GRE Word List

CHAMELEON

lizard that changes color in different situations

Chameleon Moving
Chameleon Moving

The meaning of the word chameleon is lizard that changes color in different situations.

Random words

WordMeaning
inanimatelifeless; not animate
tawdrycheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry
conformityharmony; agreement with established rules or customs; similarity; Ex. behave in conformity with; V. conform: be similar; act in agreement; comply; Ex. conform to the rule; CF. conformance
aromaticfragrant; having a sweet smell; N. aroma: strong pleasant smell
pandemoniumwild tumult(commotion); wild noisy disorder; CF. Paradise Lost
cholerichot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera
contrivedunnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
muskyhaving the odor of musk; N. musk: odorous substance secreted by an Asian deer
mustystale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist
subversivetending to overthrow or ruin; V. subvert: overthrow completely (an established system); destroy completely; CF. undermine ?