GRE Word List

EMACIATED

thin and wasted (from hunger or illness)

The meaning of the word emaciated is thin and wasted (from hunger or illness).

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WordMeaning
soporificsleep-causing; marked by sleepiness; drowsy
fathomcomprehend; investigate; determine the depth of; N. unit of measurement for the depth of water
heinousatrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime
psychosismental disorder; ADJ. N. psychotic
persistcontinue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
haughtinesspride; arrogance; ADJ. haughty
gildcover with a thin layer of gold
jollitygaiety; cheerfulness; ADJ. jolly: merry; gay
conscientiousscrupulous; through and careful; Ex. conscientious worker
sinuoustwisting; winding; bending in and out; not morally honest