This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : slope; inclined plane or roadway (connecting two levels)
Ramp (stage) is used in fashion shows when models walk on ramp which is like an inclined plane.
Short Definition : growing or spreading uncontrollably; growing in profusion; unrestrained; Ex. rampant lawlessness/weed
rampant can be divided as ramp+ANT where ants are generally more in number PROFUSION,UNRESTRAINED.
split it as RAM+PANT bhagwan ram ki pant << itnae badae bhagwan ki pant agar hamko mil jaye to usko sambhalna kitna mushkil kaam hoga..
: ram+pant--- when we pulled RAM PANT(jeans), he became violent and aggressive and he is a body builder so he GROWS HEALTHILY (RAMâ€”a frds nameâ€”no offense to religious name)
rampant~ run pet ~ why pet run ? when it is rampant (uncontrollable)
RAM+PANT....my friend Ram had to use pant coz his hairs were flourishing
Short Definition : defensive mound of earth
break this word like RAM(hindu god)+APART---Rampart was built to part Ram from Sita
RAM+PART....the part(area) which belonged to ram was always protected from ghosts etc
Rampart~Ram+Part(path) Ram(God) parted sea by a wall of earth and stones which is called RamSethu
rampart sounds like LAMPARD...and he is a great "defensive" mid fielder!
can you tell where RAM part of computer located? In the case where it is protected hence RAM part of computer is rampart
this word can be remembered as RAMPART..a social center in london..which protect the rights of people..simillary rampart is something protective and defensive.
a RAMP build in ARTISTIC way to act as a barrier.. syn:, barricade, bastion, breastwork, bulwark, defense, embankment, fortification, parapet, protection, security, vallum, wall
genrally forts have a RAMP with pointy ART to DEFEND against intruders
this can also be remembered as r+amper(sounds like empire....empire is ruled by a emperor..so a emperor alwyas PROTECT OR DEFEND his state.
rampart sounds like bombard, so a rampart is made to sustain bombardment of stones, etc.
Short Definition : (of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
Ram+Shakela;If Shakela falls on Ram, it gets destroyed and pieces will fell apart
LORD RAM constructed bridge is now SHAKing i.e poorly constructed.
bhagwan Ram ko jo shack(doubt) karega... uska mann tho unstable hi hoga. Ram ko shake karne wale ki situation.- Deplorable
RAMP+SHACKLE...we had to use shackle for the ramp because the ramp was ramshackle..
RAMSHACKLE-> Bhagwan Ram ne building ko shackles se baandh diya bcoz the building was "FALLING APART".
: ram ki shackal poor condition mein hai
you call your room as room shockly (ramshackle) because it is very old and shock while bus pass around home
hey ram tumhari shakal(face)....in bad condition
Shackle sounds like shambles which means dirty. So, ramshackle is in a dirty condition or falling apart.
ramSHACKle, shacks are huts in beaches which are poorly built..
RAM is SHAKING the rickety wooden shop which is standing on four wooden support...so, it's like falling apart
Short Definition : having the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank
ran+acid(acid)...presence of acid(secreted by bacteria during the process of fermentation) in curd makes the curd bitter in taste and bad in smell
ran+cid..ran(rank)+cid(acid)...rank means bad smell..and a acid which smell bad
"ranc" sounds like "rank" which also means the same.
rancid=ran+cid,cid is a police officeer as we know,he ran away because ,he is unable to bear the bad smell
ran away when i smelt that acid it was so bad...
Rancid ends with "cid" which could refer to Seed oil,now bad smell of seed oil
RAIN+SEED..when rain falls on seed, it gets fermented and smells bad
ran(bhaago)+sid(sada hua)=> bhaago sadi hui badboo(odor) aa rahi hai
Short Definition : long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous
RANCOR : RANKER ! Most of the students always hate the top RANKER of the class, as they always defeat them in the exams!
r+ancor..(rhymes like ANGER..)..so you have developed ANGER OR HATRED FOR YOUR FRIEND.
rancor sounds like Run Chor(thief). While playing cricket in childhood we would feel a sheer bitterness/hatred for the run chors
A RANCOR CAN ROAR in your family
Sounds similar to Ranchod ke Rathor from film 'Jaane tu ya jaane na' Rancod ke rathor had deep bitter anger to gain their name ( 3 conditions)
Rancor sounds like Rancho from 3 Idiots also chatur had long lasting haterated
rancor = The chor ( thief) + ran (run); The thief is runing with you money so bitter feeling.
Short Definition : without definite purpose, plan, or aim; haphazard; Ex. random shots; Ex. chosen at random
Short Definition : offensive in odor or flavor
rank-- when students RANk(ran) for a long time, coz of their sweat, a BAD SMELL was comming