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(computer) is to review files and let is to go in so tab+let will relate to allowing it to go into ur body to fight a disease
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; imagine you are giving permission to someone to take something from your room...but you didn't say it verbally but via your actions.
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
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
meaning of tacit = silent. so meaning of tacit + urn = taciturn = silent person , untalkative
akin to tacit which means "without words".
Taciturn and Reticent are somewhat similar in sound and they also have the same meaning, which is, someone who uses words sparingly, is reserved.
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
just one word we need for explanation "tactic"
Short Definition : careful no to cause offence; OP. tactless
Tactful - Tact + Full. Someone who knows how to handle a situation tactfully, is well mannered and tactful.
Short Definition : pertaining to the organs or sense of touch
CON-tact - If you are in contact with something, you are in touch with it and hence it is tactile.
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.
come in-tact means come in touch. So, tact means: sense of touch.
Short Definition : contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
taint is spelled same as stain where stain is one which causes to lose the purity.
taint is similar to faint.. when u faint it means u have some thing impure.. ie taint is a getting impure,contaminate
Paint on sth is to increases beauty but TAINT on sth DAMAGES BEAUTY
Short Definition : burlesque; act of leaving the ground
we mostly hear the plane is ready to "takeoff" it means the plane is ready to leave the ground and fly
Take off is like Mock. The play was a take off on Bollywood's melodrama. It was a mock play.