This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : falling off at a specific season or stage of growth as of leaves; Ex. deciduous tree/teeth
decide US; Decide at what time you want to be in the US; Spring or Fall semester.
if u can emember the decidious forest. here the leaves fall with respect to season,so there is a seasonal variation and there is new leaves every season.
DESCEND-uous. At the end of the growing season, the leaves descend from the trees.
All desi trees of delhi are deciduous.
desi(deci)+do(du)+ous leaves will fall down
Short Definition : kill (usually one out of ten or every tenth man); destroy or kill a large part of
deci [means 10]mate[in ,chess mate means killing a king]so it sound like killing a king in every 10 people,so to kill a king u have to kill 10 persons.so ie make killing at huge amount.
decimate->deci+ mate AIDS guy will be kill in large numbers
Deshi + mate(friends) : Rajakars were deshi mate of Pakistani force in Bangladesh. Rajakars killed a lot of men of Bangladesh.
Short Definition : decode; CF. indecipherable
CIPHER means CODE so DeCipher means DeCode
deci- this resembles decimals. if u can assume, codes in the films are in decimals. and decoded using the same.
while transferring over internet we can cipher/Decipher text
Decipher= De(detect)+ Ciher( a code)..means to detect or decode a code.
de+cyber-> DECODING internet code
Short Definition : downward slope
acclivity: upslope of a hill.. so, declivity is the downslope of a hill..
decli(DECLINE..means lowering)+CLIV(MEANS intending towards something)...so having a tendency towards lower side of something.
decline+ity ->downward slope
Short Definition : (of a dress) having a low-cut neckline; CF. d'ecolletage: low neckline (on a dress)
think a girl is wearing low neck cut dress. and u thrown a coin so that she will bend to COLLECT it.
de-collete; de means off, collete means collar. so decollete means having no collar
imagine u go to a party the which type of girls will u COLLECT ... the one with low neck line
Short Definition : decay; V. decompose: decay; break and separate into simple parts
Short Definition : proper (in behavior, conduct, or appearance)
decor.DECORATE.if you decorate your ROOM it will look proper in appearance compared to hall.
deepak+in corous will be proper in behavior, conduct, or appearance
Short Definition : propriety; orderliness and good taste in manners; appropriateness of behavior or conduct
"decor um"; decor them to make them more proper and correct
decorum -- decoration . If something is decorated everything is in order and in good manner.
Decoru....decorate....to decorate our house in Festivals is a DECORUM...
If you call someone a "dick-or-umm" at the dinner table then that is bad manners!
To be proper you must DECORATE the ballroom.
dec+or+rum he will be good in speech, behavior, dress, formal politeness, orderliness, seemliness, decency.
you have to be decorum in most of the forums otherwist you'll be thrown out.
decorum ~ accord ~ according to : approriateness of behavior
decorum(deco=decorated,rum=rum) the decorated rum looks in order and taste good