GRE Word List

FORTE

strong point or special talent in a person's character

The meaning of the word forte is strong point or special talent in a person's character.

Random words

WordMeaning
camaraderiegood-fellowship; CF. comrade
promiscuousmixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
capillaryhaving a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
waggishhumorous; mischievous; tricky
afterlifelife after death; later part of one's life
dissipatesquander; waste foolishly; scatter
mercantileconcerning trade or merchants
bluesstate of depression or melancholy; style of slow, mournful music (evolved from southern Black American songs)
fraughtfilled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
decantpour off gently (wine or liquid)