This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : having many talents; capable of working in many fields; having many uses or functions; N. versatility
"Various Attires" or "Various Styles" ...means many forms
Versatile and mobile sound the same and they both mean, mobility (to be able to move).
Many talented working at NASA in various + satellite
Short Definition : having a backbone or spinal column; N: group of animals having a segmented spinal column
Short Definition : summit; highest point; PL. vertices
vertex ..v er t X(cross) X = intersection of two lines.
VER+TEX- VADte(increasing) hue TAX have gone to highest point this year.
The upper vertex(corner) of the pyramid is its highest point.
Short Definition : severe dizziness; giddiness
sounds like WHERE-2-GO.. so when you dont know where to go, u feel a SEVERE DIZZINESS out of confusion
Vert represents height. When you look down from a great height, you tend to get dizzy.
Vertigo and tornado have something in common... they both, twirl. Vertigo twirls in your head, making you feel dizzy while a tornado comes like a twirling storm.
When u VERTIcally GO up to some height...u feel, head spinning round and unable to balance i.e DIZZINESS
travelling in vErtigo car in height will make you feel giddiness
vertigo: vert = vertcal , go = fall , so it is fear from falling vertically.
vertex+go.. that u are falling from a vertex .. means u r dizz..
Short Definition : enthusiasm (as in artistic performance or composition); liveliness; vigor
Opposite is nerve (nervous)
verve ... sounds life river which flow with enthusiasm
there is a magazine called "verve"...we often use the term vervy..
serve is an enthusiast art learn from literature
some1 who has a nerve to do lively and rich things
Short Definition : trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion
think of in + vestigate, where we look for traces or remains of something.
sounds like wastage which is the remains of something.
think of prestige... the historical monuments that are still there are a vestige
sound like wastage....appendix in human beings is a wastage coz its of no use....hence VESTIGE
like vestigial organs are trace elements of evolution
Vestige ... make it vestigial and compare it to journal. They both refer to a record or trace of something.
Short Definition : vested power to reject a bill; exercise of this right; V: prevent or forbid by exercising the power of veto
Veto and vote are opposites. Veto is to prohibit,disallow, while vote means, to approve, give consent.
in Indian idol2010 judges used their VETO power to save one of the contestants from being kicked out
Short Definition : annoy; distress
very similar to wax....and LADIES go for waxing, even though it is a very painful and annoying process.
Vex and perplex both mean, to confuse.
Vex and sex..both are confusing :p
vex : v = very , ex = extrime. anything very extreme is annoying.