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Con-cordat

Short Definition : formal agreement

Definition
(noun) a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action
Synonyms : compact , covenant

After several discussion we concorded to meet AT CONCORD tower.

 concord+at => harmony at something. so a formal agreement.

 

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Condescend

Short Definition : (derog.) bestow courtesies with a superior air; descend to the level of one considered inferior

 

(verb) behave in a patronizing and condescending manner

(verb) do something that one considers to be below one's dignity
Synonyms : deign , descend

(verb) debase oneself morally, act in an undignified, unworthy, or dishonorable way
Synonyms : lower oneself , stoop

(verb) treat condescendingly
Synonyms : patronise , patronize

It has the word descend in it ,it implies descending to a lower position

 

 

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Con-dign

Short Definition : adequate; (of punishment) severe and well deserved

Definition
(adj) fitting or appropriate and deserved; used especially of punishment

CON ( kaun) amar DIGN (dignity) te agat kore? ami tar jonno adequate severe and well deserved sasthir bebostha korbo.

CON DIGN (convict dignity) if he accepts fitting and appropriate punishment for his crime he DESERVES to can regain his diginity

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Con-dole

Short Definition : express condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow

Definition
(verb) express one's sympathetic grief, on the occasion of someone's death
Example Sentence
You must condole the widow

 

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Con-done

Short Definition : overlook; forgive; give tacit approval; excuse

Definition
(verb) excuse, overlook, or make allowances for; be lenient with
Synonyms : excuse

Con + Done= Consideration done

CONDONe=PARDON.

 

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Conducive

hort Definition : helpful; contributive; V. conduce; Ex. conduce to/towards

Definition
(adj) tending to bring about; being partly responsible for
Synonyms : contributing , contributive , contributory , tributary

working conditions are not conducive to productivity

conducive - come(con) + do(du) + civil work(cive).....doing civil work is helpful & contributive

 Conducive sounds like conductive. Conductivity, property of a metal, means passing electricity smoothly, i.e. helpfull in making it pass..so, conducive means helpful or favoring.

 

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Cond-uit

Short Definition : aqueduct; passageway for fluids

Definition
(noun) a passage (a pipe or tunnel) through which water or electric wires can pass

Example Sentence
the computers were connected through a system of conduits

CONDucting + circUIT = A passage for conducting oil/water/coffee/juice

 

 

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Confide

Short Definition : tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about

English to Bengali meaning of confide

(verb) reveal in private; tell confidentially

(verb) confer a trust upon

 CONFIDENT; just remove NT bcums CONFIDE...very simple isnt it

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Confiscate

Short Definition : seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer

English to Bengali meaning of confiscate

confiscate = বাজেয়াপ্ত করা , জব্দ করা , উপগ্রহণ করা

Definition
(verb) take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority
Synonyms : attach , impound , seize , sequester

(adj) surrendered as a penalty
Synonyms : forfeit , forfeited

Con (with) fis (fist) cate (kate)=Salman (commander) took kate using his muscle (fist)

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Conflagration

Short Definition : great fire

Definition
(noun) a very intense and uncontrolled fire
Synonyms : inferno

Con (with) flagration (fire)

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Confluence

Short Definition : flowing together; the place where two rivers flow together; crowd; gathering together

Definition
(noun) a place where things merge or flow together (especially rivers)
Synonyms : meeting

Pittsburgh is located at the confluence of the All-eg-heny and Monon-ga-hela rivers

Confluence='Connect' by 'Influence'

Confluence=Con(Together) + Fluence(Flow) =Flow Together

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Conformist

Short Definition : person who uncritically conforms to the customs of a group; OP. nonconformist: one who does not conform to accepted beliefs of norms

 প্রথানুসারী , প্রথানুবর্তী , প্রচলসম্মত

English to Bengali meaning of conformist

(noun) someone who conforms to established standards of conduct (especially in religious matters)

(adj) marked by convention and conformity to customs or rules or styles

(adj) adhering to established customs or doctrines (especially in religion)
Synonyms : conforming

 

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Conformity

Short Definition : harmony; agreement with established rules or customs; similarity; Ex. behave in conformity with; V. conform: be similar; act in agreement; comply; Ex. conform to the rule; CF. conformance

(noun) correspondence in form or appearance
Synonyms : conformance

(noun) acting according to certain accepted standards

Synonyms : abidance , compliance , conformation

Conform it - Means agree to it

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Con-found

Short Definition : confuse; puzzle

Definition
(verb) be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly
Synonyms : bedevil , befuddle , confuse , discombobulate , fox , fuddle , throw

(verb) mistake one thing for another
Synonyms : confuse

Confound (Kaun found jokhon indian lokta proshno korlo tokhon bojha gelo etokhon bangla kotha sey kichu bujhenai, borong bangla nidite confused hoye gese)

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Congeal

Short Definition : freeze; coagulate

English to Bengali meaning of congealDefinition
(verb) become gelatinous
Synonyms : jell , set

CONcentrated in Jelly (geal)

 con + geal..geal...gelatinous..means to coagulate

con(together)+geal(jell)...jell together..nothing but solidify

 

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Congenial

Short Definition : pleasant; friendly; in agreement with one's tastes and nature; Ex. congenial weather

English to Bengali meaning of congenial

congenial = সমপ্রকৃতিবিশিষ্ট , সমমনস্ক , সমরুচিসম্পন্ন , অমায়িক , উপযোগী , অনুকূল


not congenial = অশ্রেয়

Definition
(adj) suitable to your needs

(adj) (used of plants) capable of cross-fertilization or of being grafted

 Genelia Desouza was suitable, appropriate ,compatible and pleasant for Jaane tu Janne na movie

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Congenital

Short Definition : existing at birth

Definition
(adj) present at birth but not necessarily hereditary; acquired during fetal development
Synonyms : inborn , innate

con + genital = genes. Inherited through the genes

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Conglomerate

Short Definition : corporation made up of several different companies in diversified fields; mass of various material gathered together; rock consisting of small stones held together by clay

1. (noun) a composite rock made up of particles of varying size
Synonyms : pudding stone

2. (noun) a group of diverse companies under common ownership and run as a single organization
Synonyms : empire

3. (verb) collect or gather
Synonyms : accumulate , amass , cumulate , gather , pile up

4. (adj) composed of heterogeneous elements gathered into a mass
Example Sentence
the conglomerate peoples of New England

conglomeration=conglomeration, which means uniting the globe

 

 

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Congruence

Short Definition : correspondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity

Definition
(noun) the quality of agreeing; being suitable and appropriate
Synonyms : congruity , congruousness

 In maths we have congruent triangle that completely agree which each other in every property

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Conifer

Short Definition : pine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen

English to Bengali meaning of conifer

conifer = শঙ্কুসদৃশ , মোচাকৃতি

(noun) any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones
Synonyms : coniferous tree

conifer -> cone; so conifer means tree bearing cone like fruits

conifer refers to coniferous forests a typical forest bearing the same quality