This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : make rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
"action realise"when we realise our action then we feel sorry for it and start try to find some logical way to hide it
Ration which is given by government should be cut down
ratio minimize by logical method of an improper act
Short Definition : (of voice) harsh and unpleasant; (of people) disorderly and boisterous; Ex. raucous shouts
rauc(sounds like rock) + us rock music is usually loud and harsh.
rakshas....u can make up the rest
one who makes ruckus is raucous
raou......rau...is harsh and shrill patil in village...hence raucous..
Short Definition : devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
RAVAGE : SAVAGE : DAMAGE
ra+vage where the second part vage can be considered as wage like waging a war for destruction,DEVASTATION,PLUNDER.
ravAGE by AGE u will be despoiled
ravage:::rage....u ve a rage against somebody then u will ravaged against him....
raven .. was the source of destruction
RAVAGE= R(RAGE)+ SAVAGE
savage (cruel person) ravaged (devastated) the cleavage (line between the crystals)
Short Definition : overwhelmingly favorable review; V: talk wildly as if mad; Ex. raving lunatic
think of Brave, to whom you are giving enthusiastically review for this bravery.
have you heard about rave party -loud and harsh
an oblivion star..only a RAVE can SAVE him
Rave the Brave persons
rearrange RAVE to get A RVE.. A grade review... overwhelmingly positive review.
in rave parties, people get drunk and rave(talk arrogantly) around
Short Definition : fall apart into tangles; entangle; unravel or untwist
You will entangle(ravel) your RIVAL with ropes
ravel::navel...one fall into love of NAVEL of women..he will ravel his life
ravel...DERIVED FROM RAFAL..MEANS A LOOSE THREAD..AND THREADS FALL APART INTO DIFFERENT TANGLES.
As the situation "ReVEAL"ed its true identity it is raveled.
open the knot.(in hindi=kholna),in telugu mudi vippadam.
ravel means unwinding a twist. REVEAL also has the same meaning. these words sound similar and also has same meaning.
Short Definition : extremely hungry; voracious
sounds like RAVAN.. we can understand how hungry one would get to feed his 10 heads.
Sounds like "revenues". Everyone is extremely hungry about it :)
Everybody knows raven? So ravenous...
Short Definition : narrow valley with steep sides; gorge; CF. gully, canyon
ra+vine(wine) so we pour wine in glass of STEEP SIDES.
raVine.. 'V' is emphasized in this word.. a 'V' like ravines is narrow valley with steep sides...
for rave party one is extremely ravenous//....
Sounds like ALPINE MOUNTAINS which is really steep
remember that eagles dwell on the summits, whilst ravens down in the ravines
Short Definition : destroy completely; Ex. raze the city to the ground
Raze means to destroy completely. So the word raze sounds similar to erase.raze=erase...which means to remove or clean completely.
raze sounds like RAZOR...which u use to shave...to destroy ur beard...
c d connection b/w rage n raze.when u r in a rage u may completely spoil things around(generally by throwing them)