GRE Word List

EQUIVOCAL

(of words or statements) ambiguous; intentionally misleading; (of behavior) questionable; OP. unequivocal

The meaning of the word equivocal is (of words or statements) ambiguous; intentionally misleading; (of behavior) questionable; OP. unequivocal.

Random words

WordMeaning
seducelead away from proper conduct; entice; ADJ. seductive
idyllshort poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers
gerontologystudy of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
harrowingagonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
concatenatelink as in a chain
bunglemismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
exemplaryserving as a model; outstanding; Ex. exemplary punishment/behavior; N. exemplar: typical example; model
adulationflattery; admiration that is more than is necessary or deserved
alchemymedieval chemistry
slaphit quickly with the flat part of the hand; N. CF. smack