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cavalcade

Definition
(noun) a procession of people traveling on horseback
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cavalcade

caval(ry) (horses) + parade = parade on horses.

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this word resembles the word,cavalry, ie horses..

CAVALry+parADE=cavalcade

cavalcade -> cabal + parade; parade of group of people

camel ki parade => horses ki parade

caval(security in tamil) cade (cage) like wife sitting behind or security in horse carriage -> succession,procession of riders

cavalier

Definition
(noun) a gallant or courtly gentleman
Synonyms : chevalier
Definition
(noun) a royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil War
Synonyms : royalist
Definition
(adj) given to haughty disregard of others
Synonyms : high-handed
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cavalier

CAVALIER sounds like cavalry, which is the part of the army which serve on the horse back and they are definitely more arrogant than the soldier on feet

ca+vali+er link it with "Vali" of Ramayan..he was arrogant

cavalier -> cava(name of a person) + liar; cava is a liar. he makes instant(offhand) lie and also arrogant in nature.

CAVALary+hIER=knights or people of high rank(hier) these people are generally ARROGANT to poor people

it sounds like kavali .. kavali gane wala mast rehta hai..

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think of lebron james of the cleveland cavaliers who his really arrogant and does not bother passing the ball to any of his teammates!!

King Ravan was angered on his cavalier(sarathi) careless attitude when he got him out of battlefield during on-going war.

cavalier -> caval(security), knight security casual,offhand but arrogant.

cavalier ~ kav-va-li (singing activity) all person who sing kav-vali dress up royal

cava+lier...CAVA(crow)and crow is always arrogant

Cavalier - Like Kavali While doing kavali, people move their hand ,so offhand

cavalier = ca-valor = caval-lier both together, a valorous person who lies i.e he is arrogant and haughty more than true valor

Cavalry: Horse Riders(ier) are always arrogant

Asking arrogantly, CAVALI + ER??

cavil

Definition
(noun) an evasion of the point of an argument by raising irrelevant distinctions or objections
Synonyms : quibble quiddity
Definition
(verb) raise trivial objections
Synonyms : carp chicane
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cavil

sounds like evil.. evil people always find unnecessary faults in the good..

'cavil' transformed as 'vakil', who used to put "objections" on each point of the opposition.

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cavil has same meaning as calumny which means making false objections or remarks....i.e bahu is so KABIL (cavil) but saas caals her KALMUHI(calumny)

c+avi+l avi relates to video extension..u unnecessarily find fault with some video

looks like KAABIL(potent in hindi) u dont make FRIVOLOUS OBJECTIONS to what KAABIL people say

cAVIL : AVIL is close to AVAIL and the meaning of cavil is to no avail, pointless arguments

c+avil..avil is a tablet which is banned...so govt has objections with avil

c+avil..avil is a tablet which is banned...so govt has objections with avil

(cava + vil= sewage in tamil)cleaning pipe line blocked only by ur bike tyre. Find faulty.

In BSG, "brother" Cavil (Dean Stockwell's charector) found fault with humanity for no good reason. To Cavil is to find fault without good reason.

cavil = ca+vile : vile is an adjective for acts which should be objected to. cavil is to make minor ojections for less vile acts

sounds like kaabil.. kaabil aadmi can find fault in others.

cavil has evil in it.so evil ppl makes unnecessary comments about somebody's will.

Namukku cavil pokam ennu paranjappol, orukaranavumillathe object cheythu. CAVIL = petty objection without a reason.

censure

Definition
(noun) harsh criticism or disapproval
Synonyms : animadversion
Definition
(noun) the state of being excommunicated Definition
(verb) rebuke formally
Synonyms : criminate reprimand
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for censure

Try to link the meaning of this word with the censor board which always critisizes every inch of the film and also disapproves of some of the parts.

the ppl who r very sure,they always criticise others..

censureā€¦sounds simillar to censorā€¦.and when is something censored? When people are disapprove of something,something which gets criticism from all over.

Cent-%-SURE: I was cent percent sure, but it got disapproved

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someone is saying you have made a mess go ''C(see) and ensure'' whats the fault in this.

ensure energy drink is not good in taste, smell and disapprove to have it.(blame; criticize; express strong disapproval)

someone "CENt-per cent-SURE" of what he/she knows is likely to "express formal disapproval" when he/she sees something amiss

chagrin

Definition
(noun) strong feelings of embarrassment Definition
(verb) cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of
Example Sentence
  • He humiliated his colleague by criticising him in front of the boss
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for chagrin

I was in a meeting and to my chagrin, CHAI GIR gayi on my pant making it very embarrassing for me.

Chagrin?? I'm surprised nobody though of this! You're SHAGGING in your room and your chacha walks in.. gives you a GRIN- ;-)You're freakin EMBARRASSED! please Rate!

When someone laughs and GRINs at u,u feel humiliated,irritated.

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'cha'-disappointment, 'grin'-annoyance....

CHARGING....when you call your friend and he doesn't pick up your call and says that he was CHARGING his mobile and tries to avoid you....it's will make you ANNOYED,DISAPPOINTED...

agri-angri-angry. somthing annoying ..wen u looses in a challenge,u are angry,caused by the humiliation and injured pride..

also grin- u grin wen u a re angry and annoyed..

rachel grin in friends broke up with ross, so she was very disappointed in the serial.

chagrin = no grin

ike chandilier in FRIENDS who is embarrassed by joey in presence of women

chagrin = "cha"(character) + "grin" i.e. someone grins on ur character /Strong feeling of embarrasment/

The mentally disturbed woman had a madnes in her eyes and SHE GRINNED

shag + grin =embarassment :D

Chagrin sounds like charge, taking charge on some one means annoying them.

Chagrin is like the opposite of grinning

CHAI-GIRING : CHAGRIN

chagrin=CHild+Always+GRINs...if yout child always grins in front of everyone, it brings humiliation, annoyance, and disappointment

chary

Definition
(adj) characterized by great caution and wariness
Synonyms : cagey cagy
Example Sentence
  • a cagey avoidance of a definite answer
  • chary of the risks involved
  • a chary investor
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for chary

Chary : Think of it as "BramhaChari": What do the Bramhachari's do ?? They refrain from Marriage/ Females in general. They are unwilling to be bound by family life.

CHARY sounds similar to WARY, meaning CAUTIOUS.

chary is like 'cherry'. Remember 'CHERRY' BLOSSOM shoe polish i.e we should be "very cautious" while using polish. Because if it falls on our clothes its hard to remove the stain.

chary: think of charred... somebody "charred" is chary i.e., somebody who is burnt is always wary or cautious

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Chary= cary( somebody who takes care)

chary in adhurs telugu movie,he is very cautious n fearful.

Think: <B>charred</B> as in having been burned and from now on will be cautious.

take for ex actor brahmanandam(chary) in dee movie.. he doesnt want to take risk. (nannu involve cheyakandi)

''chary'' its somehow sounds like ''scary'' . So its scary to put a money in any company whiich is not well known to you... So you ''unwilling to take risk on that bcoz u r cautious of ur money''

chary sounds like CHARITY...and chary is quite opposite to charity.

in a telugu movie money money, a person named chary does not want to take risk by giving money to owners husband itself

CHARtered accountants are CHARY.i.e.,CAREFUL in spending money.

Remember in the tv show FRIENDS, Monica calls her virginity as cherry. So she is very CAREFUL and CAUTIOUS about giving her cherry to anyone. :D No offence please!

chary and wary go hand in hand be Chary; be wary too!

chary sound like care-e.that means to take care or sincerety

chaste

Definition
(adj) morally pure (especially not having experienced sexual intercourse)
Example Sentence
  • a holy woman innocent and chaste
Definition
(adj) pure and simple in design or style
Example Sentence
  • a chaste border of conventionalized flowers
Definition
(adj) abstaining from unlawful sexual intercourse
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for chaste

sex CHESTE(to do) it is no more a CHASTE (pure,virgin)

sounds like "caste"...caste is always one...it cannot be mixed...so PURE

Sounds like Taste. You Taste the Food if its pure and has no impurities like dirt.

Sounds like CHASE and WASTE: Following or CHASING a teen girl who has no ROMANTIC,EROTIC or LOVE MAKING INTEREST is a WASTE of time

the higher caste of hinduism ie., the brahmins went to jungles for yaga and lead a brahmachari life.without having sex..

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your are just a waste for being chaste till now..

in telugu we say chasthey a paani cheyanu means having moral values

CHASTE:make it cha + taste. it implies that the cha(tea) is tasteful bcoz all the ingredients of it are pure.

you waste your life if u chaste your life (excuse the improper usage, hope this helps)

chaste = charity + superior. charities for poor will be lead by mother superior and they are pure and simple

chaste=c+haste(speed)....(see how speedly he was driving....this statement is made by purehearted,modest,sensitive fellow

imagine a girl who dont had given her chest(chaste),so she is viginal and pure.

it sounds like chest.the boy who never touched the chest/breast of a girl is really pure

chauvinist

Definition
(noun) a person with a prejudiced belief in the superiority of his or her own kind Definition
(noun) an extreme bellicose nationalist
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for chauvinist

show over nationalist=Chauvinist(s0-v-nist)

sounds like surname chavhan..imagine some guy from chavhan group is very dominant about his group

chauvinist can be related be cheguvera.......who was an extreme belicose nationalist

chavuni+istha...thana chavuni deshanki istha anevadu ..really a blindly devoted patriot..

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showynist who shows off.

That MALE Chauvanist Pig, feeling his kind is better than rest! Uski toh...

communist

remember CHAUVO gurerro from WWE always trying to be superior over others with the help of vickie guurrero(EXCUSEEEEE ME....LOL)

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