GRE Word List


excessively scanty : inadequate

The meaning of the word exiguous is excessively scanty : inadequate.

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apothegma short, pithy, and instructive saying or formulation : aphorism
cynosurethe northern constellation Ursa Minor
diatribea bitter and abusive speech or piece of writing
solicitousmanifesting or expressing solicitude
filigreeornamental work especially of fine wire of gold, silver, or copper applied chiefly to gold and silver surfaces
provocativeserving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate
philistinea native or inhabitant of ancient Philistia
swarthyof a dark color, complexion, or cast
eruditehaving or showing knowledge that is gained by studying : possessing or displaying erudition