GRE Word List


clever or artful skill : ingenuity

The meaning of the word artifice is clever or artful skill : ingenuity.

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qualifiedfitted (as by training or experience) for a given purpose : competent
nubileof marriageable condition or age
detainto hold or keep in or as if in custody
liquidateto determine by agreement or by litigation the precise amount of (indebtedness, damages, or accounts)
aplombcomplete and confident composure or self-assurance : poise
extolto praise highly : glorify
exiguousexcessively scanty : inadequate
brusquemarkedly short and abrupt
biliousof or relating to a yellow or greenish fluid that is secreted by the liver and that aids especially in the emulsification and absorption of fats : of or relating to bile (see bile