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aloof

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) remote in manner
Synonyms : distant , upstage
Example Sentence
  • stood apart with aloof dignity
  • a distant smile
  • he was upstage with strangers

Definition
(adv) in an aloof manner
Example Sentence
  • the local gentry and professional classes had held aloof for the school had accepted their sons readily enough

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for aloof

aloof:aloo(potato)+f..u like aloo so mom keeps it "apart" for u..it is "reserved" for u
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by K.NAGAABHISHEK

Aloof (ALOne in the rOOF), when some is alone in the roof, he is at distance from other members of house.
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by yourbikash

aloof~ a roof; Alone on roof top !!
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by gatz_funky

aloof- imagine you cant call anyone you are lone and apart so first while you call someone you say "alo" no answer so you say "of" nobody answering you are apart and reserved - alo+of
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by Tural

consider aloof is pronounced as a+lu...we always keep lu area apart from the home so that it will not create any problem in daily life
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by sumi12344

ALOOF = ALO + OF; ALOO OF STORE IS ALWAYS STORED IN COLD STORE.
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by shaktipada

ALOOF<===> अलग/दूर (pr. \\alag/dur \\ )[Adjective] Example:He keeps himself aloof from politics. ALOOFNESS<===> दूरी (pr. \\duri \\ )[Noun] Example:He is subjected to criticism due to his aloofness from his collegues.
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by tpant

u r aloo(potato) so f*** o**
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by ashu_wanna_own_gre

aloo+off...stay away fom aloo..keep distance from aloo,or else you will become fat
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by cnbhaskar55

aloof=a+loofer as he is a loofer he is seperated from others
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by bhargavputumbaka

altercation

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) noisy quarrel
Synonyms : affray , fracas

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for altercation

A little bit of basic chemistry understanding is needed for this : Alter + cation : if you alter (change) cation, it will become anion... and there is always a dispute between cation and anion. (Both are of opposite nature)
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by Administrator

When taken alteration of physical things like, cutting of clothes,marble,wood(by carpenter) there is always lots of noise. Isn't it?
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by gatz_funky

altered ~ alter (means to change); When things are altered without telling the elders, then there may arise a noisy quarrel.
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by sriharisharma

ALTERCATION (Altering conversation) Imagine a peaceful conversation altering into a noisy quarrel (as in group discussion)
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by saikiran

alter something without asking gets mother angry
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by maleceleb

Altercation also means " an angry argument". All those words in that definition begin with the letter, a. In that case, it is alliteration. alliteration sounds like altercation.
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by SarahSmile768

ALTER+CAKE...when your birthday cakes are altered, you will be having disagreement or quarrel with the owner of the bakery....
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by nileshdive

altercation- imagine you alter your cat with another animal because it make noisy quarrel with your dog
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by Tural

altering opinion makes altercation
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by ok_2pro

For the crazy couple, the alternate form of love conversation is fight.
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by paula_3004

ALTERCATION<===> झगड़ा (pr. \\jhagaDDa \\ )[Noun] Example:Altercations between Neena and Tina are quite common.
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by tpant

Altercation - Alter(other)+Cat = Two cats are fighting
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by Gaurav.Chaudhary

altruistic

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) showing unselfish concern for the welfare of others
Synonyms : selfless

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for altruistic

al+tru.. someone who is always true i.e. somelike Gandhiji.. unselfish concern for welfare of others
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by abhims2

all tru(i)st. i.e. all trust to such a person who is unselfish or selfless
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by ranjits24

altruistic ~ all + true; a person with true heart for others is altruistic.
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by sriharisharma

Someone who is AL(l)TRU(e)-ISTIC . i mean who is all true is always more concerned in general welfare like our Great Mother Teresa .
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by kool4Gre

ALTRUISTIC<===> परोपकारी (pr. \\paropakari \\ )[Adjective] Example:She is an altruistic social worker.
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by tpant

ameliorate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) to make better
Synonyms : amend , better , improve , meliorate
Example Sentence
  • The editor improved the manuscript with his changes

Definition
(verb) get better
Synonyms : better , improve , meliorate
Example Sentence
  • The weather improved toward evening

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ameliorate

Ameli (Imli) improves the taste of food.
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by bhardwajrk

In movie Amelie, Amelie tries to improve other's life.
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by Administrator

Take the suffix 'rate'. With the increase in product rate it's quality will also improve.
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by meduriswetha

"ae"+ "melio"+ "re"(meet me) lets meet to improve relations
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by amandeepchugh

Aam(Mango)+ lio(Take) + rate(@ less rate).. Cheap mangoes.. makes it Better ;)
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by ss81089

Sounds a bit like deteriorate which means 'to lessen or degrade'. Here 'a' negates the meaning. Hence it means 'to better'
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by sahana

deteriorate = degrade ameliorate = improve
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by mehramansi

AMUL RATE- with shortage of milk, AMUL is increasing milk RATE
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by userdce

AME(she)+LI(literacy)+RATE...(shes improving literacy rate by teaching..
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by baddu

Amelio-rate is to make it more-great
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by Yank

Amelia R. ate Kate's improving cake to help her make it more great!
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by memory man

After polishing off the meal we ate, Amelia rated Its overall quality, saying it might be ameliorated If dusted with imported Parmesan, freshly grated And by having the entrée more attractively plated. JBG 12/27/10
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by thebookie3

SOUND LIK AMLA.WHICH IS GOOD/BEETER FOR HEALTH
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by ckhan1987

AMELIORATE<===> सुधारना (pr. \\sudharana \\ )[Verb] Example:The army has been called to ameliorate the city situation.
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by tpant

amenable

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) disposed or willing to comply
Synonyms : conformable
Example Sentence
  • someone amenable to persuasion

Definition
(adj) readily reacting to suggestions and influences
Synonyms : tractable
Example Sentence
  • a responsive student

Definition
(adj) open to being acted upon in a certain way
Example Sentence
  • an amenable hospitalization should not result in untimely death
  • the tumor was not amenable to surgical treatment

Definition
(adj) liable to answer to a higher authority
Example Sentence
  • the president is amenable to the constitutional court

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for amenable

Amen is a word used in islam and christinity. meaning of which is i agree. So amenable means something able to be agreed.
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by abhims2

A+MAN+ABLE....a man is able to succeed if he is open and responsive to suggestion....
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by nileshdive

a MEN ABLE - ABLE MEN are obedient,compliant,readily managed,etc. (are amenable)
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by sriharisharma

Amenable -> Ammendable -> Ammendment. Ammendment is a CHANGE to law. Amenable means willing to change.
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by dshefman

amenable sounds like AMAN (peace)+ ABLE. So obedient people are amenable .
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by dips

consider amenable as a+mend+able. which can be easily influenced or easily controlled.
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by srinivasraja54

"mend"able person
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by ok_2pro

AMENABLE<===> जवाबदेही/आज्ञाकारी/वश्य (pr. \\javabadehi/Ajnyakari/vashy \\ )[Adjective] Example:An employee is amenable to the officer.
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by tpant

amicable

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) characterized by friendship and good will
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for amicable

amicable ~ am + I + cable; there is a cable (friendly connection) between me (I) and him
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by poornashashank430

amicable= tkae mic means microphone which always makes sound and opposite of it is peaceful.
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by sandysuhy

Amicable: A Mic on the tAble (an unused mic is always peaceful)
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by kartikey31

a+mic+able.mic is able to produce noises...a negates the meaning...hence peaceful
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by manoj0909

amicable = a(not)+ mic(microphone)+ able..if a mic is not able den it is peaceful...
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by aka.bhagvanji

the word reminds of "mic"key mouse who is friendly
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by sharpspecial007

am i cable:Movie Cable Guy and the friendly nature of Jim Carrey i.e. amicable
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by laaptu

ammi(mother) cable wale se politely, in a friendly manner se baat kar rahi hain because the cable wala has the power to cut the cable!!!!!
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by SDV

AMICABLE<===> मित्रवत् (pr. \\mitravat \\ )[Adjective] Example:The two parties do not seem to reach an amicable settlement. AMICABLE<===> मैत्रीपूर्ण (pr. \\maitripurN \\ )[Noun]
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by tpant

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