GRE Word List


friendly, sociable, and congenial

The meaning of the word amiable is friendly, sociable, and congenial.

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pronouncedstrongly marked : decided
deadpanmarked by an impassive matter-of-fact manner, style, or expression
metaphora figure of speech in which a word or phrase literally denoting one kind of object or idea is used in place of another to suggest a likeness or analogy between them (as in drowning in money)
probityadherence to the highest principles and ideals : uprightness
discourseverbal interchange of ideas
tortuousmarked by repeated twists, bends, or turns : winding
oustto remove from or dispossess of property or position by legal action, by force, or by the compulsion of necessity
implyto express indirectly
defoliateto deprive of leaves especially prematurely
allureto entice by charm or attraction