GRE Word List


likely to cause disagreement or argument

The meaning of the word contentious is likely to cause disagreement or argument.

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wrestto pull, force, or move by violent wringing or twisting movements
azurethe blue color of the clear sky
reaperone that reaps
unfalteringnot wavering or weakening : firm
palliddeficient in color : wan
scoffan expression of scorn, derision, or contempt : gibe
plebeiana member of the Roman plebs
idiosyncrasya peculiarity of constitution or temperament : an individualizing characteristic or quality
repelto drive back : repulse
jaundicedaffected with or as if with jaundice