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defalcate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) appropriate (as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use
Example Sentence
  • The accountant embezzled thousands of dollars while working for the wealthy family

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for defalcate

de + false + ate = i cheated them of their money and ate the food...have the cake and eat it too :)
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by friendofafriend

to take money in a "FALSE" or fraudulent manner...
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by deepak27_krishnakumar

de+falcon = falcons behaving fraudulently
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by abhishekkannur

de+false+CAT cat is generally preferred by ppl who want money...false money or money by false tactics
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by bond

adding to bond....false cat can also mean greedy AUNTIES shown in movies who always misuse property
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by nileshdive

defalcate -> defal+cate I misuse the def false money and had cake
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by sansecretcp

just like "war hawks" there are probably "fraud falcons"
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by fahad18g

defection

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) withdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility
Synonyms : abandonment , desertion
Example Sentence
  • his abandonment of his wife and children left them penniless

Definition
(noun) the state of having rejected your religious beliefs or your political party or a cause (often in favor of opposing beliefs or causes)
Synonyms : apostasy , renunciation

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for defection

de + affection -> no affection; if you have no affection then you will leave it
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by rhasan

when you go to a shop to buy something but you find that it is DEFECtive - you will surely desert it!
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by oneflewover

Defection is seen in case of contagious infection. Everyone leaves the patient during that time.
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by rizvi

fection- take it as fiction. fiction generally has a deserted background.
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by sriharisharma

de+infection.Infection is something that stays with you where as de infection is something that leaves you..desertion
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by kartheek0274

de + affection -> no affection; if you have no affection then you will be left out in desert alone
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by sansecretcp

de+affection means opposite of affection. It means showing affection to the rivals
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by fahad18g

deference

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a courteous expression (by word or deed) of esteem or regard
Synonyms : respect
Example Sentence
  • his deference to her wishes was very flattering
  • be sure to give my respects to the dean

Definition
(noun) courteous regard for people's feelings
Synonyms : respect , respectfulness
Example Sentence
  • in deference to your wishes
  • out of respect for his privacy

Definition
(noun) a disposition or tendency to yield to the will of others
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for deference

if there is no DIFFERENCE between you and him, then you will respect his wishes.
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by gremadness

sounds like REVERENCE
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by userdce

defeat+reverence. in battles we give reverence to even those who we defeat, hence deference to all.
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by cs03423

if you will make no DEFERENCE(difference) between ST/SC/OBC and GENERAL, you will be RESPECTED
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by nikhilparasher

defer rhymes wit refer..
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by imajeeth

REVERANCE=DEFERENCE...
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by nileshdive

DEFERENCE---> sounds like---> di-farmaiye = you are asking respectfully frm ur didi.
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by pingu

there's difference between boss and servant ,so servant respects boss
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by keshavpalpali

deference sounds like reference ..so doing things on regard of some1 who is in reference
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by deepa.1410

deference=de+reference -> without refer to
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by pateheo

deference sounds like reference. If you have a reference for a letter of recommendation, then you usually respect that reference.
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by solracselbor

deference Read as "desire + reference" someone acting in reference to your desires.
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by GOD

It sounds like preference,which means giving priority 2 othr
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by Maverick_shishir

it is like reference of respectable persons which you add in your CV
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by sandeepkonda

Deference; defer means to agree with someone.
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by shaktipada

deference=def+her+hence give her respect
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by sansecretcp

deify

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) consider as a god or godlike
Example Sentence
  • These young men deify financial success

Definition
(verb) exalt to the position of a God
Example Sentence
  • the people deified their King

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for deify

deit(=f)y ... reminds you of God..
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by ketaki

Deify sounds like hifi, hifi ppl are treated as god in the restaurants.
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by lakshmihs

deify - day-fy, day-fly - just like the angels treat like a god.
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by it's_me

die+fy.. those who dont die are god..
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by Gladiator23

die+defy= whose who defy deadth=god..
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by Gladiator23

dei fly like a god in the sky
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by sansecretcp

দেবতা-fy
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by mmi

Deify means feel as deity. People in India deify Sachin Tendulkar.
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by swap.kamble

delineate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) show the form or outline of
Synonyms : define
Example Sentence
  • The tree was clearly defined by the light
  • The camera could define the smallest object

Definition
(verb) determine the essential quality of
Synonyms : define , delimit , delimitate , specify

Definition
(verb) trace the shape of
Synonyms : limn , outline

Definition
(verb) make a mark or lines on a surface
Synonyms : describe , draw , line , trace
Example Sentence
  • draw a line
  • trace the outline of a figure in the sand

Definition
(verb) describe in vivid detail
Definition
(adj) represented accurately or precisely
Synonyms : delineated , represented

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for delineate

Delineate = (Diligently and neatly) portrayed painting.
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by NandhakishoreChitturi

FOCUS ON line IN DElineATE & RELATE WITH OUTLINE N PORTRAY
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by viren

delineate sounds like alienate, and if you are attacked by aliens, you would describe the event in vivid detail in order to make people believe you!
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by solracselbor

concentrate upon de+LINE+ate....d stands for draw ,line for sketch and ate for appropriatly.it may help you
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by sumi12344

Read as De + line + ate. You describe every word line by line to make ur child ate beet root.
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by msanthosh2004

de"LINEA"te.... when we spot a linea car we try to sketch the car because of its design!!!...
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by extrovert

delineate--> de+linea+te, concentrate on the word linea(fiat car), its worth a sketch or portray.
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by maddymigel

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by preetisoni2411

De-lineate - BE-LINENIENT - So art teachers will not BE-LINIENT if you do not portray; depict or sketch the figure properly.
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by prasad.sharath

delineate = de (described) + line + ate; describe in line whatever you ate in the marriage ceremony.
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by shaktipada

deLINEATE-if u can concentrate on the highlightened one,ie lineateit tells the meaning that it is single,in a straight line,linear.so delineate is the opposite,ie to describe,dipict,potray ,sketch..etc..
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by sriharisharma

Deli + ate ->Delhi me kahan Ate karna hai iska pura plan
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by mahaveerjain

deconstruct the concept line by line
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by karenrw

to remember the synonym u have to jus replace LINEA with LINEAR ..... so now the word can be seperated as DE-LINE-ART...ie art by lines
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by babloo4all

decode+ALIEAN
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by Gladiator23

delineate=daily +neat jolly is daily neat and clean so ram sketch her photo and define shape ,quality
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by keshavpalpali

To delineATE is with detail, but to adumbrATE is with a sketch
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by Afghan

de-line-ate...you can see line ...so you trace the outline..
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by nihal

If some 1 don't know where exactly is Delhi city located you will draw a sketch of india and explain it to him.
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by ashu_wanna_own_gre

delirium

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) state of violent mental agitation
Synonyms : craze , frenzy , fury , hysteria

Definition
(noun) a usually brief state of excitement and mental confusion often accompanied by hallucinations
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for delirium

split it as deli + r(i)um... taking rum daily will cause mental disorder
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by kedarwaghmode

(Focus on deli in this word and relate that to Delhi) visualize the city DELHI where terrorist sometime create mental disorder among the residents...
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by gre_guru

delirium - sounds like daily rum... you will get mental disorder and confused
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by sat_jag

Sounds like delerious
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by nic42991

deliri(l)ium..in the LIRIL advetisement every one will be bathing with excitment!!!...
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by extrovert

a lot of DELIma causes mental disorder... so delirium means mental disorder marked by confusion :)
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by nishant19

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