GRE Word List

EARTHLY

of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason

The meaning of the word earthly is of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason.

Random words

WordMeaning
dissipatesquander; waste foolishly; scatter
epigramwitty thought or saying, usually short
impassioned(of speech) filled with passion; fervent
awlpointed tool used for piercing
interminableendless
ferociousfierce; violent; N. ferocity
verdantgreen; covered with green plants or grass; lush in vegetation; Ex. verdant meadows
maceratesoften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
saturninemorose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
humorindulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor