GRE Word List


being hardened and thickened

The meaning of the word callous is being hardened and thickened.

Random words

mauvea moderate purple, violet, or lilac color
bacchanaliana Roman festival of Bacchus celebrated with dancing, song, and revelry
celibateof, relating to, or characterized by celibacy:
florescencea state or period of flourishing
varnisha liquid preparation that when applied to a surface dries to form a hard lustrous typically transparent coating
bombardmenta late medieval cannon used to hurl large stones
haltingmarked by a lack of sureness or effectiveness
babbleto talk enthusiastically or excessively
vulgarlacking in cultivation, perception, or taste : coarse