This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : vinegary
(adj) relating to or containing acetic acid
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for acetic
acetic is derived from acetic acid..which is a week acid,which we generally use to make bakery products.
acetic sounds like a septic contains a lot of acid.
Short Definition : slightly sour (in taste or manner); sharp; caustic
(adj) being sour to the taste
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for acidulous
ACID..(USUALLY SOUR AND BITTER IN TASTE)...so anything which include acid will automatically give you sour and bitter taste
acid-acidic , lous>tast so acidic tast
acid+less, so slightly bitter or slightly sour
Acidulous - Acid - rescramble ous to sou+r = sour. Acid sour.
Short Definition : recognize; admit
(verb) declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of
He admitted his errors
She acknowledged that she might have forgotten
(verb) report the receipt of
The program committee acknowledged the submission of the authors of the paper
(verb) express recognition of the presence or existence of, or acquaintance with
He never acknowledges his colleagues when they run into him in the hallway
She acknowledged his complement with a smile
it is important to acknowledge the work of others in one's own writing
(verb) express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for
We must acknowledge the kindness she showed towards us
(verb) accept as legally binding and valid
(verb) accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority
The Crown Prince was acknowledged as the true heir to the throne
We do not recognize your gods
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for acknowledge
in Hindi we say...("Hume apni akal se hi logo ko pehchaana chahiye")
In English-("We shud RECOGNIZE ppl acc(according) to our own KNOWLEDGE")
ac(ACCORDING)+ knowledge...according to my knowledge business schools generally admit very intelligent students.
Short Definition : peak; pinnacle; highest point
(noun) the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development
his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty
the artist's gifts are at their acme
at the height of her career
the peak of perfection
summer was at its peak
...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of fame
the summit of his ambition
so many highest superlatives achieved by man
at the top of his profession
(noun) the highest point (of something)
at the peak of the pyramid
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for acme
Like acne=high points on skin(pimple).Acme=Highest point in ones work.
in cartoon network the coyote uses ACME tools to kill the road runner.... jus remember he always falls off the PEAK of a mountain.,, always
ME(me)... Imagine that you are at great height and u r shouting these words
Sounds like LAKME (face cream) whose products promise your beauty to reach its peak.
Acme can be rearranged as Meca sound like Mecca Going to Mecca is the highest dream of Muslims
Acme Sounds like peak me.
Short Definition : skin disease (on the face)
(noun) an inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin; characterized by papules or pustules or comedones
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for acne
it sounds like LAKNE the duplicate product of LAKME...
so dnt use dis otherwise dis will cause SKIN DISEASE...
sounds like Lakme (face cream) Whose products may cause skin disease on face.
ac(ne) = nahi!!! I don't want this disease
PS:The above is to avoid confusion with acme which means pinnacle
Short Definition : science of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
(noun) the study of the physical properties of sound
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for acoustics
a+co(couple)+stics(sticks)-a couple of sticks when striked produce a sound...relates to science of sound...
It "sounds" like a "scientific" wrd....
so better understand by these line only....