GRE Word List

DISCURSIVE

(of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)

The meaning of the word discursive is (of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan).

Random words

WordMeaning
regenta person who governs in place of a ruler who is ill, absent, or still a child; ADJ. Ex. the Prince regent
lethargicdrowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
cursive(of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
caricaturedistortion; burlesque
demographicrelated to population balance; N. demography: statistical study of human population
abbreviateshorten
haggleargue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)
gnomedwarf; underground spirit who guards treasure hoards
enhanceincrease; make greater (as in value, reputation, or usefulness); improve
arcaneesoteric; secret; mysterious; known only to the initiated; Ex. arcane ritual; Ex. arcane process closed to the uninitiated listener