GRE Word List


excessively thin and angular

The meaning of the word gaunt is excessively thin and angular.

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apoliticalhaving no interest or involvement in political affairs
mutilateto cut up or alter radically so as to make imperfect
centrifugalproceeding or acting in a direction away from a center or axis
cedeto yield or grant typically by treaty
stolidhaving or expressing little or no sensibility : unemotional
rudimentaryconsisting in first principles : fundamental
monotheismthe doctrine or belief that there is but one God
abetto actively second and encourage (something, such as an activity or plan)
umbragea feeling of pique or resentment at some often fancied slight or insult