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Short Definition : produced by imagination; fanciful; mystical; showing foresight; N: one having foresight; one given to speculative impractical ideas
Visionary and imaginary sound alike and they both mean - something that is conceived, imagined.
Short Definition : full of life; animated; vibrant and lively; critical; of great importance; necessary to stay alive; of life; living; breathing; N. vitality; V. vitalize
when U take reVITAL ( produced by Ran Baxy) U will b full of life,,
Vital is the same as essential - something important.
Short Definition : spoil the effect of; make inoperative; corrupt morally
vitiate is vish + ate, vish in the hindi language means poison..if you make anyone eat poison it's an IMMORAL ACT and the person will be in an IMPERFECT condition.
Sounds like ""mitigate" which means nearly the same.
The "fish he ate" was spoiled and made him sick.
Vitiate is similar to contaminate and they both mean - to spoil, to pollute.
viti+ate = ate away the wits of a person to render him "imperfect"
Vitiate: "Wheat" + "Ate" - Noble people do eat wheat because it is eaten by common people hence will make them impure.
vitiate is vish + ate, If someone eat food adulterated by vish(poison) effectiveness of food will be reduced
Vitiate : We ate public money, means to corrupt
vitiate= victimate= corrupted
: vish+ate--- if you ATE VISH, you are SPOILING yourself and IMPAIRING THE QUALITY AND EFFICIENCY of yourself
Short Definition : of glass; pertaining to or resembling glass; V. vitrify: change into glass; CF. petrify
Remember the Ad of Kajaria VITRIFIED tiles - These tiles look GLASSY and decorative
after (vitre) a victory(ous) you get a prize of glasses.
Remember "Cera-vitreous".. the famous glass ware for wash basins and toilets.India's most selling.
Remember WHITE glass is usually white coloured so vitreous
vish+rous = poison ka juice hamesha glass mai milta hai..
Vitreous=we (vi) +t(see) re(again) us(urdself).WHere?In the mirror.
vitreous - vit(vitta - leaving it. in tamil) glass will break
vish + rous = poison ka juice hamesha glass mai milta hai..
remember vitreous humour, aqueous humour in eyes...10th std biology...it was a transparent liquid..i hope it helps
Short Definition : causing sharp pain to the mind; caustic; corrosive; sarcastic; of vitriol; N. vitriol: sulphuric acid (which burns flesh deeply); bitterly abusive expression; caustic expression; CF. glass
divide it like vitriolic..vitriol+ic...AND VITRIOL..IS ANOTHER NAME OF SULPHURIC ACID.. and we all know that acid is caustic, sharp and bitter...and when it falls on the skin it burns it, causing SHARP pain.
Tri+Alcoholic. Drinking three times the alcohol can produce a harsh, bitter drunk.
Vitriolic: Remember vi+TRI(dent)+olic Trident is very sharp. So meaning bitter and acerbic
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vitriolic thougths are sarcastic in nature. any metal combine with any hydrogen getcorroded...same wise oil of vitriol combine with any metal...corrodes the metal.....so corrosive in nature
vitrol ~ petrol
Vitriolic and volcanic are both destructive in nature.
blue vitriol : Cuso4 = copper SULPHATE (akin) acidic = acerbic = bitter = caustic = sharp
Short Definition : abusive; scolding; V. vituperate: berate; scold; rail against abusively
vitu (bite you) + perative (operator) => when you feel so pissed off on a unkind operator, you would say harshy abusive remarks like "I'll bite you operator" :-)
In older days H2SO4 was called oil of vitriol that is severly bitter and caustic.VITUPERATIVE appears as 'operating' vitriol on someone.Note that vtriolic and VITUPERATIVE have almost similar meaning.
Remember the 'IT' (telephone) operator we always abuse and scold, for the internet connection being so slow
a small boy named Bittu (VITU-) ke upar (-PER-) hative (-[HATIVE) speech barsaana.
VIT + operative >>> when we went in VIT for admission form filling, the operatives(office staff) there were very rude and were abusing and scolding students.. so we decided on it not to take admission in VIT..
With u(vitu) + per(but) rative(rate)....I will be with you if you take your regular rates....you r saying this to a female calling her a prostitute....kind of vituperative, abusive....
vituperative - abusive scolding will make wife vittu poiru va(leave and go in tamil)
Vituperative and invective (abusive remarks).
It has "VIPER" in it...a viper is a dangerous snake...snakes are harshly abusive in a way !
v+it+u+operative=> we always SCOLD IT(department) OPERATOR(h.o.d)