GRE Word List


marked by cute, coquettish, or artful playfulness

The meaning of the word coy is marked by cute, coquettish, or artful playfulness.

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incidentan occurrence of an action or situation that is a separate unit of experience : happening
begrudgeto give or concede reluctantly or with displeasure
atoneto make amends : to provide or serve as reparation or compensation for something bad or unwelcome
impecunioushaving very little or no money usually habitually : penniless
terminationend in time or existence : conclusion
outfitthe act of fitting out or equipping (as for a voyage or expedition)
sounda particular auditory impression : tone
impassea predicament affording no obvious escape
busta sculptured representation of the upper part of the human figure including the head and neck and usually part of the shoulders and breast