GRE Word List


presumptuous or bold

The meaning of the word forward is presumptuous or bold.

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mincingaffectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
oatmealcrushed oats used for making porridge
spry(esp. of older people) vigorously active; nimble
patriciannoble; aristocratic; N: person of high rank; aristocrat; CF. member of the governing classes in ancient Rome; CF. plebian
absconddepart secretly and hide
stratumlayer of earth's surface; layer of society; PL. strata
dexterousskillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity
pummelpommel; beat or pound with fists
leoninelike a lion