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strident

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry
Synonyms : blatant , clamant , clamorous , vociferous
Example Sentence
  • blatant radios
  • a clamorous uproar
  • strident demands
  • a vociferous mob

Definition
(adj) of speech sounds produced by forcing air through a constricted passage (as `f', `s', `z', or `th' in both `thin' and `then')
Definition
(adj) being sharply insistent on being heard
Synonyms : shrill
Example Sentence
  • strident demands
  • shrill criticism

Definition
(adj) unpleasantly loud and harsh
Synonyms : raucous

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for strident

Think of "stree"(wife) + "dant"(tooth). A girl's mouth is always loud and harsh - craving for supremacy or attention :)
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by garrulous

s+TRIDENT= the OBEROI 'n TRIDENT hotel waz occupied by terrorists...'n dey wer loud n harsh der on ppl...hostages
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by shaktidharreddy

Very close to 'Student', just ri=u. Anyway primary students are always loud and harsh.
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by rizvi

STrident: STri (Street) DENT (TEETH). STreet Teeth connotes Street talking which is usually noisy or loud. Thus STRIDENT (Street Talk)
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by cheeseqo

STRINGENT .means strict...strict teachers are always loud and harsh and so they are strident
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by nileshdive

S-TRIDENT. Think of Poseidon with his trident, with loud and harsh waves striking against rocks nearby.
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by cwin

strike+dent---loud noise will be produced
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by ashleyswift

TRI + DAANT = apne teen daanton ko ek doosre k against rub karo aur dekho kaissee awaaz aati hai :)
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by friendofafriend

stringent

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) demanding strict attention to rules and procedures
Synonyms : rigorous , tight
Example Sentence
  • rigorous discipline
  • tight security
  • stringent safety measures

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for stringent

STRI(Lady) N GENT are binded together- both have to follow some rules when they are together
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by neel_kris

STRINGENT <> STRIct + GENTleman
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by cpinedo

astringent causes contraction stringent is opp which is rigid
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by crazylooks

Definition: Harshly restrictive. Imagine you and your friend are robbing a gentleman with a bowler hat, monocle, and handle bar mustache. You say to your accomplice, "Take that STRING and tie-up the GENT. A STRING GENT
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by Jackery

stringent-stringent seems itself like the strict
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by santosh pokhrel

stringent-stringent seems itself like the strict
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by santosh pokhrel

strut

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a proud stiff pompous gait
Synonyms : prance , swagger

Definition
(noun) brace consisting of a bar or rod used to resist longitudinal compression
Definition
(verb) to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others
Synonyms : cock , prance , ruffle , sashay , swagger , tittup
Example Sentence
  • He struts around like a rooster in a hen house

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for strut

rhymes with SLUT - imagine the way she walks...pompous, with head erect and chest thrown out.
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by nikki123

Rhymes with straight. For something to be straight, you need a support.
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by garrulous

m not spamming guys, its a video on how you strut ure ass. Watch these 2 minutes and enjoy the memory aid
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by friendofafriend

Imagine a SLUT on the podium of pole dance...how she walks POMPOUS(shaking her ass) And she dances with the help of STRUT(Supportive bar)
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by stealth

strut=pompous walk by a slut..... also,besides slut's house generally there is a supportive bar for providing drinks. so strut = supportive bar
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by mit006

sounds like STUD: one who shows off to impress others
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by sekharcvs

there is struts framework in Java, it provides SUPPORT n help to programmers to program with quality.. relate this.
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by RajeshBorkar

stultify

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) prove to be of unsound mind or demonstrate someone's incompetence
Example Sentence
  • nobody is legally allowed to stultify himself

Definition
(verb) cause to appear foolish
Example Sentence
  • He stultified himself by contradicting himself and being inconsistent

Definition
(verb) deprive of strength or efficiency; make useless or worthless
Synonyms : cripple
Example Sentence
  • This measure crippled our efforts
  • Their behavior stultified the boss's hard work

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for stultify

Stultify sounds like STUNT+IFY. When one guy who tries to be a stunt man and fails then he looks stupid.Stultify=stunt+failed.
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by yogendraghatpande

Stultify rhymes with NULLIFY which is easy 2 remember.. u can remember the meaning like this.. Stultify means to NULLIFY your efforts (or) make it useless!!!
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by the_incredible00

stultify - stupidify
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by chandankala

ultify = makes u do ulti
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by friendofafriend

Add 'in' to the word...it becomes kinda 'insultify'..meaning to be insulting or ridiculing.
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by doc.kanch

stupefy

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) make dull or stupid or muddle with drunkenness or infatuation
Synonyms : besot

Definition
(verb) be a mystery or bewildering to
Example Sentence
  • This beats me!
  • Got me--I don't know the answer!
  • a vexing problem
  • This question really stuck me

Definition
(verb) make senseless or dizzy by or as if by a blow
Synonyms : stun
Example Sentence
  • stun fish

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for stupefy

remember it like stupidify..
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by manojative

remember d spell STUPEFY
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by sravan1411

remember by STUPefy....U know about sanchi stoop, big monument that doesnt move...so when one is unable to move due to fear, he is stoop-e-fied
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by ishandave

stupefy:Sem Topper if I......
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by srikanthvarma

From latin stupefecere means stuck somewhere, so stupefy means the one who is stucked in his one senses & unable to think clearly...means senseless..
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by pawarsumit

stupefy:to make someone stupid
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by InviBond

stupor

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the feeling of distress and disbelief that you have when something bad happens accidentally
Synonyms : daze , shock
Example Sentence
  • his mother's death left him in a daze
  • he was numb with shock

Definition
(noun) marginal consciousness
Example Sentence
  • his grogginess was caused as much by exhaustion as by the blows
  • someone stole his wallet while he was in a drunken stupor

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for stupor

If u have STOPPER on ur mind then u will be unaware abt things.
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by Assiduous

stupid whore
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by friendofafriend

Stupor(Stoop on her),on seeing he lost all his senses and he stooped on her
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by pagal

Stupor X Super
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by garrulous

If U have STUPID ideas in ur mind,u will grow LACK OF AWARENESS for important things.
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by KSahoo

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