This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : ointment
Ungent if rephrased as urgent can be used as, say, 'There is an urgent need for the ointment (ungent).
ung(body in hindi)+bent(injury) = unguent--> so u need ointment
its easy. ointment is a cermony that marks a kid becoming a man. a kid or an UN-GENT. get it?
synonyms:.... analgesic, application, balsam, cerate, compound, cream, demulcent, dressing, embrocation, emollient, formula, lotion, medicine, ointment, potion, poultice, preparation, prescription, salve, soother, soothing agent, unction, unguent
Unguent can be broken as Un+gue...Now in hindi joo is a leech in the hair which causes irritation and itching...So joo can be removed by using an ointment..
unguent can be spelt as urgent which means fast.now when a surface is slick or oily any object slides on it with speed.therefore, unguent = urgent = speedy = oily = ointment
in hindi "anjan" means a medicine. so u can remember unguent means anjan/ointment
anju(unju) ent doctor told to apply ointment in broken tooth.
Short Definition : sameness; monotony; ADJ. uniform: the same all over
Uniformity and superficiality have the same sounds and they mean, something that does not change, is monotonous.
Short Definition : one-sided; involving or affecting only one side; Ex. unilateral declaration
lateral means side.
Short Definition : that cannot be impeached; beyond doubt or question; blameless and exemplary
un+im+peach+able. peach sounds like "bleach" which means to whiten or to increase glow. so impeach means to decrease glow or accuse. so unimpeach means peach which is whiten or increasing glow or not accusing. having no doubts.
: impeach means to doubt or question, unimpeachable means that cannot be doubted
to PREACH is to BLAME some one or lecture them. so "unimPEACHable" is the antonym.
UNIM(not)+SPEAKABLE....when you cannot speak about a thing, its beyond question
Un+I+M+PEEachable, I haven't pee over there ao I am blameless
Unimpeachable and infallible sound the same and they both mean, incapable of being wrong, blameless.
UMPIREs are unimpechable
Short Definition : unrepressed; free in behavior and feelings
Uninhibited and liberated have similar sounds and they both mean, unrestrained.
Short Definition : without an equal; single in kind
Unique and Alike are opposite words. While unique means something original, alike refers to something that is similar.
Short Definition : unity of pitch (in musical performance); complete accord; Ex. The choir sang in unison.
Unity of sound is unison(means harmony)
Unison and Union have similar sounds and they both mean, to be in harmony.
a parent with 2 sons have a lot of quarrels at home. 2 sons never get along, no harmony, no accord. suppose a parent talks to another parent with uni + son ! only 1 son? Total accordance
SYNONYMS:.....UNISON=conjunction cooperation reciprocity accordance agreement community alliance
Union(unison) people shout together for a strike.
Short Definition : characterizing or affecting all; general; present everywhere; of the universe; cosmic; Ex. universal agreement; Ex. a subject of universal interest
Universal and General sound the same and both words refer to something that is present everywhere, is common.