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proclivity

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a natural inclination
Synonyms : leaning , propensity
Example Sentence
  • he has a proclivity for exaggeration

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for proclivity

Acclivity- an upward slope; Declivity --a downward slope; Proclivity -- a natural inclination
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by userdce

pro(forward) + clivity( think of cliff or high slope, prone to slipping towards it), so a strong predispostion/inclination to... something
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by pacdee

Pro (for) + Clivity = inclination. An inclination for something
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by nic42991

procrastinate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) postpone doing what one should be doing
Example Sentence
  • He did not want to write the letter and procrastinated for days

Definition
(verb) postpone or delay needlessly
Example Sentence
  • He procrastinated the matter until it was almost too late

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for procrastinate

Pro-cras-ti-nate: In Latin, Pro(forward) and Cras (tomorrow). Looking forward to do work tomorrow is called postpone or delay.
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by ria_anu123

PRO cas 3 ate = Person ka kaam 3 din late
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by G_P

p+roc+rast+inate--- ROC(stop in hindi) RASTA(way in hindi)—stopping in way, means DELAY,
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by nikhilparasher

pro+crash+tin+ate- my PROfessor told me to CRASH the TIN and EAT it(as a punishment) but i POSTPONED it...!!!
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by sravan1411

As this word is consisted of 13 letters, it will kill time to write it down.
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by rizvi

crast (crust) study of earth crust has been postponed due to lack of money
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by ratikmittal

PROCRASTINATE; PRO GRASS IN NIGHT:its like when u smoke grass, u end up postponing things the next day
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by mohit26041988

He was in favor of putting it off until tomorrow and getting some sleep tonight, so he was PRO CRASHING (going to sleep)TO NIGHT: PRO CRASHING TO NIGHT
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by Jackery

[party-crasher-ate-late] Due to the party crasher's drama the dinner was served late and we all ate in hurry.
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by paula_3004

procrastinate sounds forecasting is ate. ate always sybols of something lessen; therefore forecasting is going to late or delay.
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by shaktipada

procrastination

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the act of procrastinating; putting off or delaying or defering an action to a later time
Synonyms : cunctation , shillyshally

Definition
(noun) slowness as a consequence of not getting around to it
Synonyms : dilatoriness

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for procrastination

i think, after a crash to the system, we have to postpone going to our destination.
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by dulanideepak

prodigal

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a recklessly extravagant consumer
Synonyms : profligate , squanderer

Definition
(adj) recklessly wasteful
Example Sentence
  • prodigal in their expenditures

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prodigal

prod(rodies) +gals(girls)=extravagance. If you are with girls of rodies then you have to be extravagant..
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by deepaksabharwal

prodigal = prodi (proud )+ gal (girl)= the girls who is having excessive proud is always wasteful or divide prodigal as PRO+DI+GAL, => PRODUCERS and DIRECTORS r using gals for sex.it means they are PROFLIGATE.
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by rajpt_007

PRO with GAL: to become a pro (casanova) among gals you will have to waste money
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by nikunj

i show rod to my girl when she was wasting my money
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by ratikmittal

prodigal = pro + dig 'digger'. A super digger dig his farmland. What a wasteful!
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by pateheo

prod (poke) a girl: you r trying to hook up with a girl by prodding her waist, and she ignores you. therefore, all that you tried to do was lavish, extravagant.
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by ro0oney

PROs (in sports) lavish their GALs with extravagant things
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by mariaddipaolo

Learn two synonyms! Pro-d-igal: one who has PROfuse Dollars to spend is a SPENDTHRIFT/PROfligate!
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by sap

prodigal-pradeep sir and gals imagine pradeep sir has become extravagant and is hovering around girls
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by santosh pokhrel

Prod(Prada)+Gal(girl).Girl buying prada is waste of money.
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by saransh60

prod(proud)+gal(girl) will always wastes money
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by kruz

prodigious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe
Synonyms : colossal , stupendous
Example Sentence
  • colossal crumbling ruins of an ancient temple
  • has a colossal nerve
  • a prodigious storm
  • a stupendous field of grass
  • stupendous demand

Definition
(adj) of momentous or ominous significance
Synonyms : portentous
Example Sentence
  • such a portentous...monster raised all my curiosity
  • a prodigious vision

Definition
(adj) far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree
Example Sentence
  • a night of exceeding darkness
  • an exceptional memory
  • olympian efforts to save the city from bankruptcy
  • the young Mozart's prodigious talents

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prodigious

The root PRO- means 'in favor of'.The root DIGI- (e.g., digit) refers to numbers or quantity. So, PRODIGIOUS refers to a favorable (or great) number.
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by dshefman

pro+Dj=> professional DJ is extra ordinary
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by cyli

Pro+Digious= Professional Diggaj
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by G_P

prod refers to production and gious sounds as genious so someone genious in production we say him as marvelous, great.
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by prithvikalakota

Asadharan
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by dillidude

prodigy is very talent person, so prodigious means talented person who is GREAT IN SIZE
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by nikhilparasher

Think PROfessional/DIGger=HUGE amount. A PRO DIGGER--with his fancy digging uniform and silver shovel--digs such HUGE quantities of dirt that he's able to completely fill in the ocean.
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by StudyProf.com

Like Prodigy - Huge or just gifted.
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by akshaynakra

we fight about prodigious dirty dishes
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by shirasong

if we dig something we can get amazing, awesome diamonds, jewellery.
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by kruz

prodigy

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) an unusually gifted or intelligent (young) person; someone whose talents excite wonder and admiration
Example Sentence
  • she is a chess prodigy

Definition
(noun) a sign of something about to happen
Example Sentence
  • he looked for an omen before going into battle

Definition
(noun) an impressive or wonderful example of a particular quality
Example Sentence
  • the Marines are expected to perform prodigies of valor

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prodigy

Person with exceptional talents is proud ji(prodigy)
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by crazylooks

A person with gifted talent is always PRO \m/.
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by alfaromio

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