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rooster

Short Definition : cock; adult male chicken

Definition
(noun) adult male chicken
Synonyms : cock

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rooster

it sounds like roasted.Due to their big size male chickens r roasted while female r cooked
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by gopikrish2000

Male chicken gives "rose" to female chicken :)
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by garrulous

roseate

Short Definition : rosy; optimistic; Ex. roseate views

Definition
(adj) of something having a dusty purplish pink color
Synonyms : rosaceous , rose
Example Sentence
  • the roseate glow of dawn

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for roseate

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by sravan1411

Roj came and ate his brain by same saying good thoughts....he is here optimistic person wid some idealistic thoughts
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by nikhilsuhas

roseate=rose+ate obviously rose is bright and also it is cheerful
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by ashishsoni

roseate=rose+speculate
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by rakei

You should be optimistic you give a ROSE.
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by nani2say

roster

Short Definition : list (of names)

Definition
(noun) a list of names
Synonyms : roll
Example Sentence
  • his name was struck off the rolls

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for roster

list of roast in hotel-onion roast,ghee roast,masal roast etc
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by satheish

It's a mix of:
ro(ll) + (li)st + (regist)er
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by garrulous

sounds like REGISTER which contains a LIST
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by jahnavi89

ROWS in a THEATER.. List of ROWS A1-20 B1-20... etc
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by rdrd

rostrum

Short Definition : raised platform for speech-making; pulpit

Definition
(noun) a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it
Synonyms : ambo , dais , podium , pulpit , soapbox , stump

Definition
(noun) beaklike projection of the anterior part of the head of certain insects such as e.g. weevils
Synonyms : snout

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rostrum

ROJ(daily)+DRUM- on school's PULPIT/raised platform, roj drum bajaya jaata hai
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by userdce

one who drinks rum (with roast) will need give speech and hence needs a platform :)
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by garrulous

rostrum can be made to sound like "raised + strum or system"
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by shalnew

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by sravan1411

rote

Short Definition : repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote

Definition
(noun) memorization by repetition
Synonyms : rote learning

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rote

ROT = read over thoroughly.
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by garrulous

wrote and wrote and wROTE and wROTE again till you were too tired so you could only manage to write ROTE(w was too hard after REPEATING it so much)
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by menon_ranjit

child was rote hue (crying ) repeating for candy just link with Hindi word rote
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by priyanksh

rote = ratta marna
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by backstreetrover

cómon guys haven't you heard of ratta?
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by friendofafriend

wROTE 100 times ( repetition)
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by bluemoon.sri

road...
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by mitdac99

Rote similar to "Ratta" marna in hindi
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by asaikia88

rotund

Short Definition : (of a person) fat and round

Definition
(adj) spherical in shape
Definition
(adj) (of sounds) full and rich
Synonyms : orotund , pear-shaped , round
Example Sentence
  • orotund tones
  • the rotund and reverberating phrase
  • pear-shaped vowels

Definition
(adj) excessively fat
Synonyms : corpulent , obese , weighty
Example Sentence
  • a weighty man

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rotund

remove the "t" in the word.
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by garrulous

If you eat ROTi & UNDa(egg) routinely, you become rotund.
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by vamsi_hava

Rotund- It seems similar to "TONDU" (in hindi a fat person)...thus rotund is a fat person..
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by mayurborgaonkar

Rotund seems like roto, which is rounded part that rotates in machines
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by 305208

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