GRE Word List


lacking originality, freshness, or novelty : trite

The meaning of the word banal is lacking originality, freshness, or novelty : trite.

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brittleeasily broken, cracked, or snapped
fancyto have a fancy (see fancy
mundaneof, relating to, or characteristic of the world
illusivebased on or producing illusion : illusory
pareto trim off an outside, excess, or irregular part of
inscrutablenot readily investigated, interpreted, or understood : mysterious
recreantcrying for mercy : cowardly
eulogistica commendatory oration or writing especially in honor of one deceased
fledglinga young bird just fledged (see fledge
forgea furnace or a shop with its furnace where metal is heated and wrought : smithy