This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : generosity; ADJ. magnanimous: generous
magNANIMAous, NANI MA in hindi, is always "generous" to us
"magnanimity" = "magna"(magnet = attract)+"enemity" =those who attracts his enemy too ,,, are "generous , kind"
MAGNA super market is so "generous" that its raining offers on the customers
animosity means enemity , And Ma can never show animity , she is always generous
Short Definition : person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate
like a magnet.. attracts people and hence influences..
People mistake and call this: "business magnet".
a good business man is a MAGNET for money.
Short Definition : boastful; pompous
magni(means large, big, a lot of(especially of showing)) + eloquent (some one who can speak well)....people who try to show off verbally are very pompous people.
"loqu" refers to speaking e.g., grandiloquous, magniloquous, loqacious etc.,
MAGNIFIED(MAGNIFIED) + LOQUACIOUS (LOQUENT).it means the person who is LOQUACIOUS,says the story in MAGNIFIED & POMPOUS/BOASTFUL way.
Short Definition : greatness (in size or extent); extent
Short Definition : mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
sounds like 'MAYHEM' which means violence.
sound like" my aim"......an accident happened when i was driving my car but believe me my aim was not to maim her......i did not do it intensionally to her ...i never wanted to disable her.
my aim is to help disable and crippled people
in Miami they fight with guns ..
Short Definition : temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
When u dont have shift in d factory(emergency), u make it,i.e TEMPORARILY arrange it. Makeshift
Short Definition : clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
mal(means bad at doing something)+adroit(it means skillful ).......and someone who is bad at skills in his known area ,considered a maladroit person
maladroit== mal (bad) + adroit(skillful) therefore maladroit means person having no skill, he musta be clumsy.
this mnemonic is in hindi....as this word sound like..mala+ad(aaj)+roi+t........mala aaj roi thi because her boss scolded her for not working skillfully and carefully
mala +droit( its a french word for right hand ...)and right hand people are considered as skillful and clever........so mala is droit girl.
ADROIT means skilful but if a person is not skilled he is a MALADROIT.
Short Definition : illness
mala D is a pill ( contraceptive ):: and you take pills when you become ill.
Malaria is a type of malady
sounds like mal +lady...........mal(means not in good state or in bad condition)+lady...........means.a lady who is ill
It denotes a girl with a defect in reproduction.
Malady rhymes with Melody, the chocolate. Excessive consumption of chocolate will make you fall ill
when ur in malady, hear melody songs...!!!
What to call her a maal or a lady was a malady!
my lady has become ILL....
Mal(bad)+ Body; so illness