GRE Word List

ELUSIVE

tending to elude: such as

The meaning of the word elusive is tending to elude: such as.

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WordMeaning
craveto ask for earnestly : beg
craftskill in planning, making, or executing : dexterity
demisedeath
fallowof a light yellowish-brown color
sinewyfull of sinews: such as
nettleany of a genus (Urtica of the family Urticaceae, the nettle family) of chiefly coarse herbs armed with stinging hairs
euphemismthe substitution of an agreeable or inoffensive expression for one that may offend or suggest something unpleasant
championshipdesignation as champion
precursorone that precedes and indicates the approach of another
manumitto release from slavery