This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : freedom from narrow limitations
(noun) the angular distance between an imaginary line around a heavenly body parallel to its equator and the equator itself
(noun) freedom from normal restraints in conduct
the new freedom in movies and novels
allowed his children considerable latitude in how they spent their money
(noun) an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
(noun) scope for freedom of e.g. action or thought; freedom from restriction
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for latitude
mnemonic:latitude:can be interpreted as lasting attitude,...and any one who's got a good atitude will always be free from narrow thoughts, he/she will never become narrow minded because they have a good attitude.
geographically latitude runs horizontally so you have the freedom to move as widely as u can... ur movement is free from narrow limitations
Let IT go attiTUDE
latitude -> lenient attitude
Altitude for vertical side (to measure height) , Latitude for horizontal side (to measure width.)
by onno manush
and we all know our atitude towards life makes the difference in our thinking and perception.
Levitated Attitude->Levitate means lighten,to cause to float in the air, so Latitude means Freedom of Attitude
Short Definition : praise; N. ADJ. laudable: praiseworthy; ADJ. laudatory: expressing praise
(verb) praise, glorify, or honor
extol the virtues of one's children
glorify one's spouse's cooking
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for laud
O, Lord! Let me laud You for all your help
when you get an (app)laud you are *praised* for your work
this mnemonic is in hindi..laud..lad..mummy lad pyar karti hai jab hum prize win karte hai...so this is the form of praising us by her.
it pranounce like lord,
lord krishna is praised by all
Short Definition : liberal; wasteful; generous or wasteful in giving or using; abundant; profuse; great; Ex. decorated lavishly; V. give in abundance
(verb) expend profusely; also used with abstract nouns
He was showered with praise
(adj) very generous
distributed gifts with a lavish hand
the critics were lavish in their praise
a munificent gift
his father gave him a half-dollar and his mother a quarter and he thought them munificent
his unstinted devotion
called for unstinting aid to Britain
(adj) characterized by extravagance and profusion
a lavish buffet
a lucullan feast
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for lavish
lavish( read it as love ) in love boy spends money generously s0 generous in spending money
love + ish ....to be loved by ish u have to spend liberally......
Love makes one lavish- it makes people spend generously on their mates.
After geeting female frnd in bus so much money spending on mobile bill ye love ish(lavish)
Short Definition : careless; negligent; not paying enough attention; Ex. lax service
(adj) lacking in rigor or strictness
such lax and slipshod ways are no longer acceptable
lax in attending classes
slack in maintaining discipline
(adj) pronounced with muscles of the tongue and jaw relatively relaxed (e.g., the vowel sound in `bet')
(adj) lacking in strength or firmness or resilience
a lax rope
a limp handshake
(adj) emptying easily or excessively
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for lax
LAX - reLAX - careless
lax sounds similar to tax ; dont be lax while submitting tax proofs every financial year end.
Remember it as LACK,then one who lacks, is not strict, severe or careful enough about work, rules or standards of behaviour
LAXman is a CARELESS batsman... tats y he s not selected for ODI's
LAX is pronounced "lacks" which is an anagram for "slack".. i.e. careless/ not strict..
Hence LAX = not stringent.
lax seems like lacks which can be relate in the clasroom when we lack concentration
by santosh pokhrel
Short Definition : man who is not a cleric; man who is nonprofessional
(noun) someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for layman
lay+man: lay -sleep so sleep man so he is not a worker(cleric)
Short Definition : restraining rope fastened to the collar of an animal (to control it); Ex. a dog on a leash
(noun) restraint consisting of a rope (or light chain) used to restrain an animal
(noun) the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
(noun) a figurative restraint
asked for a collar on program trading in the stock market
kept a tight leash on his emotions
he's always gotten a long leash
(verb) fasten with a rope
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for leash
WWE LOVERssss ...
Batista --> unleash the beast !! bole toh open the chains and ropes of the beast and let it do the damage !!!
Leash is the opposite of unleash...which is to let go of ur self.
it sounds like lease which means control over a particular thing by giving money.
remember in the movie MUMMY "those who UNLEASH the spa will go through the swift wings od dead" leash means tied up something, restrained. unleash is the opposite. the persons who unleashed the spa were killed by the creature :-)