GRE Word List

CONTRIVED

having an unnatural or false appearance or quality : artificial

The meaning of the word contrived is having an unnatural or false appearance or quality : artificial.

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WordMeaning
brawlto quarrel or fight noisily : wrangle
nugatoryof little or no consequence : trifling
cohereto hold together firmly as parts of the same mass
importuneto press or urge with troublesome persistence
pensivemusingly or dreamily thoughtful
cessationa temporary or final ceasing (as of action) : stop
warymarked by keen caution, cunning, and watchfulness especially in detecting and escaping danger
inclinedhaving inclination, disposition, or tendency
motilitythe quality or state of being motile : capability of movement
centrifugalproceeding or acting in a direction away from a center or axis