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welter

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a confused multitude of things
Definition
(verb) toss, roll, or rise and fall in an uncontrolled way
Example Sentence
  • The shipwrecked survivors weltered in the sea for hours

Definition
(verb) roll around,
Synonyms : wallow
Example Sentence
  • pigs were wallowing in the mud

Definition
(verb) be immersed in
Example Sentence
  • welter in work

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for welter

I would remember it as 'world tour'. so you are planning for a world tour, but 'confused' as where to start from, because there are quite a lot countries to be covered. Hence 'confused due to multiple things'.
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by gunjanshah

I fell into a WELL of TAR to get drenched and entangled in it.
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by pcsjith

WHEN PRONOUNCED sounds like WET in WATER....SO WHEN you went to visit sunder bans you suddently fell into mud thus you became wet due to muddy water.
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by preetisoni2411

Welter is like helter-skelter. Welter means a state of turmoil, while helter-skelter means, in a disorderly haste...thereby showing a confusion.
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by pushpa_edit

Split it up into WET(WEL)+WATER(TER).So, yu lie soaked in water with a confused look on yur face as wat to do next?
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by kulks

well - jalian waala bagh ~ 1. turmoil 2. people soaked in blood
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by friendofafriend

welter sounds like wilderness. The wilderness produces a welter of paths. When you get lost in the wilderness, you would welter about, wandering which one of the paths to go.
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by lollipop

When a WELTERweight boxer gets punched in the head, he becomes confused.
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by dshefman

During World Tour where to take SHELTER...its confusing due to multiple hotels..Hence it WELTERS choosing SHELTER during WORLd TOur...
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by bugmenot

the well+water(welter) is drinkable or not confused and it look like rolled with mud
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by sansecretcp

welter = wel + ter read in hindi . wel mai ter means kue mai tair .. swimming kar . agar aisa koi aapko kahe tohu ll confuse wot he was saying .. he is mad .
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by arun aroraaaaa

When you go to a hotel and shout " Waiter" there is a turmoil amongst the waiter. They get confused about who has been called and hence a confused multitude of things start to happen. Syn : bewildered
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by saketagrawal123

WELL (Wel) THERE(Ter) are many restaurants here that serve good food
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by perumalgandhi

pigs welter in mud as they dont have shelter.
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by jai ho

WALTER VETRIVEL- the confused chaotic satyaraj movie
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by biotechlover

whet

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) make keen or more acute
Synonyms : quicken
Example Sentence
  • whet my appetite

Definition
(verb) sharpen by rubbing, as on a whetstone
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for whet

sounds like WET, when you see a wet girl,you get stimulated
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by nileshdive

whet - tamil - வெட்டு, means to cut...it s sharpened wen cut (pencil)
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by the suspect

Whet sounds like wet. So, before using the whetstone to sharpen your knife, you have to wet it a little.
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by Administrator

sounds lik VEET:- veet stimulates hair cells to grow another is on seeing a veet gal (katrina) u get stimulated
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by shri

compare it with "wheat". Mom's persuades her child to have "wheat" that will make him more "whet/acute, sharp"
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by jinnie

wet ur clothes before washing them to stimulate washing dirt.
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by userdce

once your senses have been WHET, you no longer have to say, "What?"
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by tivoli25

When she fell asleep, she WET, washed her face to sharpen her senses
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by itspossible

whet-wet girl stimulates
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by jai ho

whodunit

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a story about a crime (usually murder) presented as a novel or play or movie
Synonyms : mystery , mystery story

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for whodunit

WHO Did this murder?? Its a WHODUNIT
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by bugmenot

wily

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) marked by skill in deception
Synonyms : crafty , cunning , dodgy , foxy , guileful , knavish , slick , sly , tricksy , tricky
Example Sentence
  • cunning men often pass for wise
  • deep political machinations
  • a foxy scheme
  • a slick evasive answer
  • sly as a fox
  • tricky Dick
  • a wily old attorney

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for wily

wily - வில்லி... in tamil...villy means villain, artful, cunning
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by the suspect

sounds like willy which means someone who wants to fulfill his will by any means. He has to be clever to do so.
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by cp.jethani

Wiley Coyote tried to trick Road Runner. (cartoon)
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by melstra

WILY=WILling to trick people what anyone wants to have
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by mamun_401@yahoo.com

WILLY(a lot of will)...WILY people are cunning
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by nileshdive

Pronounced opposite..it is 'evil'
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by theShankmaster

its look lilly .lilly is crafty,artfull girl
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by yasaswi

wily is like witty witty ppl can be crafty, artful, cunning
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by SilverLines

sounds like silly(meaning foolish and dumb): so wily is the opposite of silly meaning artful and cunning.
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by muhammadbillal

wil+y : one who has a wil and can do anything to complete his wil, WILY
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by nikhilparasher

i will memorise it as WILLY as BILLY, as when billy mkes amew sound ,its very CUNNING to me.
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by deepakranamech

Wily and slily, both are similar and they mean, cunning.
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by pushpa_edit

it sounds like willy of willy wonka movie , in which he decepts people
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by gopikrish2000

wily( vie + lily ) : he vies but puts lily flower in ear... cunning
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by lifeavi

wily = (West Indies) + lying.west indies bowlers are always using tricky method to fool the opposition batsman.
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by shaktipada

wince

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the facial expression of sudden pain
Definition
(noun) a reflex response to sudden pain
Synonyms : flinch

Definition
(verb) draw back, as with fear or pain
Synonyms : cringe , flinch , funk , quail , recoil , shrink , squinch
Example Sentence
  • she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf

Definition
(verb) make a face indicating disgust or dislike
Example Sentence
  • She winced when she heard his pompous speech

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for wince

when opposite party WINS our faCES becomes wince
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by hritupon

Wince and pinch sound somewhat similar....you winced when you were pinched.
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by pushpa_edit

it is similarly to rinse ,rinse means drown up.So we will move back,or shrink because of fear.
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by yasaswi

Remember Expressions of Vince McMahon from WWE...So like the vince ..Wince
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by roger53

if vince mc man attacks u, u shrink
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by friendofafriend

when press people try to come close to PRINCE william.he WINCED.
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by pragati_gupta

wince:- win becomes cement i.e it becomes tough.
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by shaktipada

Think past tense of win is wince, now the win at past becomes discolour.
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by shaktipada

win ce ..to win position of chief engg u have to move back suddenly
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by jai ho

rinse you will move back in sudden fear on soap may fall in eyes
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by sansecretcp

winnow

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the act of separating grain from chaff
Synonyms : sifting , winnowing
Example Sentence
  • the winnowing was done by women

Definition
(verb) separate the chaff from by using air currents
Synonyms : fan
Example Sentence
  • She stood there winnowing chaff all day in the field

Definition
(verb) blow on
Example Sentence
  • The wind was winnowing her hair
  • the wind winnowed the grass

Definition
(verb) select desirable parts from a group or list
Synonyms : cull out
Example Sentence
  • cull out the interesting letters from the poet's correspondence
  • winnow the finalists from the long list of applicants

Definition
(verb) blow away or off with a current of air
Example Sentence
  • winnow chaff

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for winnow

WINd + NOW = WINNOW so, the blowing wind helps to separate the CHAFF.
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by mamun_401@yahoo.com

WIN NOW will separate you from looser
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by mahaveerjain

sounds like binno (hindi)- sift
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by userdce

its like window,when window is opened the chaff or mud or dust will be cleaned or get seperated
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by yasaswi

Win + now... you can win now...or win + owing...owing to something you could win a prize.
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by pushpa_edit

Winnow=Wind the minnow (the lesse one the chalf) form the grain.
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by rakei

winnow = win + now i.e winning is easy when u r good in something...therefore winnow is to separate good things from bad
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by smarty_1028

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by smarty_1028

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by smarty_1028

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