This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : amendment or clause added to a legislative bill
(noun) a traveler who actively rides an animal (as a horse or camel)
(noun) a clause that is appended to a legislative bill
(noun) a traveler who actively rides a vehicle (as a bicycle or motorcycle)
(noun) a traveler riding in a vehicle (a boat or bus or car or plane or train etc) who is not operating it
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rider
a recent RIDER to the motorcyclist riders act of India is the Helmet Rule is compulsory.
How to get rid of error=riders(amendmants to a bill)
If a bill has a lot of loop-holes, it must be either removed or it needs another "rider" to go forward.
a person that rides (bicycle, horse, car etc) lol
Short Definition : (of something bad) widespread; abundant; current
(adj) most frequent or common
(adj) excessively abundant
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rife
rife is like wife...which is common one hence ABUNDANT and PLENTIFUL.
rife==> rifle which has abundant
rife can be taken as rifle which needs abundant courage to handle it.
rife~ interchange the position of 'e' n 'i'. refi = mohammad rafi(gr8 musician) has a WIDESPREAD popularity here, with ABUNDANT fan following and the CURRENT generation loves him too!
Life: Life is abundant in the universe.
when two friends are in a RIFT, they don't talk. when they are in a RIFE... there is "abundance" of talk
Repeated Wife.U don't need repeated wife hence abundant
sounds like rice..which is in abundance in every part of the world.
having rife(exessively abundant) wives is illegal
rife is close to strife. We see wide-spread strifes currently.
In Lalu land, rifle use was rife, causing great strife to people.
rife: w(r)ife have abundant things to tell their husbands
rife = abundant
wife = wrong rife(not abudant) :D
Short Definition : narrow opening in a large mass; break in a friendly relation; Ex. through a rift in the clouds; OP. reconcilation
(noun) a gap between cloud masses
the sun shone through a rift in the clouds
(noun) a narrow fissure in rock
(noun) a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)
they hoped to avoid a break in relations
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rift
rhyme is drift(a sound force which drives something along)..a drifted water caused many breaks in the wall.
sounds like cleft; which means split
riffle create openings
rift sounds like 'lift'. if there is a 'GAP' between two objects, you get better grip to 'lift' the object.
lift doors will rift apart for opening...
There is a RIFT in the LIFT!
The song frm d mvie namaste london (RAFTA RAFTA) is during their sepration... i.e. social n personal sepration.
rift rhymes cleft means split or divided so thts it
Short Definition : arrangement of masts and sails; V: equip (a ship) with rigging; ADJ. rigging: ropes that hold up a ship's sails
(noun) gear (including necessary machinery) for a particular enterprise
(noun) a truck consisting of a tractor and trailer together
(noun) formation of masts, spars, sails, etc., on a vessel
(noun) a set of clothing (with accessories)
his getup was exceedingly elegant
(noun) gear used in fishing
(noun) a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses
(noun) the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme
(verb) arrange the outcome of by means of deceit
(verb) manipulate in a fraudulent manner
(verb) connect or secure to
They rigged the bomb to the ignition
(verb) equip with sails or masts
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rig
like rigid = fixed
so rig = fix
rig~wig ; so that sails doesn't fly away rigs are used, and so that the wig doesn't fly away we shud have something like rig to fix the wig in the head!
rig verb-fix or manipulate
like a wig has to be fixed u can remember rig
Short Definition : morally upright; just
(adj) characterized by or proceeding from accepted standards of morality or justice
the...prayer of a righteous man availeth much
(adj) morally justified
Short Definition : legally correct; Ex. rightful owner
(adj) legally valid
(adj) having a legally established claim
the legitimate heir
the true and lawful king