GRE Word List


fleeting; vanishing; soon disappearing; V. evanesce

Immense: IELTS Vocabulary
Immense: IELTS Vocabulary

The meaning of the word evanescent is fleeting; vanishing; soon disappearing; V. evanesce.

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fosterrear; bring up (for a certain period only); encourage; promote the development of (feelings or ideas); Ex. help foster friendly relations; ADJ: giving parental care although not related by blood; Ex. foster parents
problematiccausing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
creepmove with body close to the ground; move stealthily or slowly; N.
loathreluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go.
ironyhidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
unwarrantedunjustified; having no justification; groundless; baseless; undeserved
verdigrisgreen coating or patina on copper which has been exposed to the weather
demeandisgrace; humiliate; debase in dignity; behave
annuityyearly allowance
friskmove about playfully; froric; ADJ. frisky: playful