This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : long life; long duration
VIT- taking vitamins gives you longevity.
longe(long)+vity(vive, vit..means..life)...so some one bless you with saying LIVE LONG.
long + "live"ty...living long...
Short Definition : act of keeping watch; high place commanding a wide view; person who keeps watch
Short Definition : appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
it sounds like 'zoom', so even when you zoom a picture or photo it enlarges & if you zoom it more it gets a bit distorted
danger "loomed" large.. a common phrase
we have looming factories where clothes are weaved.. it has large large machines...
"Handloom" cloths are brought to shape with hands
Short Definition : gallop slowly
elope = lope with an e factor(electronically fast) but lope doesnt hav it so it is a slow affair
lope:- slope ...move slowly
lope = gallop
Short Definition : heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
lopsided rhymes like episodes ..the tv serials have many large episodes ...
Lopsided: more like trying to make a loop by TWISTING and TURNING a rope
Short Definition : talkative; N. loquacity
it is derived from the root word 'loqua'... which refers to SPEECH or TALK
Remember Loqua with mokka.
loquacious : loq(speech,talk)+voracious.
pickup 'lok' from this word which means people. Now think of Indian Lok Sabha where there are many loquacious politicians.
Loquacious --Loquat (Talk) + Cious sounds (She -always) â€“She is always talkative
In lokshabha people speak trivial things
loq(log)+acious(anxious)..log that is people are anxiously waiting for talking about some one