GRE Word List

FLIRT

behave in a way that attracts (sexual) attention; deal triflingly with; N: one (or woman) given to flirting; ADJ. flirtatious

The meaning of the word flirt is behave in a way that attracts (sexual) attention; deal triflingly with; N: one (or woman) given to flirting; ADJ. flirtatious.

Random words

WordMeaning
vicariousexperienced as if one were taking part in the experience of another; done by a deputy for other people; acting as a substitute; Ex. vicarious thrill at the movies; Ex. the vicarious sufferings of Christ
arrogancepride; haughtiness; ADJ. arrogant: unpleasantly self-important (with a strong confidence in one's own importance and a lack of respect for other people)
torporlethargy; sluggishness; dormancy; ADJ. torpid: lethargic; lazy; inactive; (of an animal) dormant; hibernating
archetypeprototype; primitive pattern
monolithicsolidly uniform; unchangeable; unyielding; N. monolith: large block of stone
credulitybelief on slight evidence; gullibility; naivete; ADJ. credulous
resignationpatiently submissiveness; statement that one is quitting a job; ADJ. resigned: acquiescent
ramificationbranching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
soothsayerone who foretells the future
affrontinsult; offense; intentional act of disrespect; V: insult or hurt the feelings of intentionally