GRE Word List

LECHERY

gross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man

The meaning of the word lechery is gross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man.

Random words

WordMeaning
tentativenot fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
championshipposition of champion; defense or support; competition held to determine a champion
brackishsomewhat saline
spinrotate swiftly; make (thread) by twisting (cotton, wool, etc.); N.
largessgenerous gift (given to people who do not have enough)
laggardslow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
debutanteyoung woman making formal entrance into society
peripateticwalking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
carrionrotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
fiatcommand; arbitrary order; Ex. presidential fiat; CF. let it be done