GRE Word List


deceitful cunning : duplicity

The meaning of the word guile is deceitful cunning : duplicity.

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tricksterone who tricks: such as
rostera roll or list of personnel
slacknot using due diligence, care, or dispatch : negligent
phariseea member of a Jewish sect of the intertestamental period noted for strict observance of rites and ceremonies of the written law and for insistence on the validity of their own oral traditions concerning the law
recuperateto get back : regain
spendthrifta person who spends improvidently or wastefully
quintessencethe fifth and highest element in ancient and medieval philosophy that permeates all nature and is the substance composing the celestial bodies
gentlefree from harshness, sternness, or violence
mealymouthednot plain and straightforward : devious
invalidateto make invalid