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rubberneck

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a tourist who is visiting sights of interest
Synonyms : excursionist , sightseer , tripper

Definition
(noun) a person who stares inquisitively
Synonyms : rubbernecker

Definition
(verb) strain to watch; stare curiously
Example Sentence
  • The cars slowed down and the drivers rubbernecked after the accident

rudimentary

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) being or involving basic facts or principles
Synonyms : fundamental , underlying
Example Sentence
  • the fundamental laws of the universe
  • a fundamental incomatibility between them
  • these rudimentary truths
  • underlying principles

Definition
(adj) being in the earliest stages of development
Example Sentence
  • rudimentary plans

Definition
(adj) not fully developed in mature animals
Synonyms : vestigial
Example Sentence
  • rudimentary wings

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rudimentary

sedimentary=rudimentary.....sedimentary rock are used in the base or foundation of a building...hence rudimentary means basic or fundamental !!!!!!!
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by nileshdive

kids in elementry schools are rudimentary
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by usairforce1985

CRUDE-i-mentary. somethin rudimentary is crude and elementary
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by saif_mohmd

sound like RUDE+MEN so rude men never developed becoz they are lacking of elementary or fundamental principals.....hope it helps...
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by nachi

rudimentary=crude+fundamental.
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by rakei

rudimentary(rude+mentaring):there is a person who was always rude and people had dislike towards him, after i had started mentoring him,has improved,so now he is in his INITIAL DEVELOPMENTAL STAGE of learning,behaving with manners
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by NarenSuri

ruminate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) chew the cuds
Example Sentence
  • cows ruminate

Definition
(verb) reflect deeply on a subject
Example Sentence
  • I mulled over the events of the afternoon
  • philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years
  • The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ruminate

if in ROOMS of hostel there is interNET, we will start to think(mull over)
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by nagendra.cse

Roaming-at:means ur mind is roaming. ruminate = roam-in-it. "I just had a wonderful party, but I dont want my mind to roam-in-it for too long, for i have to study for GRE"
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by Maverick_shishir

my RUMmy ATE my food, u gotta think over what you can do
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by friendofafriend

split it as RUM+I+ATE...si i ate rum and kept PONDERING and BROODING about it
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by imajeeth

Ruminate and Meditate rhyme.....
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by nileshdive

RUM+i+ate- so after drinking lots rum and eating most ppl start to ruminate abt there X-gf/bf's
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by nachi

rum+in+ate—when we sin IN RUM(room) alone, we think deeply
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by nikhilparasher

rum i ate: u drank rum and ate toasted octopus (which u have to chew over and over again ^^)
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by mitdac99

sounds like masticate which means chewing
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by srivatsan

# विचार करना # जुगाली करना
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by krishnakant

rummage

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a jumble of things to be given away
Definition
(noun) a thorough search for something (often causing disorder or confusion)
Synonyms : ransacking
Example Sentence
  • he gave the attic a good rummage but couldn't find his skis

Definition
(verb) search haphazardly
Example Sentence
  • We rummaged through the drawers

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rummage

if yu drink RUM at small age then definetlty yu loose yur way to home and yu have to SEARCH SEARCH SEARCH now
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by nikhilsuhas

RUMMAGE rhymes with PILLAGE meaning PLUNDERING and RANSACK
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by imajeeth

rum+mage.......after driniking RUM....ramiz ransaked the maize field
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by preetisoni2411

In a MAZE U have to Repeatedly thoroughly search for the exit.
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by savakarv

The drunkard's last bottle of RUM fell in the GARBAGE, so he rummaged through the garbage to find his bottle. :D
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by wagleg

rum+mage.......after driniking RUM....ramiz ransaked the maize field
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by preetisoni2411

its like a police rading some underAGE kids, for rum
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by friendofafriend

rummage: Rum+Mate when a guy want to drink rum, he first needs to find a mate, or someone to drinks with him.
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by hn15

ruse

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a deceptive maneuver (especially to avoid capture)
Synonyms : artifice

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ruse

ruse: re+ use, in a shop the shopkeeper reused the old goods, which is deceptive
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by anshulnirvana

His ruse made the opponents lose the match.
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by garrulous

(Tag: hindi) subterfuge: 'sub taraf fuse', if you see electrial fuses everywhere its certainly a misrepresentation, and not the true nature of connections---subterfuge. r u fuse?ruse.. both are deceptions.Sounds odd though.
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by rakei

Jese Ladkiyan RUSE laga kar ladko ko trick kar ke thagti hain
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by siddharth4484

RUSE(sullen in marathi)....most of the women pretend to be sullen to gain value and hence it's a kind of deceiving...
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by nileshdive

sar pe laal TOPI RUSE(russian)... from the topi a magician does a TRICK
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by sekharcvs

Ruse - Russia (in Hindi) .. It's antics were conceptualized to outsmart/trick USA ..
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by rahularoradce

ruse gaya fuse(Hindi)
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by nachi

rusticate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) live in the country and lead a rustic life
Definition
(verb) send to the country
Example Sentence
  • He was rusticated for his bad behavior

Definition
(verb) suspend temporarily from college or university, in England
Synonyms : send down

Definition
(verb) give (stone) a rustic look
Definition
(verb) lend a rustic character to
Example Sentence
  • rusticate the house in the country

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rusticate

rusticate - made/banished to become rustic
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by nikhilnitc

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