GRE Word List


extremely or utterly foolish or silly

The meaning of the word asinine is extremely or utterly foolish or silly.

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hirelinga person who serves for hire especially for purely mercenary motives
stridentcharacterized by harsh, insistent, and discordant sound
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
bookishof or relating to books
galea strong current of air:
pittancea small portion, amount, or allowance
complacencyself-satisfaction especially when accompanied by unawareness of actual dangers or deficiencies
semblanceoutward and often specious appearance or show : form
gadflyany of various flies (such as a horsefly, botfly, or warble fly) that bite or annoy livestock