GRE Word List


unconventional (in an artistic way)

The meaning of the word bohemian is unconventional (in an artistic way).

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abrasiverubbing away; tending to grind down
iridescentexhibiting rainbowlike colors; Ex. iridescent oil slick; N. iridescence
finishedproperly made and complete; Ex. finished product/performance
barterertrader; V. barter: trade; exchange good for other goods rather than money
beholdenobligated; indebted; owing thanks; obliged or indebted from gratitude
aquilinecurved; hooked; of or like an eagle; Ex. aquiline nose
timbrequality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
anomalousabnormal; irregular
pretentiousostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art
patrimonyproperty inherited from a father