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imbalance

Short Definition : lack of balance or symmetry; disproportion

Definition
(noun) a lack of balance or state of disequilibrium
Synonyms : instability , unbalance
Example Sentence
  • a hormonal imbalance

Definition
(noun) (mathematics) a lack of symmetry
Synonyms : asymmetry , dissymmetry

imbecility

Short Definition : weakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool

Definition
(noun) retardation more severe than a moron but not as severe as an idiot
Definition
(noun) a stupid mistake
Synonyms : betise , folly , foolishness , stupidity

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for imbecility

imbecility : break it up ... i am be(being) silly ... meaning silly , fool , stupid
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by khushi5

imbecilic : foolish in this word 'cili' hai read it as silly so a person who is silly or immatured.
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by sybarite

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
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by chandrima

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.
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by gre_10

.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 .
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by santhosh_chakkilam

IMBECILITY...that is I aM BASIcally SILLY(Weakness of mind)
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by KSahoo

imbecility read as imbekility (begging-beacuse you are weak in mind)
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by itgulpp

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
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by rahulkhadse

Sounds like Imbalance...... from mind.
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by deserfox

Imbecility-i m back in city...and that was a stupid mistake
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by nippi86

imbibe

Short Definition : drink in

Definition
(verb) take in, also metaphorically
Synonyms : absorb , draw , soak up , sop up , suck , suck up , take in , take up
Example Sentence
  • The sponge absorbs water well
  • She drew strength from the minister's words

Definition
(verb) take (gas, light or heat) into a solution
Synonyms : assimilate

Definition
(verb) take in liquids
Synonyms : drink
Example Sentence
  • The patient must drink several liters each day
  • The children like to drink soda

Definition
(verb) receive into the mind and retain
Example Sentence
  • Imbibe ethical principles

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for imbibe

im+bibe...sounds like pipe...and u need a pipe to drink in sth...
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by preetisoni2411

Replace b by p...you get impipe....when you take something in by pipe, you absorb,assimilate.....
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by nileshdive

sounds like bribe... if you bribe someone they are abosrbed to your side...
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by NikhilAgl

im+bibe bibe is like bibo (mineral water).
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by jahnavi89

In with pipe or straw.
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by shadip

a new bearth takes his meal from boobs(bibe).of her mother.so inbibe means to drink.
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by gdabli

imbroglio

Short Definition : complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil

Definition
(noun) an intricate and confusing interpersonal or political situation
Synonyms : embroilment

Definition
(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.
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by aka.bhagvanji

IM+brog(=frog)+lio(=lion). Suppose in a play, you have to choose between characters of frog and lion, you will be in a complicated situation.
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by sanjeev

de broglie ... equation is very complicated to understand
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by digi123

i m bro(ke) ... thats an complicated and embarassing situation..
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by jahnavi89

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.........
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by preetisoni2411

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
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by maddy232323

im+b+rog+lio => you have taken a rog (rog lio) which is a complicated situation.
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by cp.jethani

The doctor got confused and asked "im brog liye ho !?!"
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by mayank2nsitmpae

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
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by nileshdive

imbroglio means broil (broiler chicken)..painful and complex situation to be a broiler chicken.
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by itgulpp

in bra gilo(gila- wet) if bra gets wet, it is embarrassing....
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by souravkhanna

read it as in + bro + gal. if you get a girl in between the bros, you get a confusing interpersonal situation.
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by tonymontana

imbue

Short Definition : saturate(soak thoroughly); fill; Ex. imbue someone with feelings

Definition
(verb) spread or diffuse through
Example Sentence
  • An atmosphere of distrust has permeated this administration
  • music penetrated the entire building
  • His campaign was riddled with accusations and personal attacks

Definition
(verb) fill, soak, or imbue totally
Synonyms : soak
Example Sentence
  • soak the bandage with disinfectant

Definition
(verb) suffuse with color
Synonyms : hue

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for imbue

very close to imbibe. imbibe means to drink. imbue means drink so thoroughly that you soak everything.
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by cp.jethani

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
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by kmr.akhil

nImbu(lemon)-be careful , peeling this nimbu uncarefully could Imbue ur shirt.
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by amit251285

imbue == NIMBU do not "saturate " your nimbu pani with lots of nimbu ,, it will taste bitter
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by somabrata

i m bue(beau)tat means beautiful girl, saturate me with ur love/sex
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by rahulkhadse

ibue sounds like hue, hue means colour and the most important things in a photo are hue and saturation
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by kameshsept

im+bue(bue sounds like hue)hue means saturation and color. so imbue means saturation.
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by itgulpp

immaculate

Short Definition : spotless; flawless; absolutely clean

Definition
(adj) completely neat and clean
Example Sentence
  • the apartment was immaculate
  • in her immaculate white uniform
  • a spick-and-span kitchen
  • their spic red-visored caps

Definition
(adj) free from stain or blemish
Synonyms : undefiled

Definition
(adj) without fault or error
Synonyms : faultless , impeccable
Example Sentence
  • faultless logic
  • speaks impeccable French
  • timing and technique were immaculate
  • an immaculate record

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for immaculate

im'mac'ulate = having no 'mark' or stain
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by noops

immaculate-> I+MAC+LATE->i mac(apples products) thought the arive late into market,they are so clean and spotless(thy are sexy rite?)
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by hidus

Immaculate - Im + Maculate - without macule (spots) Macule is a spot or area of discoloration of skin.... so immaculate is without macules.... spotless, clean,....
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by Angeltks

immACUlate: remember ACCUrate
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by cvshinto

Teacher asks a late comer student whois very flowless and spotless imma...(c)ku?late?
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by KM2009

mac laptops are im'mac'ulate
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by 1.6k

i am accurate
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by sashi

My mother is always late because she wants to make the house immaculate
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by mayank2nsitmpae

i m macho ... i am flawless
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by digi123

im + mac ( mark ) = without any mak or spot i.e. spotless
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by shaktiman800

i m calculating using calci so my ans are flawless.....
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by harshad

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