GRE Word List


a bold or violent criminal

The meaning of the word desperado is a bold or violent criminal.

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irretrievablenot retrievable : impossible to regain or recover
winsomegenerally pleasing and engaging often because of a childlike charm and innocence
retrieveto locate and bring in (killed or wounded game)
omniscienthaving infinite awareness, understanding, and insight
balmyhaving the qualities of balm : soothing
crypta chamber (such as a vault) wholly or partly underground
belittleto speak slightingly of : disparage
outfitthe act of fitting out or equipping (as for a voyage or expedition)
flitto pass quickly or abruptly from one place or condition to another
jocundmarked by or suggestive of high spirits and lively mirthfulness