GRE Word List

AIRY

of air; high in the air; lofty; immaterial; unreal

The meaning of the word airy is of air; high in the air; lofty; immaterial; unreal.

Random words

WordMeaning
chicanerytrickery; deception
valorbravery; ADJ. valiant: possessing valor; brave
gainsaydeny
advocacysupport; active pleading on behalf of someone or something
doctrinaireunable to compromise about points of doctrine; dogmatic; unyielding; marked by inflexible attachment to a doctrine without regard to its practical difficulties
spawnlay eggs (in large numbers); produce offspring (in large numbers); N: eggs of aquatic animals
revulsionsudden strong feeling of disgust; sudden violent change of feeling; negative reaction; Ex. revulsion from the scenes of torture
unbridledviolent; uncontrolled; Ex. unbridled rage/greed
alloymixture as of metals; something added that lowers in value or purity; V: mix; make less pure; lower in value or quality; spoil; CF. unalloyed: not in mixture with other maetals; pure; complete; unqualified; Ex. unalloyed happiness
exertioneffort; expenditure of much physical work; V. exert oneself: make a great effort