GRE Word List
The meaning of the word convoluted is coiled around; twisted; involved; complicated; intricate; complex; N. convolution: twist; one of the convex folds of the surface of the brain.
|inquisitor||questioner (especially harsh); investigator; person making an inquisition|
|shambles||(place or scene of) complete disorder or ruin; wreck; mess; Ex. After the hurricane, the coast was a shambles.|
|archaeology||study of artifacts and relics of early mankind|
|jaunty||cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat|
|voracious||ravenous; eating large quantities of food; exceedingly eager; insatiable; Ex. voracious animal/reader|
|unrequited||not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love|