This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : of or suitable for a palace; magnificent
Read it: palashial i.e., like a palace.
'palat' in hindi means 'turn' we'l be turning again and again to see a magnificient thing!
in hindi palatial (pala- shi -el)palat ke dekhshe is so beautiful ie magnificent)
Think that: Shial (Fox) was pala (pet) in an ancient palace.
Short Definition : study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents
paleonto(get the feeling of word plant and pale..so plant(and animals too) when it dies becomes pale and the remains of it are known as fossils,+logy(means study)..so study of fossils known as paleontology.
paleontology = pale (dull) + eon (age) + to + logy(study) = dull age means prehistoric life's study
ROSS IS a PALEONTOLOGIST,Always talks about dinosours ,fossils,blah blah blah
pehle(pele) ki padai(logy).
Short Definition : board on which painter mixes pigments(coloring matters)
sounds like plate...the plate on which painters mix paints...
to paint something painter ko sabse pehle lette banani padti hai...so palette
palATE -> roof of the mouth palETTE ->board on which painter mixes pigments palLET -> small,poor bed
Short Definition : parchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased
limp + sets -> sets of paper that has gone limp due to erasing and rewriting.
you wrote a phone number on your palm and after an hour you wrote address on same palm with previous no. slightly visible...
palm(or phamplet)gone limp by rewriting and rubbing...
my midget PAL was a victim of incest, wait, cross out n and c and change that to iMPSest
Pa(piece)+limp(about to erased or vanished )+set=piece is used for set which is about to erase or vanish
Short Definition : become boring; grow tiresome
A Song from Lage Raho Munna Bhai "Pall Pall Pall Pall Har pal Har Pal Kaise katega pal" If you are bored then you say "Kaise Katega Pall Har Pall"
Appall::- one is appalled by boring things.
pal+l...so your pals are becoming boring day per day.
Alsoe Pale :: as something becomes plae after much use, a jocke beacomes Boring after u have heard it many times. tahts the meaning:: to become less interesting
pall = poll = the thing like indian election poll = boring and tiresome
in appall we can see pall that means we get shocked by the news and daunt ourselves
pall -means time and actually time becomes noticeable and lengthy when you are bored
Short Definition : small poor bed; Ex. straw pallet
pal(PALANG)+let(LIE DOWN or latena)...read let as"late" in hindi....so you lie on a bed...But the bed is pallid.
Pall means grow tired. Thus after feeling tired one sleeps on a bed. Thus pallet is a small bed.
How similar pallet with palonko(in bangla means cot). Pallet is not that much aristocratic like palonko rather poor as SMALL BED
My hamster eats pellets (sounds like pallet) and sleeps on straw ( a poor bed).
remember the movie "PA".the word is pallet.sounds like pa let.in hindi means pa let ja take rest but where,on a bed.but the bed is too poor.
Short Definition : ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
palli+ate.I was hungry,had pain in the stomach,so ate some palli(groundnut).It eased the pain but didn't cure it.
a friend = a PAL will ALLEVIATE your pain.
PALL+I+ATE..ease pain.. PALL means become borin.. u got bored of the pain..fed up of it..so u ATE it..to ease the pain..
pal(friend) + ate(lessen) >>> a friend always LESSEN OUR PAIN when it grows a lot
now here a latin root could help fix few words. Pallere means concealed. cloaked hence something which has become pale . u can find this root in words: palliate: to ease or cloak pain without curing. pall: become pale >less intresting after much
Pall when sick I ate something and i felt better ... same will happen with you.
Short Definition : pale; wan; Ex. pallid complexion
pallid = pale + lid.(jus take the 1st four letters hence 'pale')
Pal( marathi word forreptile found in house)+Id....how is Pal? its yellow....
in pallid u can smell the word id.we all know that in id of our clg or office we look so dull and pallid.