GRE Word List

FANCIFUL

whimsical; visionary; imaginary; produced by imagination; Ex. fanciful scheme

The meaning of the word fanciful is whimsical; visionary; imaginary; produced by imagination; Ex. fanciful scheme.

Random words

WordMeaning
gorgestuff oneself (with food); glut; CF. gorgeous: dazzlingly beautiful
languidlacking energy or vitality; weary; sluggish; listless
belligerentquarrelsome
thriveprosper; flourish
dilapidatedfalling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
corrosiveeating away by chemicals or disease; (of language) fierce
waryvery cautious; watchful
patriciannoble; aristocratic; N: person of high rank; aristocrat; CF. member of the governing classes in ancient Rome; CF. plebian
headstrongwillful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
breachbreaking of contract or duty; fissure or gap; opening; V.