GRE Word List

FLORID

ruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose

The meaning of the word florid is ruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose.

Random words

WordMeaning
bloated(unpleasantly) swollen or puffed as with water or air
hotheadperson who does things too quickly without thinking; ADJ. hotheaded
renttear made by rending; rip; split
disgorgesurrender something (stolen); eject; vomit; OP. gorge
clientelebody of customers
dispensedistribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
conducivehelpful; contributive; V. conduce; Ex. conduce to/towards
humilityhumbleness of spirit
civilhaving to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic
unscathedunharmed; Ex. escape the accident unscathed