GRE Word List

FORTHCOMING

happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.

The meaning of the word forthcoming is happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming..

Random words

WordMeaning
profaneviolate; desecrate (something holy); treat unworthily; be profane for; ADJ: secular; nonreligious; irreverent for holy things
debonair(of men) friendly, charming, and fashionably dressed; aiming to please; CF. of good disposition
casualtyserious or fatal accident; person killed or wounded in an accident or battle
solicitentreat; request earnestly; seek to obtain; Ex. solicit votes; CF. solicitor: one who solicits; chief law officer
perspicuous(of something) plainly expressed; easy to understand; Ex. perspicuous comments
petrifyturn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
slavishof or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original
corrugatedwrinkled; ridged
conspiracytreacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
callusarea of thick hard skin