GRE Word List


marked by hot temper and easily provoked anger

The meaning of the word irascible is marked by hot temper and easily provoked anger.

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arablefit for or used for the growing of crops
kernelthe inner softer part of a seed, fruit stone, or nut
integrateto form, coordinate, or blend into a functioning or unified whole : unite
baffleto defeat or check (someone) by confusing or puzzling : to confuse or frustrate completely : disconcert
bateto reduce the force or intensity of : restrain
facetiousjoking or jesting often inappropriately : waggish
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fictitiousof, relating to, or characteristic of fiction : imaginary
corrugatedhaving corrugations
motifa usually recurring salient thematic element (as in the arts)