GRE Word List

LAG

move or develop more slowly; straggle; Ex. lag behind the rest; N.

The meaning of the word lag is move or develop more slowly; straggle; Ex. lag behind the rest; N..

Random words

WordMeaning
jovialgood-natured; merry; cheerful
trancehypnotic state; ecstatic state; detachment from one's physical surrounding (as in contemplation or daydreaming); CF. transition
absconddepart secretly and hide
scurrymove hastily; hurry; move briskly
pithcore or marrow; spongelike substance in the center of stems; essence; substance
instigatestart; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel
voluptuoussensual; of or giving sensual pleasure; indulging in sensual pleasures; Ex. voluptuous lines; Ex. voluptuous life of the Romans; N. voluptuary: voluptuous person
impenitentnot repentant
robuststrong; vigorous
loathreluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go.