GRE Word List

INCREDULOUS

withholding belief; skeptical; showing disbelief

The meaning of the word incredulous is withholding belief; skeptical; showing disbelief.

Random words

WordMeaning
acute(of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
fledglinginexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person
devoutpious; deeply religious; sincere; earnest; Ex. my devout hope
brawlnoisy quarrel
ramshackle(of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
thrallslave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
plasticityability to be molded; ADJ. plastic: capable of being shaped or molded; Ex. plastic material such as clay
witlesslacking intelligence or wit; foolish; idiotic
accostapproach and speak first to a person
degeneratebecome worse in quality; deteriorate; ADJ: having become worse; Ex. a degenerate species; N: depraved or corrupt person