GRE Word List

ERRANT

wandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant

The meaning of the word errant is wandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant.

Random words

WordMeaning
scintillatesparkle; flash; be animated; be full of life; Ex. scintillating conversation
crinklewrinkle
hatchdeck opening; lid covering a deck opening; V: emerge from an egg; produce (young) from an egg
scrutinizeexamine closely and critically; N. scrutiny
flailbeat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
clamorloud continous noise; continuous demand or complaint made by a large number of people; V: make a clamor; express (a demand) continually and loudly; ADJ. clamorous
gamutentire range
indignationanger at an injustice; Ex. righteous indignation; ADJ. indignant
debunkexpose as false, exaggerated, worthless, etc.; ridicule
futileuseless; hopeless; ineffectual