GRE Word List

GAUCHE

lacking social experience or grace

The meaning of the word gauche is lacking social experience or grace.

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WordMeaning
virtuosoone who excels in the technique of an art
culpablemeriting condemnation or blame especially as wrong or harmful
lagone that lags or is last
oatha solemn usually formal calling upon God or a god to witness to the truth of what one says or to witness that one sincerely intends to do what one says
legacya gift by will especially of money or other personal property : bequest
morguea place where the bodies of dead persons are kept temporarily pending identification or release for burial or autopsy
cronea cruel or ugly old woman
pitfalltrap
incarcerateto put in prison
partialof or relating to a part rather than the whole : not general or total