GRE Word List

BRAWN

human muscle; muscular strength; sturdiness

The meaning of the word brawn is human muscle; muscular strength; sturdiness.

Random words

WordMeaning
premeditateplan in advance; Ex. premeditated murder
ostracizebanish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
wagshake repeatedly from side to side; Ex. The dog wagged its tail; N: humorous person; wit
gratisfree; without charge; ADJ.
punditauthority on a subject; expert; learned person
deviousroundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
aspireseek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
concordatformal agreement
nebulousvague; hazy; cloudy; of a nebula; Ex. nebulous proposal
acute(of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain