GRE Word List

GINGERLY

very carefully; ADJ.

The meaning of the word gingerly is very carefully; ADJ..

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WordMeaning
skimread or glance through quickly; touch lightly in passing; brush; remove from the surface of a liquid
senilityold age; feeblemindedness of old age; ADJ. senile: resulting from old age; showing the weakness of body or mind from old age; Ex. senile dementia
smeltmelt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
manifestopublic declaration of principles; statement of policy
naivetequality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gullibility; ADJ. naive(na\"ive): ingenuous; lacking worldliness; simple; credulous
primeperiod of ideal or peak condition; earliest or beginning stage; Ex. in the prime of life; Ex. prime of the year(spring); ADJ: first in importance or rank; first; V: make ready; prepare
capriciousunpredictable; fickle
belligerentquarrelsome
espouseadopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
hideskin of an animal