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persevere

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) be persistent, refuse to stop
Synonyms : hang in , hang on , hold on , persist
Example Sentence
  • he persisted to call me every night
  • The child persisted and kept asking questions

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for persevere

persevere=persistent+severe,he is very severely persistent.
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by anudeep meka

per+severe.. sachin tendulkar was severely injured but he still CONTINUED to play the match.
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by rohitathikari

perspicacious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) acutely insightful and wise
Synonyms : sagacious , sapient
Example Sentence
  • much too perspicacious to be taken in by such a spurious argument
  • observant and thoughtful, he was given to asking sagacious questions
  • a source of valuable insights and sapient advice to educators

Definition
(adj) mentally acute or penetratingly discerning
Synonyms : clear-eyed , clear-sighted
Example Sentence
  • too clear-eyed not to see what problems would follow
  • chaos could be prevented only by clear-sighted leadership
  • much too perspicacious to be taken in by so spurious an argument

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for perspicacious

pervade+specacaious=perspicacious
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by anudeep meka

sounds like perspective or perceptive which are related.
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by lamardebater

per-speak-aces every time she spoke (so insightful that it was like she was serving) aces
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by rishib1988

per = completely.. and the 2nd part rhymes with inspect.. hence having an insight..
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by muffisoni

perspicacious: Perspi=precisely ; Cacious=cautious means quick in noticing.
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by shour

PURSE-PICK-ASHES:the purse is filled with the ashes of wisdom: from the PURSE one PICKS ASHES of wisdom.
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by Jackery

Having a spaCIOUS PERspective that includes fine attention to detail...
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by KOGrad

When you're curious try clear eyes (ben stein commercial)-WOW
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by otimuz

PERSpiCACious: percipitattion+cactus. percipitation is related to water. CACTUS is "WISE" to live widout WATER in deserts
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by balajicoolstar

the Athenian Statesman PERICLES was one PERSPICACIOUS dude.
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by dshefman

perspi =perspective cacious= cautious perspicacious = cautious in forming a perspective
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by green.petals

Your head is a BOOKCASE full of books, and you are PERSPIRING because it is a lot of work carrying that around on your neck. Your head is a PERSPIRING CASE
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by Jackery

PERSistent PICA(sso) CIOUS :-| life picasso, that's it.
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by BloodyMickey

sounds like REVOLVE . so while revolving.. u move from one place to another.. or "transferring"
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by abhishek26

Per +Pic +sious=Perfect Peek Of Situation;meaning perfect understanding of situation,so keen mental perception n understanding
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by laaptu

pers (PURSE) + picacious (relate to PEEK) : Just looking at a PURSE, without PEEKing inside, she can tell how much money it has . How insightful/penetrating sight !!
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by parag.dxt

perspicuity

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) clarity as a consequence of being perspicuous
Synonyms : perspicuousness , plainness

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for perspicuity

per+SPIC+uity.. we know that SPICk and SPAN means to be extremely clean and tidy.. so perspicuity means clearness of expression without ambiguity..
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by muffisoni

perspicuity-PERfect SPEaking about CU(I)TY relate it
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by crazylooks

PERSPICUITY = PERSPECTIVE + ACUTE = Having an ACUTE PERSPECTIVE.
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by dshefman

perspicuity ~ SPIC (speck) + uit (wit ; one meaning of wit is knowing,learning ability) ...so...spekless wit ... clear knowledge , freedom from ambiguity !
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by khushi5

persPICuity, PIC stands for picture, and picture is worth a thousand words, clear expression.
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by usairforce1985

cuity = clarity
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by ank_85

a cuty must have a clear unambiguous voice to be able to work in a call center
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by friendofafriend

whenever i see that CUITY i start PERSpiring...she is too hot...yes i have decided i am gonna marry her only...NO MORE AMBIGUITY IN MIND regarded this issue........you all r invited to my marriage.....lol...;)
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by verbal800

Per+speculate= negative of speculation....speculation means believe with doubt...hence perspicuity means without any doubt
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by kishu1987

after i see a cuity i vl appoint a PERson to SPI(spy) her.after i gets a clear report on cuity with out ambiguty i vl marry her
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by kingofgre

perspicuous

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) (of language) transparently clear; easily understandable
Example Sentence
  • writes in a limpid style
  • lucid directions
  • a luculent oration
  • pellucid prose
  • a crystal clear explanation
  • a perspicuous argument

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for perspicuous

not suspicious.. absolutely clear
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by namaskar

perspire + kyu?? no need to perspire for this speech... keep it simple and plain
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by hiraditya

Perspicacious person has the ability to understand. Perpicuous things can be understood easliy
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by aroraraman309

Many say John speak indistinctly ,but(PER) he SPEAK to US CLEARLY...i.e PERSPICUOUS.
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by KSahoo

spi persons vl que us for work.i vl explain them clearly and who ever understands it exactly I vl assign the work 4 him
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by kingofgre

Conspicuous means plainly visible, so perspicuous is clearly visible
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by rrdev

pertinacious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) stubbornly unyielding
Example Sentence
  • dogged persistence
  • dour determination
  • the most vocal and pertinacious of all the critics
  • a mind not gifted to discover truth but tenacious to hold it
  • men tenacious of opinion

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for pertinacious

pertinacious = pre(before) + teenage : The age before teenage is where a person shows a childish behaviour and is very stubborn in a negative sense.
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by Administrator

related to "persistent" and "tenacious"
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by tivoli25

maa...........
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by Ani

Per+Tin+Acious-"PER" means "As per sth", TIN(teenager) & teenager r determined to achieve without caring others.So determined to achieve a particular aim despite difficulties/opposition
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by prakashbharati

per-tina -cious (par tina nahin manthi ie., stubborn )
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by sundeep421

PER (every) TINA (people who prefer fish-fishing to eve-fishing may read it as TUNA :D) CI's (sees) OUS - :-P and i won't entertain no argument against it :-P
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by rkhapare

perturb

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed
Synonyms : cark , disorder , disquiet , distract , trouble , unhinge
Example Sentence
  • She was rather perturbed by the news that her father was seriously ill

Definition
(verb) disturb or interfere with the usual path of an electron or atom
Example Sentence
  • The electrons were perturbed by the passing ion

Definition
(verb) cause a celestial body to deviate from a theoretically regular orbital motion, especially as a result of interposed or extraordinary gravitational pull
Example Sentence
  • The orbits of these stars were perturbed by the passings of a comet

Definition
(verb) throw into great confusion or disorder
Example Sentence
  • Fundamental Islamicists threaten to perturb the social order in Algeria and Egypt

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for perturb

perturb sounds like "disturb"
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by cp.jethani

TUB== in a washing tub you mix washing powder and agiate the water.
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by amit251285

per+turb = pertaining turbulance
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by vinaynitrkl

per-turbe ~ per-disturbe. disturb means disturb normally and perturbe means disturb greatly
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by manoj@gre

Pester+Disturb
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by shadip

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