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impetuous

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) characterized by undue haste and lack of thought or deliberation
Example Sentence
  • a hotheaded decision
  • liable to such impulsive acts as hugging strangers
  • an impetuous display of spending and gambling
  • madcap escapades

Definition
(adj) marked by violent force
Example Sentence
  • impetuous heaving waves

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for impetuous

im(not)-pet-tuo(to)-us...a dog which is not our pet will be very VIOLENT and RASH.
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by kruthikamurthy

im+petu => i am petu (in hindi which means who eats a lot), so if you don't give me enough food, i'll get violent,harsh, rough etc.
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by cp.jethani

sounds like impatient, an impatient person will be impetuous
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by mwtatari

impetuous - imm+pet+u+ous means saying like "you are our pet", so the person will get violent and take hasty decision to beat you.
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by KM2009

Impetuous..I am Piitu (Hindi for Beat) uous = use (him)..That means I will beat him...Who says that?? One who is very violent..
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by Assiduous

IMPETUS = impulse. Impulsive decisions are IMPETUOUS.
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by dshefman

IM(not) petuous(pet)...an animal which is not pet is rash...
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by nileshdive

Impet ~ Impact uous means "full of" Full of Impact, very forceful
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by analaarun

IMPET--> impatience.. hence violent and rash
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by appropos

ek petu admi ne kaha "I AM NOT PETU".. the way he said is so violent,
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by t3rmin4t0r

IMPetuous -- IMPulse; reacting without thought
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by razorbacks090

impetuous,without thinking for sudden impact of somthing.doing things is rashly way
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by gdabli

imponderable

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a factor whose effects cannot be accurately assessed
Example Sentence
  • human behavior depends on many imponderables

Definition
(adj) difficult or impossible to evaluate with precision
Example Sentence
  • such imponderable human factors as aesthetic sensibility

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for imponderable

IM + PONDERABLE sounds like IM + POUNDS = w/o pounds = weightless
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by iamkrazee

IM means UN....... PONDER means THINK...... pondeerable-Capable of being "thought/considered/weighed........ so imponderable means..... Difficult or impossible to evaluate with precision
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by pankajgoyal

imponderable=i+m+pond+erable......."OMG!I M in a pond..and i m floating like a tube as if i am WEIGHTLESS...how cum?"....even experts CANNOT EVALUATE on this magical pond WITH PRECISION..........:)
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by verbal800

split it as IM(in)+POND(ER)+ABLE....therefore IN PONDS u'll be ABLE to find fish which are WEIGHTLESS
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by imajeeth

u cant calculate the natural value given by a 'pond'. so 'imponderable' is which cant be valued.
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by ashish_ars

importune

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) beg persistently and urgently
Synonyms : insist
Example Sentence
  • I importune you to help them

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for importune

Im (not) + portune (fortune). Someone who doesn't have fortune BEGS PERSISTANTLY.
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by nic42991

Some countries have great misfortune because they have to beg for everything, such as food,electricity,etc. They have to plead to other countries for their necessities.
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by KM2009

Imp+or+tune: Relate the word with IMPLORE. Hence importune is to implore or beg
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by tenzingocha

When you hear the word "IMPORTUNE", think about "INTO TOON" A kid, that is so into cartoons, begs his mother to let him watch his/her fav show, becoz it's urgent. and won't sleep without watching it.
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by ro0oney

remember"import"from importune... all countries beg & import petrol from saudi.
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by annamaneni

IMPORTUNE is to IMPLORE because of bad FORTUNE.
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by dshefman

Importune sounds like Important. If the thing is important for you....you might as well beg for it!
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by myth17

Important things are worth nagging and begging for.
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by Marise

unfortunate
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by digi123

IMPORT & TUNE. These days young kids are BEGGING their parents to IMPORT and TUNE MOTORCYCLES.
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by menon_ranjit

Think of Chinese people begging to import their stuff to the US
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by gennx01

imprecation

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the act of calling down a curse that invokes evil (and usually serves as an insult)
Synonyms : malediction
Example Sentence
  • he suffered the imprecations of the mob

Definition
(noun) a slanderous accusation
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for imprecation

IMPRECATION=IM-PRAY-cation. The prefix IM- means opposite. The opposite of PRAY is CURSE (The latin root word "precari" means pray).
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by dshefman

im+precation(relate it to precaution.....so you must take a precaution before saying somebody a curse, or using any offensive word.
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by preetisoni2411

sounds a lot like IMPLICATION...one must tihnk of the implications before cursing.. :|
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by shailesh.kakkar

I M PREGNANT....u deceived me and hence Its my imprecation that ur life will be ruined
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by nileshdive

improvising prev mnemonic..., im + Precation. im and precaution. U must take precautions before cursing someone, else it may back fire.
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by kartextremes

YOU MUST take a precaution to SWEAR in front of someone, as swear is considered a offensive word in civilized society.
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by preetisoni2411

A Flamabble substance without any (IM)PRECA(u)TION given is a CURSE in disguise..!!
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by jammy4u

May your daughter be IMPREGNATED by a sea slug
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by Jackery

We must have an imprecation - our vaCATION was supposed to be IMPossible to wREck
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by karenrw

If u negatively rate this mnemonic, u will b cursed.
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by FBK

the word sounds like im+ prick + cation. to prick is to hurt/decieve someone.
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by suryan

impregnable

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with
Example Sentence
  • an impregnable fortress
  • fortifications that made the frontier inviolable
  • a secure telephone connection

Definition
(adj) capable of conceiving
Synonyms : conceptive

Definition
(adj) incapable of being overcome, challenged or refuted
Synonyms : inexpugnable
Example Sentence
  • an impregnable argument
  • impregnable self-confidence

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for impregnable

im-pregnable = cannot be made pregnant , In early days there used to be iron clothings around chaste maidens' waste so that they can not be made pregnant by strangers. thus these women were impregnable= invulnerable
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by chandrima

im-'not'+pregnable sounds similar to pregnant.so if u are pregnant u cant withstand attacks and if u are IMPREGNABLE you are ABLE TO WITHSTAND ATTACK
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by imajeeth

Im+Pregnable= read like not+pregnant. When women are pregant,they become vulnerable to death. so impregnable means invulnerable
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by sayem127

impregnable----im(imposibble) pregnable(pregnant) so she cannot be raped..she cannot be attacked..thus invulnerable :)
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by vamsikrrish17

impugn

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) attack as false or wrong
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for impugn

pugn is root word meaning fight...(for eg ..pugnacious means quarrelsome) so impugn means sense of contradicting in order to cause a dispute
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by vishvodhay

im + PUGN ~ pugn looks like pungaa(hindi); NOW think of a person who is habitual of taking PUNGAA, he will always CONTRADICT people, and will always CHALLENGE others (impugn others).
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by preetisoni2411

Im (not) pugn (pun). A pun is usually funny, but impugn is the opposite; it means to dispute or contradict; challange.
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by nic42991

We know PUGNACITY as "PUNGA CITY" pugn means "attack" ...and impugn means to attack with words or arguments...!
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by baseguitar

a im"PUG"n cannot attack..so an attack done by him is a false attack.
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by jazzy

PEUN(drunken in marathi)..im peun means i m not drunken...you are fighting with your father that you are not drunken..hence proving his allegations false
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by nileshdive

IMPUGN is the opposite of IMPUNITY.
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by dshefman

When you impugn one's integrity, you put them IN POO.
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by Jackery

impugn..im-not...'pug'..imagine ur dad promised to present u a pug dog on ur bday..instead he bot some other dog..den wat u wud do..u wud QUESTION ur dad and attak it to be wrong
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by amarendar

i am a PUG and can only ataack VERBALLY by barking
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by joxeusindia

Concentrate on PUGNA -- If some one says you look like a PUG (Vodafone Ad dog) -- You ll say NAh!! and contradict him/ attack him saying it is false
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