GRE Word List


excessive or unseemly frivolity

The meaning of the word levity is excessive or unseemly frivolity.

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knacka special ready capacity that is hard to analyze or teach
defaultfailure to do something required by duty or law : neglect
derivativea word formed from another word or base : a word formed by derivation
consistencyagreement or harmony of parts or features to one another or a whole : correspondence
contiguousbeing in actual contact : touching along a boundary or at a point
diversediffering from one another : unlike
compilationthe act or process of compiling
peripheralof, relating to, involving, or forming a periphery or surface part
deignto condescend reluctantly and with a strong sense of the affront to one's superiority that is involved : stoop
sourbeing, inducing, or marked by the one of the five basic taste sensations that is produced chiefly by acids and is characteristic of lemon juice