This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : like a lion
leon...sounds like lion+nine....so if u are hearing the sounds of nine lion..
Short Definition : deadly
LEATH resembles LEAd to deaTH so as LETHAL.
in hindi thal means land so something that let u LIE ON THAL is lethal
let-hal = let (lying on floor ) hal ~ hall. so people are lying DEAD in HALL, what a deadly seen.
"lethal", "fatal", "mortal" mean deadly
sounds like brothal...which is deadly
Short Definition : drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
Sounds like alergic. When you have lack of interest in doing something i.e. alergy
Let(Leg,LAAT) + har(haar) + gic(gayi) >>> legs ya laatein haar jane ke baad we get tired and loose energy to walk and get lazy and wanna go to bed as soon as possible..
Short Definition : earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding; CF. raise
levee..(sounds like level..) we LEVEL the land ,with LEVEE so that there is no seep of water(..flooding..)
it also means a reception. u take LEAVE to participate in a levee
sounds like leaven which means to raise
levee = level + e; level is always down on river side to control the flow of water
Short Definition : rise and float in the air (especially by magical means); CF. light
levitate sounds like meditate ... when you do meditation and yoga .. you feel like floating in the air ... which is magical !
(it is vague) Balloon : LEAVE IT and it will float
Levitate = Lite Weight which will definitely float
Magician Chris Angel!! Need I say more...
Short Definition : lack of seriousness or steadiness; frivolity; lightness of manner
lev(leave)+it+y(.yaar)..you casually leave things without any seriousness
lev+ity..together sounds like leave+take...so you take a leave whenever you want..thats shows that you are not serious about your furure.
in telugu, levu, means 'not present' ... no seriousness..
Causal like LEVIS jeans.
Short Definition : impose (a fine); collect (a payment); impose or collect (a tax); Ex. levy a tax on tobacco
Traffic Police catches you breaking signal and says LE(le)+VY(Bhai) chalaan. chal tax de. So he LEVIED the tax on you
sounds like 'Navy' a branch of Army. Imagine you are 'Recruiting' new soldiers in Navy.
when you kill a kiwi(levy) bird ,you will be imposed with heavy amount of fine
I cannot LEVY this HEAVY LEVY=I cannot "Collect/Demand" this heavy "TAX"
Short Definition : lustful
Lewd sounds like NUDE....done(seeing which one becomes lustful)