GRE Word List

CHARY

cautious; unwilling to take risks; sparing or restrained about giving; OP. bold

The meaning of the word chary is cautious; unwilling to take risks; sparing or restrained about giving; OP. bold.

Random words

WordMeaning
inequityunfairness; ADJ. inequitable
deploreregret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
eccentricirregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
stagnant(of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
incontrovertibleindisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
unsullieduntarnished; CF. sully
posteritydescendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior
discountdisregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
exceptexclude; N. exception: objection; exclusion; ADJ. exceptional: unusual; of unusually high quality
catapultslingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult