GRE Word List

DISPIRITED

lacking in spirit

The meaning of the word dispirited is lacking in spirit.

Random words

WordMeaning
conceitvanity or self-love; too high opinion of one's own value; extravagant metaphor (in poetry)
defoliatedestroy leaves; deprive of leaves (by the use of chemicals); N. defoliant
augustimpressive; majestic
penitentrepentant; N.
opprobriuminfamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
sylvanpertaining to the woods or the country
slinkmove furtively; ADJ. slinky: stealthy; furtive; sneaky (as in ambush)
pantomimeacting without dialogue; V.
portlystout; corpulent
manipulateoperate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative