Saturday, March 27, 2010


Asperity - roughness, harshness in a way you speak to somebody
Usage - The asperity of the teacher’s words drove the child to tears.
Link1 - ass+pe+tea...When the waiter poured tea on a lady's ass by mistake...she scolded him with asperity. 
Link2 - As per rule when tea was not served in time, then he spoke with asperity.

Aspersion - unpleasant false remarks
Usage - The priest performed aspersion by sprinkling holy water on the baby.
Link - As + persion ~ Ass + person; calling someone Ass means passing slanderous remark to him/her.

Assail - to attack violently, either physically or verbally
Usage - The editors of the left-leaning paper assailed the new House Speaker.
Link1 - ass + ail...ail means which causes bodily suffering...ail to kick in the ass...
Link2 - During the sale, when the vendor didn't gave us discount...we assailed his ass...

Assay - evaluate, analyze
Usage - Coins, diamonds, and precious metals like gold and silver are examples of assays.
Link - assay ~ SOUNDS SIMILAR TO ESSAY; and you have been asked to analyze an essay.

Assent - agree
Usage - The Maestro assented to the request for an encore.
Link - The director gave an assent to his employee to buy an accent car.

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1 Comment:

Anonymous said...

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