GRE Word List

CALLOW

lacking adult sophistication : immature

The meaning of the word callow is lacking adult sophistication : immature.

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lubricateto make smooth or slippery
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ennuia feeling of weariness and dissatisfaction : boredom
capaciouscontaining or capable of containing a great deal
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hindrancethe state of being interfered with, held back, or slowed down : the state of being hindered
incurto become liable or subject to : bring down upon oneself
cadencethe beat, time, or measure of rhythmical motion or activity
snuffleto snuff or sniff usually audibly and repeatedly