GRE Word List


having a pleasing and usually impressive or dignified appearance

The meaning of the word handsome is having a pleasing and usually impressive or dignified appearance.

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complicityassociation or participation in or as if in a wrongful act
runicany of the characters of any of several alphabets used by the Germanic peoples from about the 3rd to the 13th centuries
apocryphalof doubtful authenticity : spurious
palatialof, relating to, or being a palace
provocativeserving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate
forbearancea refraining from the enforcement of something (such as a debt, right, or obligation) that is due
spanglea small plate of shining metal or plastic used for ornamentation especially on clothing
archaeologythe scientific study of material remains (such as tools, pottery, jewelry, stone walls, and monuments) of past human life and activities
disdaina feeling of contempt for someone or something regarded as unworthy or inferior : scorn