GRE Word List


tending to be troublesome : unruly

The meaning of the word fractious is tending to be troublesome : unruly.

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consecratededicated to a sacred purpose
prolificproducing young or fruit especially freely : fruitful
juridicalof or relating to the administration of justice or the office of a judge
incongruitythe quality or state of being incongruous
expansivehaving a capacity or a tendency to expand
anointto smear or rub with oil or an oily substance
bruntthe principal force, shock, or stress (as of an attack)
waneto decrease in size, extent, or degree : dwindle
litigationthe act, process, or practice of settling a dispute in a court of law : the act or process of litigating
caldrona large kettle or boiler