GRE Word List


charming; attractive

The meaning of the word engaging is charming; attractive.

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pensivedreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
expertisespecialized knowledge (in a particular field); expert skill
ossifychange or harden into bone; become hard and unchanging in one's ideas
dispensedistribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
palletsmall poor bed; Ex. straw pallet
odoriferousgiving off an odor
rusticatebanish to the country; dwell in the country
hailfrozen rain drop; V: salute or greet; precipitate hail
predeterminedetermine in advance; predestine; settle or decide beforehand; influence markedly
metamorphosischange of form; Ex. metamorphosis of caterpillar to butterfly; V. metamorphose: change by metamorphosis