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surmise

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
Definition
(verb) infer from incomplete evidence
Definition
(verb) imagine to be the case or true or probable
Synonyms : suspect
Example Sentence
  • I suspect he is a fugitive
  • I surmised that the butler did it

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for surmise

Mice can guess where the cheese is kept even though they do not know where exactly it is kept.
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by kanikaarora

PREmise -> based on a fact. SURmise -> based on an intuition
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by reachacsv

SURMAYI- wo surmayi is taraha se ki jaise wo mujhe pyaar karti hai
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by userdce

I GUESS it’s a surprise(SURMISE) gift
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by nikhilparasher

sounds like "summarize" which means to list down the conclusions
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by swapnil_gt

suemise: u will sure miss the train this is the guess..
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by shaktipada

surreptitious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed
Synonyms : furtive , sneak , sneaky , stealthy
Example Sentence
  • a furtive manner
  • a sneak attack
  • stealthy footsteps
  • a surreptitious glance at his watch

Definition
(adj) conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods
Example Sentence
  • clandestine intelligence operations
  • cloak-and-dagger activities behind enemy lines
  • hole-and-corner intrigue
  • secret missions
  • a secret agent
  • secret sales of arms
  • surreptitious mobilization of troops
  • an undercover investigation
  • underground resistance

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for surreptitious

Surreptitious sounds like suspicious.....you suspect someone if they are hiding secrets
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by Angeltks

surreptitious sounds like sir repeated it to us. - only to us and not to everyone as it was a secret method to solve the problem.
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by k-electron

surreptitious = surrept(corrupt) + titous ; one who is corrupt has a secret,hidden way to earn other than the usual salary !
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by khushi5

if you eat syrup wen on a diet u have 2 b stealthy about it (sounds like)
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by kayla2010

Sir+Rapt===Listen to sir in rapt attention as he is saying something SECRET
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by baseguitar

rhymes with Serpent >> A serpent or snake has characteristics of secretly attacking, quiet movement towards enemy, can crawl underground, etc.
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by RajeshBorkar

Root word is Rapt/Rept means to seize or capture Sur for Sub, means hidden..
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by pankajgoyal

suture

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull)
Synonyms : fibrous joint , sutura

Definition
(noun) a seam used in surgery
Synonyms : surgical seam

Definition
(noun) thread of catgut or silk or wire used by surgeons to stitch tissues together
Definition
(verb) join with a suture
Example Sentence
  • suture the wound after surgery

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for suture

sounds like hindi SOOTAR(like in mangal-sootar)...means thread in english
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by userdce

Sounds close to "stretcher" i.e., related to injuries etc.,
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by garrulous

Stitch to secure.
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by shadip

Suta
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by shadip

stitch+fracture
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by nikhilnitc

doctor will S-stitch U-ur rupTURE (cut) with SILK thread
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by shivani shukla

swagger

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) an itinerant Australian laborer who carries his personal belongings in a bundle as he travels around in search of work
Synonyms : swaggie , swagman

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

Definition
(verb) to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others
Synonyms : cock , prance , ruffle , sashay , strut , tittup
Example Sentence
  • He struts around like a rooster in a hen house

Definition
(verb) discourage or frighten with threats or a domineering manner; intimidate
Synonyms : browbeat , bully

Definition
(verb) act in an arrogant, overly self-assured, or conceited manner
Synonyms : bluster , swash

Definition
(adj) (British informal) very chic
Synonyms : groovy
Example Sentence
  • groovy clothes

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for swagger

It's like sword + dagger. If one has both of them, he will be quite confident.
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by garrulous

SWAnk + brAGGER = A BRAGGing SWAnk is SWAGGER
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by dshefman

swagger - walk like a proud swan and also 'gurrrs' like a dog, towards the 'lowly'
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by shalnew

swarthy

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) naturally having skin of a dark color
Synonyms : dark-skinned , dusky , swart
Example Sentence
  • a dark-skinned beauty
  • gold earrings gleamed against her dusky cheeks
  • a smile on his swarthy face
  • `swart' is archaic

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for swarthy

Sounds like "swarth" which means selfish. i.e., dark side of a human.
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by garrulous

my friend SWATHI is not SWARTHY.....she is fair!
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by divyashekar

in SOUTH India one can find many swarthy girls
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by surya.jolly

S-someone's WAR-varn(complexion) is ARTHY-earthy(dusky)
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by shivani shukla

sweth is white in sanskrit, so perhaps swarth is dark ( like a war )
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by shalnew

Keyword: "Var Arthy" If someone's husband( var in hindi) dies, she live in dark
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by amolge

swarthy==swarthi (selfish) pplburn from inside as a result their skin turns dark,black
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by sagardoshi63

The word contain war ; war is always dark & gloomy.
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by shaktipada

swathe

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) an enveloping bandage
Synonyms : wrapping

Definition
(verb) wrap in swaddling clothes
Synonyms : swaddle
Example Sentence
  • swaddled the infant

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for swathe

also remember swathe(y),name of a gal,who's come out after a shower and has wrapped herself in a towel...she wud look horny, wudnt she :)
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by imajeeth

SWATHE rhymes with BATHE, so after you bathe , you WRAP a towel AROUND yourself.
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by imajeeth

SWAThe --> SWAT (Special Weapon & Tactics team) wrapped the hostages to protect them from getting hurt.
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by albelaguy

Think of it as "swetha" i.e., white. Bandage is also white universally.
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by garrulous

You "sweat" because of the covering cloth around you.
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by saketagrawal123

SWAThe --> SWAT (Special Weapon & Tactics team) wrapped the hostages to protect them from getting hurt.
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by albelaguy

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