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crescendo

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) (music) a gradual increase in loudness
Definition
(verb) grow louder
Example Sentence
  • The music crescendoes here

Definition
(adj) gradually increasing in volume
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for crescendo

divide it like cresc(sound like krish)+end..at the end of krish movie..when hrithik kills the villian..the intensity or the volume of music increses .which conveys the feeling.
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by preetisoni2411

crescent is moon...moon increases in size phase by phase..therefore crescendo is to increase in volume
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by juggiepie

CRESCENDO - CR + ESCENDO (ASCEND) - ascend means a gradual rising...here it refers to an increase in volume.
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by pushpa_edit

do u know the organisation red crescent? the shape of curved moon in red crescent's symbol? so this moon's shape will be full in days step by step. And crescendo means gradual increase in the intensity
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by sumon2311

The crescent moon fills in more and more reaching a crescendo of being full.
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by Marise

another mnemonic:the climax or end of the krish movie is very good.
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by preetisoni2411

crescendo,sounds like"creep shadow", lets imagine, a shadow of a creepy person, saw it self in the mirror and started gradually screaming! " basically because he was scared from his own reflection" -creep shadow crescendo.
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by ro0oney

culpable

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) deserving blame or censure as being wrong or evil or injurious
Example Sentence
  • blameworthy if not criminal behavior
  • censurable misconduct
  • culpable negligence

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for culpable

culp( culprit)...so a culprit is always DESERVING OF BLAME FROM EVERYONE.
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by preetisoni2411

cal-p(e)-able, one who is "able" to postpone the work "kal-pe" or tomorrow , he "deserves blame" for the delay..!!
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by sonalrulzzzz

culp-able [kalpna ki wajha] means who deserves the blame :: "Deserving Blame"
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by kinshuk

Culpable homicide = Punishable Offence
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by jay_gandhi

cupidity

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) extreme greed for material wealth
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cupidity

cupidity:look for CUPID HERE..cupid is the god of love. so cupidity means having an desire or greed for wealth. cupid-wealth-cupidity...greed for wealth.
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by preetisoni2411

CUP+IDLI+TEA....a person who wants cup full of wine,IDLI to eat and TEA is too GREEDY.............................
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by nileshdive

imagine a Cupid who makes up the matches earning a lot of money by doing so...
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by jay_gandhi

Cupidity is stupidity...
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by srinpraveen

cupidity = cup + hidi hidi means catch.. so greed
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by sat_jag

Salman Khan Movie Partner or Will Smith starrer Hitch They both, were "Cupid" earning money of it..
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by jack5432109

CUP(Prize) KA GREEDY
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by vocabIsFun

My cup runneth over with desire for wealth.
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by thebookie3

cupidity = cup + i + dity; have to give him more cups of sugar i.e he is greedy for wealth.
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by shaktipada

so what we thought about cupid as god or angel of Love, it turns out he was just a hoax fraud, he is really just greedy about money and wealth, his eyes are on money and no love
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by fahad18g

curmudgeon

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a crusty irascible cantankerous old person full of stubborn ideas
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for curmudgeon

Cur-mud-geon Car mud main gone... to driver went bad tempered... i.e. curmudgeon..
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by shadab.mit

(sir+mut+jiyo) means sir u have already become OLD so now ab mat jiyo.....
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by userdce

like karamjali(old cantankerous lady)
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by harneet_9

think of a thick layer of mud on car... nothing affect it..stubborn
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by iet.saket@gmail.com

like Harbhajan, a bad tempered person
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by lokhandeomkar

In telugu this guy is chadastapu musalodu. His wife will always say na kharma em jeevitham ra nayna
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by fanatic

cur + mud + geon = kar + mud + g-one. recall g one from movie ra-one. he is a bad guy and we are asking him to kar mud (gandagi failao)
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by smile.pulkit

curtsy

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) bending the knees; a gesture of respect made by women
Synonyms : curtsey

Definition
(verb) bend the knees in a gesture of respectful greeting
Synonyms : curtsey

Definition
(verb) make a curtsy; usually done only by girls and women; as a sign of respect
Synonyms : bob
Example Sentence
  • She curtsied when she shook the Queen's hand

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for curtsy

curtsy is the short form of COURTESY,meaning POLITENESS
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by imajeeth

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