This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : green coating or patina on copper which has been exposed to the weather
verd means green and take gris as grease. So, a coating of a green colour on metal.
Verdigris- break into very + degree... they coloured the walls GREEN to a VERY mild DEGREE.
Verdigris = Verdi + Gris; There is a Gris in the Verdi means at the dress i.e a spot.
break it up to worthy+greese so basically if u forget that it is supposed to get a green colored effect after it has been exposed to air or water u can still make it out from greese that something has been too rusty
Short Definition : border; edge, rim, or margin; Ex. on the verge of: very near to; V: border on
VERGE...VERGED AND EMERGED. The cops verged in (came close) on the thieves as soon as they emerged (came out of) from their hideout.
Short Definition : having the appearance of truth or reality; probable or likely to be true; plausible
verisimilar = very + similar. when two flowers (or any thing )look alike we ll tell that these two are very similar. so we cant find which one is real flower and which one is artificial. so the verisimilar flower looks alike
Verisimilar... facsimile (an exact copy of something) is the opposite of verisimilar ( a true picture).
versi= truth and attitude (apperance of thruth)
Short Definition : appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
ver + similar + tude; 'ver' means true and 'tude' means a state, so 'verisimilitude'means 'the state of being true'.
veri + simili + tude : very similar to truth. Therefore, quality of seeming truth.
VERISIMILITUDE=VERITY+SIMILITUDE. In other words, VERITY confirmed by APPEARANCE.
ver (truth) + similitude >>> similar to truth..
very + simple + dude in party as real and truth appearance
Short Definition : being truly so; real or genuine; actual; not false or imaginary
it is derived from the root word "ver" which means TRUTH.. hence veritable refers to BEING TRUE / GENUINE
veritable = verifiable... something verifiable shud be genuine and true..
veritable ... very true
This is the veri Table i showed you yesterday .. Not a counterfeit!
Veritable and literal sound the same and they both mean, exact..not an exaggerated form of something.
verified + table >> the tables sold in furniture malls is verified and certified teak wood tables, and not fake or duplicate...
Veritable : Vegetable -- Can you copy or make a counterfeit of Vegetable ?? no it is veritable...
verifying a math table is not required its genuine.
Short Definition : quality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities
Pronounce it as "Very T" i.e; very true.
Verity and reality have similar sounds. They both mean, the actual (true) fact not some kind of fantasy.
Same as verify.. truth can be verified...