This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : area in the care of a single priest and served by one main church
(noun) a local church community
(noun) the local subdivision of a diocese committed to one pastor
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for parish
pa + rish = my dad(pa) is rishi munni(priest)
parish sounds p-ri-sh-t.
IN INDIA WE HAVE "PARSH-AD WHO IS INCHARGE OF SMALL SEGMENT OF DISTRIST,,
by CRAZY HEAD
Parish people (church community) consider themselves to be 'PARI's
by Srividya Srikumar
Short Definition : equality; close resemblance; CF. disparate
(noun) (obstetrics) the number of liveborn children a woman has delivered
the parity of the mother must be considered
a bipara is a woman who has given birth to two children
(noun) (mathematics) a relation between a pair of integers: if both integers are odd or both are even they have the same parity; if one is odd and the other is even they have different parity
parity is often used to check the integrity of transmitted data
(noun) (computer science) a bit that is used in an error detection procedure in which a 0 or 1 is added to each group of bits so that it will have either an odd number of 1's or an even number of 1's; e.g., if the parity is odd then any group of bits that arrives with an even number of 1's must contain an error
(noun) (physics) parity is conserved in a universe in which the laws of physics are the same in a right-handed system of coordinates as in a left-handed system
(noun) functional equality
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for parity
parity.......divide it like pari(pair)...pairs always exhibit equality in their choices.
parity...sounds like PARTY.....party is given to people of EQUAL status..
well another could be in medical science..wher parity means how many times a lady give births...so there is A CLOSE RESEMBLANCE....in her children.
parity...in maths..parity means to find the EQUALITY BETWEEN TWO numbers whether the number is EVEN OR ODD.
parity rhyme with DisPARITY WHICH IS DIS(NOT)+PARITY(EQUALITY)= INEQUALTIY
purchasing power parity (PPP)... WE DAILY COME through it..means an indication of the way, the exchange rate EQUALIZE THE PURCHASING POWER OF different currencies.
Remember the most common word social disparity which means social ineuality dis means not parity means equality
by santosh pokhrel
Parity comes from "par". Live below and above par, when it is at par- equal, it is parity, equality or close.
Short Definition : language; manner of speaking; idiom; Ex. in legal/common parlance
(noun) a manner of speaking that is natural to native speakers of a language
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for parlance
Focus on PAR(ticular) LAN(guage)
So Parlance is a PARticular manner of speaking a LANguage.
parlance taken from 'parler' which means to speak. Thus parlance is nothing but a language.
Short Definition : conference (between opponents); CF. speak
(noun) a negotiation between enemies
(verb) discuss, as between enemies
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for parley
parley sounds like parliament... where CONFERENCE is held between opponents ...
parley reminds us of parle biscuts....when you attend a CONFERENCE bisleri water and PARLE biscuts are served
sounds like parlay.biscuit company...so a conferece between parlay and sunfeast biscuit company heads.
Parley ~ Miley (Meet in Hindi) ; When people attend a conference, they meet each other
par+ley:par means others and ley means lay(calm) down or pacify.so negotiation between enemies.
in the movie 'Pirates of Caribbean' ; pirates, in difficult times, use the right of 'parley' which is right of negotiation
Pirates of the Carribean .. Remember Jack Sparrow saying PARLEY . a conference with the pirates!!
two golfing opponents (enemies) negotiate who will first attempt to make PAR and theres no way in hell (L) it will be EasY (EY) for either of them (LEY so we don't confuse with parLAY)
PARTY without all the fun
Parley : An negotiation between Enemies
Truce : A Tacit Agreement between enemies for not fighting.
First they eat Parley - G while negotiating and then they Have Truce (Juice) before agreeing not to fight.
Short Definition : narrow in scope or outlook; provincial; related to parishes
(adj) relating to or supported by or located in a parish
(adj) narrowly restricted in outlook or scope
little sympathy with parochial mentality
insular attitudes toward foreigners
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for parochial
link this with paro....(of devdas)...whose parents were narrow in their outlook for devdas family , so they married her to someone else.
Having PARTIAL vision
This word is derived from 'parish' i.e. which means "local".parochial outlook is local,"restrained"
link this ti par(foot in english),par are at the bottom of body so parochial is linked to something down in vision or outlook
the inhabitant of parish are narrow minded
4. घिरा हुआ
Short Definition : humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.
(noun) a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way
(noun) humorous or satirical mimicry
(verb) make a spoof of or make fun of
(verb) make a parody of
The students spoofed the teachers
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for parody
parody..parrot..always imitates people often in a humorous way.
par+ ody :think of parrot for par n comedy ( humorous )for ody.. parrot imitates in a funny way