GRE Word List

ENTERPRISING

full of initiative; showing enterprise

The meaning of the word enterprising is full of initiative; showing enterprise.

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WordMeaning
submissivewilling to obey orders; yielding; timid
castigationpunishment; severe criticism or disapproval
decrepitweak and in bad condition from old age or hard use; Ex. decrepit old chair/man
soarrise or fly high in the air; Ex. The rocket soared into the sky.
lubricateapply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
suppositionassumption; hypothesis; surmise; V. suppose
suffusespread through or over (with a color or liquid); charge; Ex. A blush suffused her cheeks.
reprehensibledeserving blame; blameworthy; V. reprehend: blame
dincontinued loud noise; V: make a din; instill by wearying repetition
pacifysoothe; make calm or quiet; subdue; bring peace to