This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : brief and to the point; using few words; terse
LAC..LACK, SO LACK OF WORDS in her speech, specify that she used very few words to portray her ideas.
La - conic There is a LAck of words in the COMIC book. (lack-comic)
LACONIC: it ends with conic... which looks like CONCISE-- using few words
LA+CONE....I asked my friend to bring a cone so that I can underline the important lines and make a speech that is laconic and to the point
La-CONIC Conic sections are shapes taken from the intersection of a plane with a cone. Cone -> Sharp point
Lac(Lack) conic (communic-ation)--- Lack in communication means speech
To <B>Lack Phonic</B>
laconicus 'of Sparta', from Greek lakonikos; because the people of ancient Sparta were famous for not using many words]
likho nic. not full
churlish is rhyming to chal-ri which means to be rude to a girl
COMIC(conic) books don't use LACs of words and use only few words as most of the things are cleared through pictures
He was not one prone to speak. His manner was LACONIC. The request was to his bar-keep. . . Three words -- â€œGin And Tonicâ€.
means lacking in words. "lacks in phonics" phonics deal with words/speech
It's a writer who gets a lack on..in other words when his lack is off he writes a lot..and when his lack is on ...he writes a little bcz he lacks many words
sound like la+ conic. french for the cone. a cone has a pointed to..hence its to the point.
laconic = lac ( lakh ) + on + ic ( integrated circuit); Lakh line programs on integrated circuit, so everthing abt the operation is concise in the chip.
Short Definition : move or develop more slowly; straggle; Ex. lag behind the rest; N.
Short Definition : slow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
LUGGARD is the same as SLUGGARD... SOMEONE WHO IS VERY SLOW.
lag....legs.....+gard(guard)...so your security guard move very slowly and doesn't use his legs to move fast.....sluggish at his work
concentrate on lag, one who always lag behind the others means slow and sluggish.
laggard (lag+gaurd) so gaurd should not be slow or sluggish
Laggard(Nigger+lags) :niggar means a black person,h always lags behind...i am aganist racism,just to remember the word
1) interpret LAGG as LIKE A SLUG thus laggard means slow like a slug 2) laggard means slow and a laggard person always lags behind in the work
reminds me of Matthew Hoggard- English fast bowler who was very slow on the field...
Short Definition : shallow body of water or lake near a sea; lake separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefs
lagoon sounds similar to monsoon ... when it rains a lot the pits nearby the coastal area is flooded with water , and form a lagoon !
Short Definition : laypersons; laymen; persons not connected with the clergy
LAck of pieTY (piety refers to church or religion; clergy) hence person not connected with clergy
laity sounds like late..he...to church so lack of divine towards prayer
Short Definition : grieve; express sorrow; N. lamentation
lament = l[amen]t => we lament the death by saying 'amen'
lament ... We express sorrow if a great movie has a lame(lam) end(ent) ...
lame + end... sad that his life ended so lame. maybe we should sing a song to commemorate him
Short Definition : ridicule; N: written attack ridiculing or satirizing a person, group, or institution
LAMPOON- if you pour oil for a LAMP with a SPOON ppl will ridicule cos for a lamp you should pour a lot of oil!!!
---kuch langoor jaisa lgta hai. aisa art jis se kisiki achi bhali shakal ko langooron jaisi bna dena lampoon---A composition that imitates somebody's style in a humorous way
if a man behaves like BABOON, then he will be subjected to LAMPOON
Lampoon rhymes with Harpoon which is a spear used for hunting....so when somebody lampoons you they hunt you with harsh satire.
Instead of using a harpoon to impale the whale, the clown used a LAMP = he used a LAMPOON.
Lamp=copy, oon=paste "copy-paste"
lamp O on - replica kept on original
Short Definition : pierce with a lance; cut into; N: spearlike weapon
Lance Klusener, who pierces the field with his shots .
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lance is similar to DANCE. And we know few ladies wear hi-hills while dancing, it is sharply pointed. They use it as their weapon sometimes :) I don't have any experience though :) Just easy to remember this word.
LANCEr the car cuts throught the air
i broke my telescope lense and the sharp edge looks like a lance
Lance Corporal --- Weapon of armed forces
if u know lance armstrong, he had cancer. Lance was used on this lance to remove tumours.