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oblivious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) (followed by `to' or `of') lacking conscious awareness of
Synonyms : unmindful
Example Sentence
  • oblivious of the mounting pressures for political reform
  • oblivious to the risks she ran
  • not unmindful of the heavy responsibility

Definition
(adj) failing to keep in mind
Synonyms : forgetful
Example Sentence
  • forgetful of her responsibilities
  • oblivious old age

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for oblivious

It is obvious to be oblivious when keeping too much info in mind.
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by gunjanshah

somethings are so OBVIOUS that you take them for granted, thus oblivious to it
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by sridif

it is obvious that while writing oblivious we forget l....
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by isabella swan

Oblivious can be remembered from "Oblivion" which means something which has been forgotton!
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by myth17

oblibious - bob leave ous forgetful for his marriage.
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by sansecretcp

obviously he was on leave so he is not aware of whats going on
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by yusufwagh

obloquy

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) state of disgrace resulting from public abuse
Synonyms : opprobrium

Definition
(noun) a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for obloquy

etymologically OB-'against' and LOQUY-'talk'. Therefore OBLOQUY means to TALK AGAINST SOMEONE,i.e. SLANDER
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by imajeeth

THE WORD SOUNDs LIKE IN HINDI WEN WE DO A WRONG THING AND THEN THINK AND SAY"ab loki[people] kya kahenge"
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by archana bedi

break its pronunciation as..."wo+blow+ki"= agar load shedding ho to jo candle blow kar de...she grings disgrace and infamy upon herself.
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by nehaMD

ALL BLOCK WE
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by Jackery

o blue guy(obloquy) blue cross will save animals but misinterpreted to find fault on others
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by sansecretcp

well divide it as "a" " blow" "thee" which means a blow to something i.e infamy
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by udai_riddle04

think of it as making an oblique (sideways) reference to someone, or slandering
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by Vocatone

obnoxious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) causing disapproval or protest
Synonyms : objectionable
Example Sentence
  • a vulgar and objectionable person

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for obnoxious

Hayden recently said Bhajji an 'obnoxious weed' pertaining to the event of him calling symonds a monkey.
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by kartextremes

ob(viously)+noxiousi.e offensive
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by crazylooks

ab aur nahi .. i will protest
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by SHAKAL

"noxious" means physical/mental injury. So Obnoxios means aao-injury which is not approvable.
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by rishabhagl

AGAIN THE ROOT NOX ...means harm...so some gases are very harmful/ or a person who is offensive can be HARMFUL to us.
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by preetisoni2411

if asked again will knock us.(offensive disagree)
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by sansecretcp

noxious means harmful....so noxious talks r always offensive
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by er.amit.1jan

abe no oxigen(obnoxious) h sas kaise lega jo hmare liye hanikark h
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by GORAMANISH

ob-NOX-ious NOX are harmful gases which causes pollution of environment so emission of these gases should be objected
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by deepak553906

obsequious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery
Definition
(adj) attentive in an ingratiating or servile manner
Example Sentence
  • obsequious shop assistants

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for obsequious

or obse(ssed)-Qui( yes in frech)-ous=always obsessed with saying yes to it all
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by otimuz

ob + SEQUI + ous .. sequi means sequence where one thing "follows" the other.. and servants follow what their masters say..
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by muffisoni

seq = Suck, uio = Your, us = Ass. He sucks your ass, therefore he's obsequious.
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by avner

Think "seek" because when you seek something you show attentiveness to find it.
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by Yank

sounds like AP+SEEK+QUOUS.......when you seek help,you are attentive and your manner is servile
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by nileshdive

ob ( to) sequi ( to follow) and ous ( full of) so obsequious is full of following after
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by userdce

in hindi 'oab seakh ese' If u wanna learn anything u shoult be attentive
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by chaiturockz

Sounds like obedient. obsequious obedient servants
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by mariaddipaolo

obsequious - obey sequence of work in office(obedience, dutiful).
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by sansecretcp

OBSESSION: The domination of one's thought; OBSEQUIOUS: The domination of one's respect (over-respect)
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by pulkitg

ab(ob)se qosis karunga aisa bol ke chaplusi karte ho father se ye obsequious hai.
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by Priyadarshi

ob+serious = not really serious
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by ksubbian

Imagine a boy or Suise Q obse(ssed) with boot licking her king's sexual needs (I know...);
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by otimuz

Latin: Ob = after and sequi = follow. Think “follower”, with sequi as “sequence”
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by a.gupta

Note: suffix 'ious' means full of..Ob (obey) + seq(seek)+ u+ ious= if u are full of seeking to obey then u are submissive
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by Walkingdictionary

obstinate in getting a yes (qui) from everyone
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by atiffva

O(office mein) B(boss ki) SEQ(secretary)kaan lagake sunti hai meaning she listens slavishly to him.
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by skyfall

obstinate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) persist stubbornly
Example Sentence
  • he obstinates himself against all rational arguments

Definition
(adj) tenaciously unwilling or marked by tenacious unwillingness to yield
Synonyms : stubborn , unregenerate

Definition
(adj) stubbornly persistent in wrongdoing
Synonyms : cussed , obdurate , unrepentant

Definition
(adj) resistant to guidance or discipline
Synonyms : contrary , perverse , wayward
Example Sentence
  • Mary Mary quite contrary
  • an obstinate child with a violent temper
  • a perverse mood
  • wayward behavior

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for obstinate

obs+tin+ate he ate tin so he is stubborn fellow as he is hard to control
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by manojmvsr

ob+stin+ate.. stin means to stand.. and a stubborn person will always stand by his view..
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by muffisoni

obs+tin(ate), obsessive teens,they are stubborn,hard to control
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by SilverLines

ob-steyn-ate.. remember dale steyn.. hez a very stubborn bowler. keeps staring nd taunting at batsmen
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by saif_mohmd

un - abstain (unable to control )
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by arbitrary.contrivance

A tin is hard so obs 'tin' ate .. hard headed
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by sunilwritesgre

sounds like ABSTAIN from change of opinion;unyielding
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by sainathreddy92

to b thin stubborn not to ate
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by sansecretcp

obstreperous

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) noisily and stubbornly defiant
Example Sentence
  • obstreperous boys

Definition
(adj) boisterously and noisily aggressive
Example Sentence
  • kept up an obstreperous clamor

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for obstreperous

the word can be broken into ob+STREET+PERU..streets in peru are very noisy because of traffic.
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by viveksa7

obstetrician is the one who deliver babies...obstreperous sounds like obste+pair ous so pairing all those obstreticians and delivering the babies all at a time then all the babies after deliever they make a lot of noise....
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by rizvi

OBSTRE- word is used for small babies in obstretrician. Small babies are very noisy and bossy(they want things done their way).
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by demondivyesh

strepsil (medicine) cures uncontrolled sore throat or blocked nose
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by namaskar

read as 'ob(obviously)+ stereo(stre)+ per(perous) songs sunege ' so it causes noise
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by abhizone

ob( oppose) + streper ( stripper) + ous (us-our). = ppl opposed to have strippers as their neighbors by making noisy protest.
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by fera5

obstreperous=obviously strep(sils)removes kich kich...i.e boisterous
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by crazylooks

Ob(out )+stre(stream)+perous(pore)---give loud noise as it gushes out..
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by rakei

AP+STRIP erous....when u strip, the crowd turns obstreperous
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by nileshdive

ob+stre+perous obscenely putting on the stereo high which is porous to ears
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by meerz

abe strip karege thn ppl ll roar.make noise
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by kitty13

obst(inate) + reper(rapper) is quite noisy and stubbornly defiant
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by pacdee

Ma kan mod degi if you disobey
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by anubhavsingh

lassitude is an "attitude" which forces us to drink "LASSI".
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by roark

obs(absolute)+tre(tree)+perous(peru tree)...monkey have climbed the peru tree...its boisterous and noisy
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by elixir

Obstreperous - when you're trespassing you need to be very silent and not boisterous
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by kushal710

obstreperous = ob + strep + per +o +us; reversely strip per on us i.e we are going to make more noise for this teachers are doing this to us..
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by shaktipada

of + strapper + ous ---> Unfortunately the people with psychological disorder are sometimes bound with straps. And they are sometimes very noisy too. :(
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by divine_sword

noisy and uncontrollable when yu go steeper in mountain or hight
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by sansecretcp

ob-STREP(sils) orous we take strepsils when ve have a noisy cough that is difficult to control
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by sainathreddy92

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