GRE Word List

EPICUREAN

believing that pleasure is good and suffering is bad and should be avoided; N.

The meaning of the word epicurean is believing that pleasure is good and suffering is bad and should be avoided; N..

Random words

WordMeaning
esteemrespect; value; judge; N.
suspensestate of being undecided; anxiety or apprehension resulting from uncertainty
bravadoswagger; assumed air of defiance; false show of bravery
dyslexiaword blindness; learning disorder marked by impairment of the ability to read
direwarning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
wardadministrative division of a city; division in a hospital or prison; incompetent person placed under the protection of a guardian; V: guard; ward off: avert
inequityunfairness; ADJ. inequitable
obloquyslander; disgrace; infamy
protuberanceprotrusion; swelling; bulge
conciliatoryreconciling; soothing; V. conciliate: reconcile; soothe; win the friendly feelings (by removing anger)