This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : written command issued by a court (telling someone to do or not to do something)
writ is similar to write. something that is written-so, writ is a document.
Writ and script sound the same...writ is a formal written authoritative command while a script is a text of a play,novel etc.
writ-writ-ten document by court
Short Definition : twist in coils; contort in pain
it is 'write' but we have to pronounce it twisting our tongue to say 'writhe' so the meaning 'twist'
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Looks like "write the".. we must write the writhe of the Reporter who was killed by the police for WRITING THE truth or writhe looks like WRITE+HE ,and can be memorised as HE WRITE a story in which he which TWISTED the story.
comes from wry which is a twisted situation
writhe is the twisted form of write.
Writhe and gripe....you writhe (suffer) when you have a griping (colic pain) pain.
Writhe:~(writha/wrutha/wrudha)manava(an old man): a old man always walks in a shaky way/twisted way/about to fall manner, as a prisoner who walks after getting heavily punished as nagarjuna in ramadasu,with all crusts and trufs.
writhe is the twisted form of writhe.
write ke bichme h aya so woh thoda twist hua.writHe
Short Definition : stubbornly wrong
wrongheaded...wrong in judgement you can say.
Wrong + headed---imagine you are headed in the other (wrong) direction...you are pervert.
Short Definition : (esp. of an expression of the face) twisted; with a humorous twist (expressing displeasure)
wry - comes from AWRY, crooked, twisted.
it is cry,when u cry the expressions of ur face will be changed or turned to one side etc
sounds like "worry". when you worry, the expressions on your face are contorted, twisted.
Sounds and looks like worry..You must worry after throwing a twisted remark about anyone mighty
Wry is like cry because they both give your face a contorted look of disgust or disappointment.
Short Definition : fear or hatred of foreigners; N. xenophobe
Break it like X +ENO +Phobia . ENO stands for English national opera.. Phobia means an extreme fear of a particular thing or situation. Means one who hates ENO (foreign culture). means dislike or fear of foreigners
there is a serial called PRINCESS XENON a warrior princess.. she fights for her country from others .. i.e, foreigners.. this can go hand in hand with the word's meaning
xeno-phobia . If you extract the letter x from xeno, it becomes Eno, an Antacid, which is taken after you have indigestion caused by consuming alien food...the stomach fears the extraneous.
Zen -is a indian meditative technique taken to foreign lands like china and japan.Hence xenophobia.
Short Definition : strong desire; longing; urge; Ex. yen for travel
see the similarity in the words yen n yearn
yen--It is also the currency of japan , imagine you are having a strong desire of going to japan and get some yen's from there.
YEN is money so everybody has strong inclination towards it.
Yen, the monetary unit of Japan, can be used with the number ten, so that it can be said... that will be ten yen... and so on.
Short Definition : man or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer
yeo(young)+man.....so a middle class young man who owns a farm.
May b this wud help: YE-O-MAN : MAN-OF-YEAR , the man of the year award goes to a middle class man and U wud be amazed to know dat he is a farmer !
relate with yo-man . A self satisfied middle class farmer always says yo man.
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Yeoman=young + man ..There was a young man in the movie who always wanted to live independently… so he refused to become a servant and he took some loan and owned a piece of land to cultivate independently ..dis is the meaning.
Yeoman can be compared to ploughman. A yeoman is someone who owns a piece of land and is free to cultivate it, while a ploughman makes one's way laboriously. They are both, therefore using physical resources.
The republic of YEMEN is a very SMALL PLACE
Short Definition : amount produced; crop; income on investment; profit obtained from an investment; V: produce; give in; surrender
yi +eld ..eld means elder so if younger brother asks you for sumthing expensive u will refuse to buy that but when ur parent force you to buy tht 4 him you can’t oppose them..wht do u do at tht time u just give up or surrender…
When you cannot shield, you then yield to force.
When you YIELD to your enemy, you bend your back and bow them.
Short Definition : join together; unite; N: crossbar used to joining two draft animals
sounds like "yolk" which is egg-yolk and which joins the parts of egg (egg white, yellow yolk, white yolk) togther
yoke sounds like coke and everyone has seen the advertisement coke k saath dost free therefore it brings you together it means unite you.
yoke: replace y with j joke, you know a joke and a laugh brings, joins people together.
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Yoke means join together and it sounds like rock In a hilly area we cut the rocks to made roads and these roads connect hilly area to the rest of the world so we use rock to yoke.
Yoke is similar to stoke. Yoke is the harness for oxen and stoke is to tend and fuel a fire, both having a utility.
yoke sounds like LOCK. Lock your hands with clamp.means join together
yoke sounds like 'jog' in bangla. which means to add.
Short Definition : rustic; country bumpkin;
sound like LOCAL..a local person who visits foreign countries is a rustic
yokel looking like gokul remember with gokul
sounds like yorker ball to a cricketer...who is country's bumpkin or immature..inexpericed
Yokel can be linked to yoke(device to join two farm animals,so they can work together)..so yoke is related to farms and yokel would mean rustic
Yokel sounds like the guttural laugh of a Hick.
Can be linked with a person always yawning who is naturally a non interesting person
dudes y dont u take it like this imageine someone actually having their intellegence inside a egg yoke
a person who eats only egg yokes is strong but very dumb. he must live in a chicken farm to eat only eggs which means he is unaware of the city culture.
Yokel sounds like total...a person who is a total fumbler.
YOKEL = A person who is joked by every one in town is surely a unsmart village boy.