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hiatus

Definition
(noun) an interruption in the intensity or amount of something Definition
(noun) a missing piece (as a gap in a manuscript) Definition
(noun) a natural opening or perforation through a bone or a membranous structure
Synonyms : foramen
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hiatus

split it as HI+AT+US.....if anyone says 'Hi' on the way, we will definitely stop for a while.

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anyone who says HI AT US its definately after a long gap...and we pause to meet dat person..

Hi + at + us >>> if someone says Hi to us, then we take a gap from our work and chat with that person...

Hiatus = we had taken a break at hiat hotel.

hirsute

Definition
(adj) having or covered with hair
Synonyms : haired hairy
Example Sentence
  • Jacob was a hairy man
  • a hairy caterpillar
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hirsute

some one who wears a hir(hair)+sute(suit)....so someone who wears a suit of hairs to look like jamvant( a hindu mythological character)...who was very hairy)...

hirsute : hair suit...natural hair suit by body hair.(hairy)

when he took off HER(girlfreind's) SUIT... he was shocked to see her body was covered with hairs... and ran away LOL...

Choti's hirsute tummy at friends wedding compelled me to msg her askin her to shave it off

Almost sounds like hippies who have lots of shaggy hair.

hoary

Definition
(adj) showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair
Example Sentence
  • whose beard with age is hoar
  • nodded his hoary head
Definition
(adj) ancient
Synonyms : rusty
Example Sentence
  • hoary jokes
Definition
(adj) covered with fine whitish hairs or down
Synonyms : canescent
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hoary

Hoary or Hairy (white here).

since old, obviously old with white hair; white with age

"hoary" "hoary" -- like the hindu old men pray "hori hori" -- their hair become white with age ,,

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tumhare hair white ho-rai(hoary) hai due to old age... use L'Oreal...

HOARY -> HAIRY -> grey HAIR = OLD.

Read it as "whory" they are horny and hairy :-/

Hoary = Old Harry

Hoary = hoa (becomes) + r (red) + y (yellow); becomes red & yellow i.e gray like color.

hortatory

Definition
(adj) giving strong encouragement
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hortatory

While ploughing farms with bullocks, farmers say "HUR HUR ;HORT HORT" to encourage bullocks to move ahead. This is HORTATORY.

HORTatory and exHORTive both mean encouraging...

A hot(HORT) gal looking for a hot guy( means encouraging him to accompany her)

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heart+atory =encouraging

hortatory sounds somewhat like arbitrary ; sentence - No body encourages you to take arbitrary decisions..but asks to think twice before taking a decision !

sounds like rotatory as is go on rotating the wheel of enthusiasm to produce result

hortatory- sounds like "whore", so if u see a whore u r obviously URGED and ENCOURAGED!! ;)

hortatory

Hurt at every sec !!! so need encouragement

Help Or Run Teach A Teacher Or Recognize yourself.

hubris

Definition
(noun) overbearing pride or presumption
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hubris

HUB+RIS(RAISE)--A person RAISEd in a HUB(city centre),will be arrogant and conceited towards villagers and others.

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look for the word hub(HUBBY)...so just think if your hubby is excessively arogant or has too much of self confidence..or overbearing pride....can you stay with him...no......never........so a hub(by)ris.........arrogant in nature........

sounds like iblish(devil) who has excessive pride of its own

a girl talking in a pompous way - my hubby rich (hub-ris) is arrogant.

Hebroo lang vale bahot arrogant log hote hain.. (no offense please)

humdrum

Definition
(noun) the quality of wearisome constancy, routine, and lack of variety
Synonyms : monotony sameness
Example Sentence
  • he had never grown accustomed to the monotony of his work
  • he was sick of the humdrum of his fellow prisoners
  • he hated the sameness of the food the college served
Definition
(adj) not challenging; dull and lacking excitement
Example Sentence
  • an unglamorous job greasing engines
Definition
(adj) tediously repetitious or lacking in variety
Synonyms : monotonous
Example Sentence
  • a humdrum existence; all work and no play
  • nothing is so monotonous as the sea
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for humdrum

one movie named HUMDUM (a bollywoodmovie) was released which was dull & boring..

hum(human)+drum..so a human being beating the drum in a monotonus way.

human+drum= means a human who is a drum(dho; in hindi),wo insan jo ek ek khali dhol hai wo dull hai..

IF U DONT HAVE A HUMDUM UR LIFE WILL BE BORING and MONOTONOUS ie. DOING THE SAME WORK EVERYDAY..

hum drum = human drum = human dhol = dholu insaan. dholu is very boring

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Humdrum:reduplication of hum......Monotonous and boring.

Humdrum is Humdum...dull fim Drone is Drona...dull film

when ppl hum(means us) & the rum we r becomes idle sleepy mode..

hurl

Definition
(noun) a violent throw
Synonyms : cast
Definition
(verb) throw forcefully
Synonyms : cast hurtle
Definition
(verb) make a thrusting forward movement
Synonyms : hurtle lunge thrust
Definition
(verb) utter with force; utter vehemently
Synonyms : throw
Example Sentence
  • hurl insults
  • throw accusations at someone
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hurl

hurl - girl ; when your girl (girlfriend) is angry since you didn't gift her pearl necklace , she throws the gift or hurls at you !

matcha harle ki aussies todfod kartat, chid chid kartat

Hurl ->hit enter after url - shop owner will shout out violently for typing so hard.

hurl sounds like howl ...which means shouting louldlyy/...

hurtle

Definition
(verb) move with or as if with a rushing sound
Example Sentence
  • The cars hurtled by
Definition
(verb) make a thrusting forward movement
Synonyms : hurl lunge thrust
Definition
(verb) throw forcefully
Synonyms : cast hurl
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hurtle

its HURDLE race, in which runners have to run in a particular direction,it also involves crashes!! Cheers to Olympic 2012

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hurt.....so a bike moving with GREAT SPEED or hurtling along and in the process hurting many people on the way.

hurtle..rhymes with turtle.. turtle is slow..n hurtle is fast rushes...

HURTLE sounds like HURT+ALL....i.e. if u hurt all means u were RUSHING and CRASHED with the crowd.

Hurtle means hustle.

Ninja- TURTLE where very fast and agile.. They had a gr8 skill of fighting! Kung Fu Fight!! that goes on to fast!! haiiiiyaaaa

It involves crashes and rush also!!

hare and turtle story..turtle low speed ..hare(hurtle) great speed

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