GRE Word List

INQUISITIVE

eager for knowledge; unduly curious

The meaning of the word inquisitive is eager for knowledge; unduly curious.

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WordMeaning
religiousof religion; (of a person) pious; having reverence for a deity
seditionconduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious
whimsywhim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
gratemake a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
doggerelpoor verse
inanimatelifeless; not animate
enormityhugeness (in a bad sense); excessive wickedness; Ex. enormity of the crime; ADJ. enormous
dinghysmall boat (often ship's boat)
cronehag; ugly old woman
grousecomplain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird