GRE Word List

IRONIC

expressing irony; occurring in an unexpected and contrary manner

The meaning of the word ironic is expressing irony; occurring in an unexpected and contrary manner.

Random words

WordMeaning
disgruntlemake discontented
dirgefuneral song; slow mournful piece of music (sung over a dead person)
gustywindy
pronounceddistinct; very noticeable; Ex. pronounced limp
excoriatescold with biting harshness; censure strongly; strip the skin off
ambrosiafood of the gods
colanderutensil with perforated bottom used for straining
inarticulatespeechless; producing indistinct speech; not articulate; not expressing oneself clearly
rouelecherous man
scorchsear; N.