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abject

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) of the most contemptible kind
Synonyms : low , low-down , miserable , scummy , scurvy
Example Sentence
  • abject cowardice
  • a low stunt to pull
  • a low-down sneak
  • his miserable treatment of his family
  • You miserable skunk!
  • a scummy rabble
  • a scurvy trick

Definition
(adj) most unfortunate or miserable
Example Sentence
  • the most abject slaves joined in the revolt
  • abject poverty

Definition
(adj) showing utter resignation or hopelessness
Synonyms : unhopeful
Example Sentence
  • abject surrender

Definition
(adj) showing humiliation or submissiveness
Example Sentence
  • an abject apology

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for abject

Abject sounds like REJECT. Poor people are like REJECTED (Abject) people in the society. poor people or people lacking pride (abject people) are rejected in society
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by anilbpai

abject sounds like reject if any person is rejected in job he/she will feel hopless and wil be in miserable condition
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by lakshmiv

Abject sounds like Reject...hopeless person is always rejected
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by S

'Submissive' ppl are treated as mere OBJECTS THAT ARE OWNED (compare object wid ABJECT) and less humane..
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by navaneeganesan

interpret "abject " as opposite to OBJECT...Wen we think of object immediately it strikes that object is a point or thing ..so point or thing has got some location or some reference to it..so opposite to reference and hope is hopeless or miserable.
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by deepakcoolkarni

One social object is to reduce abject poverty.
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by kguide

"ab+ject"something opposite to inject,in+ject,inject means induces something, abject means not inducing so, no self respect,no feeling.life is degraded due to lack of blood without injecting..
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by passionate

ABJECT IS AB+ JECT, wich is spoken as jack.... so a person having no jack at all lacks pride and is wretched in society
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by vishal41

interpret "abject " as opposite to OBJECT...Wen we think of object immediately it strikes that object is a point or thing ..so point or thing has got some location or some reference to it..so opposite to no reference and no hope that is miserable o
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by deepakcoolkarni

abject sounds like ab + eject, ab means away eject means throw so abject means thrown away, losers are thrown away, for example an abject loser
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by syedbilalnadeem

abject -ab not or away and ject means jacket relate to people of nepal living in abject poverty so unable to buy jacketabject -ab not or away and ject means jacket relate to people of nepal living in abject poverty so unable to bu
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by santosh pokhrel

A DEJECTED (depressed) person will be in ABJECTED state of condition/mind.
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by sumantabose

http://www.flickr.com/photos/streetcorner/4964269016/
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by syedbilalnadeem

your Object is so Abject! Aim higher or you will be rejected
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by roozbeh33

abject
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by Megha Tanwar

Abject-not(A) having any objection.
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by komya

abjure

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure
Synonyms : forswear , recant , resile , retract
Example Sentence
  • He retracted his earlier statements about his religion
  • She abjured her beliefs

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for abjure

Abjure think it like injure. so once you are injured you will give up. so abjure means give up
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by swetabh

ab+jure...jure- jor (in Hindi) Jor lagaao chodoo mat....(Don't Give up) (this mnemonic is in Hindi Language)
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by Administrator

abjure ~ ab (away) + jure (jury). He abjured (rejected, moved away from) her earlier statements in front of jury.
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by sandysuhy

ab jury ke saamne kasam khaata hoon, i'll not do this again
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by amit_chauhan3011

ab+jaanede+yaar (abjure) am renouncing
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by vivek_ravindra9

ABJURE = the prefix AB- means against. -JURE means rule (like JURY) So, ABJURE means to rule against.
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by dshefman

ab(now);(jury).one compulsoryly have to take an oath in front of a jury
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by S

Abjure = Ab jure (Zaroori in HINDI) .. under pressure you say "Ab zaroori nahi hai"..
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by aka.bhagvanji

abjure sounds like "object" which both are the same in the meaning to renounce
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by mangomuncher

Ab indicates negative meaning. -jure can be thought as JOR in hindi meaning pressure..so GIVING UP UNDER PRESSURE is ABJURE
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by visuh9

ab+chod--give up
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by ashleyswift

I SURE never believed in this crap!
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by Phoenix

read ab+jure like ab+jaa(i.e remove,renounce)
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by tpant

Sounds like: "Abb joor lgaa ke chodh dho." (Now go all out and give it up)
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by singha

WoW: you don't want to conjure water but you abjure to do it.
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by ok_2pro

Take an oath in front of jury to denounce one's belief.
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by mylist

abjure
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by Megha Tanwar

ab jane de re. (in marathi ab(ata) jau(ju) de re) means give up.
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by komya

abode

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) any address at which you dwell more than temporarily
Synonyms : residence
Example Sentence
  • a person can have several residences

Definition
(noun) housing that someone is living in
Example Sentence
  • he built a modest dwelling near the pond
  • they raise money to provide homes for the homeless

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for abode

abode sounds jus like aboard= a+board... boarding refers to living room or place
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by mukil

a-bode(body) ......a body needs a dwelling place/home
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by kaushiks23

Children use Adobe software to make abode(houses) in pictures
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by rocker.rocks.you

abode: some people get bored (from bode) staying in home.
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by tamaltanu

Abode is built using Adobe. Adobe means sun-dried brick.
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by savakarv

abode... ab odh ... sote waqt odhna.. means you are at some dwelling place/home/abode
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by seemakhatkar

Sounds like a boat. Some people live on a boat.
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by fiona

abode-adobe(house)
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by italyazzurre44

bode is similar to bride, Abode-A place where bride stays most of the time i.e. home
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by komya

abrogate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) revoke formally
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for abrogate

Imagine a boy is making sighs to a girl standing in front of her GATE,seeing that ,her BRO comes & get rid of the boy (abolish)
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by arvind_4

ab (now) + rog (disease) + ate (eat) so, eat the disease and abolish it now.
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by pagalgadha

rogam-disease need to b abolished
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by kanamathareddy

ab+*rog*+gate What does a ROGUE do if he is given power? -> Abolish things officially !!!
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by sasidhar

(this mnemonic needs understanding of Hindi language) ab ro gate par aakar (in Hindi) imagine a person crying(ab ro gate par aake) in front of a gate because his form has been cancelled (abolished)
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by deepaksabharwal

ab*ROG*ate .. concentrate on ROG , it sounds like rogue and normally we like to ABOLISH rogues
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by seshadri

A-BROke-GATE = abolish
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by joshjohn1984

A's (someone's) Brother is standing near INDIA GATE to abolish the excise duty law.
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by byreddys

abro-gate to ask someone to get out of our gate . thus you are abolishing that person.
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by chandrima

ABROGATE = ABOlish or ABATE leGAlly.
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by dshefman

A + Bro(Brother) Gate(at gate) a brother turns away at the gate
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by italyazzurre44

ab+rog+ate: ab rog ne use kha liya...
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by extinctspecies

A+Broke+Agreement ---> abrogate ---> to end a law/agreement
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by pingu

aman+bra+ gate :Ladies revoked or abrogated as the man was putting bra on GATE.
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by gbspaithan

A Bro Gate, a gate for brothers only, which abrogates the hierarchy.
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by Darcy

Ab ro gate par cos tender has abrogated.
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by rawaldelhi@gmail.com

aman+bra+ gate :Ladies revoked or abrogated as the man was putting bra on GATE.
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by gbspaithan

A bro not going into a gate and turning back.
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by ok_2pro

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by chetansadana

bro(brother)bfr gate, child should not beg it should be abolished
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by sansecretcp

a + bro + gate they put a gate on my bro to revoke him or my bro was leaving home, so they closed gate to stop or revoke him.
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by friendofafriend

abscond

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along
Example Sentence
  • The thief made off with our silver
  • the accountant absconded with the cash from the safe

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for abscond

Abscond – ab + scond. ‘Absent in a second’. When you will absent in a second? =when u STEAL OFF & HIDE, or when u DEPART secretly.
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by Administrator

absCOND sounds like abs'KAND'..when you do KAND you run away, depart secretly and hide :)
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by Zubin

focus on cond=condition if elders keep conditions to do this n that we will do it secretly or we will escape from that place secretly
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by meduriswetha

ABSENT KAUN(who?) - whoever is absent in class has absconded
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by userdce

abscond treat it like james bond, hidinng from villain
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by saurabhkhemka

ab-Abishek, scond-scoundral "Amithab scolded Abi as scoundral, and abishek ran off or hide secretly with fear
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by AHR

abscond - the con artist secretly depart from the town.
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by mylist

due to continuous absence in college,they detained him
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by harshad

kand karke abscond ho gaya
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by tabish2609

abs + cond (condition) : I should have six pack abs is an important condition before she can abscond with me.
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by editor1

Abs (Absent)+ cond(condition)
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by YOJ

abstemious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) sparing in consumption of especially food and drink
Example Sentence
  • the pleasures of the table, never of much consequence to one naturally abstemious

Definition
(adj) marked by temperance in indulgence
Synonyms : light
Example Sentence
  • abstemious with the use of adverbs
  • a light eater
  • a light smoker
  • ate a light supper

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for abstemious

focus on 'abs' part of this word. Abs...To build a six-pack abs, eat n drink carefully
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by S

ABstain from eating STEM
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by userdce

abs (abs) + stemious (stamina): To build stamina or six pack abs, you have to eat and drink carefully.
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by rohit gupta

take abstemious as abs + tummy + ous that means ABStain from eating to have a flat tummy (stomach).
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by imfrmheaven

*ABS*temious , concentrate on ABS .. one who eats and drinks less/lightly will have abs ( of course with work out :) )
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by seshadri

ABS+STEAM...I want to make my ABS as light as steam...what will I do???...I will have less amount of food.......
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by nileshdive

'ab'(away) + 'stemious'(stem of tree) not as thick as stem == refrains in eating(or suffering from marasmus)
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by boybluffs

Ab + stem + ious...imagine stomach abs and to make them stem like thin you try to eat and drink less
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by visuh9

remember as ABS + STEM. If you want to build Abs then you hav to Stem (stop) eating junk food.
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by tushk1990

be abstemious to avoid conversion of abs into tummy
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by tabish2609

dwdede
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by Administrator

just focus on abs we get abs by eating food and its abstemious soo abs for u
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