GRE Word List

DESTITUTE

extremely poor; lacking means of subsistence; utterly lacking; devoid; Ex. destitute of any experience

The meaning of the word destitute is extremely poor; lacking means of subsistence; utterly lacking; devoid; Ex. destitute of any experience.

Random words

WordMeaning
reconditeabstruse; not easily understood; profound; secret
irascibleirritable; easily angered
vacuousempty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
regicidemurder of a king or queen
leewayroom to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
irksomeannoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
totemanimal, plant, or natural object serving as a symbol of a clan or family; representation of this; Ex. totem pole
demeritfault; bad quality
encroachmentgradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
rammale sheep; V. strike or drive against with a heavy impact