GRE Word List

BOISTEROUS

violent; rough; noisy

The meaning of the word boisterous is violent; rough; noisy.

Random words

WordMeaning
felicityhappiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous
physiologicalpertaining to the science of the function of living organisms; N. physiology
healthfulconducive to good health; Ex. healthful mountain air
obscuredark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
minuteextremely small; CF. minutes: official record of the proceedings at a meeting
requiemmass for the dead; dirge
ferventardent; zealous; hot
fiendevil spirit; devil
broachintroduce as a subject; moot; open up
arcaneesoteric; secret; mysterious; known only to the initiated; Ex. arcane ritual; Ex. arcane process closed to the uninitiated listener