This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : assumption; hypothesis; surmise; V. suppose
(noun) a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
(noun) a hypothesis that is taken for granted
any society is built upon certain assumptions
(noun) the cognitive process of supposing
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for supposition
akin to "suppose".
"i suppose ill take that position.." was said with mere supposition at best.
Short Definition : assumed; counterfeit; hypothetical
(adj) based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence
theories about the extinction of dinosaurs are still highly conjectural
the supposed reason for his absence
suppositious reconstructions of dead languages
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for supposititious
supposititious~ suppose+fictitious ;suppose is to assume and fictitious can related to counterfiet and hypothetical ... make ur own stories
Short Definition : put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
(verb) to put down by force or authority
suppress a nascent uprising
stamp down on littering
conquer one's desires
(verb) come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority
The government oppresses political activists
(verb) control and refrain from showing; of emotions, desires, impulses, or behavior
(verb) put out of one's consciousness
(verb) reduce the incidence or severity of or stop
suppress a yawn
this drug can suppress the hemorrhage
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for suppress
The celebrity said "sup press" when the press came and ruined his activity.
to reduce by PRESSing down...
Short Definition : satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food
(noun) the state of being more than full
(noun) the quality of being so overabundant that prices fall
(noun) eating until excessively full
(verb) supply or feed to surfeit
(verb) indulge (one's appetite) to satiety
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for surfeit
break SURFEIT as SIRF(sirf in HINDI means only to) EAT.Bas khate hi rehta hai..so an excess of..
surfeit = SIR is FAT..as he eats a lot than required until he is full.
surfeit= sur+ feit(feet)..
sur is head in hindi,so learn it as water is above 1 feet ur head it means its in excess.
splir surfeit into " sur" and "feit". now think that u have been filled from "sur , which means head in hindi" till your feet.
Think "surplus" to fit, or overfull
Hawaians are a FAT bunch.. all they do is Surf and EAT,EAT,EAT.. a surfeited lifestyle.
He was SURE that his pants had FIT prior to eating to SURFEIT!
surf must be excess to clean clothes...
eit sounds like eat...we shouldnot eat exess....
the feit is, even if u are bald no. of hair on ure sur is surfeit
surfeit X forfeit (to quit, give up)
Surfeit = Sirf (hindi meaning of 'only') + eat... to eat in excess amount.
Surf IT ---Create EXCESS foam
he SURE FIT that whole steak down his throat!
sound like sur-eat
SUR.+EAT = surplus eating
Short Definition : powerful movement of or like a wave; V.
(noun) a sudden forceful flow
(noun) a sudden or abrupt strong increase
stimulated a surge of speculation
an upsurge of emotion
an upsurge in violent crime
(noun) a large sea wave
(verb) rise and move, as in waves or billows
(verb) rise rapidly
the dollar soared against the yen
(verb) rise or move forward
(verb) rise or heave upward under the influence of a natural force such as a wave
(verb) see one's performance improve
He levelled the score and then surged ahead
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for surge
S-sudden URGE to increase spectacularly..
by shivani shukla
IIT kanpur program
Summer Undergraduate Research Grant for Excellence (SURGE) program
WHICH can be surge to your career
Short Definition : bad-tempered; rude; cross
(adj) inclined to anger or bad feelings with overtones of menace
a surly waiter
an ugly frame of mind
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for surly
sur+ly......focus on sur....SOUNDS LIKE SIR......so THINK OF our school SIR...who was very BAD TEMPERED AND RUDE..who use to beat us whenever we hadn't completed our home work on time................
surly..sirly very much like are sirs who are rude and irritating
Liz Hurley is beautiful model but her sister ( ((/* not true ! *\)) Liz surley is a ugly woman.
SURLY sounds like cURLY. cURLY and Moe are SURLY when they bop each other on the head and hit each other.
surly->sirly implies like a sir.Think of a sir who was rude to you
surly=sir +li bad tempered unfriendly sir ne le li achche se...
SIR ne humari bohot LEE, we became surly towards him.
Surly - girl who is "Surla" type very apprehensive and aggressive
Boston Legals Has a BadTempered Person named "Sherly"