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innocuous

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) not injurious to physical or mental health
Definition
(adj) not causing disapproval
Synonyms : unobjectionable
Example Sentence
  • it was an innocuous remark
  • confined himself to innocuous generalities
  • unobjectionable behavior

Definition
(adj) lacking intent or capacity to injure
Synonyms : innocent
Example Sentence
  • an innocent prank

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for innocuous

in(not)+nocuous(noxious)........ means not noxious......something which is not noxious is harmless...
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by channu

innocuous ~ innocent
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by pateheo

Although some spiders are POISONOUS, most of them are INNOCUOUS (harmless)
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by hitman009

Nokia+Us- Amongst 'fell' phones, Nokia is the most harmless to Us.
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by pcsjith

He is locked IN the box and he KNOCKS TO US, but we ignore him because he is now harmless.
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by Jackery

INjury NO COw tO US ...no injury is given to us by cow
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by Aps

in + no + c + u + ous >>> means u do not have an eye on us.. so u r not harmful to us..
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by RajeshBorkar

"Innocuous" is closely related, in both origin and meaning, to "innocent"
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by rashik10

Innocuous: ENO (antacid) quon US mein nahi lete log, ye to completely HARMLESS hai.
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by RKA-CE-9910827111-Delhi

Innocuous= I NO KILL US :-)
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by Enigmaticguitar

In-Noc(sounds like Knock "knock the door" to come inside) If someone knocks to come inside then he is harmless. Harmful people just barged in.
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by varun.nayyar

innuendo

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) an indirect (and usually malicious) implication
Synonyms : insinuation

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for innuendo

INN(loopala)ENDO UNDI...hint lies inside something
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by gykk4u

"The salesman was making innuendos towards our 16 year old daughter" is salesman ne ladki chhedi, INNU UNDE(eggs) maaro.....
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by pankajgoyal

ok this is poor but does the job....you go for a stay in an INN but U END up washing kitchen utensils...what does it imply? you had no money to pay!!
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by ashay.ut

INN(inside)ENDO(inside)something is there inside..usually hint lies inside something
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by gykk4u

another one...in the song IN THE END by Linkin Park, it implies that he has lost something which he had tried so hard to get
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by ashay.ut

innuendo -> i + knew + end... how does one manage to guess the end result?? from the "hints" provided.. thus innuendo means hints..
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by deepster89

in(to, toward) + nuere[to nod.] An indirect or subtle, usually derogatory implication in expression
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by Administrator

IN the END u get Offended
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by 1.6k

INN(shirt ki inn)+U+ENDO....you end doing inn of your shirt because soon you are going to be a beggar...It,s a kind of remark or hint....
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by nileshdive

in+nuen+do--- IN church NUN(nuen) gave me a HINT to DO work(eg: start singing the prayer , ring the bells)
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by nikhilparasher

inquisitive

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) showing curiosity
Example Sentence
  • if someone saw a man climbing a light post they might get inquisitive
  • raised a speculative eyebrow

Definition
(adj) inquiring or appearing to inquire
Example Sentence
  • an inquiring look
  • the police are proverbially inquisitive

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for inquisitive

IN+QUIZ+itive, contestents IN a QUIZ are eager for knowledge.
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by findktk

Curiously (INQUI-sitive) Inquiring and (in-QUIS-itive) Questioning
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by dare4naggy@gmail.com

inquisitor

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a questioner who is excessively harsh
Synonyms : interrogator

Definition
(noun) an official of the ecclesiastical court of the Inquisition
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for inquisitor

INQUISITOR - sounds like in-quiz-itor, so someone in a quiz who asks questions, is a questioner.
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by mayurborgaonkar

INQUISOTOR-one who is INQUISitive, always asks questions , he is a QUESTIONER.
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by imajeeth

The later part rhymes as visitor, usually tend to be harsh & questions a lot in school and colleges hence called 'investigator'.
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by gunjanshah

poppy
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by heta

insalubrious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) detrimental to health
Synonyms : unhealthful , unhealthy

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for insalubrious

salu = healthy (salu for salman khan is very healthy)... insalubrious = not friend of salu... not healthy
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by hiraditya

salu for salman khan is VERY HEALTHY... in(NOT)salubrious who doesn’t have health as that of SALMAN...IS NOT HEALTHY
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by lebshah

compare it to 'Saloon' which is an unhealthy place.
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by rizvi

insALUbrious - rememeber alu (potato).. eating aloo everyday is not good for health
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by LuvMnemonic

using Saulab Sauchalya(public toilet) is not healthy.. hope u get it !!
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by ravichandra444

insatiable

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) impossible to satisfy
Synonyms : insatiate , unsatiable
Example Sentence
  • an insatiate appetite
  • an insatiable demand for old buildings to restore
  • his passion for work was unsatiable

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for insatiable

in(means not)+satia(ble).satiSFIED..SO someone who is NOT satisfied.
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by preetisoni2411

sate or satiate means to satisfy; therefore IN SATIATE means that can NOT be satisfied!
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by rashik10

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