GRE Word List

BELLICOSE

warlike

The meaning of the word bellicose is warlike.

Random words

WordMeaning
spasmodicfitful; periodic; of or like a spasm; N. spasm: sudden involuntary muscular contraction; sudden burst of energy or emotion
abashembarrass
brocaderich, figured(patterned) fabric
aliasan assumed name esp. by a criminal (usually to mislead people); ADV. alias
redundantsuperfluous; more than is necessary; verbose; excessively wordy; repetitious
innocuousharmless
captiontitle; chapter heading; text under illustration
hypnosisinduced sleeping state; ADJ. hypnotic; V. hypnotize
prehensilecapable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
gapeopen widely; open the mouth wide; stare wonderingly with the mouth open; CF. agape