GRE Word List

DISINTERESTED

unprejudiced; free from bias and self-interest; objective

The meaning of the word disinterested is unprejudiced; free from bias and self-interest; objective.

Random words

WordMeaning
jurisprudencescience of law
liabilitydrawback; handicap; debts; obligation; responsibility; condition of being liable; ADJ. liable: likely; responsible (for paying)
incinerateburn to ashes
stammerspeak with involuntarily pauses or repetitions
adeptexpert at; very skilled
muggy(of weather) warm and damp
gangrenedecay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
abutborder upon; adjoin
tendentiouspromoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
imbecilityweakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool