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rebuke

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) an act or expression of criticism and censure
Example Sentence
  • he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face

Definition
(verb) censure severely or angrily
Example Sentence
  • The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car
  • The deputy ragged the Prime Minister
  • The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rebuke

sounds like REEBOK.....u'll SCOLD HARSHLY n CRITICIZE SEVERELY ur servant as he has spoiled ur reebok shoes..
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by nix2010

rebuke~'Angry Duke';An angrly duke will scold badly or criticize badly
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by khushi5

rebike ~ re-puke. puking is a disgusting form of criticizing. you are re-puking. that is criticizing sharply. hence rebuke.
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by kingkoti

rebuke concentrate on BUK....when ANGRY u keep buk buk[NEGATIVE] and dont allow others to speak.
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by elixir

rebuke = rebok shoes se peetna, not actually, but literally, itna jada scold karna !!
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by raghavseth

Rebuke sounds like dispute which means an argument so at arguments, you criticize other people
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by Tumkiki

if someone wears my Reebok(brand) shoes, i rebuke(reprimand) him
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by ehsan.m

Book (file criminal charges) some one for his reply
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by rakei

after taking full meal u feel re (again) buke(empty stomach) so the owner of the hotel severly criticize his worker.
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by shaktipada

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by vineethyoung

Rebuke for using Nuke weopons
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by roozbeh33

recalcitrant

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) stubbornly resistant to authority or control
Synonyms : fractious , refractory
Example Sentence
  • a fractious animal that would not submit to the harness
  • a refractory child

Definition
(adj) marked by stubborn resistance to authority
Example Sentence
  • the University suspended the most recalcitrant demonstrators

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for recalcitrant

re+calcit(looks like calcite)+rant...as we know calcite is a hard mineral found in calcium carbonate which forms the major part of rocks, chalk and marble, is hard to break and likewise a recalcitrant person is also stubborn.
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by preetisoni2411

re+calci(calculator->calculate)+trant....so imagine a person who has made a mistake in calculations using a calci and is unwilling to re-calculate...it shows he is STUBBORN
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by imajeeth

recalcitant : recall+reluctant..boss asked me to call ad guy again but i didn't obey him,i was reluctant.(unwilling to obey)
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by SANICECUBE

recalcitrant= try RECALling CITRic acid from chemistry but it is so STUBBORN not able to recal it...
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by padma srita

Think "Recalc it Rant" or someone who does not want to recalculate anything
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by Yank

calcis are not allowed in exams. but imaging a person smuggling them in even though he has been punished before
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by friendofafriend

Real + Ca(Hindi) + Irritant => Recalcitrant. Means those who irritate authority by resisting them again and again
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by vocabIsFun

and any one who resist to authority is consisdered as disobedient person
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by preetisoni2411

Rec And Al are two shitting(Cit) ant and rat(Rant) and are difficult to control and manage,and they are stubborn too
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by laaptu

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by preetisoni2411

recalcitrant = recal(recall)+ cit(site) + rant(rent); need recall to please the minister over telephone to get the site in rent as he is stubborn in any matter wants proper clarification.
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by shaktipada

reluctant to sit
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by roozbeh33

recant

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure
Synonyms : abjure , forswear , resile , retract
Example Sentence
  • He retracted his earlier statements about his religion
  • She abjured her beliefs

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for recant

RE (again) + CANT (cannot) = "I have told you this AGAIN and AGAIN, it CANNOT be done, it has been REJECTED."
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by findktk

re + chant(sing): singing/telling again. what?? telling what i told earlier is wrong wrong!!
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by tamaltanu

re+cant telling that it cant which means it is wrong and DISAVOWED, DISCLAIMED
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by daringdavin

RECANT = when you REspond i CAN´T say it again, you're recanting what you've said before.
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by cpinedo

recant means to publicly take back. DECANT means to pour out.RECANT means to pour in back..that is to take back and confess.
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by joeytrib

RAJANIKANT.....actor....in his movies, when a criminal sees him, the criminal RECANTS after he is injured by RAJNIKANT
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by nileshdive

When u recant something, u simply cant refrain from recalling and correcting what u said earlier.
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by sujeethraj

when we decant, we make something pure...
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by 1.6k

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

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

becoz of "cant" i.e military pressure this cant be done or formaly rejected
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by iet.saket@gmail.com

As Decant is to empty.. similarly recant is to fill back again .. or we may say that we are taking in wht was decanted before..
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by siddharth4484

Re+cant=Reet(hindu religious law) cant be accepted.So i reject it.
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by tuubow

Re earlier said he Wreck Ant but now Re can't??
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by laaptu

recapitulate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) summarize briefly
Synonyms : recap
Example Sentence
  • Let's recapitulate the main ideas

Definition
(verb) repeat stages of evolutionary development during the embryonic phase of life
Definition
(verb) repeat an earlier theme of a composition
Synonyms : repeat , reprise , reprize

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for recapitulate

sounds like recap....if you have noticed , whenever you watch a serial ,before it starts they always give the recap of what happened the previous day,..in other words they repeat what already has been shown but in a concise form.
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by preetisoni2411

recidivism

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) habitual relapse into crime
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for recidivism

=re (back to) + CID (crime investigation department) = back to crime
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by jahnavi89

re+CIDIVISM consider the second part, if you see suicide,homicide etc all will end up with cide which is bad, CRIME
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by daringdavin

re- "back" + cidivism......cid/cad=I fall)....falling back.....to something..again..or reoccurring......so recidivism... is the act of a person repeating an undesirable behavior..nothing but habitual relapse of crime.
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by preetisoni2411

recidivism = recidi (recede) + divism -> prism -> prison ... a phenomenon that does not allow to recede(pull bak) from goin to prison
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by khushi5

Racism is the crime
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by ksameer_coep

Racism is a crime and no matter how much you punish, it always keeps coming back to the criminal.
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by subhasish

RACE+DIVISIM.....people who divide people on the basis of race relapse into racedivism
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by nileshdive

Recidivist was pirating CD’s (RE ) again
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by bugmenot

Recidivist was pirating CD’s (RE ) again
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by bugmenot

When your dick is way too big for a mouth or pussy, and when you hate this websites lack of words. And restarted ads (like fucking jack in the box jumbo jack!
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by Danechman

recluse

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) one who lives in solitude
Definition
(adj) withdrawn from society; seeking solitude
Synonyms : reclusive , withdrawn
Example Sentence
  • lived an unsocial reclusive life

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for recluse

re+close . Closed=hermit
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by emdmehr

recLUSE : read luse as lose ; if u lose in any game u like to live alone
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by shubhamgadekar

sounds like seclude
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by keyurpatel87

You get in a car WRECK and LOSE your teeth. You're so embarassed you hide in your house and never come out again.
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by StudyProf.com

RE(retreat)+CLUSE(close)- Retreat from being close to people.
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by dare4naggy@gmail.com

snds like let loose-so let loose from society
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by mdhineshm

re+CLUSE if you consider the second part which sounds as clues which are ISOLATED,LONE away from our eyes.
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by daringdavin

sounds like reckless/....so a reckless person lives lonely
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by jaga

sounds like exclude..
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by 1.6k

sounds like reh+loose---live alone
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by ashleyswift

really+closed...shut from the outside world
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by Thisisnotme

If u lose any game and say it s a record lose, then u like to live alone and avoid people.
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by sameersrinivas90

RE+CLUSE Concentrateing on ecluse=excluse(exclusive)....which means sth different from others
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by pallavi_limat

Ree couldnt get a CLUE. true, she LOSE the game of love. now Ree live alone. hermit status, all day everyday. sad ta say.
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by maha4

re(remain)+ close
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by Dhavalmaster

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