GRE Word List


pitcher; container for holding liquids

The meaning of the word jug is pitcher; container for holding liquids.

Random words

misnomerwrong or improper name; incorrect designation
sticklerperfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
headlonghasty; rash; headfirst; ADV.
salaciouslascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
sanctimoniousdisplaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety
standstillcondition of no movement or activity; stop
reprimandreprove severely; rebuke; N.
entomologystudy of insects
demeanorbehavior; bearing
dialecticalrelating to the art of debate; mutual or reciprocal; Ex. dialectical situation; N. dialectic: art of arriving at the truth by the exchange of logical arguments