This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property; N. sabotage: destruction of property (usually carried out secretly)
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sab(in hindi we all)+teur..sounds like tear...during the gujrat riots when people were destroying property..people who were eying on tv sets .un.SAB ki aakho me tears aa gaye.
This can be taken as sab-tod(in hindi)means one who destroys things,property etc..
SABOTEUR a DESTROYER - One who commits sabotage, causes wilful damage to machinery or materials or disruption of work.
it sounds like sabertooth(an ancient tiger specie)which destoys everything...or even u can link saber tooth from Xmen
SABOTEUR = destroyer
SABkO TEaRs dene wal destructor.
saboteur == sab + utar, one who destroys everything definitely he is going to sab utar dey...
sound like "CACTUAR SABOTENDER", a monster from Final Fantasy.
Short Definition : cloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin
sounds like shakkar which in hindi means sugar.Sugar is obviously very sweet.
saccharine is the chemical used to add sweet taste in all toffees. It is cheap but harmful to humans.
Short Definition : desecrating; profane; N. sacrilege: desecration, misuse, or theft of something sacred
sacrilegious can be split as SAC(k) + RELIGIOUS(religious) beliefs. So one who sacks religious beliefs will commit PROFANE acts... ie speak against..
sacred image ke aage LEG rakhna is sacrilegious
one who does not sacrifies for religious things is sacrilegious.
SACRILEGIOUS and IMPIOUS are rhyming words which refer to someone who is blasphemous, who shows disrespect to something that is sacred.
Short Definition : invioably sacred; most sacred; inviolable
In Hindi 'sacro' or more likely 'sainkdo' means 'hundreds' and 'sant' means 'a hermit (a sacred person)'.In the Hindu Mythology we have descriptions of hundreds of the MOST SACRED hermits.
try to look at the lastsacro+SANCT(SANCTITY).....AND think of saints who are living life of sanctity.
SACRO(pure) n SANCT(Pure) are the root words of pure which results da etymology of many imp words... sacrosanct is pure+pure => very pure , inviolable
sacrosanct -the first part of the word sacro indicate the sacred and sanct indicate saint whose life is sacred
Short Definition : inclined to cruelty; N. sadism: delight in cruelty
Sad… Sadistic persons enjoy by making someone sad or influencing a lot of pain on them.
the word was coined after a person named Francis de SADE who used to derive pleasure by inflicting pain on others.....so people like SADE were called sadists....and hence sadist means, someone who inclined to cruelty.
policeman crosses the limit of CRUELITY when he beats the theif to death with a SADI(normal)STICK(danda)
SADISTIC and DIABOLIC are words which refer to evil. Sadistic refers to a person who enjoys inflicting pain on others while Diabolic is of the Devil himself.
Short Definition : Scandinavian myth; any legend; long heroic narrative
sa re ga ma....so saga... songs are always long legend myth types..
we can remember it by famous twilight saga...
SAGAS are EPICS (long narratives) relating the stories of heroic legends.
saga~ sega game now not played by anyone it is legend in game history
the saga of life
Short Definition : wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
sagacious look like suggest us.....and we always ASK WISE PEOPLE to suggest us, whenever we are in trouble.
saga+ciousâ€”SAGA means legend, so anything that is old/legend will have expierence and will be SKILLFULL IN MANAGEMENT AND JUDGEMENT
SAGACIOUS or INTELLIGENCE which sound somewhat similar refer to someone who is wise, perceptive.
sagacious means acutely wise,sharp,insightful,skillful.It has word 'saga'which means a narrative story(mytholpgical).In Mahabharat epic, u obeserved how Srikrishna delivered wise lectures,sharp suggestions,skilful arts to Arjuna.
saag(palak ka saag) khao sagacious ho jao.
A SAGE is a wise man: The SAGE is GAY: Let's all PRAY the GAY out of the SAGE.
Wise people narrates a SAGA of their experiences. Hence - SAGAcious
Sagacious person knows SAAG sad gaya hai
sagacious -sagai (engagement) is done to the schrewd or clever man
The man who brought saga from the saga & sagi is a skillful person.
Short Definition : person celebrated for wisdom; wise person; ADJ: wise
If one knows meaning of saga,dat is any legend, one can easily remember sage.a saga will b a wise person,sensible.
who has "usage" ? of course sage person. you can use his/her experiences.hence sage has usage
S + AGE... a wise aged man(your grandpa)..
meat jisse sage(decorate ho),,vo wali leaves.. i.e. leaves used for seasoning!!
's' age'd' leaves
Short Definition : lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
salacious involves SALA(abusive word for a characterless jeja) who is salacious for his SALI.
salacious involeves "SALAIVA" pronounciation who secrete saliva looking at you is lustful man....
Remember song "Mein karoo toh SALA character dheela hai", it has word SALA and character dheela.. relate it..
mera SALA has salacious desires for saali
Short Definition : prominent; projecting beyond a line; conspicuous; Ex. salient features
SAL(year)IENT(ant or end)... in B.Tech good grades at the END of final YEAR are VERY IMPORTANT
SALIENT and PROMINENT are rhyming words with the same meaning. Both words are used to describe the most noticeable (important) factors in a description of something.
sounds like SILENT......instead of chattering, being silent is always noticeable
Saline is very important in case of diarrhea.
that is not silent..
salient pole machine means prominent machine