GRE Word List


having no luck : unfortunate

The meaning of the word hapless is having no luck : unfortunate.

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pittancea small portion, amount, or allowance
executionerone who executes
pulsateto throb or move rhythmically : vibrate
lineagedescent in a line from a common progenitor