GRE Word List

LOATH

reluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go.

The meaning of the word loath is reluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go..

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WordMeaning
doloroussorrowful; N. dolor
effluviumnoxious(harmful) smell
depredationplundering; destruction
whinecomplain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
serendipitygift for finding valuable things by accident; accidental good fortune or luck; CF. The Three Princes of Serendip
downcastdisheartened; dejected; sad; directed downward
hegemonydominance especially of one nation over others
interpolateinsert between
vendettablood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams
matrimonystate of being married