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wispy

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) thin and weak
Synonyms : wisplike
Example Sentence
  • a wispy little fellow with small hands and feet

Definition
(adj) lacking clarity or distinctness
Synonyms : dim , faint , shadowy , vague
Example Sentence
  • a dim figure in the distance
  • only a faint recollection
  • shadowy figures in the gloom
  • saw a vague outline of a building through the fog
  • a few wispy memories of childhood

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for wispy

whispy=whisper...which is barely discernible..
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by deepak27_krishnakumar

Whisp for its second meaning...wispy sounds like WHISKY..u drink tht daily u become thin n weak..
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by garsone_kill

see spy in the word. spy is hidden always, so it's barely discernible.
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by cp.jethani

when the chips are WISPY they are more CRISPY
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by pragati_gupta

Wispy and risky or better still... wisp and risk...the wisp of smoke could be showing a risk of fire.
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by pushpa_edit

Wispy- Wiskey.. once we drink it.. we wont speak clearly...barely discerning.. lacking clarity
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by NelsonNishanth

wistful

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) showing pensive sadness
Synonyms : pensive
Example Sentence
  • the sensitive and wistful response of a poet to the gentler phases of beauty

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for wistful

Wistful and Wishful...Wistful = Full of longing or unfulfilled desire. Wishful = Seeking advancement or recognition.
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by rizvi

wistful ~ wristful ..havent u ever longed to have ur wrist full of bangles?
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by wingdeng

Wistful : like full of waste; Becoming sad; while rememberring
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by mamun_401@yahoo.com

He was holding his head resting on WRIST showing that he was wistful like THE THINKER by rodin . http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Thinker
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by userdce

too many wishes makes a person wistful
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by pragati_gupta

Wish Fool:He or she was foolish enough to made an impossible wish
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by itspossible

"Wasteful" - You become sad when you see how wasteful humans are.
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by anujpathania

wishful—a person is wishful, he wishes that he should have worked hard in the past.. so the meaning
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by nikhilparasher

with full - thinking about it sadly
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by sansecretcp

witticism

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter
Synonyms : humor , humour , wit , wittiness

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for witticism

Witticism rhymes with critisism. Witticism is a clever remark and critisism is a critical remark, pointing of a fault.
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by pushpa_edit

witch will make clever joking remark about her magic
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by sansecretcp

"cis" means to cut... to cut something, you must be sharp so witticisms are sharply witty.
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by ImaniOU

writhe

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling)
Synonyms : squirm , twist , worm , wrestle , wriggle
Example Sentence
  • The prisoner writhed in discomfort
  • The child tried to wriggle free from his aunt's embrace

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for writhe

it is 'write' but we have to pronounce it twisting our tongue to say 'writhe' so the meaning 'twist'
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by worldisunderme

Looks like "write the".. we must write the writhe of the Reporter who was killed by the police for WRITING THE truth or writhe looks like WRITE+HE ,and can be memorised as HE WRITE a story in which he which TWISTED the story.
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by hritupon

comes from wry which is a twisted situation
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by friendofafriend

writhe is the twisted form of write.
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by shaktipada

Writhe and gripe....you writhe (suffer) when you have a griping (colic pain) pain.
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by pushpa_edit

Writhe:~(writha/wrutha/wrudha)manava(an old man): a old man always walks in a shaky way/twisted way/about to fall manner, as a prisoner who walks after getting heavily punished as nagarjuna in ramadasu,with all crusts and trufs.
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by NarenSuri

writhe is the twisted form of writhe.
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by shaktipada

write ke bichme h aya so woh thoda twist hua.writHe
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by jai ho

zephyr

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a slight wind (usually refreshing)
Synonyms : air , breeze , gentle wind
Example Sentence
  • the breeze was cooled by the lake
  • as he waited he could feel the air on his neck

Definition
(noun) (Greek mythology) the Greek god of the west wind
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for zephyr

Jeep + Hire= u will hire a jeep for having some gentle breeze
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by tamaltanu

Zephyr==ze phy r Concentrate on Phy stands for physical fitness or health. And wht do we need most for good health ? we need fresh air.
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by vijaychauhan55

Zephyr = Ze + Phyr ~ sounds like the-fire; A slight wind could help in spreading fire by blowing it in a certain direction.
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by saba

Zephyrus was god of the west wind in Greek mythology. Zephyr is a west wind breeze.
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by dncprncss

last word in barrons...congrats to all those who completed 3500 words...verbal 600+ guaranteed! :)
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by Thisisnotme

Zephyr is like respire...Zephyr means air and respire means to breathe, therefore you breathe in the air..hence relating the words to each other
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by editor1

If you use the type of soap named Zest then you feel like having breeze.
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