GRE Word List

HOTHEAD

person who does things too quickly without thinking; ADJ. hotheaded

The meaning of the word hothead is person who does things too quickly without thinking; ADJ. hotheaded.

Random words

WordMeaning
lusciouspleasing to taste or smell; delicious
indigencepoverty
decadencedecay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
ineffableunutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
affluenceabundance; wealth
haggardwasted away; gaunt; Ex. haggard faces of the rescued miners
excerptselected passage (written or musical) taken from a longer work; V.
mnemonicpertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid
tentativenot fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
rebuffreject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N.