GRE Word List

FLOUT

reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules

The meaning of the word flout is reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules.

Random words

WordMeaning
fallibleliable to err
worldlyengrossed in matters of this earth; not spiritual; of the material world
haplessunfortunate; luckless
indifferentunmoved or unconcerned by; having no interest in; mediocre; neither good nor bad
patrimonyproperty inherited from a father
irreparablenot able to be corrected or repaired; impossible to repair
disbarmake (a lawyer) leave the bar or the legal profession
preponderancesuperiority of power, quantity, etc.; V. preponderate: be greater in power, weight, or importance; ADJ. preponderant
repeldrive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture; Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsion
idylliccharmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene