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GRE Word List

CIRCUITOUS

roundabout

The meaning of the word circuitous is roundabout.

Random words

WordMeaning
embittermake bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
impersonalnot being a person; not showing personal feelings; Ex. impersonal force/manner/organization
dichotomydivision into two opposite parts; split; branching into two parts (especially contradictory ones)
resumptiontaking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
conceitvanity or self-love; too high opinion of one's own value; extravagant metaphor (in poetry)
metemeasure; distribute; administer; Ex. mete out justice/punishment
retrieverecover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation
groovelong narrow channel made in a surface to guide the movement of something; Ex. groove of the record
astringentbinding; causing contraction (stopping bleeding); harsh or severe; stringent; Ex. astringent criticism
pestletool for mashing or grinding substances in a hard bowl or mortar