This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : quarrel noisily; obtain through arguing; herd cattle; N.
(noun) an angry dispute
they had a quarrel
they had words
(noun) an instance of intense argument (as in bargaining)
(verb) to quarrel noisily, angrily or disruptively
The bar keeper threw them out, but they continued to wrangle on down the street
(verb) herd and care for
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for wrangle
remember Wrangler jeans.. Imagine there is a sale in wrangler showroom and two girls are FIGHTING to decide who picked the jeans first...
wr+angle....wr(wrong+angle).......if you view your friend's statement from wrong angle , and when you argue on that ,its likely to cause a dispute between you and your friend which might turn out to be noisy.
wr+angle....wr(wrong+angle).......if you view your friend's statement from a wrong angle, its likely to cause a dispute between the two of you, which might even turn bitter and noisy.
Both sisters were fighting for a Bangle so Wr+angle!!!
by Divya Kannan
they had a wrangle because the both liked the same wrangler jeans!!!!!
Short Definition : anger; fury
(noun) intense anger (usually on an epic scale)
(noun) belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for wrath
remember rath(s) means chariots in mahabharata. when kings are angry and furious, they come on their rath(s) to fight.
Wrath sound like wrath (upwas/fasting). Wrath toot jane par WRATH ho jana
Wrath and froth.... when you full of wrath (anger) you tend to fume and froth.
w+rath-- due to an argumentative conversation on last night or RAAT( rath)..you are still in anger with your husband.
Search "warcraft" in google. You will find it is a online game with a angry ape as the cover.
Remember movie "Wrath of Titans"...its an Action movie to show Wrath or Anger or Fury of Titans
by Grv Agarwal
wrath means in hindi upawas or fasting >> suppose kisi wife ka Karwachauth ka wrath hai aur uska husband office se late aata hai toh wife gussa hoo jati hai...
In math he cannot get good mark, so he is in anger tearing the books.
Short Definition : inflict; Ex. wreak one's vengeance on
(verb) cause to happen or to occur as a consequence
I cannot work a miracle
play a joke
The rain brought relief to the drought-stricken area
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for wreak
wreak sounds like break..so if you break somebody head...you will definately be inflicted some punishment
WRECK=WREAK...wreck is used in relation to a ship,aeroplane...wreckage of ship on sea water
wreak<>freak- freak commits lot of stupid mistakes and he gets punished for it
WREAK sounds like break. when you break something you "cause" (damage)
Wreak sounds like creak...the ship creaked when the pirates wreaked havoc on it.
Short Definition : twist; pull; strain; Ex. He wrenched the gun out of her hands.
(noun) a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments
the wrench to his knee occurred as he fell
he was sidelined with a hamstring pull
(noun) a jerky pulling movement
(noun) a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt
(verb) twist or pull violently or suddenly, especially so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached or from where it originates
wrench a window off its hinges
wrench oneself free from somebody's grip
a deep sigh was wrenched from his chest
(verb) make a sudden twisting motion
(verb) twist and compress, as if in pain or anguish
(verb) twist suddenly so as to sprain
wrench one's ankle
The wrestler twisted his shoulder
the hikers sprained their ankles when they fell
I turned my ankle and couldn't walk for several days
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for wrench
Remember as 'wire+inch', so "TWIST" this wire by 2 inch.
wrench is a household tool used to pull,twist,strain....so all meaning of wrench comes from here only.
wrench--remember bench , several tools are required to make and break bench such as spanner, wrench used to twist,strain and pull out the nails..
snds like 'trench'-so wen u fell into trench ur legs will be twisted ,strained......
to get the crunch chocolate we have to twist and pull it from our friends
Wrench sounds like drench.... if you do not use the wrench properly to fix the tap, you are sure to get drenched (wet).
Short Definition : obtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
(verb) obtain by seizing forcibly or violently, also metaphorically
wrest the knife from his hands
wrest a meaning from the old text
wrest power from the old government
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for wrest
wrest originates from the root word, wrestling ...everyone knows the meaning of wrestling.
in wrestling, wrestlers wrest the champions belt.. other meaning : no rest means wrest means u working hard to achieve something
police arrest criminal and wrest him into the jail
Wrest and pressed...the child's mother tried to wrest the coin out of his hand but the child pressed it closer to himself.
Short Definition : miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
(noun) performs some wicked deed
(noun) someone you feel sorry for
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for wretch
wretch - people in wrecked ship are miserable...'wretch'
by the suspect
concentrate on the RET, it sounds like RAT . If someone's house is full of RATs, his life becomes miserable trying to get rid of them.
people looking kids in crutch are unpleasant and unhappy with the kids mischief.
Wr + etch... you etch (draw) something.