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Feb 7, 2006This week's theme
Loanwords from Sanskrit
This week's words
I, Rearrangement Servant
May I try your name?
A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
From Sanskrit mantra (thought, formula). Ultimately from Indo-European root men- (to think) which is the source of mind, mnemonic, mosaic, music, mentor, money, and mandarin.
"These tips go beyond the 'test early and often' mantra and will improve
your IT organization's testing capabilities."
See more usage examples of mantra in Vocabulary.com's dictionary.
As the State is a soulless machine, it can never be weaned from violence to which it owes its very existence. -Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948)
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