This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : unjustified; having no justification; groundless; baseless; undeserved
i got a mobile without a warranty and that was unjustified.
remeber arrest warrant:in movies police can arrest a villan only with justified reason or evidence otherwise the villan will rule out police words as baseless
if a police raids someones house without a warrant it is unjustified and hence unwarranted
Unwarranted and Invalid have somewhat similar sounds and they mean, illogical, unjustified.
Short Definition : awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
un-yeildy = not yeilding = unmanagable
u might want to UNload those unmanageable groceries w/ a WIEL-(wheel)-barrel
un+wieldy(yeild,field) ->Difficult to carry or manage because of size, shape, weight, or complexity.
Unwieldy and Lumpy, mean something heavy, cumbersome.
Unwieldy---un+wield(near to wild)+y--anything wild or awkward looking thing is unwieldy.
if iron (suppose a gun) is not welded properly it will look awkward
Anything with a Wheel can be easily moved and managed. Unwieldy ~~ Unwheely - difficult to manage
Short Definition : not knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know
wit is knowledge. Witting means knowing something.UN(not)WITTING(knowing something)
UNWITTING <> UNWILLING
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Unwitting and Discerning are similar in sound but opposite in meaning. While unwitting means ignorant, discerning means to perceive with the mind or senses (only someone clever has the power to think).
made witty remark un intentional and not knowing he is ur friend
Short Definition : unaccustomed; unusual; Ex. He arrived with unwonted punctuality.
WONTED=WANTED... name of salman khans film.....but if its sequel is named UNWONTED ,now that shall be UNCUSTOMARY=UNUSUAL...; )
Something that you Wont do - unusual
Something that you WONT do... usually
Unwonted along with Unexpected refers to something unusual.
wonted sounds like "wanted" which is necessity of everyone and usual in their life. so unwonted means unusual.
UNWANTED..people of some villages didn't WANT short clothes because it was not customary
imagine a person who gets everything he wants in life. now if something unwanted happens. it will be an unusual predicament for him
un wont(custom or habit)-> uncustomed
Short Definition : reprimand; severely scold
braid means hairdo(hairstyle). upbraid means destroy hairdo. In hindi baal khinchna. If teacher rebukes or scolds you, he/she pulls your hair.
It has the word raid in it , it implies when sm1 raids your house and finds black money , u will be scolded very badly
up + bra : girls dont do it here or ..
ladki ki choti kheechna is extremely reprimanded
upBRAID. Relate BRAID with BRIDE. When you catch up a bride who's eloped, you scold her severly and reprimand her.
Upbraid and Deprecate have somewhat similar meanings. The words mean, express disapproval of, reprimand.
A BRAID(plait) is a pattern formed by intertwining three or more strands of flexible material such as textile fibres, wire, or human hair so u r asking a girl to lift her braid (upbraid)tie up over n ask her to walk mean(criticize
give up bribe above the bike openly so policeman severely scolded him
UPper class people often faces RAIDS....
Up(coming) + raid ; If someone comes to raid ur house, you will first try to scold or Critize him, to woo him off..
Short Definition : (sitting or standing) straight up; honest; moral
Upright....UP(stand) and RIGHT(means who is always correct,honest)....tht is upright
Upright has the same meaning as Honest.
Does anyone know wedding vows or DU HAST song by RAmmstein? it says: Will you until death separates you be upright to her forever! Never! Never!!
Short Definition : noisy confusion
hearing up roar sound of lion we are confused
Short Definition : marked by commotion or uproar; very noisy (esp. with laughter); hilarious; causing loud laughter; extremely funny
uproarious has ROAR, sound made by Lion which always comes b4 TOM AND JERRY starts....its a show marked by commotion,fun,laughter and is sometimes noisy............; )
uproarious has ROAR, sound made by Lion & its very loud & noisy.
Uproarious and Boisterous are rhyming words which means cheerfully noisy.