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iconoclastic

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) characterized by attack on established beliefs or institutions
Definition
(adj) destructive of images used in religious worship; said of religions, such as Islam, in which the representation of living things is prohibited
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for iconoclastic

icon = idol clash = fragments. So, one who destroys idols into pieces is iconoclast.
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by garrulous

ICONOCLASTIC -> ICON(idol) + CLASH. CLASHing/destroying IDOLS/traditions
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by jahnavi89

ICON +BALASTIC - blasting the icons
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by userdce

icon+o+clastic(classic)..someone who breaks classical icons...(symbols of tradition values)
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by preetisoni2411

answer is within ICONOCLASTIC:I+C(see)+NO+CASTE!!caste n creed are established beliefs hindering he growth of society!!oppose castism!!
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by shrapnel

idyllic

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) excellent and delightful in all respects
Example Sentence
  • an idyllic spot for a picnic

Definition
(adj) suggestive of an idyll; charmingly simple and serene
Example Sentence
  • his idyllic life in Tahiti

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for idyllic

sounds like idli...south indian dish...and its a very simple food.
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by ashay.ut

Sounds like being idle. when we are idle without work we are jolly.
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by itgulpp

idyll.sounds like...ideal..indian ideal participant..who use to look CHARMINGLY CAREFREE...SIMPLE AND VERY HAPPY.
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by preetisoni2411

idyllic:---> something that is ideal is excellent and delightful in all respects,.. like ideal place for research
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by nikhilparasher

idyllic: hiedi-lic- who s known to be so carefree n simple.. (hiedi the cartoon character)
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by madness

I love IDILLY (south indian dish)
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by userdce

idyllic,it sounds like ideal ki tarah in hindi.which is a ideal person is peceful and perfect in all manner
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by gdabli

ignoble

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) completely lacking nobility in character or quality or purpose
Example Sentence
  • something cowardly and ignoble in his attitude
  • I think it a less evil that some criminals should escape than that the government should play an ignoble part

Definition
(adj) not of the nobility
Synonyms : ungentle , untitled
Example Sentence
  • of ignoble (or ungentle) birth
  • untitled civilians

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ignoble

igno(ignore)+ble(able)..so if something IS unworthy and not noble, ONE should be able to ignore them.
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by preetisoni2411

ignoble = igno[r]able coz not worthy to be noted
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by chandrima

ignoble::::i+G(agree)+NOBLE.....if someone says to you "yes,i agree..he is NOT NOBLE..."...that means its now proved that he is IGNOBLE/unworthy/not noble...
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by verbal800

IGNORANCE+NOBLE.....a person who ignores noble people is not noble
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by nileshdive

So,it is of following order Noble-->Gentry-->Ignoble.
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by rakei

to whom u will ignore...??? which not worthy..
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by shaktiman800

imbecility

Short Definition :

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 :

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 :

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

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