GRE Word List


lacking life, spirit, or zest : languid

The meaning of the word lackadaisical is lacking life, spirit, or zest : languid.

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modulateto tune to a key or pitch
asepticpreventing infection
correlateeither of two things so related that one directly implies or is complementary to the other (such as husband and wife)
phyluma direct line of descent within a group
stinta period of time spent at a particular activity
vitalof the utmost importance
homeostasisa relatively stable state of equilibrium or a tendency toward such a state between the different but interdependent elements or groups of elements of an organism, population, or group
abjectsunk to or existing in a low state or condition : very bad or severe
centigraderelating to, conforming to, or having a thermometric scale on which the interval between the freezing point of water and the boiling point of water is divided into 100 degrees with 0° representing the freezing point and 100° the boiling point
tureena deep and usually covered bowl from which foods (such as soup) are served