GRE Word List

BOVINE

cowlike; placid and dull; slow-thinking; calm

The meaning of the word bovine is cowlike; placid and dull; slow-thinking; calm.

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WordMeaning
nectardrink of the gods; sweet liquid collected by bees
detachedemotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
notableconspicuous; worthy of note; remarkable; important; distinguished; noted
parquetfloor made of wood strips inlaid in a mosaic like matter; CF. strip: long narrow piece
unwarrantedunjustified; having no justification; groundless; baseless; undeserved
vivaciouslively or animated; sprightly
impietyirreverence; lack of respect for God or piety
defunctdead; no longer in use or existence
queryinquiry; question; V.
aproposwith reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.