GRE Word List

HUMILITY

humbleness of spirit

The meaning of the word humility is humbleness of spirit.

Random words

WordMeaning
sallow(of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice
insularitynarrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; isolated; narrow-minded; CF. peninsula
zealotone who is zealous; fanatic; person who shows excessive zeal
ulteriorintentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
missileobject to be thrown or projected
scofflaugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
isotopevarying from of an element
bugaboobugbear; object of baseless terror
betraybe unfaithful; reveal (unconsciously or unwillingly); Ex. Her trembling hands betray her anxiety.
delineateportray; depict; sketch; describe; N. delineation