GRE Word List
Confuse meaning | Confuse in a Sentence | Most common words in English #shorts
Confuse meaning | Confuse in a Sent...
The meaning of the word conundrum is riddle; difficult problem.
|punctilious||minutely attentive (perhaps too much so) to fine points; stressing niceties of conduct or form; N. punctilio, punctiliousness: careful attention payed to every small exact detail|
|dross||waste matter; worthless impurities|
|augury||omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)|
|seasonable||occurring at the proper time or season; opportune; Ex. seasonable intervention in the dispute|
|ideology||system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture|
|viscous||(of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency|
|obsequious||slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic|
|score||number of points; written form of a musical composition; reason; group of 20; notch or incision; Ex. full/vocal score; Ex. Don't worry on that score; V: mark with lines or notches; Ex. score the paper to make it easy to fold|
|hirsute||hairy; having a lot of hair|
|aggrandize||make greater; increase in power, wealth, rank, or honor; N. aggrandizement|