This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : stupid awkward person; CF. elf
oaf...sounds like uff..and when you see a ugly awkward person..you say..uff ufff..uff kyo mil gaya ye!!1
An OAF is like a LOAFER (Hindi) an awkward person.
wolf (oaf)- awkward and stupid person
oaf - like a bread loaf- stupid and dud
oak..he is so stupid; he is spelling oak wrong
Short Definition : solemn promise; blasphemous use of sacred words to express strong feelings; swear-word; Ex. ``For Christ's sake''
Oath - Truth somewhat rhyming...
Oath = O at hall of ceremony.
Short Definition : crushed oats used for making porridge
Pori Edge lo kurchoni Oatmeal tinipistundi
Short Definition : stubborn; refusing to change one's belief
OB+DURA(RELATE IT TO WORD DURABILITY)..SO anything which has durability..has the resisting power, and something which can resist, is stubborn.
OB+DU+RATE realate it as AB(OB) RATE DoUble ho gaya,and the seller was very STUBBORN about that
durate -duration There will be a period(duration) in everyone's life when we will be very obdurate(i.e, stubborn )..
Obdurate - Try reading as "Odd - along - duration" :Means stubborn
ob = negative durate = through out duration of life
OBDURATE...CONSIDER DURATE, MEANS DUREX BED,IT IS VERRYY SOFT AND COMFORTABLE AND OBDURATE MEANS HARD...
OBstinate DURATion = stubborn over time, persistently stubborn
finance people stubborn to collect the due rate
A person who is OBDURATE is both OBtuse and DURAble.
Obdurate means stubborn or 'harden'. See 'duro' in durability. Also the spell Hermione used to harden the tapestry is 'duro'!
O.B is a tampon brand. So split ob + durability= Ob will absorb all the blood.so long durable
Short Definition : bow (to show respect and obedience)
divide this word...into .....obei which sounds like obey and+sance which sounds like saints.....and when we obey saints we show them respect.
obeisance rhymes with obey(obedient) sons...so obedient sons alwaya RESPECT their elders
On the lines of preetisoni: remember OBEY-STANCE (position) - the position of Obeying is BOWING!
nuns show obedience to the priest
OBEISANCE sounds like obedience i.e means respect.
Short Definition : tall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid
oblisk sound like oblique (slanted).... here faces are kept oblique so tht at top tapering ll happen...something like pyramid...
tall structure near white house is an obelisk..
oblique+sky,oblique sides facing the sky ,hope it helps
obelisk - o bell is narrow or tapering end at top.
Do google image search for this word. you will never forget it.
Short Definition : excessively fat; N. obesity
relate it to obesity
O a big seat - fat
ob+vieously+ese(EASE)..so FAT people are obviously not at ease
ï‚§ Ob + ease ---> off + ease : fat persons are out off ease.
Short Definition : confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand
ob (ab---now) FUSCATE = fuss + create To deliberately create a fuss about an issue to make it hard to understand and hard to understand.
obFUScate-- same as conFUSe
If you can't solve a confusing problem you say "AHH.. FUCK IT" and move on
Fuse bulb put you in dark now.
a confuse create
OBstruct the VIEWS (fus) from CATE so she becomes confused and distracted.
Etymologically, Latin obfuscare, from ob- + fuscare (â€œdarkenâ€).
O is it a fus(fungus) cake, cause confusion
Short Definition : death notice (esp. in a newspaper); ADJ.
ob+to+worry when u see a death notice u worry!!!!
abe churi(bangles)tod dal because you have seen death notice of your husband in newspaper
ob + it + u + ary ---> of + it + u + worry --> you worry at somebodyâ€™s death news.
obituary - o pity u r aunty passed away, I saw in news paper.
Short Definition : not influenced by emotions; fair; N: goal; aim