GRE Word List


lacking energy or vitality; weary; sluggish; listless

The meaning of the word languid is lacking energy or vitality; weary; sluggish; listless.

Random words

indefatigabletireless; untiring; showing no sign of getting tired
allegorystory, play, or picture in which characters are used as symbols; fable
pivotalof a pivot; central; critical; crucial
broodsit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
hinterlandsback country; inner part of a country; OP. foreland
nihilistone who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
prefigurebe a sign of; foreshadow
blundererror; stupid mistake
recreantdisloyal; cowardly; N: disloyal and cowardly person