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glib

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) marked by lack of intellectual depth
Example Sentence
  • glib generalizations
  • a glib response to a complex question

Definition
(adj) having only superficial plausibility
Synonyms : pat , slick
Example Sentence
  • glib promises
  • a slick commercial

Definition
(adj) artfully persuasive in speech
Example Sentence
  • a glib tongue
  • a smooth-tongued hypocrite

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for glib

glib sounds like Ghalib..his shayeri was slick and fluent.
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by manojative

someone who doesn't go to lib(glib) lacks intellectual depth
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by k-electron

GLIB -> GLABROUS. GLABROUS means smooth. GLIB means smooth-tongued.
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by dshefman

g:gafadi ; lib:lip;a person who is gafadi can speak well and fluent but lacks sincerity
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by laaptu

good ad-lib
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by atav

in general we say... if u SPEAK SO FAST u glub(glib) the words
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by yasha

Glib--> G is always live.
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by shaktipada

'glib,' like a 'bib.' Only caring about superficial things (how you look), lacking in depth.
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by Steph90

glimmer

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a flash of light (especially reflected light)
Synonyms : gleam , gleaming

Definition
(noun) a slight suggestion or vague understanding
Synonyms : glimmering , inkling , intimation
Example Sentence
  • he had no inkling what was about to happen

Definition
(verb) shine brightly, like a star or a light
Synonyms : gleam

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for glimmer

opposite of dimmer
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by vinaynitrkl

sounds like glamour = those who have glamoure , their faces shine
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by somabrata

sounds similiar to shimmer , hence could be remembered as shine
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by kaavya_3000

glimmer sounds lyk glamour which shine erratically
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by aman_ali_786

glimmer,glimmeing,tim tim karke jalna.means erraticallt twinkin.
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by gdabli

gloat

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) malicious satisfaction
Synonyms : glee , gloating

Definition
(verb) dwell on with satisfaction
Synonyms : crow , triumph

Definition
(verb) gaze at or think about something with great self-satisfaction, gratification, or joy
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gloat

g+loat....LOOT...so think of dacoits who express their evil satisfaction after looting houses of people.
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by preetisoni2411

Ignorant people kill goat and gloat at it.
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by garrulous

g(gay=happy)+loat(when sm1 looted) evil satisfied
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by yasha

Gloat->Is like a fat goat(gluttonous goat) and the butcher is gazing at it with immense satisfaction which can be called as Malicious.
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by tuubow

gloat : is malicious satisfaction now consider u r going in boat and 1 aadmine aap ko upser pani me dhake diya and he laughed with gloat
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by sybarite

gloat,has has kar lot lagana dusro ki unsucess par.which is very unpleasent.
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by gdabli

gloat sounds like loath which is unwilling to do smthng.. "when u loath u gloat"
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by sashi

glower

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) an angry stare
Synonyms : glare

Definition
(verb) look at with a fixed gaze
Synonyms : glare
Example Sentence
  • The girl glared at the man who tried to make a pass at her

Definition
(verb) look angry or sullen, wrinkle one's forehead, as if to signal disapproval
Synonyms : frown , lour , lower

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for glower

Gulshan Grover- stared angrily at the hero.
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by amit251285

when someone LOWER u ten u stare anGrily at them
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by crazylooks

girl glowers, give flowers
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by NikhilAgl

When your Girlfried bends somewhat lower to pick something from ground and someone is staring at her, what will be your reaction ???
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by Jugadu

GLOWER :: Girl LOVER. Your Girl Lover. Always angry.
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by saketh.theerdha

GLARE + SCOWL = GLOWER
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by dshefman

Daddy glowered when he got lower marks.
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by nupur10000

flower =happy, glower=angry/unhappy
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by keshavpalpali

goad

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a pointed instrument that is used to prod into a state of motion
Synonyms : prod

Definition
(noun) a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something
Synonyms : goading , prod , prodding , spur , spurring , urging
Example Sentence
  • the ceaseless prodding got on his nerves

Definition
(verb) give heart or courage to
Synonyms : spur

Definition
(verb) urge with or as if with a goad
Definition
(verb) stab or urge on as if with a pointed stick
Synonyms : prick

Definition
(verb) goad or provoke,as by constant criticism
Synonyms : needle
Example Sentence
  • He needled her with his sarcastic remarks

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for goad

goad tells you to "GO And Do [it]"
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by gattu

goad…sounds like god…..everyday when we pray…we always URGE to god ,to give us courage to face all the hurdles and obstacles in life.
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by preetisoni2411

GOAd...Just think of GOA...This itself is enough to URGE or STIMULATE you to go there
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by nikki123

Goad sounds like GOD who give courage to face everything in life.
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by Administrator

goat ... bali ka bakra i.e you encourage someone to do but you have a hidden motive
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by digi123

GOAD Looks like (Go+AND+Do) Urge on ---2nd meaning.
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by NandhakishoreChitturi

GO+AheaD
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by nikhilparasher

i am not able to tolerate your GODU(goad).... urging
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by Bhavana Chava

GAADna(inter, push into ground)- for GAADna you have to GOAD.
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by userdce

GOAD means SWEET in marathi. You urge ur guests to take some more sweets.
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by yogesh_bhavarthi

goad = 1. stick 2. drive A stick which drives a GOAT (goad) can be used to drive u also
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by ingit

GOAD -> GOAT + TOAD. Imagine little boys prodding a GOAT and a TOAD, the way little boys do with animals.
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by dshefman

GOD goading GOAT on ROAD.
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by userdce

small child urge for "goad"
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by vivekjaiswal883

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by digi123

go:going ; ad:advertisement; if an advertisement is going on and on ,it urges you to buy the product
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by laaptu

remember it as go(Go)+ ahead(AD)....SO WE MOTIVATE
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by maneesh1000

Ravana was goading god, till he appeared.
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by nupur10000

goad = girls are in road, thats why we are stimulate to follow them.
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by shaktipada

gourmand

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a person who is devoted to eating and drinking to excess
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gourmand

souds like government..and in india..anything of government is free for people..so if government plans to provide free food people will eat excessively...beyond their capicity..because we take pleasure in anything which is free to us.
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by preetisoni2411

sounds like GOVERNMENT- govt in India eats up all the people's funds by food & drink.
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by prashi2

look slike gor maharaj.. who eats first on any occasion as they are bhramins..so they can judge how is the food made
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by sanchit

gourmand:ghorum ga mandu thage vadu!
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by haz1102

GUR + de(MAND) -> a person who eat lot of gur must be indulged into exccesive eating and drinking...
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by NikhilAgl

it sounds like gol+gand(slang) which direct that one who has gol or big, gand(ass) is always enjoying eating'
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by harshitshah436

We all GORGE when offered GOURMET food.
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by dshefman

if GOVERNMENT plans to provide free good quality food to poor people..THEY WOULD EAT IT WITH EXCESSIVE PLEASURE..as they are unable to have a good meal……
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by lebshah

Government-govt in India eats up all the people's funds.
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by prashi2

gourmand = a person who demands more gour is also will be a connoisseur of food & drink.
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by shaktipada

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