This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : study of fish; CF. ichthyo-: fish
ICHTHYOLOGY = ICKY-ology. Most girls won't touch a fish because it feels and smells "ICKY".
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
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
icon = idol clash = fragments. So, one who destroys idols into pieces is iconoclast.
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)
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...
AN IDIOT IS NOT IN SYNCRONISM WITH THE OTHES HENCE HE IS ODD IN NATURE AND CRAZY
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: hiedi-lic- who s known to be so carefree n simple.. (hiedi the cartoon character)
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
may rhyme like AGNIous where agni(hindi) is fire
We all know the bike Ignition where we put key and do kick. Then fire will generate to start bike. So ignition means generating 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