GRE Word List

FLEDGLING

inexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person

The meaning of the word fledgling is inexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person.

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burlesquegive an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly
aspersionslanderous remark; Ex. cast aspersions on
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makeshifttemporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
desultoryaimless; haphazard; digressing at random
epauletornament worn on the shoulder (of a uniform, etc.)