GRE Word List

EVASIVE

not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit

The meaning of the word evasive is not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit.

Random words

WordMeaning
transientstaying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
neophyterecent convert; new member of a religious group; beginner; CF. plant
uxoriousexcessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
compassionsympathy for the suffering of others; ADJ. compassionate
finishsurface texture; completeness of execution
culpritone guilty of a crime
inconsequentialinsignificant; unimportant
rationalizemake rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
judiciaryjudicial branch of government
orgywild drunken revelry; unrestrained indulgence in an activity; Ex. orgy of shopping