GRE Word List

HOMELY

not good-looking; unattractive

English Vocabulary - 25 Parts Of Th...
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The meaning of the word homely is not good-looking; unattractive.

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minionservile dependent; obsequious follower
tingegive a slight degree of a color or quality to; N: slight degree of a color or quality; Ex. tinged with grey/jealousy
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vociferousclamorous; noisy; V. vociferate: cry out loudly (when complaining)
bankheap; piled-up mass; embankment; lateral tilting (as of an aircraft in turning); V: pile up; protect with a bank; tilt in turning
visioneyesight; foresight; mental image produced by the imagination; experience of seeing the supernatural
heraldmessenger; sign of something to come; V: announce; proclaim; Ex. unheralded researcher
ellipticalelliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out