Suggested Wordlists



This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.

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Short Definition : conducive to good health; Ex. healthful mountain air

(adj) conducive to good health of body or mind
Example Sentence
  • a healthful climate
  • a healthful environment
  • healthful nutrition
  • healthful sleep
  • Dickens's relatively healthful exuberance

(adj) free from filth and pathogens
Synonyms : sanitary
Example Sentence
  • sanitary conditions for preparing food
  • a sanitary washroom


Short Definition : possessing good health; healthful

(adj) having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease
Example Sentence
  • a rosy healthy baby
  • staying fit and healthy

(adj) financially secure and functioning well
Example Sentence
  • a healthy economy

(adj) promoting health; healthful
Synonyms : good for you , salubrious
Example Sentence
  • a healthy diet
  • clean healthy air
  • plenty of healthy sleep
  • healthy and normal outlets for youthful energy
  • the salubrious mountain air and water
  • carrots are good for you

(adj) exercising or showing good judgment
Example Sentence
  • healthy scepticism
  • a healthy fear of rattlesnakes
  • the healthy attitude of French laws
  • healthy relations between labor and management
  • an intelligent solution
  • a sound approach to the problem
  • sound advice
  • no sound explanation for his decision

(adj) large in amount or extent or degree
Example Sentence
  • it cost a considerable amount
  • a goodly amount
  • received a hefty bonus
  • a respectable sum
  • a tidy sum of money
  • a sizable fortune


Short Definition : person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)

(noun) someone who tries to embarrass you with gibes and questions and objections
Synonyms : badgerer

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for heckler

rhymes with the meaning goes as one who verbally assaults Jews
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by imajeeth

generally a abusive person shouts at most of the people "WHAT THE HECK?" so a person who is abusive uses this statement, hence a HECKLER!
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by dornap

Mr. Heckles of FRIENDS always harasses everyone verbally.
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by elfascinating

"Hakle" are often hecklers ..... no offense guys....just a mnemonic...
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by shavarna.jiit

paresh rawal in judaai movie was a heckler :D
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by rasika

a heckler should become hackla( in hindi a person who can't speak fluently)
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by souravkhanna


Short Definition : one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life; CF. hedonism: practice of living one's life purely for pleasure

(noun) someone motivated by desires for sensual pleasures
Synonyms : pagan , pleasure seeker

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hedonist

hey..don... is.. hedonist...don enjoys all the pleasures of life so he believes in pleasure as the aim of life
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by vevin1986

hedonist="He"(reference to God)+"Don't" +"Exist"->someone who doesn't believe in the existence of God and is only interested in the pleasures as the sole aimof life
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by melancholica

I dont heed GOd.
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by rakei

hedonist = head + on + his; i.e. some one taking pleasure by putting head on his arm.
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by shaktipada


Short Definition : pay attention to; N: close attention

(noun) paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people)
Example Sentence
  • his attentiveness to her wishes
  • he spends without heed to the consequences

(verb) pay close attention to; give heed to
Synonyms : listen , mind
Example Sentence
  • Heed the advice of the old men

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for heed

heed sounds like seed - If you sow a seed and do not (heed) pay close attention to it by watering and giving manure ... it will not grow and flower in future.
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by khushi5

sounds like he hind it with kind attention
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by neel_desai2000

hey this sounds like heap. now many times my mom gives me a heap of rice to see if it has any insects in it. now u gotta that stuff gingerly.
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by friendofafriend

Heed is the Need of everyone... Everyone wants attention of others...
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by rajeevakarv

He gave a keen HEED while purchasing the WEED
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by h_buzz

HEED - Think of HEAR means listening and paying attention to something
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by ipavan57

read it as close attention to mind ur HEAD...
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by l.k.sandra


Short Definition : not noticing; disregarding

(adj) marked by or paying little heed or attention
Synonyms : unheeding
Example Sentence
  • We have always known that heedless self-interest was bad morals; we know now that it is bad economics
  • heedless of danger
  • heedless of the child's crying

(adj) characterized by careless unconcern
Synonyms : reckless
Example Sentence
  • the heedless generosity and the spasmodic extravagance of persons used to large fortunes
  • reckless squandering of public funds

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for heedless

relate it to headless ...a headless person can't notice anything..
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by gre_guru

sounds like NEEDLESS, a person who doesn't need something, he doesn't notice it either
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by iamkrazee

seedless - no need to notice the seed while having it
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by sansecretcp

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