Thursday, October 8, 2009

8th list

Rapt fascinated
Link - My many friends read rape news with rapt attention.

Contention - Dispute

Link - Contention(Con + tension)  always gives tension

Pogrom - An official prosecution program which usually leads to mass killing of a group of people, usually for racial or religious reasons.

Link - Pogrom is a program of official mass killing.
        A pogrom ordered by Hitler. 

Abridge - condense or shorten  
Link - Bridge always shorten the distance between two places/cities.

Abash - To make ashamed or uneasy; disconcert
Link -  Don't you think Ash abashed Salman while marrying Abhishek ?