GRE Word List


relating to, containing, or constituting irony

The meaning of the word ironic is relating to, containing, or constituting irony.

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outstripto go faster or farther than
orientto direct (something, such as a book or film) toward the interests of a particular group
facetiousjoking or jesting often inappropriately : waggish
paranoiamental illness characterized by systematized delusions of persecution or grandeur usually without hallucinations
propitiateto gain or regain the favor or goodwill of : appease
provincialthe superior of a province of a Roman Catholic religious order
inhibitto prohibit from doing something
threshto separate seed from (a harvested plant) mechanically
pillagethe act of looting or plundering especially in war
lingerto be slow in parting or in quitting something : tarry