GRE Word List

BOOKISH

fond of books and reading

The meaning of the word bookish is fond of books and reading.

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WordMeaning
virilemanly; having masculine spirit or strength; full of strength
gleambrief flash of light; glow; V.
insularitynarrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; isolated; narrow-minded; CF. peninsula
patoislocal or provincial dialect
mentorcounselor; teacher
institutionalizemake into an institution; put or confine in an institution
irreproachablebeyond reproach; blameless; impeccable; Ex. irreproachable conduct
piqueirritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
lowmoo; make the sound of a cow
inclineslope; slant; Ex. steep incline