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abase lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose self-respect

(verb) cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of "He humiliated his colleague by criticising him in front of the boss" synonyms :chagrin , humble , humiliate , mortify His maths teacher abased him in front of the whole class when he failed in his course. -added by Administrator The team was chagrined to learn that their production was not considered original. -added by Aswathy_inlas

-tagged by editor1 Imagine that the dog is saying "Please oh please get me out of this dress!" as he is feeling humiliated (abased). WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for abase


(Tag: Global) abase = a + base; without a base; Imagine you shifted to a new house whose base is not very strong (without base) and hence it may fall down anytime and can abase you in front of your neighbours. added by puneetrstg

Mnemonics for abase

(Tag: a bas karbhai. AurKitnaneechadikhayega) abaseabe(a slang used to degrade a person)+shhh(se)usually an attempt to degrade a person's opinion..ovral goes to humiliate a person.... added by vaibhavagar Edit Mnemonic +239 -40 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: english) Abase > to bring someone down back to A BASE level. added by itspossible Edit Mnemonic +117 -7 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) A baseball player tripped over A BASE marker thus humiliating himself. added by Phoenix Edit Mnemonic +27 -18 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) a= no, negative, less & base = base, position, grade.. combinedly lessen the position/grade added by reza092 Edit Mnemonic +21 -4 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) abase=BASEtikarna(beizzzati) added by prashantsingla Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +10 -1

(Tag: ) bring to the base the lowest level added by ripplemehta Edit Mnemonic +3 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: vidharbha) one addressing u as 'abe' 'sale' in vidharbha......which means he is degrading u.....

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(Tag: ) Abase Abash Same Stash of Embarrassing (or Humiliating) Trash added by otimuz Edit Mnemonic +2 -2 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) abase.....means without base n one will b fall down without base nd become lower hence lower in rank added by mridulaeron Edit Mnemonic +2 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Abash- bash can be drub, which is humiliating added by sahana Edit Mnemonic +2 -3 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) abash is ab bas matlabdimaagkharab ho gaya feeling embarrased added by kapil.ascetic Edit Mnemonic +1 -5 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Nubile:adj.marriageble Newly(recently)able to be married. added by Magician Raihan Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +1 -1

(Tag: English) abode, b and d are symmetric, so abode = home and adobe = my company where I work. added by killthemyth Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: english) a+bide, bide sounds like bind, a thing that makes you to bind yourself added by saisrikanth Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) No offense.... SAy someone who is very fat as a big TIRE(tyre)---- ridicule added by mohan11988 Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) lower yourself to the base. added by mylist Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

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added by harshapradeep abash ..synonyms: humiliate added by preetisoni2411 abase means without base and without base things fall down -- so degrade (just imagine a house without a strong base) added by Vedashri14 synonym: affront added by kashfia Add Mnemonic Origin Usage Flickr-Image Comment To add this word to Your wordlists click here Click here to view photos related to this word from http://www.mnemonicdictionary.com/word/abase

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(verb) cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel selfconscious synonyms :embarrass He looked somewhat abashed when I pointed out his silly mistake. -added by editor1

-tagged by learner_md I was abashed when a stranger came and proposed(to me) on a busy road. WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for abash


(Tag: Global) What happens when u get a bash? (bashing)....u get embarrassed. added by Sohin (Tag: Hindi) sounds like ab-ash (Abhishek-Aishwarya, Bollywood Actor-Actress) married and abashed Salman(Bollywood Actor) added by sandeep_fg

Mnemonics for abash




(Tag: ) A=ALWAYS B=BRINGS a S=SHAME added by 100_percentiler Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +81 -14

(Tag: ) Ab for abraham (john abraham)and ash for aishwaryaroy .when they come close,abhishek get abashed added by gbspaithan (Tag: ) link it to bashful. added by tivoli25 Edit Mnemonic +18 -26 Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +18 -8 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: A-BHANSH) if we tell a lady...u r A-BHANSH(BULL IN HINDI) INFRONT OF EVERYONE,SHE WILL B EMBARASSED. added by ankita.hinaa Edit Mnemonic +8 -19 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: to a-bash behind a bush) When the group was making fun of Amy, she ABASHed by covering her face with her hands and hiding herself behind A BUSH in Busch Gardens in Virginia. added by zedone Edit Mnemonic +4 -3 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) AB+ASH....AB=now(in hindi)ASH=short form of ASHAMED...now combine these two we get the meaning i.e,feeling ashamed at that time or situation added by vinaya Edit Mnemonic +4 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: badshah - emperor) I gave badshah - A Bash in public, thus humiliating him... added by enter.sandman Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +2 -15

(Tag: ) abase: A bhais{base} which means buffalo and it implies humiliation added by heymantbhattarai Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +2 -1

(Tag: ) abash : a boss who always embarasses u or u are emabarresed b4 boss added by dhiru_chan Edit Mnemonic +1 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Abash='A'+ basha.Basha means language.so when people scold u using A language u feel embarrassed. added by Praveen Gp Edit Mnemonic +1 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Bash stuns enemy in games. A BASH makes them uncomfortable. added by ok_2pro Edit Mnemonic +0 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) abash =ab + ash = abishek+aishwaryarai.. abishekbachan is always embarrassed becos of aishrai's beauty added by aishusridhar Edit Mnemonic +0 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: Marathi) Aba=Elder person, AbhaSh= Shame Abha felt shameful added by rajasbodas Edit Mnemonic +0 -3 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Abase Abash Same Stash of Humiliating or Embarrassing Trash added by otimuz Edit Mnemonic +0 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

   

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Searched 0 times in total Ad here abate To reduce in amount;Put an end to; subside or moderate
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(verb) become less in amount or intensity "The storm abated", "The rain let up after a few hours" synonyms :die away , let up , slack , slack off Rather than leaving immediately, we waited for the storm to abate. -added by editor1

-tagged by Administrator We are waiting for the rain to abate.


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(verb) make less active or intense

synonyms :slack , slake WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for abate


(Tag: Global) Focus on ate part of abate. (eat, ate, eaten). When you eat anything, you reduce it's quantity. added by shankarjbiswas

Mnemonics for abate




(Tag: ) rebate means discount... i.e reducing the price.. abate and rebate are rhyming words added by prakashsrinivasan Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +87 -8

(Tag: in hindiabeapna weight kamkabkrega) (Tag : ) abate which is rhyming with debate.Debate means raising(actually in discussion imagine that in every thing) just opposite to debate consider abate that is reduction in nature added by divvu Edit Mnemonic +87 -28 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) ab ate mat karo abate your weight added by rahul2 Edit Mnemonic +19 -12 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) A hunter uses A BAIT in his traps to capture animals, thus reducing their population added by Phoenix Edit Mnemonic +16 -7 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ' aa bait') 'abate' sounds like the hindi bait" means "come sit". Imagine a tired old man visiting you and you offer a chair and say 'aa bait' it will lessen relieve your tiredness. added by rajeevy Edit Mnemonic +11 -15 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) ABATE=AB+ATE... here "ATE" is the past tense of "eat". So when we eat, the quantity tends to reduce or lessen... the same applies here.. added by Doodler Edit Mnemonic +5 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) bate(if some body beats u,urself respect for him gets diminished)...hence abate counts for getngdiminishd by sum means... added by vaibhavagar Edit Mnemonic +4 -15 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: hindi) abate= a + bate which almost sounds aabete in hindi, imagine father sayings his son come(aa) son(bete),come join my business to subside me and reduce my load. added by everlasting.puneet Was this mnemonic useful ? +4 Edit Mnemonic -3

(Tag: Hindi) a+baith: aabaithyaniaajabaithjamatlab down ho jaya reduce ho ja added by deepak0151 Edit Mnemonic +2 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: English) ABATE=AB+ATE.. "ATE" is the past tense of "EAT"..so When we eat, the quantity tends to reduce or

lessen.. SO ABATE stands for lessen or reduce or diminsh or slacken added by Doodler Edit Mnemonic +1 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?


(Tag: ) ab+ate ab( away) from ate, if you will be AWAY from ATE(food) you will REDUCE added by nikhilparasher Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +1 -1

(Tag: Hindi) In Hindi sit down means (baith) + ab = abbaith i.e. abate added by Shipra24 Edit Mnemonic +1 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) ABATE RHYMES WITH "WAIT". means waiting to get sumthng subsided added by vishal41 Edit Mnemonic +1 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: English) A =always ;BATE = masturbate ;so when you always masturbate ,energy and sperm will be less in amount,degree or intensity added by laaptu Edit Mnemonic +1 -3 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) ABATE= AB + ATE. You got your current six-packs ABdomen because you ATE so little and reduce your fatintake. added by emkay Edit Mnemonic +0 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Sachin's BAT has no intention of aBATing the agony of his opponent bowlers. added by hmpai Edit Mnemonic +0 -3 Was this mnemonic useful ?

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a+bate added by preetisoni2411 (Tag: hindi) abate= a + bate which almost sounds aabete in hindi, imagine father sayings his son come(aa) son(bete),come join my business to subside me and reduce my load. added by everlasting.puneet Edit Mnemonic added by gopal.gsk Add Mnemonic Origin Usage Flickr-Image Comment To add this word to Your wordlists click here Click here to view photos related to this word from http://www.mnemonicdictionary.com/word/abate

   

Searched 0 times in total abbreviate shorten


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(verb) shorten "Abbreviate `New York' and write `NY'" If you didnt abbreviate every second word in your mails it would be a lot easier to understand! -added by geeta_inlas Our seniors strictly instructed not to abbreviate anything while making notes for them. -added by shingalas

Our seniors strictly instructed not to abbreviate anything while copying notes for them -added by shingalas The abbreviation of Please turn over is P.T.O -added by priyavanjeri The abbreviation of please turn over is P.T.O -added by priyavanjeri

-tagged by learner_md Abbreviate 'As soon as possible' -ASAP! Abbreviations are indeed fast and easy to write!!
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(verb) reduce in scope while retaining essential elements "The manuscript must be shortened" synonyms :abridge , contract , cut , foreshorten , reduce , shorten The President's speech has to be abbreviated before it can be published. -added by geeta_inlas

-tagged by learner_md Can someone please give me the abridged editions of these fat books?? WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for abbreviate

(Tag: Global) abbreviate has root brev (brief) in it; brev (brief) means in short. hence meaning of abbreviate is to shorten something added by editor1

Mnemonics for abbreviate




(Tag: ) abbreviate consists of brevity(means brief)..so the meaning would be 'to make brief' added by Insane Edit Mnemonic +25 -8 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: English) Abbreviate & Elaborate are pronounced similarly but meant inversely... Understood? added by tolearnvocabs Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +10 -3

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abbereviatemeans..shortening of something, concise. added by preetisoni2411 Add Mnemonic Origin Usage Flickr-Image Comment To add this word to Your wordlists click here Click here to view photos related to this word from http://www.mnemonicdictionary.com/word/abbreviate

   

Searched 0 times in total Ad here abdicate renounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)

(verb) give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations "The King abdicated when he married a divorcee" synonyms :renounce Home minister has to abdicate his duties after huge failure at Mumbai blast case. -added by shingalas We abdicate our liberty, freedom, democracy and power to those whose designs are entirely selfish. -added by BagomboSnuffbox When she sold her story to the Daily Rag, she we abdicated her dignity and self-respect. -added by BagomboSnuffbox SRK has abdicated his thrown after 30 long years now v r searching for the new king of bollywood. -added by priyavanjeri SRK has abdicated his thrown after 30 long years now v r searching for the new king of bollywood. -added by priyavanjeri SRK has abdicated his thrown after 30 long years now v r searching for the new king of bollywood. -added by priyavanjeri

-tagged by learner_md Sonia Gandhi abdicated the position of Prime Minister and surprised the whole world. WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University.

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(Tag: Global) ab (root ab means away as in abandon) + dic (dictatorship) + ate (to eat and hence reduce) : means to give away (or reduce) dictatorship and hence to give-up power. added by gre_guru

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(Tag: ) ab+dicatedicate sounds like dictator. Dictator is an authoritarian ruler who has lot of power. To remember better,ab normal is opposite to normal.So,abdicate is opposite to dictator (ie)losing power. added by anithasrij Edit Mnemonic +110 -12 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: Hindi) ab( ) di ( ) CAT which means in Hindi "now given up the cat", imagine you have a powerful cat and you given her to some one. added by everlasting.puneet Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +21 -19

(Tag: abdikha de chair chodke means abdicate the chair and show us....) ab-di-ca-de added by priyavanjeri Edit Mnemonic +3 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: indian epic) Lord Ram abdicated his kingdom for Bharath added by bharath8421 Edit Mnemonic +2 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) ab means away di for two ,and cate for cats .two cats on chair one force other cat to leave position so other leaves position i.e.abdicate added by gbspaithan Edit Mnemonic +2 -6 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) "Abnai dictate" means now u hav to giv up. added by coolmrityu Edit Mnemonic +2 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ssup??liked it??) abdicate's 1st part abdi=kabaddi(rhyme)(in hindi).when player cant stop breathing he "GIVES UP(RENOUNCE)" and he gets out.. added by RONAK Edit Mnemonic +1 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) "a grim-featured man" (adj.) made a feature or highlight; given prominence "a featured actor", "a featured item at the sale" added by ejlife Edit Mnemonic +0 -16 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Rabdidevi in bihar wanted 2 become abdidevi by abdicating her throne to her husband Lalu. added by hmpai Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

aberrant abnormal or deviant


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(noun) one whose behavior departs substantially from the norm of a group When it came to clothes she was an aberrant in that bunch of impeccably dressed professionals. -added by geeta_inlas

(adj.) markedly different from an accepted norm "aberrant behavior", "deviant ideas" synonyms :deviant , deviate His aberrant eating behavior is main cause of all his health problems. -added by Administrator The fish did not display any aberrant behavior when returned to water. -added by editor1

-tagged by editor1 5 monalisa's playing poker - an aberrant art WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for aberrant


(Tag: Global) ab (away) + err (error) + ant : focus on ERR and ANT, usually an ant follows a path ... so moving away from (root ab means away from) that path means, error in regular path and hence deviating from normal path...or behaviour added by dspwhiz

Mnemonics for aberrant




(Tag: ) (Tag: Global) ab (away) + err (error) + ant : focus on ERR and ANT. Ants normally move together in a queue. imagine all these ants moving randomly like a group of honey bees. That would be abnormal behaviour. added by rajeevy Edit Mnemonic +86 -6 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) aberrant behaviour of owner abb agar rent nahidiya added by rahul2 Edit Mnemonic +17 -20 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) (beer+ant)...some person is mixing ants in beer and drinking it...hes abnormal.. added by baddu Edit Mnemonic +13 -3 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: hindi) ab error aagayi..hence it is no more normal...hence abnormal added by pratik.knit Edit Mnemonic +8 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) UBER ANT is an abnormally large ant. (Uber comes from German for super but is used in gaming slang in English) added by Phoenix Edit Mnemonic +5 -7 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: Hindi) Ab-Abishekbachan, Ran-ran at the back of,Ant- Aunty. total is "abishekinspite of having Ash he

was running at the back of auntys. it means he is mentally ABNORMAL" added by AHR Edit Mnemonic +4 -2 Was this mnemonic useful ?


(Tag: ) AB means away.berrant is rhyming with diffrent so its give the meaning of abnormalor deviant added by vabchickki Edit Mnemonic +1 -20 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) aberr + Ant other than normal ant THErfore abnormal ant: hence ABNORMAL added by varun303 Edit Mnemonic +1 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) break the word ABE+RRANT(i) aberantii...! added by brijesh685 Edit Mnemonic +1 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: Hindi, global) aberrant = DEVIANT(DEVI + ANT) devi in Hindi means Goddess,so Goddess ant would be different from rest of the ants which will not follow general norms of the ants. added by everlasting.puneet Was this mnemonic useful ? +0 Edit Mnemonic -11

(Tag: ) the speech given by P.M. was aberrant. added by pushpendratiwari Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Comment

 

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Searched 0 times in total aberration deviation from the normal; mental disorder
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(noun) an optical phenomenon resulting from the failure of a lens or mirror to produce a good image synonyms :distortion , optical aberration A lens with an aberration will not focus sunlight sharply enough to burn a piece of paper. -added by geeta_inlas

(noun) a disorder in one's mental state Her obsession with clothes was an aberration. -added by naila_inlas

(noun) a state or condition markedly different from the norm synonyms :aberrance , aberrancy , deviance Her excessive dependency on her friends was an aberration. -added by naila_inlas

-tagged by learner_md Her large strange looking eyes are a complete aberration. WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University.

Selected Mnemonic for aberration




(Tag: Global) sounds like ab + operation due to the mentally disorder doctors want to do immediate operation of the patient added by manojbaliyan

Mnemonics for aberration




(Tag: ) sounds like abortion which is not normal delivery added by meduriswetha Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +40 -7

(Tag: A+Beer+ation) A person who drinks beer acts differently from normal guy..which is deviating for normal. added by passionate Edit Mnemonic +29 -2 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) ab+err+ation.. in this if we concentrate on err.. which relates to error.. which is deviation from normal.. added by muffisoni Edit Mnemonic +23 -8 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) ab+eye+irritation=aberration if the pic is not of good quality due to lens problems its eye-irritating added by vivek_ravindra9 Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +8 -6

(Tag: abe beer ration) abe beer kabhi ration kidukanpenahi mil sakti...which is a kind of deviation.. added by aka.bhagvanji Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +7 -4

(Tag: ) abrretion means irregularity and its similar word is 'anomalous' and anomalous behaviour of water is studied is schools which we do remember added by ranjits24 Edit Mnemonic +1 -6 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) ABERRATION=VARIATION...... added by nileshdive Edit Mnemonic +1 -2 Was this mnemonic useful ?

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We can also say some thing like away from operation when u use aberration added by vijayayarra Add Mnemonic Origin Usage Flickr-Image Comment To add this word to Your wordlists click here Click here to view photos related to this word from http://www.mnemonicdictionary.com/word/aberration

   

Searched 0 times in total Ad here abet assist usually in doing something wrong; encourage
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(verb) assist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing He is equally responsible for the bank robbery as he abetted the thief in doing that. -added by editor1 I abetted with my colleagues in hacking my manager's gmailaccount.But when I was caught I got beatings (A..BET)from my parents. -added by priyavanjeri

-tagged by learner_md Both the sisters were convicted for abetting in the murder of their father. WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for abet


(Tag: Global) a+bet ; a bet generally assists you to do something wrong added by bhardwajrk

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(Tag: a=beth) "a"+"bet" Normally in teenage,college students "bet" to their friends that i will make a girl to fall in luv with me n even his fnds supports n encourages him. added by meduriswetha Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +54 -23

(Tag: aaa+ baith.) to differentiate abet from abate=subside/moderate, we can pronounce it as abeat...so, my mom beat me when I assisted my brother in stealing chocolates...this can give an idea that abbeat=abet is related to something doing wrong. added by minakshimahadik Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +24 -15

(Tag: ) 'a bet' relate it to the betting in cricket. Betting encourages the players to invove in match fixing. Md. azharruddin was assisted by a bet-ter.

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(Tag: ) ABET always encourages you to do A BAD thing. added by Arun26 Edit Mnemonic +8 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Lalu was asked by his teacher(PD) to pronunce 'A BAT'while teaching cricket in his KG class. Lalu in his bihari style could only say -'A BET'. added by hmpai Edit Mnemonic +0 -5 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ragging notices) in colleges " abettment of ragging " notices are put up, which suggest that anyone helping in ragging may be punished. so one may kepp in mind that abet means to assist, help added by laxmikant.pathade Was this mnemonic useful ? +0 Edit Mnemonic -1

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pronouncing abet as abeat and doing so with other words can hamper one's pronounciation capability. added by yogi_raj2 Add Mnemonic Origin Usage Flickr-Image Comment To add this word to Your wordlists click here Click here to view photos related to this word from http://www.mnemonicdictionary.com/word/abet

   

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(noun) temporary cessation or suspension synonyms :suspension The game was in abeyance until the rain ended. -added by editor1 due to extended rainfall,the match was kept in abeyance(delay) -added by sunny-dexter A bunch of students were in abeyance for a month as they were involved in ragging the freshers -added by ankit_725 The famous reality dance show chakdhoomdhoom was held in abeyance as the little dance masters did not turn up 4 the show -added by priyavanjeri

-tagged by learner_md All public movement is in abeyance owing to tense situation. WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for abeyance


(Tag: Global) Interpret it as opposite of obey+ance -- not obeying the given orders and suspend the work (action) added by viren

Mnemonics for abeyance

(Tag: ) it seemingly sounds like ab+yawns.... so, think of something like 'students started yawning and so the teacher gave them 5 mins break' i.e. temporary suspension... added by ofdrm Edit Mnemonic +135 -11 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) a+beyance .. here concentrate on beyance.. it sounds like buoyancy which which suspends objects above the ground level.. added by muffisoni Edit Mnemonic +24 -23 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: English) remember "abey" in hindi... abey mat karo... do it later! added by PR TARAKESHWAR RAO Was this mnemonic useful ? +18 Edit Mnemonic -22

(Tag: ) Interpret it as opposite of obey+ance -- not obeying. Not obeying the orders of his Commanding officer resulted in the captain's suspension for 13 days. added by rajeevy Edit Mnemonic +9 -3 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: Hindi) ABHAYAS(practice) - due to lack of practice, main event got delayed. added by userdce Edit Mnemonic +7 -5 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) if you will not OBEY you will get suspended added by nikhilparasher Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +4 -1

(Tag: hindi(abe answer de delay kukarrahahai) abey+dance.. due to delay in dance, audience are angry.. due to abeyance in the show audience are frustrated.. added by passionate Edit Mnemonic +3 -4 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) abeyance is somewht suspense in its pronunciation.suspence means keeping in suspended action.so, abeyance means suspended action. added by isabella swan (Tag: ) keep at bay added by rd Edit Mnemonic +1 -4 Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +1 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) a+beyance concentrate on beyance,whilebeyance was dancing,everybody was just watching her,suspendedthier work added by harshrocketvora Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +0 -3

(Tag: ) abhey+dance: Abhay is dancing once his mom shouts loudly abhay.. he stop dancing for a moment. Temporary suspension. added by mvkinfo Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: Abey+dance) due to delay in dance..the people frustrated..Due to aeyance people frustrated in the show..

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(Tag: ) abey+ance=>Consider abey as opp of obey(disrespectful)+ ance as the offense given for the act of not obeying(suspension) added by Priya Varghese Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +0 -2

(Tag: ) A bay vacancy - Found a free hotel at a bay-you will suspend yourself for a break added by otimuz Edit Mnemonic +0 -2 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) abeyance ->absance -> absence added by ok_2pro Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: Global) Relate the word to the singer "Beyonce Knowles"......suspended her singing(action) becoz of her age but not retried added by itskhush.gupta Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +0 -3

(Tag: Abey (name of a boy) answer chup mat beth.) abeyance added by priyavanjeri Edit Mnemonic +0 -3 Was this mnemonic useful ?

  

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(verb) find repugnant "I loathe that man", "She abhors cats" synonyms :abominate , execrate , loathe She abhors cats. -added by editor1 He absolutely abominated slavery. -added by geeta_inlas I abhor someone who is not serious. -added by fiona

-tagged by learner_md Do you also abhor your job? Don't worry majority of us are with you!! WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for abhor


(Tag: Global) a + bhor (bore)..a bore person is always rejected. Many people generally abhor a bore person. added by dimplegirl_p

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(Tag: ) abhor sounds like "a whore" and we generally hate a whore....so to hate someone is abhoring that person added by gre_guru (Tag: ) added by shabinmahadevan Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +14 -1 Edit Mnemonic +95 -6 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Abhor - The last part sounds like HORrorppl hate horror films, they detest them. added by gregenie Edit Mnemonic +13 -16 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) abhor = "ab" (away) + "hor" (prostitute) we want the hor to go away because we despise it. added by minksquare Edit Mnemonic +6 -3 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: Hindi, global) a + bhor = a (one) + bhor (sunrise in hindi) so i hate to ger up early i hate to get up at bhor added by everlasting.puneet Was this mnemonic useful ? +6 Edit Mnemonic -2

(Tag: hate) abhor is similar to abort,abort means an operation ended abruptly..considerwen your installing your most liked game and den suddenly if u see an error called operation aborted u hate(abhor) that,isn't it? added by sunny-dexter Edit Mnemonic +2 -2 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Focus on "hor"(suffix) hor=horse--so ,i hate horse

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(Tag: (punjabi,global)) AB means(now)+ (hor) hor meaning in punjabi is more..image the person is sayinabhorde..meansgiv me more...so u hate it!! added by bullet9036 Edit Mnemonic +1 -3 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: hindi,global) i hate a bore(boring) person.... so abhor means to hate !! added by Chandini18 Edit Mnemonic +1 -1 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Focus on "hor"(suffix) hor=horse--so ,i hate horse added by meduriswetha Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +1 -19

(Tag: ) aBhORING , Sounds like a BORING that many would hate . People always hate boring topic .Abhore- Bore Hate added by kool4Gre Edit Mnemonic +1 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) 'abhor' sounds similar to 'whore', a prostitute. Imagine a whore hates you more than you hate him when dirty people visit her. added by rajeevy Edit Mnemonic +0 -5 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ppl hate others snoring rite! so remember abhor means to hate) ab (now) gor (snoar in marathi)

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(Tag: ) Bhor in hindi means morning we regard morning with hatred'kikyunaagayayaarkitnaachasoye the' so abhor added by iima.ankit Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) What a horrific uproar which sounds like abhor or uphoar!!!! Or Ewwwwwwwwwwww! added by otimuz Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) Bhor in hindi means morning we regard morning with hatred'kikyunaagayayaarkitnaachasoye the' so abhor added by iima.ankit Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) In MTV roadies there was person name Vibhor...nd i ppl hate them..it sounds like Abhor added by AVP123 Edit Mnemonic +0 -2 Was this mnemonic useful ?

(Tag: ) abhor sounds like boring. We hate when we are bored added by s.c.harish Edit Mnemonic +0 -0 Was this mnemonic useful ?

abide

dwell; abide by: comply with; put up with; tolerate; Ex. abide by the rules; Ex. I can't abide rude people.

y (verb) put up with something or somebody unpleasant


"I cannot bear his constant criticism", "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks", "he learned to tolerate the heat", "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage" synonyms : bear , brook , digest , endure , put up , stand , stick out , stomach , suffer , support , tolerate She was generally very tolerant but the one thing she could not abide was hypocrisy. -added by geeta_inlas

-tagged by learner_md Why should I always abide by the rules??

y (verb) dwell
"You can stay with me while you are in town", "stay a bit longer--the day is still young" synonyms :bide , stay He really wished to abide a few more days in that mansion. -added by geeta_inlas WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for abide

 (Tag: Global) bide in abide sounds like bind(something that binds you).....so abide means that fails to
bind you from your heart..but you merely have to tolerate added by Gurpreet Mnemonics for abide

 (Tag: ) a+bride(bide)genrallyguyzloose their independence aftr d marriage bcoz f their bride...so as to


bear them n their principles...so abide counts to bear sthng or hate sthng... added by vaibhavagar Edit Mnemonic +39 -11

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 (Tag: ) abi(abhi"name of a person")+the second part sounds like hide(abhi hides from his stupid
friends....because he cant tolerate them. added by preetisoni2411 Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +12 -30

 (Tag: ) abide : concentrate on bide it sounds like hide,to escape you hide as u can't bear them lik that
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 (Tag: ) Not to upset the host I took A BITE of the cake although I can barely tolerate chocolate.
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 (Tag: ) abhi hides himself in d(THE) well(DWELL)......


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 (Tag: ) a + (bide)= bride= wife= tolerate= bear


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 (Tag: ) put up with your bride.


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 (Tag: ) "The dude Abides" - from the movie "The big Lebowski"
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abject
(of a condition) wretched; as low as possible; lacking pride; very humble; showing lack of self-respect; Ex. abject apology

y (adj.) showing humiliation or submissiveness


"an abject apology" He terrifies his wife no end. There is always an abject expression on her face. -added by geeta_inlas

y (adj.) of the most contemptible kind


"abject cowardice", "a low stunt to pull", "a low-down sneak", "his miserable treatment of his family", "You miserable skunk!", "a scummy rabble", "a scurvy trick"

synonyms :low , low-down , miserable , scummy , scurvy He is filled with such abject laziness that he will not move a muscle even if his family dies of hunger. added by geeta_inlas

y (adj.) most unfortunate or miserable


"the most abject slaves joined in the revolt", "abject poverty"

-tagged by learner_md Many people in India still live in abject poverty.

y (adj.) showing utter resignation or hopelessness


"abject surrender" synonyms :unhopeful He lived in abject poverty. -added by naila_inlas in a court,the lawyer says "abjection your honour " -added by sunny-dexter WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for abject

 (Tag: Global) Abject sounds like Reject...hopeless person is always rejected


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 (Tag: ) Abject sounds like REJECT. Poor people are like REJECTED (Abject) people in the society. poor
people or people lacking pride (abject people) are rejected in society added by anilbpai Edit Mnemonic +58 -5

Was this mnemonic useful ? ABJECT) and less humane.. added by navaneeganesan Was this mnemonic useful ? miserable condition added by lakshmiv

 (Tag: language) 'Submissive' ppl are treated as mere OBJECTS THAT ARE OWNED (compare object wid
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 (Tag: ) abject sounds like reject if any person is rejected in job he/she will feel hopless and wil be in
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 (Tag: hindi+english) "ab+ject"something opposite to inject,in+ject,inject means induces something,

abject means not inducing so, no self respect,no feeling.life is degraded due to lack of blood without injecting.. added by passionate Edit Mnemonic +2 -3

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 (Tag: ) One social object is to reduce abject poverty.


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Was this mnemonic useful ? wretched in society added by vishal41

 (Tag: ) ABJECT IS AB+ JECT, wich is spoken as jack.... so a person having no jack at all lacks pride and is
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 (Tag: ) interpret "abject " as opposite to OBJECT...Wen we think of object immediately it strikes that

object is a point or thing ..so point or thing has got some location or some reference to it..so opposite to no reference and no hope that is miserable o added by deepakcoolkarni Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +1 -38

 (Tag: ) interpret "abject " as opposite to OBJECT...Wen we think of object immediately it strikes that

object is a point or thing ..so point or thing has got some location or some reference to it..so opposite to reference and hope is hopeless or miserable. added by deepakcoolkarni Was this mnemonic useful ? Edit Mnemonic +1 -23

   

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abjure
renounce upon oath

y (verb) formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure
"He retracted his earlier statements about his religion", "She abjured her beliefs"

synonyms :forswear , recant , resile , retract I abjured to eat junk food for lifetime due to its ill-effects on my health and weight. -added by priyavanjeri

-tagged by learner_md KareenaKapoor abjured all calorie loaded sweets to become size-zero. WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for abjure

 (Tag: Global) abjure ~ ab (away) + jure (jury). He abjured (rejected, moved away from) her earlier
statements in front of jury. added by sandysuhy Mnemonics for abjure

 (Tag: English) Abjure think it like injure. so once you are injured you will give up. so abjure means give
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 (Tag: ) ab+jure...jure- jor (in Hindi) Jorlagaaochodoo mat....(Don't Give up) (this mnemonic is in Hindi
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 (Tag: hindi) ab jury kesaamnekasamkhaatahoon, i'll not do this again


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 (Tag: ) ab+jaanede+yaar (abjure) am renouncing


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 (Tag: ) ABJURE = the prefix AB- means against. -JURE means rule (like JURY) So, ABJURE means to rule
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 (Tag: ie forcefully) ab(now);(jury).one compulsoryly have to take an oath in front of a jury

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 (Tag: ) Abjure = Ab jure (Zaroori in HINDI) ..under pressure you say "Abzaroorinahihai"..
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 (Tag: HINDI) Ab indicates negative meaning. -jure can be thought as JOR in hindi meaning pressure..so
GIVING UP UNDER PRESSURE is ABJURE added by visuh9 Edit Mnemonic +2 -2

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 (Tag: ) abjure sounds like "object" which both are the same in the meaning to renounce
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 (Tag: ) ab+chod--give up
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 (Tag: ) I SURE never believed in this crap!


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 (Tag: ) WoW: you don't want to conjure water but you abjure to do it.
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 (Tag: ) Take an oath in front of jury to denounce one's belief.


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ablution
washing

y (noun) the ritual washing of a priest's hands or of sacred vessels


The old priest went to the lake adjoining the temple to perform his morning ablutions before entering the shrine. -added by geeta_inlas The famous priest in the neighborhood goes to the banks of river ganga to conduct ablution. -added by priyavanjeri

-tagged by learner_md Ablution is a prerequisite to start any sacred work. WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for ablution

 (Tag: Global) ablution ~ a + blue + solution; just imagine some blue color solution used for washing
clothes. added by S Mnemonics for ablution

 (Tag: ) ab+solution sounds like blue solution,means pure water,which is used to wash yourself.
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Was this mnemonic useful ? antiseptic lotion.

 (Tag: ) take the suffix.lution sounds like lotion .so,i am washing(cleaning) the wound my some
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 (Tag: ablution=ritual of washin(with a blu solution) priest hands) a+blu+solution=detegent n its used to
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 (Tag: ) 'ablution' is 'a blue solution'. It's a sacred solution used by priests to wash their hands and temple
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 (Tag: English) ABlution=AB+pollution that means causing not pollution


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 (Tag: ) After finger painting I washed my hands but I forgot that I touched my face so I ended walking
around with A BLUE CHIN all day without even noticing added by Phoenix Edit Mnemonic +1 -3

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 (Tag: ) People believe they can obtain AB-so-LUTION(forgiveness for sins)by CLEANSING(Washing)
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 (Tag: ) AMITHAB BACHHAN APPLIES A LOTION BEFOR HIS ABLUTION(SINCE HE IS TREATED AS GOD)
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 (Tag: ) abolish poison


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abnegation
renunciation; self-sacrifice; self-abnegation

y (noun) renunciation of your own interests in favor of the interests of others


synonyms :denial , self-abnegation , self-denial , self-renunciation

The king's abnegation was as a result of the rising discontent among the people of the kingdom and not out of any goodwill of his own. -added by geeta_inlas King Siddhartha later known as Gautam Buddha practiced self-abnegation for the welfare of mankind. -added by priyavanjeri

-tagged by learner_md Mahatma Gandhi practiced abnegation to set India free from the shackles of British empire.

y (noun) the denial and rejection of a doctrine or belief


"abnegation of the Holy Trinity" The age of Enlightenment paved the way for the abnegation of religion. -added by geeta_inlas WordNet 3.0, 2006 by Princeton University. Selected Mnemonic for abnegation

 (Tag: Global) Ab-negate ~ relate negate to negative and ab to away. It implies subtracting something.
Subtracting (removing away) some important aspect of your life means sacrificing something. added by Administrator Mnemonics for abnegation

 (Tag: hindi) abnegate: ab+nahi+get; meaning giving up something


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 (Tag: Hindi) Ab-abishek, negation-negitive,,,," Abishekbachan sacrificed himself to do negitive role in


RAVAN as director requested him" added by AHR Edit Mnemonic +7 -3

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 (Tag: General) abnegation=ab+negation. negation part could be considered as saying negative answer.
when you say NO to something, you have rejected it or renounced it added by Nassim Edit Mnemonic +6 -2

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 (Tag: hindi+english) ab+negation..negation means negative or not..Even they dont like or not..
'ab'away..they give away.. they sacrifice. added by passionate Edit Mnemonic +5 -0

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 (Tag: ) abnegation= absent negotiation= when two lovers cant negotiate with their parents about their
love they have to self sacrifice for others added by usmledhk Edit Mnemonic +3 -2

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 (Tag: ) abnegation- abne-apne , gation sounds like nation..apne nation keliyemeneself sacrifice de diya
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 (Tag: ) Abnation is part of life in abbey(The dwelling place of society of monks and nuns.) Abbey can be
remembered by OBEY. (Monks and nuns obey the rule.) added by ria_anu123 Edit Mnemonic +1 -4

Was this mnemonic useful ? negation=self sacrifce

 (Tag: english) abnegation negation =negotiation usually during negotiation u have to sacficesumthng. so
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