GRE Word List

LEERY

(of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious

The meaning of the word leery is (of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious.

Random words

WordMeaning
bristleshort stiff hair; V: (hair or fur) stand up stiffly
defameharm someone's reputation; malign; speak evil of; slander; N. defamation; ADJ. defamatory
contritepenitent; repentant; N. contrition
engrossoccupy fully; absorb
synopticproviding a general overview; summary; N. synopsis
penfenced enclosure for animals; confining space; Ex. sheep pen; V: confine in a pen; enclose
inditewrite; compose
bifurcateddivided into two branches; forked
implodeburst inward; CF. vaccum tube
bewitchcast a spell over; captivate completely