This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
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
Short Definition : unworthy; not noble; dishonorable; Ex. ignoble deed
igno(ignore)+ble(able)..so if something IS unworthy and not noble, ONE should be able to ignore them.
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...
IGNORANCE+NOBLE.....a person who ignores noble people is not noble
So,it is of following order Noble-->Gentry-->Ignoble.
to whom u will ignore...??? which not worthy..
Short Definition : deep disgrace; shame or dishonor; ADJ. ignominious; Ex. ignominous defeat
IGNO(IGNORE)+miny(enemy)...so YOU ignore your enemy because you have a DEEP DISGRACE FOR HIM.
ignominy = igno + mini; igno = ignorable why? because its mini = small so to ignore someone because s/he is small is shameful and dishonarable for that person so ignominy = deep disgrace.
Ignominy=Ignore+Me so if you ignore me i will fell dishonour, disgrace and shame
no NOMINATION for the film, is a deep ignominy
I Got NO MoNey so I'll be dishonored.
ME TO PAPA:" PAPA,WHY ARE YOU IGNORING MINI?" PAPA"BECAUSE SHE HAS disgraced/brought shame/deep dishonour to the family by running away with our neighbourhood uncle and getting secretly married.."....................:)
Defeat of enemy (Australia) in the world cup final is a joyful event for India and an ignominy for the Australia...
mini ... wearing mini skirt bring deep disgrace to community (no problem i want to see girls in mini skirt .. hehe)
She IGNORED Penis of mine because it was mini. that was a token of dishonor and shame on me (No offense meant).. This is a totally hypothetical situation..dont blv it
ignore + miny(mini) >> the girl who wears mini's, we have LEAST HONOR for that girl..
PIG with NO MONEY
Someone who practices polygamy should suffer from ignominy!
I Gave NO MoNY, but every body gave so I feel shame
remember the last part (miny); Mini Mathur is a disgrace...
Short Definition : illegal
ill+cit(y) = If you want to do any ill to a city, thats ILLEGAL
illicit- Black list. organizations indulging in Illicit trades are Black listed by government.
most of the CHINA-PRODUCTS = ILLICIT-PRODucts. It look like original but not( so its an OUTLAW PRODUCT)
in a metro, if a person who is ill is standing and u r siting(cit)- this is against the laws. ILL + Is + CIT
Short Definition : infinite; limitless
il(not or un),a -ve prefix + limitable meaning unlimited i.e.infinite
Illimitable = which can never be ELIMINATED. so "not ELIMINATABLE"
Short Definition : brighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
when divided sounds like I+ll(will..i'll)+luminate...(means..shine light on something,make a way clear for somebody.).......so you have decided to clear the way for your friend,which shows your understanding with him.
Short Definition : misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
sounds like ..i +llu..(lost)+usion..vision.........(vision here means.....your plans about future to do something great).......so finally you have lost your vision of reaching at the helm of organization...hence you are now misleading people.