GRE Word List

GRACIOUS

kind in a generous way (to someone less important)

The meaning of the word gracious is kind in a generous way (to someone less important).

Random words

WordMeaning
rankleirritate; fester; annoy
proscribeprohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
pushydisagreeably aggressive
ribaldmarked by vulgar lewd humor; wanton; profane; N. ribaldry: ribald language or joke
resurgerise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
weltraised mark from a beating or whipping
jestplayful remark or act; V. act or speak playfully
pontificalpertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
junkettrip especially one taken for pleasure by an official at public expense
fusionunion; coalition; V. fuse