This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : loquacious; wordy; talkative; N. garrulity
(adj) full of trivial conversation
kept from her housework by gabby neighbors
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for garrulous
(garrulous can be related to girls when pronounced)and girls talk more than boys
"Girls, rule us!" They rule us in their ability to talk non-stop about nonsensical matter...
sounds like careless... means careless chatter
GARbage-like and unRULy non-stop chatter.
garrulous... think of a "gorilla".. and now think of a fat gorrila like person who chats a lot.!!!and sucks a lot
it can remembered as girls are less because they talk nonsense!!
gaer(unknown people) logo se baat karti hai, garrulous girl.
Short Definition : art and science of preparing and serving good food; CF. gastronome
(noun) a particular style of cookery (as of a region)
(noun) the art and practice of choosing and preparing and eating good food
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gastronomy
Gastronomy sounds like guest....so whenever guests cum to our home we serve them gud food.....
Ok,it goes sum wat with this: GASTRIC , so if U r given GOOD, DECENT food, am sure nothing like that will happen! Try eating lots of potato chips and cold drink, then tell me wat was the result :) ;) :)
GAS+TRO+NOMY.nomy is arts of science.using gas we prepare food.so science of preparing food.
Short Definition : clumsy (in social behavior); coarse and uncouth
(adj) lacking social polish
too gauche to leave the room when the conversation became intimate
their excellent manners always made me feel gauche
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gauche
it is pronounced 'gosh'
O my Gosh!!- she reacted to his gauche behaviour.
gauchy sounds like gochy(dothy weared by old people)in modern days wearing gochy is clumsy or awkward
South American GAUCHOS (cowboys) lack grace.
Sound like Gosh.. somewon who eat GOSHT lacks social values
GAUCHE=GAAV+CHE. CHE, he is from GAAV, he is tactless/dont have the grace.
Tanya Gosh(gauche) is a clumsy girl who always spilt coffee over others while serving.
similar to gaucherie
gauche sound like douche(douchebag)..
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Short Definition : flashy; showy
(noun) (Britain) a celebratory reunion feast or entertainment held a college
(adj) tastelessly showy
a flash car
a flashy ring
a gaudy costume
loud sport shirts
a meretricious yet stylish book
(adj) (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gaudy
sounds like god[l]y when god appears we can see flash lights at back of his head so it is flashy
GAUDY sounds like ROUDY and proudy people tend to show off and are often very flashy.
by himanshu dhumash
gaudy sounds like Audi the new audi S8..u kno how it looks..!!
gaudy sounds like GOURI(the name og a lady) is very flashy.
gaudy goody goldy
Sounds like Body..
And some people like to flash or show their body !
Short Definition : lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
(adj) very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
emaciated bony hands
a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys
eyes were haggard and cavernous
small pinched faces
kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gaunt
Gaunt = g + aunt
Imagine you have an aunt and you know generally they are fat..now your aunt want to get slimmer...c likes to emaciate..
G[rand] AUNT, or imagine as G[reat grand] AUNT... is generally lean and weak due to old age.
if someone haunts u , u become gaunt
relate it with "jaunt" which means a trip, after returning from trip u feel weak, emaciated
jaunty: playful,cheerful (remember Jonty Rhodes)
gaunt: thin (jonty was thin and very fit)
sounds like haunt..
haunted bye voldemort memories harry face was gaunt
Enrique Iglesias has a gaunt face.
gaunt=ghanta=penis....its thin bony and angular....so got it??;)
relate it to "quant". If u r weak(emaciate) in quant it means u r gaunt
Short Definition : hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
(noun) a small mallet used by a presiding officer or a judge
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gavel
Rhymes with gravel (small stone) : To break gravel, you need a gavel(hammer)
A hammer like tool or gavel turns rock into gravel
sound like travel when u travel u carry a wooden hammer for saftey against thiefs
in an auction a gavel is struck to announce that the item has been sold or given--->gaven--->gavel
gavel=girl(g)+travel = when a girl travel she used to have a hammerlike tool for self protection