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foible

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a behavioral attribute that is distinctive and peculiar to an individual
Synonyms : idiosyncrasy , mannerism

Definition
(noun) the weaker part of a sword's blade from the forte to the tip
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for foible

Fail to be able.. so you have a weakness or slight fault at something
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by imajeeth

consider the letters F+O+I+B+L+E..they stand for Fault+Oddity+Idiosyncrasy+Blemish+Limitation+Eccentricity..all of the same meaning
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by ggauravr

similar to feeble thus enfeeeble and weakness
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by logic87

FOe in Bible would have a weak character
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by ilarum

foist

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) to force onto another
Example Sentence
  • He foisted his work on me

Definition
(verb) insert surreptitiously or without warrant
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for foist

when you hoist the flag improperly, it is called foist.
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by kartextremes

fOist fist-o......try to imagine like...u r trying to insert a pen into a tightly closed fist...but u could not... 'o' is the expression that u wer not happy with that... so the meanin is...INSERT IMPROPERLY...(you are trying to insert by force)
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by Administrator

foist sounds like hoist (meaning : raised, common usage : flag hoisting) - he gave his career a "hoist" by "foist-ing" his work on a hardworking colleague
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by khushi5

foist -- sounds like forest -- if you "insert into the forest improperly" animals gonna eat you :)
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by somabrata

FOIST....Force Or Impose unjuSTifiably
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by Keerti Sekhar Sahoo

foist = force insert
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by nttrung143

you will do it "O" I "FIST" you ?
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by CRAZY HEAD

fOist....inserting sumthng forcefully in fist and trying to resist it. o is d sound by d one who is inserting...it means unnecessary forcing or thrust
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by rahulmertia

Foist:"Forcefully"+"Insert"
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by melancholica

Full into + Resist. I inserted my penis full into her vagina but she resists. Think I've inserted it improperly.
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by shadip

foul insert
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by SAHADAT

foment

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) try to stir up public opinion
Synonyms : agitate , stir up

Definition
(verb) bathe with warm water or medicated lotions
Example Sentence
  • His legs should be fomented

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for foment

Foam starts to appear once you profusely foment (stir up) a soapy hot water bucket(2nd meaning ).
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by nic42991

Science students can easily remember it as it sounds similar to fermentation.. and stirring is an important part of fermentation process.
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by Administrator

f[oment] => moment. In dynamic kinetics, moment incite wheel to rotate.
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by pateheo

FIRST - MOMENT...the initial or first moments of any successful person began with motivation
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by saikiran

when a dog "foams at" the mouth it is "agitated"
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by Suikurai

foment rhymes with torment... when you torment someone, you stir anger up anger in the person.
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by Maijid

sounds like ferment....when you ferment something you apply warmth to it(by keeping it in a cloth or closed vessel)
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by nileshdive

foment sounds like ferment
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by aroraraman309

a batsman comes into form(sounds like foam) when he is INSPIRED by some one
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by cnbhaskar55

STIRRING UP a soapy hot water bucket PROMOTES/INCITE the growth of FOAM.
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by lebshah

stop stirring up eggs for a moment(foment) and add flour
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by ayca

sounds like tournments where players usually stir up and get instigated
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by mm0303

extract the word "Foam" and think of the Foam used in fire extinguishers to put out a fire->Foment means to instigate,cause to burn,...
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by melancholica

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by melancholica

foolhardy

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences
Synonyms : heady , rash , reckless
Example Sentence
  • foolhardy enough to try to seize the gun from the hijacker
  • became the fiercest and most reckless of partisans
  • a reckless driver
  • a rash attempt to climb Mount Everest

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for foolhardy

Foolishly hard.
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by saikiran

A fool and hardy sailor would take the risk of sailing in a bad weather.
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by NikhilAgl

Laurell and hardy were foolhardy
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by ksameer_coep

remember from (hardy boys) in wwe sport they are always rash
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by saravpreet.302

fool: stupid hardy: courage foolhardy means courage in a stupid way -> disregard all possibly badconsequences
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by huongvan

imagine Laurel tells his partner:"don't be a Fool Hardy, its very dangerous"...remember how reckless those two were in their hilarious comedy
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by melancholica

FOOLHARDY = HARDLY A FOOL = COURAGEOUS AND BOLD
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by biotechlover

foppish

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) affecting extreme elegance in dress and manner
Synonyms : dandified , dandyish

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for foppish

fop-ish = pop (fop) - ish ; those boys who are in pop music are over dressed … they have a very bad sense of dressing but they think that they are looking cool !!!!
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by khushi5

Foppish- First year mein follow(fo) Pant(p), tie(pi) and Shirt(sh) - says seniors
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by Aps

eg:buppilahari,buppi :foppish
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by akshi

forbearance

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence
Synonyms : longanimity , patience

Definition
(noun) a delay in enforcing rights or claims or privileges; refraining from acting
Example Sentence
  • his forbearance to reply was alarming

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for forbearance

FOR BEARing something such as requires PATIENCE
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by ronikvnandavanam

FOR + BEARING ... What is needed for bearing some uninteresting stuff ? --- PATIENCE
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by saikiran

split it as FOR+BEAR+ANCE...'for'getting the 'beer' frm de shop we shld have PATIENCE
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by imajeeth

FOUR BEARS want to DANCE, but must wait their turn on the dance card.
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by Jackery

i can bear to wait for you (bear for you) ... so i am patient
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by digi123

4 bears (animal) are under the tree on which u are hiding,, u need a lot of patience, to wait for them to leave
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by saurabhkumar87

Bear means::Put up with something or somebody unpleasant. I cannot bear this GRE vocab anymore. My head is going to implode...So Forbearance = 4 * bear. That's lot of patience.
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by subhasish

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