This wordlist will contain all word of the day published by MD.
remember the game of darts where you throw the pointed needle-like darts quickly towards the board?
Remember 'Blue dart' filght services? known for its fast service of goods
dart ~ d + art; distance + art; art of reducing distance - to run or move quickly.
throwing knife on persons head is a Danger+ART
from DAUB, if you can remember DOBBY from the Harry Potter movies: he was always shabby and dirty, as if COVERED WITH MUD or SMEARED WITH PAINT
daub- this word resembles the word dhobi..person who cleans "daubed" clothes.
Dubbed movies are lame, not very artistic, daub is artless painting.
dry+hub->a house covers with straw clay or mud
daunt = haunt = if you are frightened you will be discouraged to go into the haunted house.
this mnemonic is in hindi....daunt..sounds simillar to "daant"(scolding) aur jab bhi daant padti hai we easily get disheartened and frightened.
daunt sounds like DON'T,means som1 discouraging u
DAUNT sounds like "taunt".... When anyone taunts u u get dishartened
sounds like DAAT(to scold in hindi)....when you scold children frequently(DAAT), they become discouraged......
determination haunt;due to frightening by haunting determination is decreased or lessened
daunt ~ D (dog) + AUNT; My aunt was daunted by the dog in front of our house.
DAUNT = d + aunt; The aunt y always discourage about success.
somewhat similar to idle
In yahoo msngr,theres an environment called doodle which is meant for wasting time in yahoo and doodle is also a synonym of dawdle.
PAIDAL(walk on foot)..some guys are walking PAIDAL in order to DAWDLE.
dawdle - similar to "Doodle" .. we can recollect "yankee doodle went to town riding on a ..." i.e loitering around, hand around .."stuck a feather in his hat and called it macaroni .." wasting time around .. doing silly stuff
if u know what DOODLE is: it means drawing lines or something irrelevant while talking on phone or while sitting idle...so DODDLE which sounds like DAWDLE id wasting time
slowly dawdle(daw -> sighting in tamil) girls. Loiter, wasting time.
dearth sounds like death. high death rate can result in scarcity of man-power
Dearth - deers + earth. Deers in earth are getting insufficient in number
earth is full of things, dearth means lacking of things
dearth = death + r (reason) reason for death is scarcity(of food, shelter,health) thus dearth is scarcity
De-Earth means to dig...because of scarcity of water we started digging.....
earth is full of things, dearth means lacking of things
due to shortage of resources man started de-earthing(digging and looking under earth) for them...
For want of food, they were starving and tried eating DIRT.
death is a result of dearth (scarcity of food)
dead+earth food,water all are scarcity.
DEARTH = dead + earth; dead earth is always insufficient in quantity.
dearth leads to death!
dear+th ->dear ones are there far away scarcity to find such one
belt..having bacle ..if we (de)remove bucle from belt,the pant will fall.. then comes the complete disaster
De-BUCKLE (BELT) ... As in Belt's buckle got removed on stage.. which was a complete disaster.
debacle sounds like the battle..any battle brings the sudden and violent collapses of people and wealth.
'Debacle' is very close to 'Buckle'. Columns of a building collapse due to buckling.
debacle- split it as de + bac + le --> to take step backward in career==>downfall .. hope its clear :)
de+bacle= the battle in the movie 300 was a violent breakdown for xersis
Dibbe (train ke) accident me ghir gaye. That means disaster.
debacle sounds like OBSTACLE..which can cause complete disaster
DEBACLE= deb + ac + le; when deb comes he always takes the ac room it is digester for us in summer.
Buckle "fell down".
de + ablity = without ability, the person who doesnot have the ablity to do something is called weak.
Debilitate (Sounds like De Bill and Ate). You dont have enough money and the restaurant person is telling to "De Bill and Eat" means fist give bill and than eat. What will happen?? You will surely get weaken by Hunger !!!!
if DE BELLY is TATE(tight), yu feel weakened
debil.+it+ate(eat).resembles to devil....so if a devil comes and eat your all your food, you will weaken because of hunger..
debilitate..de bellytate...(say)..belly is where the energy comes from...so de belly is weaken
bili do not ate anything and became Weak
DE(-ve)+Abilitate....to make someone disabled...hence debilitate means to enfeeble or enervate....
The opposite of build an estate is to DE BUILD THE ESTATE
wat you ate early got depleted..., so u r weak now.
De+ bili+ take= bili in kannada means white, you look bleached when you become weak.
debilitate sounds like de->(remove)ability = weaken
Debilitate -> De-habilitate.. Habilitate seems to be word for settling someone, making someone strong..
lit(little)+ate......he ate very little thats why he becomes weaken
ded ill so weak
debilitate-the word seems like devil , when you are caught by devil you are weaken
de+bil+it+ate-> eating less to reduce the bill, so prabu become weaken through hunger and ill
debonair sounds like debojeet of sa re ga ma pa who is very friendly wid judges so he get good comment and good votes
debonair ~ Deb + On +Air; Imagine a guy named â€˜Debâ€™, who always travel by air (very rich).. and is a debonair gentleman.
debonair ~ De+born +Air;the one who born in air has immense cheerfulness.
DEBOnair : DEBO sounds like BEBO which is Kareena kapoor whose very charming ,sauve and urbane. Shes also very cheerful all the times
debonair ==> its magazine http://www.debonairmag.com/
Debo(dev)+bon(born)+air.....so dev(god) borns in air are very friendly, charming and fashionably dressed
Once visit debonair web site you will remember the word rest of your life span..i can bet on it
Deb Nair-> charming, confident and carefully dressed man
DEV(god)+on+air....a god standing on air above you will always look charming
take the middle part of the word(bona) and relate it to the word (bona sera) which means good afternoon in Italian. some body who use such word in every day communication is perhaps a high class urbane person
Debonair diamonds are always friendly,charming and pleasing to women.
debonair=the(de)+boy(bo)+ nair friendly fashionably dressed,aiming to please your girlfriend.
capitate(capital)->say head of country->so decapitate means dehead or behead
de = down, cap = head => "decapitate" then means "cut that head down"
de+cap+tata; when do you say “tata” to cap, sorry but you don’t have a “head” you are “beheaded”
de-cap= behead... also it rhymes with decapacitate... which means to kill
DE CAP IT ATE had a BE(e's)HEAD in it(sry if it is too silly and wierd).
decapitate(the +cap+ate) the cap is ate with head by rhino ,so man is behead
decapitate-> take the head with the cap
"decor um"; decor them to make them more proper and correct
decorum -- decoration . If something is decorated everything is in order and in good manner.
Decoru....decorate....to decorate our house in Festivals is a DECORUM...
If you call someone a "dick-or-umm" at the dinner table then that is bad manners!
To be proper you must DECORATE the ballroom.
dec+or+rum he will be good in speech, behavior, dress, formal politeness, orderliness, seemliness, decency.
you have to be decorum in most of the forums otherwist you'll be thrown out.
decorum ~ accord ~ according to : approriateness of behavior
decorum(deco=decorated,rum=rum) the decorated rum looks in order and taste good