This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : small round piece of medicine; flat piece of stone or metal bearing an inscription; Ex. stone tablet on the wall
A Gazzette (newspaper) is also a Tablet because it has a number of sheets folded into one place.
tab means decoration and let(letter) decorate with letters on a stone
Short Definition : understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement
tacit= take + it or you will have to take something which is not expresssed...
Tacit - Change the word to Tact - You tactfully (with perfection)handled the situation even without expressing it in words (tacit).
break it as taci -t = taxi ..when u r waiting on road side . it implied, understood without being expressed that you need taxi
Example for Tacit is Mr.Bean's Action,who used to laugh a lot with out speaking a word Mr.Bean is a tacit Actor :)
pushpaka vimanam is a movie in which kamalhasan acted,it is movie full of tacit no single word or dialogue,its full of actions
Short Definition : habitually silent; talking little
Taxi_turn Taxi Driver will be reserved or uncommunicative while "Driving".
meaning of tacit = silent. so meaning of tacit + urn = taciturn = silent person , untalkative
akin to tacit which means "without words".
taciturn is uncommunicative;1 who talks little its anotnym being garrulousness
Ben loves soccer and tennis. He also enthusiastically plays ping-pong and frisbee golf.
Short Definition : skill or sensitivity in dealing with people without causing offence
tact= t(=talent)+ act ... so, if you want to show your talent, you need to have the tact to put your act together.
just one word we need for explanation "tactic"
Short Definition : careful no to cause offence; OP. tactless
tact+ful...one who know all the tact to persuade people will never cause any offense to any one .
Short Definition : pertaining to the organs or sense of touch
It sounds similar to Reptile(class of animals e.g Snake).Now this animals e.g snake are quite sensitive or react suddenly when see something .thus quite sensitive and as we can't touch them so related to touch.
tactile sounds like textile, we are in constant touch of clothes, it implies the meaning
come in-tact means come in touch. So, tact means: sense of touch.