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reparation

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) compensation (given or received) for an insult or injury
Example Sentence
  • an act for which there is no reparation

Definition
(noun) (usually plural) compensation exacted from a defeated nation by the victors
Example Sentence
  • Germany was unable to pay the reparations demanded after World War I

Definition
(noun) the act of putting something in working order again
Synonyms : fix , fixing , fixture , mend , mending , repair

Definition
(noun) something done or paid in expiation of a wrong
Synonyms : amends
Example Sentence
  • how can I make amends

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for reparation

compare it with making repairs.i.e compensating for wrong doing
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by ready4gre

(Repay)-(Ration).. You repay your maid servant for the work it does by giving it your RATION CARD . Please Rate!
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by menon_ranjit

reparation : re-pay as a compensation
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by saujan

paresaan karke ke baad ka muawja..compensation
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by Nishu22

compensation will b paid 1ly to the ration card
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by satheish

repartee

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) adroitness and cleverness in reply
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for repartee

rePARTEE, rhymes with party, so think of the party men, i.e. the politicians who are known for giving a CLEVER REPLY when interviewed.
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by imajeeth

The students gave a clever reply to the warden to party again in the hostel.
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by vidhi20

re+partee..partee..sounds like party..... imagine a woman at a party with her cleverness and adroitness in her talks fetches everyone's attention towards her.
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by preetisoni2411

Imagine that you have scheduled your GRE after a week and your friends are forcing u 2 come for a party...you have to think of a quick intelligent reply !
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by khushi5

Wit has two forms: quip and repartee. Funnily, quip is NOT quick and repartee is quick.
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by garrulous

RETORT + wiTTY = REPARTEE
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by dshefman

REP(reply)+ARTEE(artfully means cleverly)........a person who reply artfully..repartee
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by sartaj alam

reporters shall be really good at what???
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by roozbeh33

repercussion

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a remote or indirect consequence of some action
Synonyms : reverberation
Example Sentence
  • his declaration had unforeseen repercussions
  • reverberations of the market crash were felt years later

Definition
(noun) a movement back from an impact
Synonyms : backlash , rebound , recoil

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for repercussion

very simple !! concentrate on CUSSION(I mean cushions) ... cushions itne soft hote hai ..bouncy bouncy (rebound property)...similarly reperCUSSION --> rebound
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by meetrahulkhandelwal

Re(BACK AGAIN)+per+cussion(… CUSHIONS) ... cushions are so soft that whenever we sit on them (CUSHIONS PAR) we bounce BACK AGAIN and again i.e REBOUND
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by lebshah

Dis'cussion' on reper'cussions' of World war II.
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by garrulous

rhymes with "recursion",....remember in C language...recursionmeans a function which calls itself....relate it here....while the process of clling a function ...it is "rebounded" in b/w two flowerbraces.smtng "reacn" tkes plce der
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by mahesh_a_8

repertoire

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the entire range of skills or aptitudes or devices used in a particular field or occupation
Synonyms : repertory
Example Sentence
  • the repertory of the supposed feats of mesmerism
  • has a large repertory of dialects and characters

Definition
(noun) a collection of works (plays, songs, operas, ballets) that an artist or company can perform and do perform for short intervals on a regular schedule
Synonyms : repertory

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for repertoire

=REPET (Repeat) + TOIRE (sounds like CHOIR = songs) => so repeat-choir = repeat songs = collection of songs
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by jahnavi89

Repertoire of a rapper
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by bugmenot

Repertoire of rapper musician
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by bugmenot

repine

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) express discontent
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for repine

Imagine on Christmas, your friend brings pine tree instead of Christmas tree, so you will repine...
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by anshulnirvana

re+pine, pine rhymes with wine, so when you are given a wine that is not proper, you will COMPLAIN.
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by imajeeth

sounds like whine...
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by 1.6k

re+PINE is like poking with a pin which is FRETFUL,ANNOYED.
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by daringdavin

complaining for doing rape...
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by binod

Repine=reply for pine(poking with pin).Express discontent.
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by rakei

suppose ur given pine juice over n over again (RE), u will complain and fret
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by harsha00711

Rhymes with REFINE. So we REPINE about something until it is REFINE.
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by saketh.theerdha

re+fine if ur refined for a same misdeed again you will be sad
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by sandeepkonda

Repine is also like "pine" e.g., pining for a cigar, pining for a lover.
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by garrulous

Peinlich: 1.uncomfortable 2.mortifying 3.painful 4.embarrassing 5.awkward - (If someone uses the word peinlich in German then they are probably complaining about something.)
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by logintel

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by logintel

replete

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) fill to satisfaction
Synonyms : fill , sate , satiate
Example Sentence
  • I am sated

Definition
(adj) filled to satisfaction with food or drink
Synonyms : full
Example Sentence
  • a full stomach

Definition
(adj) (followed by `with')deeply filled or permeated
Synonyms : instinct
Example Sentence
  • imbued with the spirit of the Reformation
  • words instinct with love
  • it is replete with misery

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for replete

deplete, complete, replete all relate to the quantity of something. BUT WHAT ABOUT THE WORDS LIKE OBSOLETE etc.???
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by garrulous

replete(like comPLETE)..SO ANYTHING which is COMPLETE is always FULLY FILLED
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by preetisoni2411

replete = repeatedly eat
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by backstreetrover

Replete has a close meaning to replenish.
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by if only

REPLETE is the opposite of DEPLETE.
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by ishajuneja90

Replete-(re+plate);when someone asks for re(again) plate and eats that all than he is full.
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by maddy13

to be efficient in many ways makes us more happy...
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by nani99

Re + Plate fill your plate with food until satisfaction
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by acidburn

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