This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : quick in movement; agile; quick in understanding; Ex. nimble climber/mind
Think about the broom of Harry Potter "Nimbus2000" and Nimbus2001" which are very nimble.
nimble..sounds like nimbu(lemon)..when a lemon falls on the floor it rolls quickly..sure this helps you in understanding the meaning quickly...ie in being NIMBLE
nimble = nibu+ able, Nibu pani allows you to move fastily & quickly.
nimble= ni for nickel is hard so it is easily (mble for mobile) mobile from one place to another.
Short Definition : snip off; stop something's growth or development; bite; make numb with cold; Ex. nip the plan; Ex. A guard dog nipped the postman; Ex. fingers nipped by the extreme chill
NIP, think it as an abbr. for Not In Progress. So someone is stopping your growth or development.
nip sounds like nib which is a small n sharp...
(Nip)think as nip comes from nipple which is small knob of breast and sharp...
nip = nipple = when kids drink from nipples of their mothers they grow. niip is opposite of that
Short Definition : in Buddhist teachings, the ideal state in which the individual loses himself in the attainment of an impersonal beatitude
nirvana=nirantaram(always)+vana(rain)... in a place with continuos rain ,people will be blissful and happy(no scarcity)
it also means "a state of perfect happiness"
in Punjabi *van* means to cry in sorrow so nir means (without) van means (cry) so place without cry is nirvana
in nirvana movie the players transcend to the game world where there is complete bliss and there is no death to any of tehm
nirvana dhyanam to attain ideal state
Short Definition : done or active at night; Ex. nocturnal animals/raids; CF. nocturne
no+c+turn+al no turn(traffic lites)are active at nite!!
nocturnal=no+c+turn+al....you cannot see all turns at night....so must be active thru out nite while drving
sybar-rite can be pronounced as cyber-rite,so person fond of cyber(web) is fond of luxury and pleasure.
Short Definition : foul smelling; very unpleasant; unwholesome
Try to extract out two words from it... <ol style="padding-left:50px"><li>NOSE</li><li>NOISE</li></ol>.. Hence <b>NOISOME</b> is something that makes <i>NOISE</i> in our <i>NOSE</i>
when you fart in a silence its noisome which spreads out foul smell in a room
a Noisy fart is less Noisome(smelly) than a silent killer- If you know what I mean ;)
"no its not me"...:)
nose+some = something which is bad for nose...
Remember noisome as something which causes nausea(irritation and vomiting) which is what an extremely unpleasent smell causes.......so noisome = causing nausea.
it pertains to the smell sensors rather than the hearing sensors as the word suggests
Annoy-some; an offending smell annoys, hence noisome.
it sound like full of noise.....and when its noisy its unpleasant. So it means unpleasant, disgusting.
noisome=no+is+ome(one)....no one is there bcoz of foul smell
noisome -> nei(ghee in tamil) some added, unpleasant or foul smell for few people
An-noisome---something which irritates us;causes disgust
U farted and then u said "NO ITS NOT ME".. the whole room was full of foul smell..A noisome fart
Short Definition : wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
mad people wander from one place to another
Short Definition : terminology(system of specialized words); system of names or naming things
no men is clay statue without names
Short Definition : in name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint
Think of Nominal case in grammar.
nominal=no+minimum+leader-> nominate with the name