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Short Definition : poke abruptly with something sharp; punch with short blows

(noun) a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow)
Example Sentence
  • he warned me with a jab with his finger
  • he made a thrusting motion with his fist
(noun) a quick short straight punch Definition
(noun) the act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow
Synonyms : dig
Example Sentence
  • she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs
(verb) poke or thrust abruptly
Synonyms : dig poke prod stab
Example Sentence
  • he jabbed his finger into her ribs
(verb) strike or punch with quick and short blows Definition
(verb) stab or pierce
Synonyms : stab
Example Sentence
  • he jabbed the piece of meat with his pocket knife
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jab

jab(pocket)..so you poke with a knife in someone jeb(pocket)..and the others person come to know and PUNCH YOU.

jab rhymes with stab which also means to poke someone with something sharp.

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Imagine your tongue as a dagger as you take a jab at someone with your words.

job itself to beat someone with sharp tool


Short Definition : chatter rapidly or unintelligibly

(noun) rapid and indistinct speech
Synonyms : gabble jabbering
(verb) talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jabber

Jabber=Japper..in hindi jap is to pray slowly repeatedly time and again.. i.e,chatter rapidly..

jabber - blabber...

chapper chapper bolna

ther is a chat client called jabber hence jabber is to chat rappidly

jabber sounds like RAPPER..and when rapper sings, it is always difficicult to understand..same like a jabber

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jabber.com adv - Talk rapidly and excitedly but with little sense.

ber ber mat kar

Jabber text messaging client.www.jabber.org/

jabber is like GABBAR who speaks unintelligently


Short Definition : tired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite

(adj) exhausted
Synonyms : wearied
Example Sentence
  • my father's words had left me jaded and depressed
(adj) dulled by surfeit
Example Sentence
  • the amoral, jaded, bored upper classes
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jaded

jaded sounds like faded.. which means WORN OUT, WEARIED, TIRED..

(ajay) jadeja is so fatigued by his old age that he cant play cricket anymore

Jaded=J+Aded->Just Aded[ Work or Food]You will be fatigued or surfeited


Short Definition : language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk

(noun) a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)
Example Sentence
  • they don't speak our lingo
(noun) a colorless (or pale yellow or smoky) variety of zircon
Synonyms : jargoon
(noun) specialized technical terminology characteristic of a particular subject
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jargon

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in gaun (village) ppl use typical or different laguage from metro cities.

jargon : i will memorize it by cosidering ARGON element. the property of this nobel element is VERY DIFFICULT TO UNDERSTAND.

Jagron( night out)- in jagron people use religious Jargon.

If you've watched the movie Zathura, sequel of Jumanji; there were alien creatures speaking in their language called 'ZORGONS' Jargon rhymes with Zorgon

In the Jargon Village in Andaman people speak only JARGON language

jar(char in hindi) + gon(gaaon in hindi) when people of 4 gaon form a language thats jargon

We storage or keep the special languages in a JAR or a FLAGON on the shelf.


Short Definition : medical condition in which the skin, the white part of the eyes, etc. turn yellow; V: affect with jaundice; affect with prejudice, envy, or hostility; bias

(noun) yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes caused by an accumulation of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood; can be a symptom of gallstones or liver infection or anemia
Synonyms : icterus
(noun) a rough and bitter manner Definition
(verb) distort adversely
Example Sentence
  • Jealousy had jaundiced his judgment
(verb) affect with, or as if with, jaundice
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jaundice

like jhandu u can remamber it

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gre Jaundice means to be cowardly. We can relate it to jaundice is yellow.. yellow yellow dirty fellow


Short Definition : yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye

(adj) affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc
Synonyms : icteric yellow
(adj) showing or affected by prejudice or envy or distaste
Example Sentence
  • looked with a jaundiced eye on the growth of regimentation
  • takes a jaundiced view of societies and clubs
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jaundiced

Jaundiced as we know is yellowed .. so when our eyes are also yellowed we cannot see correctly .. hence pejudiced

Jaundiced rhymes with prejudiced.

mere dost ko jaundice ho gaya to wo bhaghwant ko kosne laga, and he started being prejudiced


Short Definition : trip; short journey

(noun) a journey taken for pleasure
Example Sentence
  • many summer excursions to the shore
  • it was merely a pleasure trip
  • after cautious sashays into the field
(verb) make a trip for pleasure
Synonyms : travel trip
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jaunt

Journey to your AUNT's place J-AUNT

the word itself says (jaun= should i go ... in hindi)

have a small trip with Jaya AUNTy

Joint is a slang used by weed smokers. So when people make joint they get high which can be said a pleasurable trip.

jaun ani ye!! means go and come fast in Marathi

You make a JAUNT to your favourite HAUNT

jaunt sounds like jount=JOUrNey, Trip

after coming from a JAUNT(outing) one becomes JAUNTY(very happy) :)


Short Definition : cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat

(adj) marked by up-to-dateness in dress and manners
Example Sentence
  • a dapper young man
  • a jaunty red hat
(adj) having a cheerful, lively, and self-confident air
Example Sentence
  • looking chipper, like a man...diverted by his own wit
  • life that is gay, brisk, and debonair
  • walked with a jaunty step
  • a jaunty optimist
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jaunty

remember Jonty Rhodes of the South Africa cricket team who dives carefree while fielding

SAME ....LIKE THE ABOVE ONE..JAYA aunty ..is a cheerful and pleasant lady.


when u go for a jaunt you fell lighthearted and carefree

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janti(Nepali):when you go for janti you will be lively,animated,cheerful n carefree


Short Definition : endanger; imperil; put at risk; N. jeopardy: danger

(verb) pose a threat to; present a danger to
Example Sentence
  • The pollution is endangering the crops
(verb) put at risk
Example Sentence
  • I will stake my good reputation for this
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jeopardize

sounds like leopard... leopard r now ENDANGERED species

link it with.... shanti se JIO PAR humse panga mat lena .... otherwise your life woud be JEOPARDIZED..... said the rogue..

jeo..(jai)+paradize....so why are you PUTTING JAI at risk..do you want to send him paradize(die)


Short Definition : playful remark or act; V. act or speak playfully

(noun) a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter
Synonyms : gag jape joke laugh
Example Sentence
  • he told a very funny joke
  • he knows a million gags
  • thanks for the laugh
  • he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest
  • even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point
(noun) activity characterized by good humor
Synonyms : jocularity joke
(verb) tell a joke; speak humorously
Synonyms : joke
Example Sentence
  • He often jokes even when he appears serious
(verb) act in a funny or teasing way
Synonyms : joke
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jest

Remember "JEST for laughs gags" on pogo

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Jest sounds similar to Fest (festival)..you act and speak playfully in a fest

I did "Just like that", hey don't take it seriously. JEST like that

sounds like "test". "test" the sincerity of anyone by giving playful remarks and recording the response.

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