GRE Word List


being thrown out of orderly function

The meaning of the word disjointed is being thrown out of orderly function.

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wringto squeeze or twist especially so as to make dry or to extract moisture or liquid
clemencydisposition to be merciful and especially to moderate the severity of punishment due
petulantinsolent or rude in speech or behavior
bigotryobstinate or intolerant devotion to one's own opinions and prejudices : the state of mind of a bigot
megalomaniaa mania (see mania
maroona dark red
slywise in practical affairs
abetto actively second and encourage (something, such as an activity or plan)
intellectthe power of knowing as distinguished from the power to feel and to will : the capacity for knowledge
oustto remove from or dispossess of property or position by legal action, by force, or by the compulsion of necessity