GRE Word List

FLORID

very flowery in style : ornate

The meaning of the word florid is very flowery in style : ornate.

Random words

WordMeaning
seepto flow or pass slowly through fine pores or small openings : ooze
malingererto pretend or exaggerate incapacity or illness (as to avoid duty or work)
indolentaverse to activity, effort, or movement : habitually lazy
illusiona misleading image presented to the vision : optical illusion
suitorone that petitions or entreats
ragamuffina ragged often disreputable person
turncoatone who switches to an opposing side or party
exactto call for forcibly or urgently and obtain
frescothe art of painting on freshly spread moist lime plaster with water-based pigments
homilya usually short sermon