GRE Word List


pertaining to marriage

The meaning of the word conjugal is pertaining to marriage.

Random words

bandydiscuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with
capitulatesurrender; give up all resistance
detainkeep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
gestateevolve as in prenatal growth; N. gestation: period of development from conception until birth
painstakingtaking pains; showing hard work; taking great care; very careful and through
conspiracytreacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
craftskill (esp. with one's hands); skill in deceiving people; guile; ADJ. crafty: cleverly deceitful; cunning
annexattach; add to a large thing; take possession of; incorporate (territory) into a larger existing political unit (by force); N: building added to a large one
arraymarshal; draw up in order; arrange in order; clothe splendidly; adorn; N: fine clothes; ordered group; Ex. in battle array
retiringshy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality