GRE Word List


fleshly; sensual; concerning the desires of the body

The meaning of the word carnal is fleshly; sensual; concerning the desires of the body.

Random words

planecarpenter's tool for smoothing and leveling wood; V. CF. flat
cleavesplit or sever; cling to; remain faithful to; N. cleavage; ADJ. cloven
allureentice; attract; tempt
balefulevil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
thriftycareful about money; economical; N. thrift
avidgreedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity
wizenedshriveled; withered; Ex. wizened apple/old lady
improvidentthriftless; not providing for the future
confidentialspoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
dys-abnormal; impaired