This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : waver (in opinion); fluctuate; sway to and fro; N. vacillation
sounds like OScillate..so something which moves from one position to another position.
vacillate=VACI bhi bahut LATE ho gaya hai.....now u dont VACILLATE between what you gonna wear for the party..........;)
things refers to oscillation where as feelings refers to VACILLATion
Vacillate sounds like agitate... vacillate means to be undecided and agitate is to worry... in both, you are in a sense of confusion.
like OScillate but in place of 'OS' v(we)cillate i.e., we waver.
vacillate sounds like a ventilate which means cause air to circulate freely
Short Definition : empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
vacuous can be seen as vacuum which means, a region empty of matter.
Latin "vacuous" means empty; similar to vacuum
vACUOUS--is seems like(in Hindi) bACUOUS (bacvaas-->Lacking in ideas) lol
The space within a VACUUM tube is devoid of all matter.
vacuous sounds like vacant means emty
Short Definition : wanderer (without a permanent home); tramp
this word can be thought as Vagabond = James Bond the spy, does not live at one permanent place and is always seen wandering all over the world.
wagha + border............at this place military people keep on wandering to keep close watch on activities
people go to vegas and lode money at casino.dey become vegabond
playing off of the above: a ragged Bond since no vagabond is as well groomed as James
Short Definition : capricious happening; caprice; whim; CF. wander
sounds like beggary.If you invest too much money in the stock market,it may lead to beggary because of the vagary (unpredictable) nature of the stock market.
A vague person shows vagary
Too many VAGARIES in the stockmarket can make you a VAGABOND.
Seeing any car my friend always keeps saying "WAH kya GARI hai".i couldnt understand why he cannot stick to one choice and changes choice every time.in short it is his vagary that could not be explained.
wagh+ghari....waghala ghari palana hi ek odd idea ahe....
if stock market goes vagary...u have to do beggary lol...!!!
In Nepali a Begari(à¤¬à¥‡à¤—à¤¾à¤°à¥€ ) person does not have any job or work, hence capricious or whimsical ideas come to his mind suddenly and irregulary and his ideas are often vagary.
sounds like jaggery which can bring sudden change of taste on your tounge...
vagary, split it as vag(wage)+ ary(wary), wages may vary suddenly(vagary), so be wary
Gary(Kristen) was alwaz doubtful in takin sehwag in the team.Vagary-Change of mind
vagary = beggar ppl can make any move infront of you to get money from you i.e unpredictable behavior.
Short Definition : homeless wanderer
vagrant rhymes with migrant. Migrants are homeless wanderers
We can say Bhag(V deducted from Vag and BH added to ag)+Rant.If you run(bhag) without paying the rent then you become a vagrant
the rent keeps changing all the time so i left the home and ran(bhaghna) nd became a vagrant
Imagine u have a rented house and u run from one house to other to search the same. So its Bhag+rent = Bhag Rant..
vag(à¤µà¤¾à¤˜)+ rant (à¤°à¤¾à¤¨à¤Ÿà¥€) à¤°à¤¾à¤‚à¤¤ à¤µà¤¾à¤˜ is a vagrant ... (that is both stray and homeless wanderer)
Think of vacant, when ur vacant, u have no established residence
Grant your property on his name as he is homesless rite now.Vagrant-Homeless
vagrant: 1 banda jo vagabond hai usko log kahete hai va [wa wa] tu mai kaise grant mil gayi tum to bahot vagrant ho
Short Definition : full of self-admiration; conceited; without result; unsuccessful; N. vanity
vain resembles pain. A person who is full of self-admiration(vain) is a pain in the ass. vain==pain
vain basically resembles van (a car)which is very cheap bcoz it has got very low mileage thus very few people are having this car.Thus this car is worthless or its launch was unsuccesful(bcoz not many people buy it).
When you give PAIN to your opponent You always Show VAIN (Meine Uski Maari isiliye mein Bada hu)
Short Definition : boastful; excessively conceited; N. vainglory: great vanity
all your glorious achievements are in vain if you boast about them.
'vain' means thinking too highly of oneself; so 'vainglorious' means one feeling glorious about oneself
vainglorious : BOASTFUL jab se Yuvraj Singh ne 20-20 me glorious kamgiri ki hai tab se woh bahut zyada vain [extra]glorious ho gaya hai.
vain= unsuccessful. glorious=magnificent, greatness. making false glory. meaning boosting and self concieted
Short Definition : saying farewell; expression of leave-taking
Valediction comes from validity i.e. expiry of something...which is the end or pertaining to a farewell of something.
vanidiction=benediction (Means bestowing good words on someone)
Reception (the act of receiving) is the opposite of valediction (farewell).
He cried out "Vamoose!" at his valediction.
Short Definition : pertaining to farewell; N: farewell address (esp. at graduation exercises)
vale= be well (as in goodbye take care)+ dictory= words, so farewell speech
Short Definition : logically convincing; sound; legally acceptable; effective; Ex. valid reasoning/passport
Valid (logical) is like solid (strong)... give me one solid reason to prove, that, what you are saying is valid.