This wordlist will contain all word of the day published by MD.
umptee(EMPTY)+N..empty means having nothing..which is exact opposite of many..
umptee(sounds like EMPTY)+n, something that is innumerable does not get empty easily.
unbridled - bridle is hand gear of horse...imagine if horse is unbridled... it is violent.........
(unbridled ~ un + bride) focus on bride; a bride should be in a husband's control, if not then she is UNBRIDLED (not in control)
unbridle - u can quickly remember bridal or bride and so you think about marriage and barat (where the relatives dance) ... every body was drunk and hence the situation became voilent and uncontrollable..
Some say that even a uncontrollable and violent person will turn to be good once he gets married with bride
unbridled ===> like a bride. In hindu wedding, the bride at the end suddenly gets a VIOLENT fit n starts crying.
think of bride and marriage. when ur marital relation gets 'violent' then you un-bride i.e u divorce
un-bridled un-pride without manner, without control.
Unbridled and kindled. His unbridled rage was further kindled by his sister.
bridle means torestrain or curb.so, unbridled means not restrained or violent
UNCOUTH - UN(not)-C(courteous)-OUTH(youth)
COUTH sounds like COURT so a court always supports ethic. So a person is said UNCOUTH if he does UNETHICAL things something like SOCIALLY UNACCEPTABLE THINGS
sounds like UNCOUCH..a person who doesn't(un) sit on the couch is uncultured..
un-COW-th youth herding cows n buffaloes, lives in village hence outlandish, ill mannered
Uncouth...uncouth + youth... the uncouth youth, an unrefined, boorish young man.
un mouth ~ jo apna moo na band rakh sakey ~ boorish
UN(not) wearing cloth(COUTH) means lacks culture
un mouth -> opened the mouth and gave vulgar & clumsy talk.
sounds like function where anointing with oil is done
jab junction becomes stiff u have to unction..
un section(ction) -> undress cit on and apply oil to each section of body.
Unction and redemption (saving from sin).
unction rhymes with function, consider a religious function in which generally oil is used for anointment.
unctuous -> functuous -> party like ... in parties girls do a lot of oily makeup and try to appear and behave sauve but in my opinion they look and behave in a bland way.
(UNCLE CHIPS r UNCTUOUS)
My UNCLE is unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech TO US.
Unctous and sanctimonous are similar in sound and they mean, hypocritical, insincere.
Word Root:Unctuosus means greasy
un+ctu+ous= un sit ous -> undress made sit ous for oil massage and flatter the angry customer.
his unctuous behaviour makes me anxious
Drop the 'm' from unkempt. It becomes 'UNKEPT'...UN+KEPT, something not kept properly or maintained like hair. or someone who is dowdy, untamed.
remember JUSTIN KEMP South Afrcian cricket player...whose hair r always untidy......
remember kemp fort in bangalore. it was very well maintained. now a mall is being built at that place and they have unkempt it.
un tempt girl, uncared for her appearance & not combed.
Kempt sound close to combed so unkempt is uncombed, shabby.
savor means taste,hence unsavor means distasteful.
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.
a child un(der) ten not able defense himself they need parents maintenance (under+ten+not able)
un-TEN(et)-able ..if you donot follow the tenets (rules), then you cannot defend yourself..
UN[NOT] 'Under' TEN[Years] ABLE You Are An Adult So You're INDEFENSIBLE...
Unable to put a <B>tent</B> around to protect.
un + tenable. tenants are tenable if you can maintain them, so untenable means unmaintainable
Unattainable things are so sought after they are untenable.
un(main)tenable... so somethin untenable is un-maintain-able
Untenable = unt + enable; It is not possible to enable it.
untenable - cannot eve n maintain ten soldiers to protect, indefensible or not able to be maintained.
elders criticize severely if their girls UP their BRA
braid means hairdo(hairstyle). upbraid means destroy hairdo. In hindi baal khinchna. If teacher rebukes or scolds you, he/she pulls your hair.
It has the word raid in it , it implies when sm1 raids your house and finds black money , u will be scolded very badly
up + bra : girls dont do it here or ..
ladki ki choti kheechna is extremely reprimanded
Upbraid and Deprecate have somewhat similar meanings. The words mean, express disapproval of, reprimand.
A BRAID(plait) is a pattern formed by intertwining three or more strands of flexible material such as textile fibres, wire, or human hair so u r asking a girl to lift her braid (upbraid)tie up over n ask her to walk mean(criticize
give up bribe above the bike openly so policeman severely scolded him
UPper class people often faces RAIDS....
Up(coming) + raid ; If someone comes to raid ur house, you will first try to scold or Critize him, to woo him off..
Urban(e)- people living in urban areas generally have refined social experience.
urban areas are refined,polished n sophisticated
When you think Urbanity think justifiable vanity or someone who's refined.
Urbane... In an Urban society people are more sophisticated and refined (urbane) as compared to the simple rural folk.
urbane= karan johar;-)