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profligate

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a dissolute man in fashionable society
Synonyms : blood , rake , rakehell , rip , roue

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

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

Definition
(adj) unrestrained by convention or morality
Example Sentence
  • Congreve draws a debauched aristocratic society
  • deplorably dissipated and degraded
  • riotous living
  • fast women

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for profligate

Profligate= spend Profusely like bill Gates
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by G_P

split it like prof(professor)+li(lee)+g+ate(past f. of eat).. your Professor whose son Lee spent all of his father's money .. eating at all five stars hotels...what a wasteful use of your Professor's money....
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by preetisoni2411

PROperty FLy through GATE - because you spend like crazy
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by vicky0812

profli(profli)+gate...so think f candidate whose profile reveals about his hand in some immoral activities..such a candidate is even not allowed to even enter to the GATE OF some colleges and organizations....
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by preetisoni2411

PROFLIGATE: DIVIDE IT INTO 3 PARTS, PROF+LEE+GATE. think that PROFessor had thrown LEE out of GATE bcoz he was extravagant.
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by deepakranamech

Pro fil(fli) gate .. The proletarians filed the gate of their boss with sweets just before the appraisal day .. Wasteful and def wildly immoral
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by rahularoradce

this word is taken from phlibein means to squeeze ..so think of a prodigal..or profligate son..who has squeezed his fathers pocket in doing all wasteful activities
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by preetisoni2411

pROFLigate: When you tell Professor Flagrant that he is being wasteful and should be ashamed, he just ROFLS (rolls on the floor laughing)!!!
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by tivoli25

all high-profiled ppl are mostly spendthrifts.
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by harsha999

"prof" -professor "fli" -flew or spent "gate" -all his money building college gate...
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by iet.saket@gmail.com

fli + gate... fly through gate. implies wasteful thing.. and we throw wasteful things
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by anshul.arb

spell lyk pro(professional)+fli(FLY)+gate(Jet)...--->there r so many low cost airlines still professional travel through JET airways and "WASTE their MONEY"....
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by rahulbest

Profligate = His job PROFile in resume is so wasteful and lack of planning, that the manager thrown it out of the gate.
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by analaarun

(also means corrupt): he is PRO FLoggIng people at the GATE of the city
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by karenrw

who earns PROFit at good rATE spends a LOT
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by nikhilparasher

Flagrantly Prodigal.
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by Rodeokinney

Due to the Profligate use of assets by PROFessionals IGATE company got dissolved.
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by rakpatil

Because of his immoral behavior his PROFITS were all LITIGATED
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by Jackery

pro+fli+gate, imagine a fly (fli) crosses the gate of ur house to buy a choclate which is a waste expenditure for it... this seems to be a stupid mnemonic but give it a try... u will remember it for sure :))
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by Korada Sai Leela Krishna

PROFuse and LIberal spending w/o GATE (thoughts or constraint). Profuse = extravagance.
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by joeyessoe

pro+fly+gate....why to fly over the college gate on some plane, when we can walk and go through without wasting money...
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by Thisisnotme

pro+fly+gate = pro things fly over the gate therefore lessen or worsen things are there.
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by shaktipada

progenitor

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) an ancestor in the direct line
Synonyms : primogenitor

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for progenitor

Pro + Genesis
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by rizvi

Pro + Genes >> the genes before us.. our ancestors..
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by RajeshBorkar

Progeny is children. Progenitor is the ancestor.
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by akshaynakra

progeny producer...progeny=children
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by Thisisnotme

prognosis

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop
Synonyms : forecast

Definition
(noun) a prediction of the course of a disease
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prognosis

prognosis = pro+diagnosis, pro= think forward, diagnosis = cause of disease, it means to predict the features of a disease before the disease itself.
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by anudeep meka

PROGNO(PREGNANT)SIS(SISTER)-> how can we PREDICT that..by seeing her vomiting or stomach :)
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by yeshwanth_reddy

prognosticate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) make a prediction about; tell in advance
Example Sentence
  • Call the outcome of an election

Definition
(verb) indicate by signs
Example Sentence
  • These signs bode bad news

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prognosticate

PROgKNOWsticate. a PRO KNOWS enough to make a prediction
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by tivoli25

It sounds like prog(program)+nosticate(no ticket)-we can predict that there are no more tickets left for the program
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by sidd90

Root Word:prognosticus Means See
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by ksameer_coep

It can be thought of as prognosis which means to predict..
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by mohitdia

Pro - diagnosticate , predict features of disease b4 disease itself.
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by Rushabh22

Resembles to Diagnostic so foretell
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by ksameer_coep

proletarian

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a member of the working class (not necessarily employed)
Synonyms : prole , worker
Example Sentence
  • workers of the world--unite!

Definition
(adj) belonging to or characteristic of the proletariat
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for proletarian

proletarian=petrolian the person who fills petrol wears blue color n is working class
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by OCT18THGRE

sorry for the last wrong post. here is the correct one : pro+letarian means literacy se pahle. means working class who wears blue dress generally. remember workers at petrol pumps.
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by cp.jethani

pro+letarian means literacy se pahle. means working class who wears blue dress generally. remember workers at petrol pumps.
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by cp.jethani

proletarian--- here we have letarian(literature), so the people who doesn't have any literature r likely to be the working class people in an industry.
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by nasri

Pro+vegetarian- People of working class cannot be pro-vegetarian as their jobs are energy intensive.
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by pcsjith

pro leterarian has a letter in it. a letter man worjking in post office) is is a proletararian
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by friendofafriend

proliferate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) grow rapidly
Example Sentence
  • Pizza parlors proliferate in this area

Definition
(verb) cause to grow or increase rapidly
Example Sentence
  • We must not proliferate nuclear arms

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for proliferate

life rate=its always increasing
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by chanakyabhandari

PRO+LIFE+RATE--> promote life rate
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by manishtuteja10

pro + life + rate : increase in rate of production (pro) of life (living organisms) causes population to increase rapidly
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by tamaltanu

(PROLI)petrol (RATE)rate increase rapidly and quickly these days!!
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by funnyhitler

pro + life + rate : in our professional (pro) life, we should work at faster rate to grow rapidly.
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by Administrator

rapidly+lift+rate i.e,flourish
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by anand_90

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