This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : unable to be restrained or held back; impossible to hold back
(adj) impossible to repress or control
an irrepressible chatterbox
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for irrepressible
u pressurize some1 to control him so, irrepressible means un-controllable.
Short Definition : beyond reproach; blameless; impeccable; Ex. irreproachable conduct
(adj) free of guilt; not subject to blame
has lived a blameless life
of irreproachable character
an unimpeachable reputation
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for irreproachable
Irreproachable, concentrate on IRR, Error less or blameless
ir+re+proach+ableâ€”reproachâ€”re+proachâ€”one who RE(AGAIN) PROACH(APPROACH) someone has he is not satisfied with work or who CRITIZE WORK, so reproach means to be critized or doubted, irreproachable means the opposite,i.e, undoubtable
ir(not)+re(again)+approach(attack)= thing that is not available for gettin attacked again
Focus on 'eproachable' sounds like approachable. Apporach to person who is free from any guilt/blame.
ir(negative) of REPROACH (BLAME FOR WRONG DOING)
ir+ reaproachable >> no need to catch him again as he is freed without any blame with a clean chit from the court..
IRREPROACHABLE -->IRR + REPROACH..Reproach means to scold,express dissappoint for..so irreproachable is 1 which is blameless
Short Definition : uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
(adj) uncertain how to act or proceed
the committee was timid and mediocre and irresolute
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for irresolute
(IR)not knowing... how to make resolutions.
ir+resolute--- resolute means firm and determined, irresolute means the opposite, doubtful
think urself as inspector
and suddenly a commisoner came
u will confused whether to salute
u r uncertain about it
as he is in formal dress
DIS+CRE(e)P+(f)ANCY:- DIS(-ive) ;CRE(e)P(help);(f)ANCY(want to do sth) -> if you not want to help them it means you make them divergence from their clam or solution because you are disagree from them.
Short Definition : impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve
(adj) impossible to recover or recoup or overcome
an irretrievable loss
irretrievable errors in judgment
Short Definition : lack of proper respect or reverence; ADJ. irreverent
(noun) an irreverent mental attitude
(noun) a disrespectful act
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for irreverence
as in reverent means one who pays respect to god.. hence irreverence is no respect at all .
this is not a way you should talk to a reverend
Short Definition : unalterable; irreversible; impossible to revoke
(adj) incapable of being retracted or revoked
firm and irrevocable is my doom
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for irrevocable
not+REWORKABLE..that cannot be reworked
Means not revoke; not call up memory.