GRE Word List

GRATUITOUS

given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment

The meaning of the word gratuitous is given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment.

Random words

WordMeaning
tokenoutward sign; Ex. a token of our gratitude
seditionconduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious
conceitvanity or self-love; too high opinion of one's own value; extravagant metaphor (in poetry)
gambolromp; skip about; leap about playfully; frolic; N.
frolicsomeprankish; gay; playful; merry; frisky
porestudy industriously; ponder; scrutinize; Ex. pore over the book; N.
wangleachieve by cleverness or trick; wiggle out; fake; Ex. She tried to wangle an invitation to the party.
drivelnonsense; foolishness; V: talk nonsense
pecuniarypertaining to money
superficialof the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge