This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : boisterous; noisy and uncontrollable
(adj) noisily and stubbornly defiant
(adj) boisterously and noisily aggressive
kept up an obstreperous clamor
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for obstreperous
the word can be broken into ob+STREET+PERU..streets in peru are very noisy because of traffic.
obstetrician is the one who deliver babies...obstreperous sounds like obste+pair ous so pairing all those obstreticians and delivering the babies all at a time then all the babies after deliever they make a lot of noise....
OBSTRE- word is used for small babies in obstretrician.
Small babies are very noisy and bossy(they want things done their way).
strepsil (medicine) cures uncontrolled sore throat or blocked nose
read as 'ob(obviously)+ stereo(stre)+ per(perous) songs sunege ' so it causes noise
ob( oppose) + streper ( stripper) + ous (us-our). = ppl opposed to have strippers as their neighbors by making noisy protest.
obstreperous=obviously strep(sils)removes kich kich...i.e boisterous
Ob(out )+stre(stream)+perous(pore)---give loud noise as it gushes out..
AP+STRIP erous....when u strip, the crowd turns obstreperous
obscenely putting on the stereo high which is porous to ears
abe strip karege thn ppl ll roar.make noise
obst(inate) + reper(rapper) is quite noisy and stubbornly defiant
Ma kan mod degi if you disobey
lassitude is an "attitude" which forces us to drink "LASSI".
obs(absolute)+tre(tree)+perous(peru tree)...monkey have climbed the peru tree...its boisterous and noisy
Obstreperous - when you're trespassing you need to be very silent and not boisterous
obstreperous = ob + strep + per +o +us; reversely strip per on us i.e we are going to make more noise for this teachers are doing this to us..
of + strapper + ous ---> Unfortunately the people with psychological disorder are sometimes bound with straps. And they are sometimes very noisy too. :(
noisy and uncontrollable when yu go steeper in mountain or hight
we take strepsils when ve have a noisy cough that is difficult to control
Short Definition : push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusiv
(verb) push to thrust outward
(verb) thrust oneself in as if by force
The colors don't intrude on the viewer
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for obtrude
Obtrude = Obt + Rude.
It is 'Rude' to to impose something such as opinions on other people.
Intrude rhyming for obtrude and intruder is one who enters into middle without permission so interrupt's
obtaining acceptance rude to work on his idea
Obtrude = Extrude ( Thust out ) + Intrude (Interfere)
Short Definition : blunt; not sharp; stupid; slow in understanding
(adj) of an angle; between 90 and 180 degrees
(adj) (of a leaf shape) rounded at the apex
(adj) lacking in insight or discernment
too obtuse to grasp the implications of his behavior
a purblind oligarchy that flatly refused to see that history was condemning it to the dustbin
(adj) slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity
so dense he never understands anything I say to him
never met anyone quite so dim
although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick
dumb officials make some really dumb decisions
he was either normally stupid or being deliberately obtuse
worked with the slow students
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for obtuse
obtuse refers to angles between two lines which is >90 degrees.....the line appears like its leaning towards the wall which is inactive and stupid
imagine a pencil tip...the more obtuse the angle between the two edges of the tip...the more blunt the tip is..
obtuse = big/fat so it means moti buddhi ha ha ha
Obtuse..."of little use"
opposite of ACUTE with respect to all meanings...
an Obtuse angle (>90) takes more time to close than an acute angle;likewise, it takes more time for an Obtuse person to get a hint, idea, etc than for an acute (intelligent) person
Like an obtuse angle, a FOOL's mouth will be always wide open(speaking uselessly)
obtuse-I still remember my childhood time when i was unable to answer the value of the obtuse angle because i was mentally dull
by santosh pokhrel
Short Definition : make unnecessary; get rid of; Ex. obviate the need
(verb) do away with
(verb) prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening
Let's avoid a confrontation
head off a confrontation
avert a strike
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for obviate
obviate - viate sounds like deviate, deviate yourself from studying(happen something)....
ob+viate .. viate can be rhymed with void.. and making void means removing something.. hence getting rid of..
if it is obvious you can obviate it easily (you can prevent it), obvious and obviate sound similar
obviate = ob-'prevent' + viate 'via [=way]'
prevent the way ~ we don't go that way
OBVIously i ATE poison bcoz i wanted to GET RID OF my life..!!!!!!............:D
Obviate : A-void-it
Relate it with "obvious"...
ob = obese
ate = eat
obese person avoids to eat
ob+viate(sounds like violate) which means get rid off something.
obviate sounds like obliviate spell in harry potter which is used to remove the memory of someone
so get rid of
ob+vi+ate--- if we are OBese(fat) then VI(we) should be OB(against) ATE(eating), i.e., we should PREVENT AND AVOID eating too much
a necessary thing is obvious and to eat it makes it unnecessary
obviate sounds like ob (ab - now ) violate thus avoid
Dont go to iOB bank it is not safe for money transfer avoid it.
OOhhh..Deviate ..and prevent it from happening
Short Definition : the West
(noun) the countries of (originally) Europe and (now including) North America and South America
(noun) the hemisphere that includes North America and South America
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for Occident
lets just assume that there are better cars on the roads in the west... hence they have more accidents taking place.. occident rhymes with accident..
it was by "accident" that Americas were "discovered"
The OC's show on star world > The west
America with better road so lesser Accident in Occident..(place a ryme)
an oxidant is very reactive and vigorous... consider the western nations of north america & south america like that for the world... except that they are occident!
For all those who like metal music: Break it as Occi+dent = Ossy (Osbourne) + Dentist. He is in west.. \m/
orient -the east
ox + accidents : in west there are lot of ranches in those oxen are kept. So we hear about a lot of accidents about ox in west.
Short Definition : shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
(verb) block passage through
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for occlude
when you include someone they are welcome and the gates are always open but when you OCCLUDE(rhymes with EXCLUDE), they are unwelcome and hence the gates are SHUT or CLOSED on them.
Occlude - sounds like conclude. Means close or shut something...
Harry Potter fans may remember occlumency which is the subject that helps to close one's mind.
clude originates from claudere.. which means close..
occlude which is opposite of include.
exclude the forms bcoz we r colsed
Make a chain like this Include::Exclude::Occlude
you conclude when you occlude - shut or close something