Worthless and more

abysmal
(v)
ǝb-IZ-mǝl
Meaning

1. extremely deep

1st Sample Sentence

1. The wreck of the Titanic was finally found in the abysmal depths of the north Atlantic.

2nd Meaning

2. extremely poor in quality

2nd Sample Sentence

2. His first three films were brilliant, but his most recent one is abysmal.

Root

a (without)#byssos (bottom) (Greek)

Synonyms

abysmal, execrable

Mnemonics

a+bys (take dis as 20 i.e. bees in hindi)+mal (take it as mile). ao a 20 mile deep pit in the ground looks like its bottomless bys. sounds like base. a-base. no base. so bottomless

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