GRE Word List


marked by or given to censure (see censure

The meaning of the word censorious is marked by or given to censure (see censure.

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anecdotea usually short narrative of an interesting, amusing, or biographical incident
creepto move along with the body prone and close to the ground
vivaciouslively in temper, conduct, or spirit : sprightly
tethera line (as of rope or chain) by which an animal is fastened so as to restrict its range of movement
isthmusa narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
indeliblethat cannot be removed, washed away, or erased
emolumentthe returns arising from office or employment usually in the form of compensation or perquisites
babbleto talk enthusiastically or excessively
cowerto shrink away or crouch especially for shelter from something that menaces, domineers, or dismays