abysmal - Dictionary definition and meaning for word abysmal
bys...sounds like base..a-base..no base...so bottomless
You might have seen "Aladdin"..in dat there was a negative character named as "Abysmaal"...i.e. "extremely bad" man...
a- this, bys-bees(20), mal-mal(in hindi we call some substance as mal) "" salesman saying to women ' madam a bees ka mal hen isme bottom nahi ayega only top ayega(bottomless)""
if use rearrange the word abysmal u get "smalbays" which sounds lik "small base" which is approximately equal to no base ie bottom less..
Imagine some1 telling alphabetically ab-y is small infact its a vrey huge gap inturn dis pertains to d depth in d meaning
ab (negative sense, not) + y small. something which is not small, so big and hence limitless or bottomless.
topics should be understood from basic otherwise its abysmal