GRE Word List

FACETIOUS

joking or jesting often inappropriately : waggish

The meaning of the word facetious is joking or jesting often inappropriately : waggish.

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WordMeaning
equivocalsubject to two or more interpretations and usually used to mislead or confuse
gratiswithout charge or recompense : free
reminiscenceapprehension of a Platonic idea as if it had been known in a previous existence
indomitableincapable of being subdued : unconquerable
odiumthe state or fact of being subjected to hatred and contempt as a result of a despicable act or blameworthy circumstance
indulgeto yield to the desire of : humor
verdantgreen in tint or color
progenitoran ancestor in the direct line : forefather
rompone that romps
swaythe action or an instance of swaying or of being swayed : an oscillating, fluctuating, or sweeping motion