GRE Word List

BLASE

bored with pleasure or dissipation; uninterested or bored

The meaning of the word blase is bored with pleasure or dissipation; uninterested or bored.

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WordMeaning
nebuladiffuse mass of interstellar dust or gas; galaxy
skimread or glance through quickly; touch lightly in passing; brush; remove from the surface of a liquid
feudbitter prolonged quarrel (usually between two peoples or families); V. CF. Romeo and Juliet; CF. feudal, feudalism
unilateralone-sided; involving or affecting only one side; Ex. unilateral declaration
frivolouslacking in seriousness; flippant; self-indulgently carefree; unworthy of serious attention; relatively unimportant; trivial
irresoluteuncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
latentpresent but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
treatisearticle treating a subject systematically and thoroughly
siftput through a sieve to separate fine from coarse particles; sort or examine carefully
snivelcomplain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me.