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restitution

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
Definition
(noun) the act of restoring something to its original state
Definition
(noun) getting something back again
Synonyms : regaining , restoration , return
Example Sentence
  • upon the restitution of the book to its rightful owner the child was given a tongue lashing

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for restitution

restitution....we can think of "rest". we take rest when we feel tired.i.e when energy is lost.....so "rest" is a "compensation" for an energy loss.
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by Administrator

Its a synonym of "restoration" and also sounds like it.
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by mohanster

restitution: REST+INSTITUTION, when an institution rests, it means that it will not work any further,so if a institute rest for life time means its closes and it has to pay heavy compensation to its investors.
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by preetisoni2411

REST+TUTION..if yu take rest and not listen to GRE classes ..thn later yu gotta pay compenasation coz yu anyhow have to take retake GRE if so
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by nikhilsuhas

restitution :reparation,indemnification assume 1 guy working in his rest time after his office and taking private tuition and earning money for restitution of his loan
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by sybarite

destitutio me churaaya restitution me lautaaya
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by friendofafriend

rest in tution to compensate for loss of energy at school
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by harsha00711

re+situation: hetting the same situation again
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by kruz

restive

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) being in a tense state
Definition
(adj) impatient especially under restriction or delay
Example Sentence
  • the government has done nothing to ease restrictions and manufacturers are growing restive

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for restive

Restive is actually restless. Like factitious is actually factless :)
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by garrulous

restive.. rest ivvu rest ivvu a person is repeatedly saying.. restivvu restivvu.. so tht means hes restless..
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by sonamina

Restive sounds like festive.In festivals we will be impatiently restless.
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by puliyanuketto

REST+deprIVE....Deprived of rest is Restive....
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by nileshdive

restive = rest + ive; without rest
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by shaktipada

resurrect

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) cause to become alive again
Synonyms : raise , upraise
Example Sentence
  • raise from the dead
  • Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected
  • Upraising ghosts

Definition
(verb) restore from a depressed, inactive, or unused state
Synonyms : revive
Example Sentence
  • He revived this style of opera
  • He resurrected the tango in this remote part of Argentina

Definition
(verb) return from the dead
Synonyms : rise , uprise
Example Sentence
  • Christ is risen!
  • The dead are to uprise

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for resurrect

resurrect~re+erect -> you erect a monument that had fallen - resurrect
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by khushi5

re+erect : khada ho gaya again(has become active now)... pehle soo rha tha(inactive)!!..lol
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by jason_smick

transient...trans+ient...associate trans wid transporter movie...in da movie hero moves quickly...
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by narenkumar

pungent...pun+gent...gent PUNch strongly strongly
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by narenkumar

RECANT=RECOUNT...when uapply for recount en pass..then already establishedfact that u failed...is put down!!
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by ajitvarma

resuscitate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) cause to regain consciousness
Synonyms : revive
Example Sentence
  • The doctors revived the comatose man

Definition
(verb) return to consciousness
Synonyms : come to , revive
Example Sentence
  • The patient came to quickly
  • She revived after the doctor gave her an injection

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for resuscitate

RECESS+ATE---in RECESS I ATE something and due to only that I got proper consciouness.
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by userdce

Compare it with 'Resurrect'; meanings are also same.
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by rizvi

it can be re+suicide+ate so after suicide he resuscitate for eating
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by priyanksh

resuscitate: 're' again, susc sounds like saans(breath), -itate to enable - again saans lene ke liye enable kiya- to revive, rally
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by carbonmonoxide

recess + kit + ate
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by sravan1411

in recess i ate to revive my strength
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by harsha00711

re + saans + take , revitalize come back to life.
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by Rushabh22

reticent

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) temperamentally disinclined to talk
Synonyms : untalkative

Definition
(adj) cool and formal in manner
Synonyms : restrained , unemotional

Definition
(adj) reluctant to draw attention to yourself
Synonyms : retiring , self-effacing

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for reticent

Cent (Saint) is stereotypically reluctant to speak or draw attention to themselves.
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by ksameer_coep

50Cent -> talks too much.. on the contrary.. reticent-> talk less
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by deepster89

REHTA+SHANT....shant rehne waal i.e a person who doesn't talk or who is reserved in speech....
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by nileshdive

RET+ICENT=RET(RAT)+ICENT(INOCENT)=RAT IS INNOCENT SO HE SPAKS LESS,i.e REMAINS SILENT
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by amitarora

REserved and silENT
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by own1221

reticent~reti(return) + cent (imagine cent,currency, to be a big amount)...so if you aren't able to return a cent to whom you owe you remain reserved,without communication
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by khushi5

retICENT sounds like dECENT,he is decent,he doesn't blabber,he stays calm and reserved.
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by kartiksarma1

reticent ~ retire. An old man who is retired speak reticently
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by pateheo

retina(reti) + scent(cent) ... one gets "reluctant" to spray scent on his eyes.
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by boybluffs

If you notice a shy person, they turn RED-AS-A-CENT
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by Jackery

When we are Reti-cent we are not-ready-yet to get ourselves in-volved
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by Yank

Think of someone you know who has low self-esteem AND quiet, then imagine: S/he often thinks, "I better [RET]ract my thoughts before [I] voice it, because it can't be worth a [CENT] to others."
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by joeyessoe

if one is RETICENT by nature one would never RETurn a CENT found on the street.
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by maldini

He RETIred in silENT because he is a QUIET type of person.
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by marioM

+i+ cent; if you ask someone to RETurn the CENT(money) , he doesn’t speak freely
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by nikhilparasher

Once 50 cent was reluctant to draw attention towards RAJNIKANT now he is called reticent
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by phoenix747

cent(100)% => he is not giving cent % information i.e., he is hiding something.....
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by kruz

retinue

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the group following and attending to some important person
Synonyms : cortege , entourage , suite

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for retinue

sounds like routine what you FOLLOW (daily) is routine(oops retinue) i.e follow-->routine following-->retinue
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by manojative

tum sab meri RETINA (of the eye ) ke aagey rehne chahiye 24*7 - u r my attnedants
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by achilles

Just follow this order: retinue-->continue-->follow-->following
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by rakei

Derived from "retain".
Retained => Servant
Retinue => Body of attendants
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by garrulous

Derived from "RETAIN". For any politician, its his FOLLOWERS that help to retain his post
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by tanay

Retinue rhymes with continue - like a following
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by mnm

It sounds like 'retinue-rating u',people rate u good if they like you,if they like you they follow you
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by sidd90

Retain+new i.e retain new servants for company
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by crazylooks

relate it to retina which follows our eye movement whichever direction we see and sends those signals to the brain
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by vivekkarumudi

this word is very close to word RETAIN....SO THE GROUP FOLLOWING AND ATTENDING TO SOME IMPORTANT PERSON JUST BECAUSE HE IS ABLE TO HOLD THEM BACK WITH HIM, OR he is able to RETAIN THE CROWD WITH HIM.....
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by preetisoni2411

for protecting karunanidhi's retina he has followers and attendants around him
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by harsha00711

# नौकर-चाकर (m) # परिजन (m) # राजा या धनी व्यक्ति के नौकर-चाकर और साथी संगी
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by krishnakant

Reunite with your retinue to continue your trip
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by roozbeh33

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