This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : reddish; (of the face) reddish and healthy-looking
(adj) inclined to a healthy reddish color often associated with outdoor life
a ruddy complexion
Santa's rubicund cheeks
a fresh and sanguine complexion
(adj) of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ruddy
ruddy = reddy (red coloured )
remember samera reddy she is very healthy
reddy...like indrasena reddy..The mega star...he is so healthy!
your buddy makes you feel happy. If you are happy, your cheeks will be ruddy.
Short Definition : elementary; not developed; crude; N. rudiment: fundamental element or principle; Ex. rudiments of the language
(adj) being or involving basic facts or principles
the fundamental laws of the universe
a fundamental incomatibility between them
these rudimentary truths
(adj) being in the earliest stages of development
(adj) not fully developed in mature animals
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rudimentary
sedimentary=rudimentary.....sedimentary rock are used in the base or foundation of a building...hence rudimentary means basic or fundamental !!!!!!!
kids in elementry schools are rudimentary
CRUDE-i-mentary. somethin rudimentary is crude and elementary
sound like RUDE+MEN so rude men never developed becoz they are lacking of elementary or fundamental principals.....hope it helps...
rudimentary(rude+mentaring):there is a person who was always rude and people had dislike towards him, after i had started mentoring him,has improved,so now he is in his INITIAL DEVELOPMENTAL STAGE of learning,behaving with manners
Short Definition : regret; lament; mourn; Ex. He will rue the day; N. ADJ. rueful
(noun) European strong-scented perennial herb with grey-green bitter-tasting leaves; an irritant similar to poison ivy
(noun) leaves sometimes used for flavoring fruit or claret cup but should be used with great caution: can cause irritation like poison ivy
(noun) sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment
he drank to drown his sorrows
he wrote a note expressing his regret
to his rue, the error cost him the game
(noun) (French) a street or road in France
(verb) feel remorse for; feel sorry for; be contrite about
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rue
rue sounds similar to ruin...when you ruin your life you LAMENT and REGRET it
sounds like ro(weep)...so mourn
Think RUEdolf. "All of the other reindeer used to laugh and call him names." All the other reindeer RUEd when "Santa came to say, RUEdolf with your nose so bright, won't you guide my sleigh tonight."
Ruebaroooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo......are yu CRYING or singing?
ROOH(soul)...when we think of soul, we think of death...hence when someone dies, we repent, feel the consequences of it bitterly....
rue:- rue sounds like rude.. so when someone behaves rudely, u will be sorrow
when company sue you, you regret over your deeds
Short Definition : violent scoundrel; bully
(noun) a cruel and brutal fellow
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ruffian
Sounds like "rough"-ian. i.e., a rowdy person.
layschips were formerly known as ruffles.RUFFIAN sounds like ruffles.they bullied me to get ruffles as no one can eat just 1.
Short Definition : make or move with a deep rolling sound (as thunder or stomach)
(noun) a loud low dull continuous noise
they heard the rumbling of thunder
(noun) a servant's seat (or luggage compartment) in the rear of a carriage
(noun) a fight between rival gangs of adolescents
(verb) make a low noise
(verb) to utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds
he grumbled a rude response
Stones grumbled down the cliff
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rumble
is very similar to "mumble" and "grumble".
relate to Royal Rumble in WWE
when things CRUMBLE we hear RUMBLE(sound).
just like tumble
Short Definition : animal that ruminates; ADJ.
(noun) any of various cud-chewing hoofed mammals having a stomach divided into four (occasionally three) compartments
(adj) related to or characteristic of animals of the suborder Ruminantia or any other animal that chews a cud
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ruminant
R"ummmm"inate: ummmm ummm ummm + ate : chew over and over