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Short Definition : study of fish; CF. ichthyo-: fish
This is a bit wierd.But something(mnemonic) is better than nothin! Icthy-ology -> remove 'h' from Icthy, which makes it "Ichty" sounds similar to "catchy". Its not easy to catch fish. so its catchy(some difficulty) to catch a fish
eating fish causes an itchy sensation in throat...so relate to fish + ology
to STUDY FISH U HAVE TO GO IN DIRTY PONDS AND UR LEGS ETICHES HENCE THEY CALL IT ich-ology
study of fish in ice
take word parts like "itchy" = some marin fish causes itchy sensation in hand , or take the first two "ic" like "ice" fishes kept at ice(frozen) == so its "fish" + ology
whenever Ram gets ictching in his private parts, he uses a fish to relieve that. He says "fish smooth skin is the best cure to any icth." I can't just forget this word.
Short Definition : attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attacks traditional ideas; one who destroys sacred images
ICONOCLASTIC -> ICON(idol) + CLASH. CLASHing/destroying IDOLS/traditions
ICON +BALASTIC - blasting the icons
icon+o+clastic(classic)..someone who breaks classical icons...(symbols of tradition values)
answer is within ICONOCLASTIC:I+C(see)+NO+CASTE!!caste n creed are established beliefs hindering he growth of society!!oppose castism!!
Short Definition : system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
ideas +g for groups
Short Definition : expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style (of expression); Ex. idiom of the modern popular music; ADJ. idiomatic
Short Definition : individual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarity; eccentricity; attitude, behavior, or opinion peculiar to a person; anything highly individual or eccentric; ADJ. idiosyncratic
Idiot in sync with the crazy ppl are idiosyncratic.
idiosyncracy - idio (idiot)...and idiot's ideas (idio) are never in sync [or are crazy (crasy)] with that of a normal person..thus eccentric,odd in nature !
idio(idea)syn(synchronize)..when ideas syn with each other the people r eccentric(of the same kind..or have the same center)
Ideal people have got crazy ideas that are peculiar to them...
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idiots in sync with crazy.... they will be eccentric
idiot singh crazy
An Idiotic behavior synchronized within a person or group
Short Definition : not working; not employed or busy; lazy; without purpose; useless; lacking substance; baseless; not based on truth; Ex. idle worker; Ex. talk idly; V.
Short Definition : worship of idols; excessive admiration or devotion; ADJ. idolatrous
combination of idol+ adulatory(adulation) gives the meaning
idol..ideal....god ram is a ideal man....and we WORSHIP and devout to him.
Short Definition : charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene
sounds like idli...south indian dish...and its a very simple food.
Sounds like being idle. when we are idle without work we are jolly.
idyll.sounds like...ideal..indian ideal participant..who use to look CHARMINGLY CAREFREE...SIMPLE AND VERY HAPPY.
idyllic:---> something that is ideal is excellent and delightful in all respects,.. like ideal place for research
I love IDILLY (south indian dish)
idyllic,it sounds like ideal ki tarah in hindi.which is a ideal person is peceful and perfect in all manner
Short Definition : produced by fire; of fire; volcanic; (of rocks) formed from lava; Ex. igneous meteorite
ignite is to fire. "ign" in general as a prefix refers to fire.
may rhyme like AGNIous where agni(hindi) is fire
Short Definition : kindle; light; catch fire or set fire to
ig+nite..so during night time you put on light, or you set fire..so remember night..and this word has do do sth with night and light