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sepulcher

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a chamber that is used as a grave
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sepulcher

it can be broken down into see(p)+ vulture .As vulture is human flesh eating animal will b found near tombs.
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by gopikrish2000

Sleep+HULCHAL- place where while sleeping u cant do any hulchul.
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by userdce

a vulture flies near the sepulchre for food...
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by 1.6k

SEPULCHER and PYRE which are more or less similar in sound, connect to the dead. While a SEPULCHER refers to a tomb (a burial), PYRE refers to the funeral pile which is lit up to cremate a dead body, a tradition prevalent in India
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by pushpa_edit

: SEPULCHER = SHE(se)+PULL(pul)+CHAIR(cher). She pulls chair to attend ghost dinner party in a sepulcher.
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by praveendharia

sequester

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) requisition forcibly, as of enemy property
Example Sentence
  • the estate was sequestered

Definition
(verb) take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority
Synonyms : attach , confiscate , impound , seize
Example Sentence
  • The FBI seized the drugs
  • The customs agents impounded the illegal shipment
  • The police confiscated the stolen artwork

Definition
(verb) undergo sequestration by forming a stable compound with an ion
Example Sentence
  • The cations were sequestered

Definition
(verb) keep away from others
Synonyms : seclude , sequestrate , withdraw
Example Sentence
  • He sequestered himself in his study to write a book

Definition
(verb) set apart from others
Example Sentence
  • The dentist sequesters the tooth he is working on

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sequester

seek + quest - those who seek to find something as a part of a quest have to leave the society or seclude themselves from it.
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by logic87

If I seek rest I would prefer seclusion
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by Tapasya

Sounds like Silverter, Jab Tweaty ne Silverter ka popat kiya.. To Silverster had to retire from public life.
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by Malinga

sequester =see+twister==>when u see twister u "isolate" from ur dwelling place
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by sagardoshi63

1st meaning: isolated:a person who quests the sea and lives ther alone

2nd meaning : take possesions legally : suppose you lent me money for some land. with that money i buy an island. If m unable to payback u quest my sea
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by friendofafriend

SYLVESTER stallone has now 'retired from public life' he is 'isolated' from films now
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by saif_mohmd

SEQUESTER ~ se (sea) + quester (questions) : He sequestered himself in his science books to find answers to questions related to sea water.
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by Administrator

SEclude+QUEST-He SEcluded himself/isolated from family in QUEST of money and power
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by ggauravr

SEQUESTER or RETIRE - to exclude or ostracize from a society or group.
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by pushpa_edit

The adventurous guy went on a SEA-QUEST to find the mythical sea monster .. Being a dangerous journey, he had to journey alone. He find the monster on an ISOLATED and SECLUDED region of the ocean..
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by rahularoradce

He was left SECLUDED and ISOLATED when his property was CONFISCATED
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by ggauravr

He was set apart from others and was sent on sea quest.
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by anujpathania

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by rahularoradce

sequester: sequence + star i.e the stars r sited in sequence , isolated from each other
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by shaktipada

the requester was sequestered and beaten up to death
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by roozbeh33

sham

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) something that is a counterfeit; not what it seems to be
Synonyms : fake , postiche

Definition
(noun) a person who makes deceitful pretenses
Definition
(verb) make a pretence of
Synonyms : assume , feign , simulate
Example Sentence
  • She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger
  • he feigned sleep

Definition
(verb) make believe with the intent to deceive
Synonyms : affect , dissemble , feign , pretend
Example Sentence
  • He feigned that he was ill
  • He shammed a headache

Definition
(adj) adopted in order to deceive
Example Sentence
  • an assumed name
  • an assumed cheerfulness
  • a fictitious address
  • fictive sympathy
  • a pretended interest
  • a put-on childish voice
  • sham modesty

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sham

sham sounds like scam...both have almost the same negative meaning..
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by srinpraveen

if u have some shame u wud not sham
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by 1.6k

my friend SHyAM always shams that he did not study...but he always tops d class...!!!
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by sravan1411

sounds like "scam" and in a scam you pretend a lot of things.
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by cp.jethani

SHAM and FRANK are antonyms. While sham means to fake something, frank is to be clear and truthful about it.
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by pushpa_edit

Sham <-> Scam .. You have to pretend that the HAM that you are selling is made up of processed cheese .. That means you are shamming to lure customers .. What a dirty scam! Playing with religious sentiments!
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by rahularoradce

shambles

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a condition of great disorder
Definition
(noun) a building where animals are butchered
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for shambles

SHAMBLES and GAMBLES... The gambling den was in shambles after the police had raided it.
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by pushpa_edit

gamble shambles ur life (ruins ur life)
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by sugu

take the word "HAM" from shambles, from where does "ham" come? from where animals are butchered or shambles....
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by anshulnirvana

shambles !! take bles >bhais (cow/ buffalo) shame 111 !bcz they r butchered 1 peTA zINdabad lolz
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by rockistani

SHAPELESS...!!!
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by sravan1411

SHAMBLE AND GAMBLE ARE RHYMING WORDS ..IF U GAMBLE UR LIFE WILL BE IN SHAMBLES
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by pandhi.priyanka

shard

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a broken piece of a brittle artifact
Synonyms : fragment , sherd

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for shard

s + hard..it is very HARD to join the broken FRAGMENTS OF POTTERY.
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by preetisoni2411

( visualize SHARaD pawar our head of BCCI---his face is like broken pot.
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by rakei

Shard - flip 'd' vertically. You get sharP, broken part of pottery and glass are usually sharep.
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by nascent

sharp and hard , of a glass or pottery....
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by SANICECUBE

shard - sounds like the noun form of shred - which is to tear to pieces
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by shalnew

SHARD and DISCARD - The shards will have to be discarded as they are now useless and cannot be put back together again.
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by pushpa_edit

shared pieces of a brittle artifact
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by Ashik015

s (shattered) + hard >>> crockery, pots, glass are all hard and brittle... and shattered means broken into pieces...
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by RajeshBorkar

remember from the movie "lord of the rings"...SHARDS of narsil! :)
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by adlakha8

s for sachin is hard & sharp at mind.
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by shaktipada

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by lazyeinstein

SHARD-- shred.. something shredded in pieces..
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by dalal_eme

shimmer

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a weak and tremulous light
Synonyms : play
Example Sentence
  • the shimmer of colors on iridescent feathers
  • the play of light on the water

Definition
(verb) shine with a weak or fitful light
Example Sentence
  • Beech leaves shimmered in the moonlight

Definition
(verb) give off a shimmering reflection, as of silk
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for shimmer

sounds like "glimmer" and "s" gives the meaning of sharma sharma ke means intermittently
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by cp.jethani

listen eagles famous song "hotel california" shimmering light
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by missionabhijeet

compare it wid swimmer...a swimmer breathes by putting his head out of water intermittently(regular intervals) and everytime sun shines on his face...!!!
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by sravan1411

SHIMMER and GLITTER are similar in sound and they mean, to glimmer or shine brightly.
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by pushpa_edit

The glimmer shine & **** in distance
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by roozbeh33

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