GRE Word List

DISINGENUOUS

not naive; not candid; sophisticated; worldly wise; OP. ingenuous

The meaning of the word disingenuous is not naive; not candid; sophisticated; worldly wise; OP. ingenuous.

Random words

WordMeaning
gleangather leavings; gather grain left behind by reapers; gather bit by bit (facts or information) often with difficulty
necromancyblack magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
stoutrather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
sallow(of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice
mortarvessel in which substances are crushed with a pestle
irreparablenot able to be corrected or repaired; impossible to repair
asymmetricnot identical on both sides of a dividing central line
indecisionirresolution; inability to make up one's mind
retarddelay (in development); ADJ. retarded: (as of a child) slower in development
aromaticfragrant; having a sweet smell; N. aroma: strong pleasant smell