This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : lack of balance or symmetry; disproportion
(noun) a lack of balance or state of disequilibrium
(noun) (mathematics) a lack of symmetry
Short Definition : weakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool
(noun) retardation more severe than a moron but not as severe as an idiot
(noun) a stupid mistake
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for imbecility
imbecility : break it up ... i am be(being) silly ... meaning silly , fool , stupid
imbecilic : foolish
in this word 'cili' hai read it as silly so a person who is silly or immatured.
imbecility; lets break it im(bec) here bec= base imbe[cili]ty
cili here is silly
thus whose base or is silly is weak minded person
I M bec(david beckam so shortly as bec) cili(silly).some one saying dat he is david beckam. we think he is stupid and talking silly.
.just remember a person BEC. who is just a naive ,seeing a street dog and saying to his friend (i+m+bec +kill+eat+). hey man dnt u knw who am i , am bek just kill and eat it .
IMBECILITY...that is I aM BASIcally SILLY(Weakness of mind)
imbecility read as imbekility (begging-beacuse you are weak in mind)
i am "bacci"...i am foolish...i only know that i can perish animal body..dont know the meaning of life....i am foolish.....weak mind
Sounds like Imbalance...... from mind.
Imbecility-i m back in city...and that was a stupid mistake
Short Definition : drink in
(verb) take in, also metaphorically
The sponge absorbs water well
She drew strength from the minister's words
(verb) take (gas, light or heat) into a solution
(verb) take in liquids
The patient must drink several liters each day
The children like to drink soda
(verb) receive into the mind and retain
Imbibe ethical principles
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for imbibe
im+bibe...sounds like pipe...and u need a pipe to drink in sth...
Replace b by p...you get impipe....when you take something in by pipe, you absorb,assimilate.....
sounds like bribe... if you bribe someone they are abosrbed to your side...
bibe is like bibo (mineral water).
In with pipe or straw.
a new bearth takes his meal from boobs(bibe).of her mother.so inbibe means to drink.
Short Definition : complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
(noun) an intricate and confusing interpersonal or political situation
(noun) a very embarrassing misunderstanding
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for imbroglio
Imbroglio = I+M+bro+gigolo = I am brother of a gigolo (male prostitute).. which can be a very embarrassing or difficult situation.
Suppose in a play, you have to choose between characters of frog and lion, you will be in a complicated situation.
de broglie ... equation is very complicated to understand
i m bro(ke) ... thats an complicated and embarassing situation..
im+brog+loi..brog(BRAG)..AND IF U HAVE GOT A HABIT OF BRAGING ALOT, YOU ARE SURE TO CREATE A COMPLICATED SITUATION FOR U.........
Imbroglio = I'm + broke + lie... A guy hears a false news and declares that he's broke. It is both embarassing as well as a misunderstanding
Note: thanx to jahnavi
im+b+rog+lio => you have taken a rog (rog lio) which is a complicated situation.
The doctor got confused and asked
"im brog liye ho !?!"
I +M +BRO+GALILIO...I am a brother of galilio and after knowing this, it has become a very complicated situation and I M confused
imbroglio means broil (broiler chicken)..painful and complex situation to be a broiler chicken.
in bra gilo(gila- wet)
if bra gets wet, it is embarrassing....
read it as in + bro + gal. if you get a girl in between the bros, you get a confusing interpersonal situation.
Short Definition : saturate(soak thoroughly); fill; Ex. imbue someone with feelings
(verb) spread or diffuse through
An atmosphere of distrust has permeated this administration
music penetrated the entire building
His campaign was riddled with accusations and personal attacks
(verb) fill, soak, or imbue totally
soak the bandage with disinfectant
(verb) suffuse with color
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for imbue
very close to imbibe. imbibe means to drink. imbue means drink so thoroughly that you soak everything.
imbue i m b(l)ue (color of water)= so in cartoon when some 1 soaked you in water u become blue and u say I M Blue
nImbu(lemon)-be careful , peeling this nimbu uncarefully
could Imbue ur shirt.
imbue == NIMBU do not "saturate " your nimbu pani with lots of nimbu ,, it will taste bitter
i m bue(beau)tat means beautiful girl, saturate me with ur love/sex
ibue sounds like hue, hue means colour and the most important things in a photo are hue and saturation
im+bue(bue sounds like hue)hue means saturation and color. so imbue means saturation.
Short Definition : spotless; flawless; absolutely clean
(adj) completely neat and clean
the apartment was immaculate
in her immaculate white uniform
a spick-and-span kitchen
their spic red-visored caps
(adj) free from stain or blemish
(adj) without fault or error
speaks impeccable French
timing and technique were immaculate
an immaculate record
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for immaculate
im'mac'ulate = having no 'mark' or stain
immaculate-> I+MAC+LATE->i mac(apples products) thought the arive late into market,they are so clean and spotless(thy are sexy rite?)
Immaculate - Im + Maculate - without macule (spots)
Macule is a spot or area of discoloration of skin.... so immaculate is without macules.... spotless, clean,....
immACUlate: remember ACCUrate
Teacher asks a late comer student whois very flowless and spotless imma...(c)ku?late?
mac laptops are im'mac'ulate
i am accurate
My mother is always late because she wants to make the house immaculate
i m macho ... i am flawless
im + mac ( mark ) = without any mak or spot i.e. spotless
i m calculating using calci so my ans are flawless.....