GRE Word List

ATTENTIVE

alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration

Attention meaning | Attention in a ...
Attention meaning | Attention in a Sentence | Most common words in English #shorts

The meaning of the word attentive is alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration.

Random words

WordMeaning
raconteurstory-teller; one who tells stories with wit and skill
emollientsoothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
deliberateconsider; ponder; ADJ: done on purpose; slow
muskyhaving the odor of musk; N. musk: odorous substance secreted by an Asian deer
monotonysameness leading to boredom; monotonousness; ADJ. monotonous; CF. monotone
searburn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither
inerrancyinfallibility
desperadoreckless, desperate outlaw
pristineunspoiled; remaining in a pure state; characteristic of earlier times; primitive; Ex. an old book in pristine condition
proteanable to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will