GRE Word List

HOMELY

not good-looking; unattractive

The meaning of the word homely is not good-looking; unattractive.

Random words

WordMeaning
rubrictitle or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol
mottledblotched in coloring; spotted; Ex. mottled face; V. mottle: mark with blotches of different colors
precipitantsomething that causes a substance in a chemical solution to separate out in solid form; Δ§ΐόΑ¦; OP. solvent
repertoirelist of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
censoriousseverely critical
refractionbending of a ray of light
dupesomeone easily fooled or deceived; V: deceive
insensatewithout feeling; lacking sense; foolish
boorrude, insensitive person
igneousproduced by fire; of fire; volcanic; (of rocks) formed from lava; Ex. igneous meteorite