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Short Definition :

(verb) speak unfavorably about
Example Sentence
  • She badmouths her husband everywhere

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for traduce

TRADUCE - TO + REDUCE someone's good image, to slander or defame.
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He was crying again and again pointing towards me -TERA(ur) DOSH(fault)
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by userdce

to TRY to REDUCE someone's image with words.
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by dshefman

t+raduce- raduce sounds like reduce someone who is fond of tea traduces if t(ea) is reduced
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by cool_123

TRADITION+INTRODUCE = introduce some1 to the tradition of slandering(speaking unfavourably about)
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by keyurpatel87

source:Mnemonicsgurji traduce can be split as tennis + duece ( i know its farfetched but.. ) So a player on the wrong side of the decision swears at teh umpire Thus traduce=slander
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by k-electron

traduce - TREAD + ABUSE = tread on one's good image and abuse it
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by shalnew

Well u must all be familiar with transducer. Never converts energy. But always reduced in form of heat which is dissipated …hence reduced
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by abhijit@25

traduce = try to reduce, i.e they are trying to reduce your position.
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by shaktipada


Short Definition :

(noun) the sound of heavy treading or stomping
Synonyms : trampling
Example Sentence
  • he heard the trample of many feet

(verb) tread or stomp heavily or roughly
Synonyms : tread
Example Sentence
  • The soldiers trampled across the fields

(verb) injure by trampling or as if by trampling
Example Sentence
  • The passerby was trampled by an elephant

(verb) walk on and flatten
Synonyms : tramp down , tread down
Example Sentence
  • tramp down the grass
  • trample the flowers

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for trample

imagine in Pakistan a Hindu temple is trampled..(trample sounds like temple)
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by aman.khippal

TRAMPLE and CRUMPLE are rhyming words having the same meaning i.e to destroy something harshly by treading on it repeatedly.
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by pushpa_edit


Short Definition :

(noun) an untroubled state; free from disturbances
Synonyms : quiet , tranquility

(noun) a state of peace and quiet
Synonyms : quietness , quietude , tranquility

(noun) a disposition free from stress or emotion
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for tranquillity

Trans (transfer) + quality -> transfer in to quality life
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by hurricane

tranQUILL ==> PILL . we take pills to reduce our tensions and become calm.
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by chandu24

TRANQUILITY and SERENITY have a similar sound and meaning. The words mean, in a state of peace and quiet.
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by pushpa_edit

related to transquillisers and by using transquilliser the animal becomes quiet and peaceful and doesnot disturb us
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by Rohit.2204

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by sai satish

tranquillity= transform+quiet i.e. transform to quiet which is calmness, peace
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by pradipta863das88


Short Definition :

(noun) the act of transgressing; the violation of a law or a duty or moral principle
Synonyms : evildoing
Example Sentence
  • the boy was punished for the transgressions of his father

(noun) the spreading of the sea over land as evidenced by the deposition of marine strata over terrestrial strata
(noun) the action of going beyond or overstepping some boundary or limit
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for transgression

Trans + aggression....imagine the army of Pakistan aggressively crossing the Line of Control (LOC) and hence violating the law trans(=across) border.
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by saikiran

take it this way..train aggression aggression in train is against the law!!!
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by ajitvarma

(transcribe + gre) transcribe means copy, so copyin in gre is a violation of law
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by blahblah

TRANSGRESSION and VIOLATION are similar sounding words which mean, to break a rule or law.
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by pushpa_edit

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by chetan530

train on grass;so violating law or going beyond boundary as train should be on tracks not on grass
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by laaptu

In some countries, there's a sign that says:"aggregation of transsexuals is illegal"
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by shbf


Short Definition :

(noun) concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child
Example Sentence
  • she was in labor for six hours

(noun) use of physical or mental energy; hard work
Synonyms : effort , elbow grease , exertion , sweat
Example Sentence
  • he got an A for effort
  • they managed only with great exertion

(verb) work hard
Synonyms : dig , drudge , fag , grind , labor , labour , moil , toil
Example Sentence
  • She was digging away at her math homework
  • Lexicographers drudge all day long

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for travail

TRAVel - AIL...Imagine someone ailing after a long travel...repenting over the large physical and mental pain and tiredness after the travel
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by saikiran

Travel+rail....when you travel a long distance in a railway full of people you suffer from travail....
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by nileshdive

travail is work in french hence hard work
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by kaavya_3000

TRAVAIL or STRAIN - hard manual labour, stressful work.
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by pushpa_edit

travail ~ travel - If want to get a chance to travel overseas, you have to travail in your company.
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by editor1

trav+ail= ail as in ailment..which is painful.
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by ritu1018

Once the traVAIL was lifted in marriage, she had a painful childbirth
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by dncprncss

Tough(T) + Real(R) + And(a) + Vast(Va) + In(I) + Labour(L)
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by vocabIsFun

Travail = travel + ail; Become ail after travel.
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by shaktipada


Short Definition :

(noun) a comedy characterized by broad satire and improbable situations
Synonyms : farce , farce comedy

(noun) a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way
(verb) make a travesty of
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for travesty

If u think Bra(tra) as vest then it is a travesty.
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by rakei

Travesty looks like transvestite (a man dressed as a woman) and hence basically a humorous caricature of a woman.
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by selevanl

rem TRAVESTY=TARA+AVASTY. TARA AVASTY is a female mimic who is involved in travesty of actors
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by adi1489

travesty = trans + vest... change in clothes.. imitation but a poor one
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by namaskar

TRAVESTY is a MOCKERY or an absurd or distorted imitation of the original.
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by pushpa_edit

travesty - tra or trans + vest + y - trans means across or over or beyond, vest means to dress , so travesty means the act of dressing up an event over or beyond being humourous, satirical etc.
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by shalnew

A caricature of John Travolta in vest.
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