GRE Word List

EXPANSIVE

(of a person) outgoing and sociable; broad and extensive; able to increase in size

The meaning of the word expansive is (of a person) outgoing and sociable; broad and extensive; able to increase in size.

Random words

WordMeaning
fraughtfilled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
optimistperson who looks on the bright side; N. optimism
ambushact of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
biennialevery two years
astronomicalenormously large or extensive
stoutrather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
subtletyperceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
remittransmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment
evokecall forth (memory or feeling); Ex. That old film evoked memories of my childhood; N. evocation
rafflelottery; V: award as a prize in a raffle; Ex. raffle off a new car