GRE Word List

DOGMATIC

opinionated; holding stubbornly to one's opinion; arbitrary; doctrinal

The meaning of the word dogmatic is opinionated; holding stubbornly to one's opinion; arbitrary; doctrinal.

Random words

WordMeaning
exceptionableobjectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable
lacerationtorn ragged wound; V. lacerate: tear (the skin as with broken glass); wound
barrailing in a courtroom; legal profession; vertical line dividing a staff into equal measures; Ex. prisoner at the bar; V: shut in or out with bars; forbid; exclude; CF. barrister
tremuloustrembling; wavering
succumbyield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness
stragglestray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
intolerantnot willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
ineluctableirresistible; not to be escaped; unavoidable
odoriferousgiving off an odor
poseurperson who pretends to be sophisticated, elegant, etc., to impress others; person who poses; CF. pose