This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : obligated; indebted; owing thanks; obliged or indebted from gratitude
beholden --be+hold--> HOLDING somebody's feet to THANK him.
BEHOLDEN=(BE)st thing in someone's HOLD. so u r in a moral obligation to give him what he wants and get ur precious thing back. always try to make a story out of a word. best of luck
someone HOLDed your hand all through yr difficult times.. so u are now indebted and obligated to him.
Famous line "Beauty lies in the eye of BEHOLDER",who is thankful, indebted.
Short Definition : harp on; dwell on tediously; explain or go over excessively or to a ridiculous degree; assail verbally; beat severely; attack physically
Imagine boss saying "you be labour" : he is criticizing, verbally attacking
divide this word like be(means to exist)+labor--laborer (person who does the labour)so if someone is working as a labourer at some place, they are generally thrashed verbally by their seniors and higher officers.
Have you heard EMINEM busting elvis presley in his raps. so that's it BELABOR--(B)usting (EL)vis ABhORantly.the meaning is to verbally assail smeone
belabor== be a labor/labour(worker) which are physically n mentally harrsed.
The meaning simply resembles the word "BLABBER"
replace the 'b' with 'r' and u have 'relabor' which can be remembered as follows:"I've already LABORED enough to make my points, I don't wanna RELABOR and repeat them all over again
Relate it with labourers or poor workers at the construction sites.They generally thrash their bosses verbally at the site.
kyun itna bakwaas kar ke mera dimaag bel rahi hai aur mujhe bor kar rahi hai chup kar nahi to main tujhe bahut belabor (verbal assault,assail) karunga
"BELA BORe" .. so wen u bore someone.. u r belabored!
Short Definition : delayed
Divide it like--be+lated ~ belated is being late or delayed.
we says belated happy b'day on next day means delayed
Short Definition : besiege or attack (with an army); harass; beset
not able to withstand the HARASSMENT of the senior players the new player opted to BE out of the LEAGUE
The opponent team attacked Dhanraj Pille to keep him out of the premier hockey LEAGUE
rem as bully-ger...we all are aware of bullies in school...the strong boys who pester and terrorize others..
BE +League= In rugBY LEAGUE ,opponents attack each other.(give stress on last 2 word of rugBY,it soungs like BE,and in totality :rug By(BE)league)
the australians beleaguered harbhajan singh.
beleaguer== in barclays premier league man utd. harass everyone.
BELEAGUER(Pronounce as bullyger)bully + german -- german was bullying other countries during hitlers dictatorship..
Be an Awami leaguer and attack people, harass girls.
BE+LEAGUEer....my senior warned me to be in his league lest he would harass me
BEsiege + pLAGUE = BELEAGUER
be+league--- someone forcefully says BE in LEAGUE, so PUTTING IN DIFFICULT SITUATION
boys parents where training him so that he should BE selected in the LEAGUE
Short Definition : contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
belie has lie.
be(make) lie. IF you make lies you will negate (or misrepresent) the truth.
belies - what lies behind is something false, than what appears on the outlook.
read as be + lier
BELIE means to try to convince someone to BELIEve a LIE.
be-lie = Below lies something else, you have a false impression
if someone belies the facts , he is presenting a LIE BEfore you
The "Bee" "lied" that he doesn't sting people when he has killed over 1 million people.
Lie about someone's being - belie
Short Definition : disparage; depreciate
be+little-->if u tell someone to 'be little',it is like deprecating them to be only 'small'
be+little -- be little in value, depreciate ~ In recent days the value of dollar has depreciated a lot.
belittle: in tamil its like saying ADANGURIYA !!!! so be little.. so ur disparaging them