GRE Word List

CHURLISH

boorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo

The meaning of the word churlish is boorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo.

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WordMeaning
remissnegligent; careless about a duty
humbleof low rank or position; modest; having a low opinion of oneself and a high opinion of others; unassuming; not proud; V. humiliate: make humble; cause to feel ashamed or to lose the respect of others
amenitiesconvenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
fancyimagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
urchinmischievous child (usually a boy); CF. urchin: hedgehog; CF. porcupine: pig with spikes ?; CF. sea urchin
draftfirst rough form; conscription; draught; V: make a draft of; conscript
extant(of something written or painted) still in existence
consensusgeneral agreement; opinion reached by a group
posteritydescendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior
congruencecorrespondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity