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opprobrium

Short Definition :

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

Definition
(noun) a state of extreme dishonor
Synonyms : infamy
Example Sentence
  • a date which will live in infamy
  • the name was a by-word of scorn and opprobrium throughout the city

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for opprobrium

If you take OPIUM(banned drug) you will be criticized, humiliated & put to shame.
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by arvind_4

oppROBrium..stress on rob..if u rob something ull be dishonoured
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by vickydgr8

'opprobrium' sounds similar to 'oppressed i am', thus dishonoured
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by asheq

Sounds similar to "approbation," which is an expression of praise. Opprobrium is the opposite: Disgrace, contempt, scorn.
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by KOGrad

Split word like this OPP_ROB_RIUM : if u ROB OPIUM then u will be criticized
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by caoboidibo

opprobrium = 'Oprah' disgraced' Brian' in the show :)
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by abba

op+prob+rium....opprobrium for problem maker
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by SHARIAR SIDDIQUI

Opium + Probe + Rob = Defame
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by fanatic

Opprobrium:Opp(Opposite)+Rob(Robbery),Just Imagine u had ROBbed urs neighbors house which which is Opposite to urs House,so ur going to face great disgrace(of arising from shameful conduct) form ur neighbours who r very close to u
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by misc

opprobrium: Opium+ Pro a pro who uses opium(drug) should feel ashamed of himself/herself==> public disgrace or reproach
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by hn15

Think "Opt to be Probed in my Rium" which just sounds disgraceful and like I would hate it.
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by Yank

split opprobrium as op+probe+xxx probe means to sensors on sea ground,that touch the ground to analyse. So probe menas to touch and approve. Op+probe is not to touch because u dont like it. vilify,infamy.
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by itgulpp

opulence

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) wealth as evidenced by sumptuous living
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for opulence

OPUL REMENBER OPEL AND LANCE MEANS LANCER CAR PEOPLE THOSE WHI HAS OPEL AND LANCER LIVE IN OPULANCE
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by darshanyo

Opulence rhymes with affluence.. which also means rich.. and you can also say that rich people have a lot of influence on people.. which also rhymes with opulence..
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by muffisoni

from opulance remember lancer car.only rich and luxiry people can purchase lancer.
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by gdabli

ordain

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) order by virtue of superior authority; decree
Synonyms : enact
Example Sentence
  • The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews
  • the legislature enacted this law in 1985

Definition
(verb) appoint to a clerical posts
Synonyms : consecrate , order , ordinate
Example Sentence
  • he was ordained in the Church

Definition
(verb) invest with ministerial or priestly authority
Example Sentence
  • The minister was ordained only last month

Definition
(verb) issue an order
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ordain

ORD + A + IN = ORDer A person to come IN
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by findktk

since its a holy order.. ordain = order by saints..
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by muffisoni

order dein..
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by RajeshBorkar

osseous

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) composed of or containing bone
Synonyms : bony , osteal
Example Sentence
  • osseous tissue

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for osseous

root word is OS-OS in a system is back bone of any computer. so its a bone
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by vivekvasagar

root word is os means "bone" and in sanskrit it's "asthi"
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by cp.jethani

aussie chicks give me a boner
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by friendofafriend

bones are the oosse inside ous
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by sansecretcp

sound like Aussie..made of bones
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by SHAKAL

aussies are very strong and hard like bone
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by harsha00711

ossify

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) become bony
Example Sentence
  • The tissue ossified

Definition
(verb) make rigid and set into a conventional pattern
Synonyms : petrify , rigidify
Example Sentence
  • rigidify the training schedule
  • ossified teaching methods
  • slogans petrify our thinking

Definition
(verb) cause to become hard and bony
Example Sentence
  • The disease ossified the tissue

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ossify

remember it with "fossil"--bodies become hard fossils(bones)
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by adityasree

root word is os means "bone" and in sanskrit it means "asthi".
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by cp.jethani

concentrate on "oss". its similar to "ooze" to freeze .something becomes hard or fixed
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by jananin

aussie chicks give me boner
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by friendofafriend

sound like Aussie..made of bones
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by SHAKAL

The oosse are harden like bones
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by sansecretcp

oss-stress it!!ox which is hard
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by crazylooks

ostensible

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) appearing as such but not necessarily so
Synonyms : apparent , seeming
Example Sentence
  • for all his apparent wealth he had no money to pay the rent
  • the committee investigated some apparent discrepancies
  • the ostensible truth of their theories
  • his seeming honesty

Definition
(adj) represented or appearing as such; pretended
Synonyms : ostensive
Example Sentence
  • His ostensible purpose was charity, his real goal popularity

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ostensible

People are "tense" when they appear to be something they're not.
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by Marise

O.S(operating system i.e cpu) TEN....ten operating systems...government offices have ten operating systems but none of them is working...hence all of them are ostensible...
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by nileshdive

OopS i'm not TENSed, (i am pretending)
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by amtsht

os+TENS+IBLE..FOCUS ON TENS..TENSE..well delievring your speech in assembly you appered tensed to me.
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by preetisoni2411

"Stencil"- the outline of something is what is apparent, seeming, professed
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by PAC001

os+TEN+sible = apparent TENdency.. not the actual reason..
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by muffisoni

ohhh you are looking tensed but i know you are not actually tensed
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by iet.saket@gmail.com

ostensible = pronunce it like off + tense + able. that is a person who using wrong tense while speaking ( off + tense = wrong tense) never admits his mistakes and acts like he is fluent . os(off) TENSE ible
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by arulmozhi

os(ofcourse+tensible) hope it works out :-)
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by Dhavalmaster

computer can support ten OS may be sensible(osten sible) but cannot be true.
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by sansecretcp

Os in hindi is drops of water. You see reflection in water is apparent and seeming. pretended.not real value or face
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by aroraraman309

as + tensible >>> the material luks tensible but actually its not.. its just APPEARING to be tensible...
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by RajeshBorkar

tendere-> to stretch,Bada chada ke dikhana.Similar word ,ostentatious, added
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