GRE Word List


ungrateful person (not expressing thanks)

The meaning of the word ingrate is ungrateful person (not expressing thanks).

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unconscionableunscrupulous; not guided by conscience; excessive; beyond reason; Ex. unconscionable demand
insinuatehint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
requisitenecessary requirement; something required; ADJ: required; necessary
perpetuatemake perpetual; make something last for a long time; preserve from extinction; N. perpetuity
maculatedspotted; stained; CF. immaculate
quintessencepurest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
intoxicatemake drunk; stimulate or excite; Ex. intoxicated by all the money he might win
animosityactive enmity
listtilt (as of a ship); lean over (to one side)
fathomcomprehend; investigate; determine the depth of; N. unit of measurement for the depth of water