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profligate

Definition
(noun) a dissolute man in fashionable society
Synonyms : blood rake rakehell rip roue
Definition
(noun) a recklessly extravagant consumer
Synonyms : prodigal squanderer
Definition
(adj) recklessly wasteful
Example Sentence
  • prodigal in their expenditures
Definition
(adj) unrestrained by convention or morality
Example Sentence
  • Congreve draws a debauched aristocratic society
  • deplorably dissipated and degraded
  • riotous living
  • fast women
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Profligate= spend Profusely like bill Gates

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split it like prof(professor)+li(lee)+g+ate(past f. of eat).. your Professor whose son Lee spent all of his father's money .. eating at all five stars hotels...what a wasteful use of your Professor's money....

PROperty FLy through GATE - because you spend like crazy

profli(profli)+gate...so think f candidate whose profile reveals about his hand in some immoral activities..such a candidate is even not allowed to even enter to the GATE OF some colleges and organizations....

PROFLIGATE: DIVIDE IT INTO 3 PARTS, PROF+LEE+GATE. think that PROFessor had thrown LEE out of GATE bcoz he was extravagant.

Pro fil(fli) gate .. The proletarians filed the gate of their boss with sweets just before the appraisal day .. Wasteful and def wildly immoral

this word is taken from phlibein means to squeeze ..so think of a prodigal..or profligate son..who has squeezed his fathers pocket in doing all wasteful activities

pROFLigate: When you tell Professor Flagrant that he is being wasteful and should be ashamed, he just ROFLS (rolls on the floor laughing)!!!

all high-profiled ppl are mostly spendthrifts.

"prof" -professor "fli" -flew or spent "gate" -all his money building college gate...

fli + gate... fly through gate. implies wasteful thing.. and we throw wasteful things

spell lyk pro(professional)+fli(FLY)+gate(Jet)...--->there r so many low cost airlines still professional travel through JET airways and "WASTE their MONEY"....

Profligate = His job PROFile in resume is so wasteful and lack of planning, that the manager thrown it out of the gate.

(also means corrupt): he is PRO FLoggIng people at the GATE of the city

who earns PROFit at good rATE spends a LOT

<B>Flagrantly Prodigal</B>.

Due to the Profligate use of assets by PROFessionals IGATE company got dissolved.

Because of his immoral behavior his PROFITS were all LITIGATED

pro+fli+gate, imagine a fly (fli) crosses the gate of ur house to buy a choclate which is a waste expenditure for it... this seems to be a stupid mnemonic but give it a try... u will remember it for sure :))

PROFuse and LIberal spending w/o GATE (thoughts or constraint). Profuse = extravagance.

pro+fly+gate....why to fly over the college gate on some plane, when we can walk and go through without wasting money...

pro+fly+gate = pro things fly over the gate therefore lessen or worsen things are there.

progenitor

Definition
(noun) an ancestor in the direct line
Synonyms : primogenitor
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for progenitor

Pro + Genesis

Pro + Genes >> the genes before us.. our ancestors..

Progeny is children. Progenitor is the ancestor.

progeny producer...progeny=children

prognosis

Definition
(noun) a prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop
Synonyms : forecast
Definition
(noun) a prediction of the course of a disease
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prognosis

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prognosis = pro+diagnosis, pro= think forward, diagnosis = cause of disease, it means to predict the features of a disease before the disease itself.

PROGNO(PREGNANT)SIS(SISTER)-> how can we PREDICT that..by seeing her vomiting or stomach :)

prognosticate

Definition
(verb) make a prediction about; tell in advance
Example Sentence
  • Call the outcome of an election
Definition
(verb) indicate by signs
Example Sentence
  • These signs bode bad news
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prognosticate

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PROgKNOWsticate. a PRO KNOWS enough to make a prediction

It sounds like prog(program)+nosticate(no ticket)-we can predict that there are no more tickets left for the program

Root Word:prognosticus Means See

It can be thought of as prognosis which means to predict..

Pro - diagnosticate , predict features of disease b4 disease itself.

Resembles to Diagnostic so foretell

proletarian

Definition
(noun) a member of the working class (not necessarily employed)
Synonyms : prole worker
Example Sentence
  • workers of the world--unite!
Definition
(adj) belonging to or characteristic of the proletariat
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for proletarian

proletarian=petrolian the person who fills petrol wears blue color n is working class

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sorry for the last wrong post. here is the correct one : pro+letarian means literacy se pahle. means working class who wears blue dress generally. remember workers at petrol pumps.

pro+letarian means literacy se pahle. means working class who wears blue dress generally. remember workers at petrol pumps.

proletarian--- here we have letarian(literature), so the people who doesn't have any literature r likely to be the working class people in an industry.

Pro+vegetarian- People of working class cannot be pro-vegetarian as their jobs are energy intensive.

pro leterarian has a letter in it. a letter man worjking in post office) is is a proletararian

proliferate

Definition
(verb) grow rapidly
Example Sentence
  • Pizza parlors proliferate in this area
Definition
(verb) cause to grow or increase rapidly
Example Sentence
  • We must not proliferate nuclear arms
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for proliferate

life rate=its always increasing

PRO+LIFE+RATE--> promote life rate

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pro + life + rate : increase in rate of production (pro) of life (living organisms) causes population to increase rapidly

(PROLI)petrol (RATE)rate increase rapidly and quickly these days!!

pro + life + rate : in our professional (pro) life, we should work at faster rate to grow rapidly.

rapidly+lift+rate i.e,flourish

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