GRE Word List

AMENITIES

convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies

The meaning of the word amenities is convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies.

Random words

WordMeaning
lopsidedheavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
matrimonystate of being married
fumblemove the fingers and hands awkwardly (in search of something); mishandle or drop a ball that is in play; bungle; botch; spoil by mishandling; N.
shirkavoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
dauntintimidate; frighten; discourage; dishearten
anviliron block used in hammering out metals
agnosticone who is skeptical of the existence or knowability of a god or any ultimate reality
deviousroundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
intriguemake secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair
oglelook at amorously; make eyes at; Ex. old men ogling young girls