GRE Word List

DESERTS

arid land with usually sparse vegetation

The meaning of the word deserts is arid land with usually sparse vegetation.

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WordMeaning
conflagrationfire
imperturbablemarked by extreme calm, impassivity, and steadiness : serene
autonomoushaving the right or power of self-government
engagingtending to draw favorable attention or interest : attractive
mollifyto soothe in temper or disposition : appease
goadto incite or rouse as if with a goad (see goad
unobtrusivenot obtrusive : not blatant, arresting, or aggressive : inconspicuous
psychicof or relating to the psyche : psychogenic
outfitthe act of fitting out or equipping (as for a voyage or expedition)
squeamisheasily nauseated : queasy