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gre my rep 17
Terms in this set (50)
uncontrolled, lacking in restraint
(unbridled ~ un + bride) focus on bride; a bride should be in a husband's control, if not then she is UNBRIDLED (not in control)
argue over petty things
Bicker sounds like Biker The biker crashed into the car and he had a big quarrel with the owner of the car.
try to prevent, to discourage
DExTER (cartoon character) used to PREVENT her sister from coming in his secret laboratory
sensing an odor by inhaling through the nose
to come to rest, settle, lighted up
of very great significance
momento+ous....momento or memento are the objects which are gifted to us by someone special which reminds us of the past and that person and which are of great significance and value to us, cards and gifts are given as momento which are momentous to
PERTAINING TO THE TREATMENT OF THE AGED
accuse formally of a crime
sorry for the bad language :( but will make you learn the word : if you push your dick in a girl without her permission she will accuse you of rape
unprincipled and crafty
sounds like mafia villain. A villain is always crafty and double dealing.
the domination of one state or group over its allies
hegemony:he's got money,so he's domineering in the society and he control others.
being favorably inclined, tolerant or lenient
INDULGENT= INDULGE+ GENTLE. Parents who Indulge in issues of there children and are very Gentle. So they lean to the wishes of their children.
changing location by moving back and forth, indecision in speech or action
It is like oscillation i.e. swinging
at a convenient or suitable time, suitable or convenient for a particular purpose; occurring at an appropriate time
) all one wishes for is OPPORTUNITIES at the OPPORTUNE time...!!!
an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else, a restriction that is insisted upon as a condition for an agreement
injure permanently, (v.) to deprive of strength or ability; to make legally ineligible
) in(not)+capacity: making someone incapable or injuring him badly.
reading carefully with intent to remember, a careful examination, review
per+USA+l=reading gre is the best solution to go to USA
willing to face danger, having a proud and unbroken spirit, full of courage and fortitude
remember it by breaking it as ... mettlesome - mettle + some or metal + some.. some one who(who's spirit) is as strong as metal and hence courageous.
the quality of being facile in speech and writing, fluency; verbosity; easy use of spoken language
vol= volume and volume straightly gives us the idea of speech
plethoric ~ theoric and theory is always lengthy or overabundant.
to inspire with love; to captivate, to fill with love
enam+or—ENAM(inaam—a prize in hindi), when someone gets inaam, he is filled with LOVE and HAPPINESS and is center of ATTRACTION for all
uncultured person, an uncultured, materialistic person who is indifferent or hostile to artistic and intellectual activities
break it into PHIL(feel)+TINE(tiny)...those who feel over tiny things are NARROW MINDED.
become fixed and rigid
Ossi rhymes with AUSSIE.. the Australian Cricket team has become old and they are now history, like fossils.
showing the weakness of age
se Nile=Nile river is very OLD
n. Fitness to meet the requirements of a particular case.
fill with apprehension or alarm, to fill with horror or disapproval
appall ~ app + all; all applications. I was appalled (shocked) when my teacher told me to learn all applications of a software.
feed, care for, and rear young birds for flight.
without flaws or loopholes
a boat can be made to change direction by changing direction of SAIL. so one who is unassailable cannot be changed or questioned or attacked or tampered with.it remains as it it
a small collection of people, a small flock of birds
covey:-con hai vey chor in between you ppl
rigorous self-denial and active self-restraint
generalized feeling of distress
to drive out by magic; to dispose of something troublesome, menacing, or oppressive
remember the movie EXORCIST...in which priest WHO DRIVE OUT EVIL SPIRITS suicides in the end
a summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion
sounds like, and is, to recap (this is where recap comes from)
be earlier in time, to be older than; to have come before
) machines A.I. ate all of earth and . plot evil schemes to take over zion, engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together
a person who takes a practical approach to problems and is concerned primarily with the success or failure of her actions, practical person
causing irritation or annoyance, very irritating
Galling sounds like "Giving Gali" (Abusing someone) , which is irritating to listen
to fix firmly; to encroach
trench sounds like bench. so you have to fix a bench firmly.
constantly; continually, without stopping
falsely and maliciously accusing; defamatory; slanderous
sounds like COLUMNIST who tend to be harmful and untrue
not likely to be true or to occur or to have occurred, unlikely
opposite of probable
relating to something that is added but is not essential
appurtnant were added in new Appartment
express or state indirectly, to suggest; to imply, to imply something beyond a literal meaning
liveliness of spirit, liveliness; animation; sprightliness
in a VIVA we animate our hands!
defeat someone in an expectation through trickery or deceit
come together, usually for a purpose
imagine a teacher asking Kaun GRE/GATE (congregate) de raha hai? GRE people come together and form one group. GATE people come together and form another group.
a person who has suddenly risen to a higher economic status but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class
Start Up makes a lot of poor people newly rich.
not invited or requested, without being asked; uninvited
refusal to acknowledge or pay a debt or honor a contract (especially by public authorities)
, rejecting or disowning or disclaiming as invalid
repudiation spoils ur reputation