GRE Word List

LOOKOUT

act of keeping watch; high place commanding a wide view; person who keeps watch

The meaning of the word lookout is act of keeping watch; high place commanding a wide view; person who keeps watch.

Random words

WordMeaning
withdrawnintroverted; retiring; remote
wallowroll in mud; indulge in; (of a ship) roll in a rough sea; become helpless; Ex. wallow in the mud/luxury
multifariousvaried; greatly diversified; Ex. multifarious activities
excoriatescold with biting harshness; censure strongly; strip the skin off
rhetoricart of effective communication; art of using language effectively and persuasively; style of speaking or writing; grandiloquent language; Ex. political rhetoric; ADJ. rhetorical; CF. rhetorical question: question to which no answer is expected as ``Who knows it ?''
proletarianmember of the working class; blue collar guy; N. proletariat: working class (who have to work for wages)
intermittentperiodic; on and off; stopping and starting at intervals
hummocksmall hill; hillock
quackcharlatan; impostor
boguscounterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview