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quip

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a witty saying
Synonyms : epigram

Definition
(noun) witty remark
Synonyms : crack , sally , wisecrack

Definition
(verb) make jokes or quips
Synonyms : gag
Example Sentence
  • The students were gagging during dinner

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for quip

To WHIP with a QUOTE = QUIP
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by drquadros54

qu+tip---why should i give tip for such cheap service?
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by ashleyswift

whip for a quip..whip your friend for quipping you
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by Thisisnotme

can any one give me useful mnemonic for this..?
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by balaji_pb3

quip rhymes with whip...SIDDHU is famous for whipping CLEVER N SARCASTIC quotations
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by lebshah

if you are not equip with proper amenities, your friend will taunt you.
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by h.pathrabe250487

eQUIP some one who gave a QUIP
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by crazylooks

QUIP sounds like SIP, When you sip a drink in a noisy way, others will taunt or criticize you.
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by candylove

quisling

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) someone who collaborates with an enemy occupying force
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for quisling

Quisling; split like QUIT+LINK means a culprit quits and collaborate (link)with enemy
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by animator

Quislings are prone to QUIZZLINGS by the government when caught!
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by drquadros54

Quisling sounds like sibling who aids betraying
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by mohitdia

quit + ling = one who quits linguistic love.
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by garrulous

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by pallavi_limat

Quisling, after Norwegian politician Vidkun Quisling, who assisted Nazi Germany to conquer his own country and ruled the collaborationist Norwegian government, is a term used to describe traitors and collaborators.
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by savakarv

the culprit was questioned(QUIZ)...who is the TRAITOR in (LINGuistic department)who helped him to leak out the paper.
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by lebshah

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by vishaljgosalia

"quisling" == actually sounds like "wrestling" , ie "traitors" are always in a mood to wrestle with you
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by somabrata

QUISLING -> CHRIST + LYING. In the Bible, Judas was caught LYING to CHRIST as he plotted to betray him.
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by dshefman

quis+ling ; quis sounds like wise/cunning person
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by gopikrish2000

quisling = quis + ling; quit link i.e. quit the link is always a betrayer.
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by shaktipada

quixotic

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) not sensible about practical matters; idealistic and unrealistic
Synonyms : romantic , wild-eyed
Example Sentence
  • as quixotic as a restoration of medieval knighthood
  • a romantic disregard for money
  • a wild-eyed dream of a world state

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for quixotic

quixotic== quick + exotic, if you desire something exotic to happen quickly in your life it is just a daydream.
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by nasri

THIS WORD IS DERIVED FROM THE NOVEL....Don Quixote de la Mancha...where the HERO IN THE NOVEL..Cervantes GETS inspired by lofty and chivalrous but impractical ideals.................... SO QUIXOTE....QUIXOTIC....MEANS HAVING IMPRACTICAL IDEAS.......
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by preetisoni2411

divide it as quix(quick)+otic.. i IDEALY wanted to be a quick runner but it was IMPRACTICALas i am a fat person..
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by kvsharat

quixotic=quick+sotic(sortic)...if u sort out things quickly without thinking u ll be FOOLISH AND IMPRACTICAL
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by kruthikamurthy

if we divide quixotic, we will notice xotic which is similar to exotic which mean unusual
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by hossamessam

Quick so thick....He is Quick and so thick(fat here)...which is unrealistic.
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by ArDoR

Don Quixote sings the song "The Impossible Dream" in the Broadway play based on the book Don Quixote. So, to be quixotic is to dream impossible dreams.
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by kfredie

QUIXOTIC is NOT REALISTIC...just IMAGINATIVE and IMPRACTICAL.
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by ykalyan

Opposite of PRAGMATIC.....
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by Salman

He has given quick tick on the question paper i.e. without understanding i.e. not practical.
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by shaktipada

quizzical

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) playfully vexing (especially by ridicule)
Synonyms : mocking , teasing
Example Sentence
  • his face wore a somewhat quizzical almost impertinent air

Definition
(adj) perplexed (as if being expected to know something that you do not know)
Synonyms : questioning
Example Sentence
  • he had a quizzical expression

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for quizzical

quizzical =quizz+comical =quizz(curious) in a comical(teasing,mocking) way
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by pallavi_limat

FOCUS ON QUIZZ+ICAL..quizes increase curiosity.
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by preetisoni2411

quizzical =quizz+comical =quizz(curious) in a comical(teasing,mocking) way
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by pallavi_limat

how you feel in a difficult quiz?
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by gregarious gary

quotidian

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) found in the ordinary course of events
Example Sentence
  • a placid everyday scene
  • it was a routine day
  • there's nothing quite like a real...train conductor to add color to a quotidian commute

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for quotidian

split it as "quote+indian".QUOTE AN INDIAN every day. Newspapers quote opinions of Indians everyday.. so its a DAILY occurence,customary
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by k-electron

akin to quote. A quote is told repeatedly - i.e., a cliche.
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by garrulous

Qoutidian=Quoted every day
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by rakei

Thought of the day or the quote is a regular mundane thing
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by aroraraman309

Remember the movie 3 idiots in which the QUOTE OF DEAN is always REPEATING
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by yubaraj

A common feature of the Shadowmoon Valley Zone is the continual bombarded by chat messages of what Illidan Stormrage is saying. Think: Quote Illidan.
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by Rodeokinney

quiti (quota) in a day ie daily mundane work
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by aeshley

while dividing we have to take the quotient not the reminder it is customary, daily,
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by sansecretcp

burgeon
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by sn271081

dian=daily.as there are very few words with Q
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by OCT18THGRE

PRATI DIN....
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by Salman

Quotidian work of wearing coat in the court.
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by nupur10000

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