This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : disobedient; lawless; difficult to control
UN(no)RULY(rules).....someone who follow NO RULES....
u cannot rule the person and tell him what is right and what is wrong. basically very illmannered.
Short Definition : distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
unsavory ~ un + save ~ not save; to save someones life is morally correct but to unsave (not save) someones life is morally offensive
unsavor sounds like unscrupulous
unsavory -> un savorite samyya is distasteful and disagreeable yo be tasty.
Short Definition : unharmed; Ex. escape the accident unscathed
UN(no)SCAR.........if in an accident you got no scars then its obvious u are UNHARMED
Unscathed and Unmarred are similar because they both mean, to get away from disaster unhurt, without a scratch.
un scattered and escaped from the accident unharmed.
Short Definition : unbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste
UN+SEEM- does not seem normal or proper in behavior
un seemly-> seeing me undress and becoming indecent.
sounds like "uncomely" which is not pleasing means improper behavior
Short Definition : ugly; unpleasant to look at
concentrate on sight means to see. unsightly means can't like to see if it is ugly.
un+sightly -> ugly, unpleasant to look.
Unsightly and Ungainly refer to something ungraceful, ugly.
SYNONYMS:.....unsightly=disagreeable unattractive lackluster unpleasant repulsive revolting hideous
Short Definition : untarnished; CF. sully
Unsullied and Unsoiled have a similar meaning, something spotlessly clean, spick and span.
sullied=insult ; so unsullied free from insult/blame/spots.
sulli sounds sadii = "kharab",so unsullied means untarnished,stainless,clear!
un sull ied - spotlessly clean and fresh