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vigilant

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) carefully observant or attentive; on the lookout for possible danger
Synonyms : argus-eyed , open-eyed , wakeful
Example Sentence
  • a policy of open-eyed awareness
  • the vigilant eye of the town watch
  • there was a watchful dignity in the room
  • a watchful parent with a toddler in tow

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for vigilant

VI-gi-LAN-t(vilan): vilan in movies are very WATCHFUL and ALERT of heros activities
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by kruthikamurthy

vigil (is to watch carefully)+ ant. One who watches carefully.
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by garrulous

In IGI game you have to be very vigilant...i.e. keep a careful watch..hope u r a gamer!!
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by sush17

vigilant : hamara dost vigi [vicky] hamare office ke lan ka vigilant karata hai [care karata hai]
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by sybarite

In harry potter mad eye moody always says "CONSTANT VIGILANCE"which means watch carefuly
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by kinderboy

In VIGILANT some part of it sounds like WHISTLE..so think like this who WHISTLES in the night a GURKA or WATCHMAN who doesn't sleep in the night the are wakeful n cautious
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by kick_ass

v+igi+lan+t—V(we) at IGI airport have to KEENLY ALERT AND WATCHFUL TO DETECT DANGER at LAN(local area network) of airport to protect it from getting hacked by hackers
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by nikhilparasher

Vigilant and prudent have the same sounds and meaning - to be on your guard.
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by pushpa_edit

An elephANT is very vigilANT when it comes to mice
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by Afghan

vignette

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a brief literary description
Synonyms : sketch

Definition
(noun) a photograph whose edges shade off gradually
Definition
(noun) a small illustrative sketch (as sometimes placed at the beginning of chapters in books)
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for vignette

Sounds like "vignesha". At the beginning of every pooja, we make a small "vignesh" idol with turmeric. Similarly, there is a "vignette" before every chapter.
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by garrulous

Used a palette in sketching a vignette
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by SHAKAL

MTV roadies vignettes was a program to show l'il bit inside stuff of roadies i.e to give little description
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by carora3

vindicate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) show to be right by providing justification or proof
Synonyms : justify
Example Sentence
  • vindicate a claim

Definition
(verb) maintain, uphold, or defend
Example Sentence
  • vindicate the rights of the citizens

Definition
(verb) clear of accusation, blame, suspicion, or doubt with supporting proof
Example Sentence
  • You must vindicate yourself and fight this libel

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for vindicate

vidicate....split it like vin(WIN) + di(the) + cate(case)....so when you win a case IN a COURT...it means you are freed FROM ACCUSATION AND CHARGES...you are freed from blame.
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by preetisoni2411

take it like WIN THE CASE=VINDICATE;and this means you are happy tht you won the case wn you are clear from blame
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by amitarora

basically this word is taken from vindicare means to lay claim ..so you lay claim that you have not done anything....so shd be freed from accusation.
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by preetisoni2411

Vindicate and authenticate are rhyming words meaning (prove genuineness, the truth).
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by pushpa_edit

win + advocate = vindicate
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by SHAKAL

split as Win + Addicted >>> when someone is win addictive, she/he gives proofs of his innocence anyhow, and finally wins in most cases and gets free from all claims..
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by RajeshBorkar

JUSTIFY by WIN
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by akshayakshay

virtuoso

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
Definition
(noun) a musician who is a consummate master of technique and artistry
Definition
(adj) having or revealing supreme mastery or skill
Synonyms : consummate , masterful , masterly
Example Sentence
  • a consummate artist
  • consummate skill
  • a masterful speaker
  • masterful technique
  • a masterly performance of the sonata
  • a virtuoso performance

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for virtuoso

One who has many "virtues" is called a virtuoso.
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by garrulous

virtuoso = picasso who is a SKILLED artist
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by jahnavi89

this is the only barrons word that ends with OSO(OM SHANTI OM)........to produce such a great movie "OSO" Farah K han must have required lots of HIGHLY SKILLED ARTISTS=VIRTUOSO(having lots of VIRTUes)..........:D
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by verbal800

A VITUOSO (skilled artist) is a MAESTRO (master of any art).
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by pushpa_edit

it is like virtuosa,it is big software company,i think many body know this
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by yasaswi

Potential Vars in Swayamvar were asked to display their choosene ki (Sucking) Skills to decide who is the best.
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by anujpathania

A VIRTUOUS VIRGIN VIOLINIST SEWING.
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by Jackery

virtuoso ends with osHo.. so osho has wide knowledge. so virtuoso is the person like osho.
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by bhuvan172

virtusa workers are highly skilled musician
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by sansecretcp

continuation of above,in that company only high skilled peapole are taken
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by yasaswi

a good or admirable quality or property: the virtue of knowingone's weaknesses. One who has many "virtues" is called a virtuoso.
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by nikhilparasher

visage

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British)
Synonyms : countenance , kisser , mug , phiz , physiognomy , smiler

Definition
(noun) the appearance conveyed by a person's face
Synonyms : countenance
Example Sentence
  • a pleasant countenance
  • a stern visage

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for visage

VISion of AGE. How can you visualise someone's age? By his/her face.
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by tenzingocha

VISA-AGE - your VISA has everything,your photo(FACE), your AGE... all the details.
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by gatz_funky

Visage and mirage - an image
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by pushpa_edit

visage..vi(WE)+sage...we consider somebody to b a sage by looking at his FACE N APPEARANCE..
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by angel

Nivea "Visage" cream (if u remember the ad)makes your "face" look beautiful.
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by joeytrib

vitiate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
Example Sentence
  • debauch the young people with wine and women
  • Socrates was accused of corrupting young men
  • Do school counselors subvert young children?
  • corrupt the morals

Definition
(verb) make imperfect
Synonyms : deflower , impair , mar , spoil
Example Sentence
  • nothing marred her beauty

Definition
(verb) take away the legal force of or render ineffective
Synonyms : invalidate , void
Example Sentence
  • invalidate a contract

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for vitiate

vitiate is vish + ate, vish in the hindi language means poison..if you make anyone eat poison it's an IMMORAL ACT and the person will be in an IMPERFECT condition.
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by Administrator

Sounds like ""mitigate" which means nearly the same.
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by garrulous

The "fish he ate" was spoiled and made him sick.
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by thebookie3

Vitiate is similar to contaminate and they both mean - to spoil, to pollute.
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by pushpa_edit

viti+ate = ate away the wits of a person to render him "imperfect"
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by gauravdce07

vitiate...viti(girl name) ate the cake...and spoiled my party ..so simple
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by artificialankit

Vitiate: "Wheat" + "Ate" - Noble people do eat wheat because it is eaten by common people hence will make them impure.
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by anujpathania

vitiate is vish + ate, If someone eat food adulterated by vish(poison) effectiveness of food will be reduced
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by ksameer_coep

Vitiate : We ate public money, means to corrupt
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by animator

vitiate= victimate= corrupted
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by Tasmuna

: vish+ate--- if you ATE VISH, you are SPOILING yourself and IMPAIRING THE QUALITY AND EFFICIENCY of yourself
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by nikhilparasher

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