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propinquity

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the property of being close together
Synonyms : proximity

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for propinquity

Propinquity has PIN in it. If you pin two things together they are close together
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by mnemondemon

since the alphabets P & Q are in close proximity to each other, they are in propinquity ....
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by G_P

relate it to propin(proper..means one's own...)+quity.......(quite)..so people who are proper son of someone..are quite SIMILAR IN BEHAVIOUR TO THEIR PARENTS...THERE BEHAVIOUR EXHIBIT THE proximity between a son and father...
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by preetisoni2411

Propinquity = Propin + quity (Equity).
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by rizvi

Property In Q So properties are very close to each other
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by ksameer_coep

PROPINQUITY sounds like and means the same as PROXIMITY which is close together.
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by cheeseqo

basically this is taken from propinquus which means near...near in relation......SO KINSHIP
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by preetisoni2411

PINK CITY(jaipur)- jaipur is very near to agra.
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by userdce

property in quity(cutie which is babe). If a babe has property, everybody will try to keep kinship(nearness) with her
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by cp.jethani

Property in Quite place i.e. NEAR to quite place
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by ksameer_coep

Propensity means being inclined to something. Like propensity for a ice cream. In that sense propinquity can mean the propensity to be close to something.
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by subhasish

relate with PROPENSITY...inclination ... you have inclination for ur near ones.. in ur kinship...
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by chetanbpl

sounds like proximity..meaning nearness
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by srivatsan

Pingu the penguin : It signifies friendship and nearness ..
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by rahularoradce

Proximity and akin.. propin..
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by lgb

propinquity= prop(owner) + in(not) + quit; owners not quit means altogether.
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by shaktipada

property -in - equity. they are very close
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by biotechlover

propitiate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) make peace with
Synonyms : appease

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for propitiate

PROf+PITI- if you want professor's pity then you would have to appease him/her.
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by userdce

propiti + ate .. propiti sounds very close to property.. + ate .. so just imagine if you elder brother ate (here it means encroach) all your property ....you will quarrel with him... your father will try to appease or pacify you.
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by preetisoni2411

"prop"(prophet) + "itiate"(initiate) initiate the work of a prophet/priest..i.e maiking peace.
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by boybluffs

pro "PEACE" iate ... some what sounds like this .. so it means "make peace with"
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by murali89

PROPITIATE -> PROPER+INITIATION. In college, PROPER INITIATION ceremonies are carried out for freshmen to win favor with (PROPITIATE) the upper classmen.
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by dshefman

maintain the peace at home.but basically it is taken from latin propetere..which when splited means pro means for + petere means to seek ..so you seeking for PEACE... Preetisoni--source of complex mnemonic
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by preetisoni2411

PROPITIATE; PRO-PITI-ate; Look at the first two; they sound like Pro(for), piti (Pity). That is FOR PITY. Thus if you are for pity, you are certainly willing to make peace & allow pardon to be granted. You are Pro Peace/for peace.
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by cheeseqo

I ATE UPPIT to PLEASE/appease my mom.. cuz I hate that stuff/muck.
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by menon_ranjit

Propity + Ate : If you are Anupam kher, you will try to appease gods to get back the property that has been taken by the land mafia (Boman Irani)
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by rahularoradce

You want to regain the PROFESSOR'S PITTY.
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by Jackery

propitious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) presenting favorable circumstances; likely to result in or show signs of success
Example Sentence
  • propitious omens
  • propitious gales speeded us along
  • a propitious alignment of planets for space exploration

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for propitious

sounds like profitious.. hence its profitable and thus favorable
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by namaskar

PROPITI....sounds like property-if you have got lot of property, you are FORTUNATE to get it..money is basically considered AUSPICIOUS and you can make any adverse situation FAVORABLE TO you if you posses money.
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by preetisoni2411

if you HAVE the ADVANTAGE OF HAVING LOT OF PROPERTY..another onetaken from..propitius......pro-means for + pitius/petere means to seek ...so seeking for favorable situation, seeking advantageous deal from someone.
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by preetisoni2411

sounds like auspicious...meaning favourable
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by srivatsan

A WARNING BOARD IS SAYING THAT A PIT IS THERE PRO(AHEAD).SO ITS A GOOD SIGN FOR YOU NOT TO FALL INTO THAT PIT
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by siddu

prosperitious
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by kmr.akhil

If gods have PITY on you, they will present you with favorable circumstances.
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by rahularoradce

auspicious
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by friendofafriend

if u want prof's pity,u have to be in his favourable students..
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by harshrocketvora

propitious:- pro means favorable circumstances,iti means industrial training institute, ous means us i.e industrial training institue is in favor of us we will get the tender, for that we are happy
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by shaktipada

propound

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) put forward, as of an idea
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for propound

propo(propose) + ound(round) = what do we propose at a round table, an idea, guys :)
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by pandeconscious

PRO- POUND.. The new minister for Science & technology was an ardent PROPONENT to PROPOUND that the POUND be the official weight standard in india.. his slogan-"PRO-POUND!!"
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by menon_ranjit

Pro (Forward) + Pound (Weight) -> Propound is to put forward an idea to be weighed.
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by anujpathania

u Found something which u propound
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by crazylooks

PROfessional POUNDing, is what you get when you put forth your idea for analysis.
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by akshaynakra

Propound opposite of impound. You car is impounded by the police for analysis. Or you propound your car for analysis.
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by paw1

prosaic

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) not fanciful or imaginative
Synonyms : matter-of-fact
Example Sentence
  • local guides describe the history of various places in matter-of-fact tones
  • a prosaic and unimaginative essay

Definition
(adj) lacking wit or imagination
Synonyms : earthbound , pedestrian , prosy
Example Sentence
  • a pedestrian movie plot

Definition
(adj) not challenging; dull and lacking excitement
Example Sentence
  • an unglamorous job greasing engines

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prosaic

mosaic--->beautiful artistic work with full of vibrant colours.....prosaic ...opposite of that ...dull
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by wingdeng

divide it like pros(prose)+aic- prose consist of facts and facts do not produce any interest in you, do not require any imagination so prose is dull and unimaginative and very boring in reading.
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by preetisoni2411

Prosaic - Prozac is a tablet given to depressed people. Depressed people are dull and unimaginative
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by wishalvs

prosaic=mosaic,stone which is dull
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by neerajyadav3

mere pados(neighbor)me kuch exciting nahi hota,so living here is prosaic
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by abey

p+rosa+ic—ROSAna same khana dal roti, DULL, BORING
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by nikhilparasher

prose consists just of matters of fact whereas in poetry is full of imaginative expressions. so obviously prose is dull and unimaginative
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by nirty

imagine dat a "prose" composition is "sacked" frm ur eng-prose book...coz it was so "dull n unimaginative" dat no1 wnts 2 read it...
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by studyabroad.us

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by cpinedo

prose consists just of matters of fact whereas in poetry is full of imaginative expressions. so obviously prose is dull and unimaginative
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by nirty

prosaic= pro (in favor) + sa(South Africa) + ic (indian cricket); Indian primier league in favor of south africa is hopless for us.
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by shaktipada

pro=bro saic=sail which is govt. leading compny...so my bro is in sail..there is uninspiring nd unglamorous atmosphere...
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by gourang

proscenium

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the part of a modern theater stage between the curtain and the orchestra (i.e., in front of the curtain)
Synonyms : apron , forestage

Definition
(noun) the wall that separates the stage from the auditorium in a modern theater
Synonyms : proscenium wall

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for proscenium

PRO+SCEN in front of the scene..in front of the curtain
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by ready4gre

do not click the phone add to your right. It is a virus so if you wanna test this then touch it. Yes u are correct!!---rakei
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by chikn

proscenium:- Pro means beter scenario is always available at cinema screen.
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by shaktipada

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