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Short Definition : loquacious; wordy; talkative; N. garrulity

(adj) full of trivial conversation
Synonyms : chatty , gabby , loquacious , talkative , talky
Example Sentence
  • kept from her housework by gabby neighbors

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for garrulous

(garrulous can be related to girls when pronounced)and girls talk more than boys
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by gre_guru

"Girls, rule us!" They rule us in their ability to talk non-stop about nonsensical matter...
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by itspossible

sounds like careless... means careless chatter
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by maddy232323

GARbage-like and unRULy non-stop chatter.
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by joeyessoe

garrulous... think of a "gorilla".. and now think of a fat gorrila like person who chats a lot.!!!and sucks a lot
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by boybluffs

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by itspossible

it can remembered as girls are less because they talk nonsense!!
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by funnyhitler

gaer(unknown people) logo se baat karti hai, garrulous girl.
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Short Definition : art and science of preparing and serving good food; CF. gastronome

(noun) a particular style of cookery (as of a region)
Example Sentence
  • New England gastronomy

(noun) the art and practice of choosing and preparing and eating good food
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gastronomy

Gastronomy sounds like whenever guests cum to our home we serve them gud food.....
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by manveen_hunjan

Ok,it goes sum wat with this: GASTRIC , so if U r given GOOD, DECENT food, am sure nothing like that will happen! Try eating lots of potato chips and cold drink, then tell me wat was the result :) ;) :)
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by gatz_funky

GAS+TRO+NOMY.nomy is arts of science.using gas we prepare science of preparing food.
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by manoj0909


Short Definition : clumsy (in social behavior); coarse and uncouth

(adj) lacking social polish
Synonyms : graceless , unpolished
Example Sentence
  • too gauche to leave the room when the conversation became intimate
  • their excellent manners always made me feel gauche

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gauche

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by sanjeev

it is pronounced 'gosh' O my Gosh!!- she reacted to his gauche behaviour.
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by amit251285

gauchy sounds like gochy(dothy weared by old people)in modern days wearing gochy is clumsy or awkward
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by crazylooks

South American GAUCHOS (cowboys) lack grace.
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by dshefman

Sound like Gosh.. somewon who eat GOSHT lacks social values
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by cheeka449

GAUCHE=GAAV+CHE. CHE, he is from GAAV, he is tactless/dont have the grace.
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by biotechlover

Tanya Gosh(gauche) is a clumsy girl who always spilt coffee over others while serving.
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by NikhilAgl

similar to gaucherie
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by nikhilparasher

gavache lok
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by swap.kamble

gauche sound like douche(douchebag)..
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by gregarious gary


Short Definition : flashy; showy

(noun) (Britain) a celebratory reunion feast or entertainment held a college
(adj) tastelessly showy
Example Sentence
  • a flash car
  • a flashy ring
  • garish colors
  • a gaudy costume
  • loud sport shirts
  • a meretricious yet stylish book
  • tawdry ornaments

(adj) (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display
Synonyms : flashy , jazzy , showy , sporty

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gaudy

sounds like god[l]y when god appears we can see flash lights at back of his head so it is flashy
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by crazylooks

GAUDY sounds like ROUDY and proudy people tend to show off and are often very flashy.
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by himanshu dhumash

gaudy sounds like Audi the new audi S8..u kno how it looks..!!
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by vinaynitrkl

gaudy sounds like GOURI(the name og a lady) is very flashy.
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by deepakranamech

gaudy goody goldy
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by it's_me

Sounds like Body.. And some people like to flash or show their body !
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by siduchiha


Short Definition : lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren

(adj) very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
Example Sentence
  • emaciated bony hands
  • a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys
  • eyes were haggard and cavernous
  • small pinched faces
  • kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gaunt

Gaunt = g + aunt Imagine you have an aunt and you know generally they are your aunt want to get slimmer...c likes to emaciate..
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by prakasharyal

G[rand] AUNT, or imagine as G[reat grand] AUNT... is generally lean and weak due to old age.
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by shubham204

if someone haunts u , u become gaunt
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by arshnagpal

relate it with "jaunt" which means a trip, after returning from trip u feel weak, emaciated
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by yeshraj2589

jaunty: playful,cheerful (remember Jonty Rhodes) gaunt: thin (jonty was thin and very fit)
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by jay_gandhi

sounds like haunt.. haunted bye voldemort memories harry face was gaunt
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by kranthiiscool

Enrique Iglesias has a gaunt face.
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by NikhilAgl

gaunt=ghanta=penis....its thin bony and got it??;)
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by hardikmodi

relate it to "quant". If u r weak(emaciate) in quant it means u r gaunt
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by lokeshraghuram

GAUN(gone) Thin
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by rkhapare


Short Definition : hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.

(noun) a small mallet used by a presiding officer or a judge
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gavel

Rhymes with gravel (small stone) : To break gravel, you need a gavel(hammer)
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by bisent

A hammer like tool or gavel turns rock into gravel
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by nic42991

sound like travel when u travel u carry a wooden hammer for saftey against thiefs
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by crazylooks

in an auction a gavel is struck to announce that the item has been sold or given--->gaven--->gavel
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by friendofafriend

gavel=girl(g)+travel = when a girl travel she used to have a hammerlike tool for self protection
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by somabrata

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