This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : equip; N. accoutrement
accoutre ~ sounds like encounter..... imagine cops often need to be well equipped (accoutred) during encounter.
accouture...well u al must b aware f haute couture-whch is a busines f fashionable n expensive clothes 4 women..in whch womens take part in fashion showz wid wel equipd dress...so basically couture counts for well equipped dresses
accoutre: sounds like "scouts" , hence scouts students shld be trained with equipments.
accoutre sounds like a scooter ..imagine a security scooter EQUIPPED WITH GUNS AND GRENADES.
Think of ACCOUTRED. When Ricky Ponting was OUT, He became RED with anger(out-red,catch my drift? :O) and threw His EQUIPMENT at the TV set.
accoutre= when a person have to go in court he have to be in well dressed
coutre means dress, you can remember it by 'haute couture' which means elegant dressing.
a scooter is equip with a extra Tyre
"accourte":ac+courte(court) so a cour t is surrounded with cop's for security purpose..
sound like scooter.. well equip
accoutre= ac(eak=1) + coutre(quater=home), i.e ! quater is surrounded by military who are EQUIPPED with arms.
accoutre sounds like a coup equips with guns and grenades.
ac (act) coutre (torture) = to act to torture you need to equip with military...
Accoutre Sounds like a Scooter - A scooter full(well Equiped) of latest Technologies like GPS etc.
police ac+court will be fully equiped
Short Definition : growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete
ACCRETION sounds like secretion which gives an idea of growth in size.
accretion ~ add + creation , this addition to creation leads to growth
University gets accreditation as it grows and improves
Accleration.. which is GROWTH in velocity
ACCRETE:pronounce it somethinglike increse that implies naturally growth
ACCRETION = ACCESSION + ADDITION.
Accretion -> no excretion , so accumulation
Accretion (a gradual increase of wealth by unfair means)
ac-accellerate ceration -sounds like creation....expand creation expand growth
Similar to ACCRUAL: (of sums of money or benefits) received by someone in regular or increasing amounts over time.
accretion: consider opp of excretion(to remove)..accretion - add and grow big
Accretion (sounds like) A+CONSTRUCTION --> building up
extra attention is necessary so it is needed to be increased
ac + erection - increase by natural growth
Short Definition : come to one as a gain; accumulate over time; come about by addition; Ex. benefits that accrue from scientific research; Ex. interest accruing in a bank account; N. accrual
Sounds like 1 crore, one who has 1 crore bucks will do the following :acquire, amass, collect, earn, gain, grow, increase, multiply, redound, snowball, swell, these are the synonyms of ACCRUE
accrue sounds like acquire... accrue wealth acquire wealth gain wealth
Accrue means accumulate,increase,mount up,amass..And sounds like a-crew and crew means: all the people working on a ship, plane, etc.. so remember it with crew members who accumulate food, other necessary things while they sail..
a+crew(crew-group),now we can memorise it as ,an ADDITIONAL crew member comes in the plane.
A+Crow: a crow accrue pebbles to drink water from jar.
process of accumulation
Short Definition : bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
acerbity - sounds like a celibrity. celibrities are sweet talking. so a+cerbity will be opposite...bitter
a + cerbity (in hindi language sharbati means sweet solution) and 'a' shows negation hence its like something which is not sweet hence bitter.
acerbity-the root word is latin-"acer",which means sour or bitter
bity there gives some idea of bitterness
ACER laptops!!! sounds sarcastic, Ppl dnt buy them much,rather prefer IBM,HP,SONY laptops... don't they?
Acerbic....u can relate it to acid...which is bitter
Ace+ bity: acetic acid is sour and bitter in taste, so, bitterness/sour in speech and temper
like acid bite
ACER(laptop)+BEATy...when you BEAT someone by ACER laptop...it will be harsh,bitter....
ace + bitchy >>> ekk number ki bitchy ladki hai woh... TALKS BITTER ABOUT PEOPLE..
Short Definition : vinegary
acetic is derived from acetic acid..which is a week acid,which we generally use to make bakery products.
acetic sounds like a septic contains a lot of acid.
Short Definition : slightly sour (in taste or manner); sharp; caustic
ACID..(USUALLY SOUR AND BITTER IN TASTE)...so anything which include acid will automatically give you sour and bitter taste
acid-acidic , lous>tast so acidic tast
acid+less, so slightly bitter or slightly sour
Acidulous - Acid - rescramble ous to sou+r = sour. Acid sour.
Short Definition : recognize; admit
ac(ACCORDING)+knowledge.. in Hindi we say...("Hume apni akal se hi logo ko pehchaana chahiye") In English-("We shud RECOGNIZE ppl acc(according) to our own KNOWLEDGE")
ac(ACCORDING)+ knowledge...according to my knowledge business schools generally admit very intelligent students.
Short Definition : peak; pinnacle; highest point
Like acne=high points on skin(pimple).Acme=Highest point in ones work.
A(aaaaaaaaaaaa......) C(see) ME(me)... Imagine that you are at great height and u r shouting these words
Sounds like LAKME (face cream) whose products promise your beauty to reach its peak.
Acme can be rearranged as Meca sound like Mecca Going to Mecca is the highest dream of Muslims
Acme Sounds like peak me.
Short Definition : skin disease (on the face)
it sounds like LAKNE the duplicate product of LAKME... so dnt use dis otherwise dis will cause SKIN DISEASE...
sounds like Lakme (face cream) Whose products may cause skin disease on face.
ac(ne) = nahi!!! I don't want this disease PS:The above is to avoid confusion with acme which means pinnacle
Short Definition : science of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
a+co(couple)+stics(sticks)-a couple of sticks when striked produce a sound...relates to science of sound...
It "sounds" like a "scientific" wrd.... so better understand by these line only....