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meander

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a bend or curve, as in a stream or river
Definition
(noun) an aimless amble on a winding course
Synonyms : ramble

Definition
(verb) to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course
Synonyms : thread , wander , weave , wind
Example Sentence
  • the river winds through the hills
  • the path meanders through the vineyards
  • sometimes, the gout wanders through the entire body

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for meander

Pronounce it like 'wander'; they are synonymous.
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by rizvi

when pronounced GIVE THE sounds OF meAN+wANDER.....SO A MEAN PERSON always WANDER aimlessly.
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by preetisoni2411

meander...it sounds like Menderes a River in turkey....and a river changes its direction according to the wind direction....or turn its course along the winding path....
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by preetisoni2411

Road meanders when we go to vaishno Devi mandir.
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by rawaldelhi@gmail.com

me + under + me : turn
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by nsajan

meek

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness
Synonyms : mild , modest
Example Sentence
  • meek and self-effacing

Definition
(adj) very docile
Synonyms : tame
Example Sentence
  • tame obedience
  • meek as a mouse

Definition
(adj) evidencing little spirit or courage; overly submissive or compliant
Synonyms : spiritless
Example Sentence
  • compliant and anxious to suit his opinions of those of others
  • a fine fiery blast against meek conformity
  • she looked meek but had the heart of a lion
  • was submissive and subservient

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for meek

MEEK --> WEAK
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by findktk

meeku..sounds like lil boy's name..n lil boys are submissive
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by ashay.ut

meek resembles to last name of Barbara Meek an American actress who was very much submissive, humble and patient.
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by preetisoni2411

sounds like sound of a cat..MEOW..word meek has most of the characteristics of a cat
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by Thisisnotme

melancholy

Short Definition : melancholy

Definition
(noun) a feeling of thoughtful sadness
Definition
(noun) a constitutional tendency to be gloomy and depressed
Definition
(noun) a humor that was once believed to be secreted by the kidneys or spleen and to cause sadness and melancholy
Synonyms : black bile

Definition
(adj) characterized by or causing or expressing sadness
Synonyms : melancholic
Example Sentence
  • growing more melancholy every hour
  • her melancholic smile
  • we acquainted him with the melancholy truth

Definition
(adj) grave or even gloomy in character
Synonyms : somber , sombre
Example Sentence
  • solemn and mournful music
  • a suit of somber black
  • a somber mood

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for melancholy

meli(dirty)+choly(skirt,frock)--bride got her choli dirty and so got gloomy due to that.
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by userdce

read in hndi mela(met)+ na +koi(no one) so when nobody met there is feeling of gloomy
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by saravpreet.302

A farmer’s ‘Melon and Cauliflower ‘ has been destroyed by flood so he looks melancholy (sad and depressed)
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by onno manush

melancholy similar to melancholic = alcoholic; So if you take too much alcohol then you will feel gloomy.
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by Born2GRE

melody (chocolate)brings happiness and melancholy is sadness
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by sagardoshi63

melancholy = mel(MAL)+ anchor + ly(adj)...when someeone receives a bad anchor on the tv show title..he/she becomes gloomy
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by mon_m

remember football team a c melan.when they get defeated it becomes great sadness that last long time in their players.
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by gdabli

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by madman

mellifluous

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) pleasing to the ear
Synonyms : dulcet , honeyed , mellisonant , sweet
Example Sentence
  • the dulcet tones of the cello

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for mellifluous

the music played by a 'Flute' is mellifluous.
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by rizvi

melli = melody + fluous = smooth flowing..
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by muffisoni

mellifluous = melli usually refers to smooth,tiny...+ flu is for flow like in fluids....
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by mon_m

mellifluous: melli=honey,flouous:flowing. some thing flowing like a honey, sewwt,pleasant,pleasing.melliflouous~ malli flowers fragrance flowing very pleasently
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by NarenSuri

Melli's voice flowed as she sang or spoke.
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by Marise

melloidiously flowing
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by ali_aj

menagerie

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a collection of live animals for study or display
Definition
(noun) the facility where wild animals are housed for exhibition
Synonyms : zoo , zoological garden

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for menagerie

to MANAGE JERRY u keep then in zoo. simple!
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by gre_fever

Sounds like manager, Most managers are like wild animals trying to bully people. menagerie is a place where such animals are kept.
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by garrulous

menagerie=men+nagerie(nagar in hindi)..nagar means colony..so a colony where men lives...and men is a social animal..so a place where animal lives.
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by Administrator

can be pronounced as menaghur = menace + ghar(house)
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by muffisoni

kavita jangli hai ...
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by SHAKAL

it sound similar to "manger" which means a place where farm animals are sheltered. Think of jesus - "baby in the manger"
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by anuragsrm

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by deepakranamech

mina ghar = chidiya ghar= zoo
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by DrishtiBhatia

mendacious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) given to lying
Example Sentence
  • a mendacious child

Definition
(adj) intentionally untrue
Example Sentence
  • a mendacious statement

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for mendacious

mendacious = requiring mending (correction)
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by garrulous

A mendicant (beggar) is usually a mendacious person. i.e. given to lying; habitually dishonest.
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by Maddy

mendacious= men + audacious. men who are audacious can LIE easily.
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by deepakranamech

all men are liars
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by usairforce1985

Sanskrit where the word mindā means a kind of physical defect .........SO A MENDACIOUS PERSON ALWAYS MAKE FAULTS...he lies....beggars are mendacios..because they are dishonest ..and cheaters..
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by preetisoni2411

Mendacious - Men are dying for women... so they c an do anything to get her including lying....
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by sagarbudavi

mendacious....look for the word menda..means fault; similar to Latin word mendax which means lying,and word mendicus means beggar, and perhaps we can also relate to this the mother of all langueges Sanskrit where the word mindā means a kind of p
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by preetisoni2411

MEN+DACIOUS(mosquito)....men are dacious(mosquito like)....this statement is false
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by nileshdive

mendacious= men+date+suck. Dating men is suck; they are a bunch of liars.
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by lollipop

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