GRE Word List
Call meaning | Call in a Sentence | Most common words in English #shorts
Call meaning | Call in a Sentence |...
The meaning of the word callow is youthful; immature; inexperienced.
|phlegmatic||calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract|
|decry||express strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films|
|repine||fret; complain; be annoyed; Ex. repine over the undone work|
|crotchety||(of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion|
|sprout||begin to grow; give off shoots or buds; N: new growth on a plant; shoot|
|catapult||slingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult|
|sanguine||optimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red|
|ingrained||deeply established; firmly rooted; Ex. ingrained dirt/prejudice|
|lookout||act of keeping watch; high place commanding a wide view; person who keeps watch|