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supernumerary

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a person serving no apparent function
Example Sentence
  • reducing staff is difficult because our employees include no supernumeraries

Definition
(noun) a minor actor in crowd scenes
Synonyms : extra , spear carrier

Definition
(adj) more than is needed, desired, or required
Example Sentence
  • trying to lose excess weight
  • found some extra change lying on the dresser
  • yet another book on heraldry might be thought redundant
  • skills made redundant by technological advance
  • sleeping in the spare room
  • supernumerary ornamentation
  • it was supererogatory of her to gloat
  • delete superfluous (or unnecessary) words
  • extra ribs as well as other supernumerary internal parts
  • surplus cheese distributed to the needy

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for supernumerary


super = greater numerary = pertaining to numbers something that is more than the required number.
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by garrulous

super +numerous means in hindi kuch jyada hi
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by saravpreet.302

supine

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) lying face upward
Synonyms : resupine

Definition
(adj) offering no resistance
Synonyms : resistless , unresisting
Example Sentence
  • resistless hostages
  • No other colony showed such supine, selfish helplessness in allowing her own border citizens to be mercilessly harried

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for supine

remove 'u' => spine... lying on BACK facing upward.. as good as no resistance.......OR THINK OF SPINAL CORD(SPINE) YOU WILL AUTOMATICALLY REMEMBER
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by namaskar

In the long run, a 'Supine' persons 'Repine' for wasting so much time.
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by rizvi

SUPHINE. "SO FINE"... your feeling so fine that you dont resist
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by andrewgoel

Recline on your spine = SUPINE.
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by dshefman

Supine: S+UPine= Fac(S)e UP
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by tenzingocha

someone offers you soup, you will show no resistance!!
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by deepster89

Supine contains the word "UP," therefore, you are lying on your back facing UP.
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by Lark817

Pine is to miss. You miss someone when lying on ur back.
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by tenzingocha

support+spine
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by ramyameruva

supplant

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) take the place or move into the position of
Example Sentence
  • Smith replaced Miller as CEO after Miller left
  • the computer has supplanted the slide rule
  • Mary replaced Susan as the team's captain and the highest-ranked player in the school

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for supplant

Sounds like: sub + plant....i.e substitute + plant...
...so it is taking the place of the other plant or superseding it. Root out one plant and grow another.
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by garrulous

SUPer PLANT---Due to advances in agriculture, govt. is replacing all plants with SUPer PLANTs.
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by userdce

supplant sounds like implants.. and implant takes the place of originality!!
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by deepster89

The restaurant SoUPPLANTATION is constantly SUPPLANTING its patrons with new ones throughout the day.
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by dshefman

o this one is easy- SUPPLY ANT as a substitute for parents in case they are not available. {The ANT brainwashes the kids into thinking she is the real parent} meaning of supplant: take the place of in a scheming manner
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by friendofafriend

supplant == SUPpress + PlANTation and start construction there mean u have replace smthing unfairly
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by tannu_acumen

sabbatical
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by xricha19

SUPPLE-ANT.. the Old, senile ruler of the ANT colony was replaced by a younger, SUPPLE bodied ANT.
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by menon_ranjit

sounds Supplement >>> In gym's we take supplements in order to make over t deficient nutrients in t body... hence daily food is REPLACED with an option of supplement food..
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by RajeshBorkar

supple

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) make pliant and flexible
Example Sentence
  • These boots are not yet suppled by frequent use

Definition
(adj) moving and bending with ease
Definition
(adj) (used of e.g. personality traits) readily adaptable
Synonyms : limber
Example Sentence
  • a supple mind
  • a limber imagination

Definition
(adj) (used of persons' bodies) capable of moving or bending freely
Synonyms : limber

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for supple

supple = chappal.. now the rexona ki chappal or any other slippers should be flexible and easy to bend in order to be a good chappal.. so a chappal shoul be supple or flexible, pliable ! :)
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by sagacious_kartik

Playing cards can be SHUFFLED because they are SUPPLE
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by findktk

in Engineering supple(backlogs) are common thing, thet are FLEXIBLE
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by nikhilparasher

comes from French - 'souple' which means yielding.
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by garrulous

supply + apple = By using trays which are flexible ,pliant ,bending or folding easily without breaking or cracking so supplying apple would be easy
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by saker

surfeit

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the state of being more than full
Synonyms : excess , overabundance

Definition
(noun) the quality of being so overabundant that prices fall
Synonyms : glut , oversupply

Definition
(noun) eating until excessively full
Synonyms : repletion

Definition
(verb) supply or feed to surfeit
Synonyms : cloy

Definition
(verb) indulge (one's appetite) to satiety
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for surfeit

break SURFEIT as SIRF(sirf in HINDI means only to) EAT.Bas khate hi rehta hai..so an excess of..
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by kartiksarma1

surfeit = SIR is FAT..as he eats a lot than required until he is full.
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by ser

surfeit= sur+ feit(feet).. sur is head in hindi,so learn it as water is above 1 feet ur head it means its in excess.
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by kvsharat

splir surfeit into " sur" and "feit". now think that u have been filled from "sur , which means head in hindi" till your feet.
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by nikhilworks

Think "surplus" to fit, or overfull
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by Yank

Hawaians are a FAT bunch.. all they do is Surf and EAT,EAT,EAT.. a surfeited lifestyle.
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by menon_ranjit

He was SURE that his pants had FIT prior to eating to SURFEIT!
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by tivoli25

surf+eit surf must be excess to clean clothes... eit sounds like eat...we shouldnot eat exess....
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by narenkumar

the feit is, even if u are bald no. of hair on ure sur is surfeit
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by friendofafriend

surfeit X forfeit (to quit, give up)
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by garrulous

Surfeit = Sirf (hindi meaning of 'only') + eat... to eat in excess amount.
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by neo_hitman

Surf IT ---Create EXCESS foam
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by baseguitar

he SURE FIT that whole steak down his throat!
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by tymothy

sound like sur-eat SUR.+EAT = surplus eating
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by VICKYPAWAN11

surly

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) inclined to anger or bad feelings with overtones of menace
Synonyms : ugly
Example Sentence
  • a surly waiter
  • an ugly frame of mind

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for surly

sur+ly......focus on sur....SOUNDS LIKE SIR......so THINK OF our school SIR...who was very BAD TEMPERED AND RUDE..who use to beat us whenever we hadn't completed our home work on time................
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by preetisoni2411

surly..sirly very much like are sirs who are rude and irritating
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by meetnish

Liz Hurley is beautiful model but her sister ( ((/* not true ! *\)) Liz surley is a ugly woman.
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by enigmatic_lucifer

SURLY sounds like cURLY. cURLY and Moe are SURLY when they bop each other on the head and hit each other.
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by dshefman

surly->sirly implies like a sir.Think of a sir who was rude to you
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by priyankgupta86

SoUR attitude
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by karenrw

surly=sir +li bad tempered unfriendly sir ne le li achche se...
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by SDV

SIR ne humari bohot LEE, we became surly towards him.
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by ashpreetbedi

Surly - girl who is "Surla" type very apprehensive and aggressive
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by sarora45

Boston Legals Has a BadTempered Person named "Sherly"
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by baseguitar

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