GRE Word List

LOPSIDED

heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking

The meaning of the word lopsided is heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking.

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WordMeaning
pretensionpretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
disparitydifference; condition of inequality; OP. parity
hazardventure; put in danger; risk; Ex. hazard a guess; N: possible source of danger
sybaritelover of luxury; person devoted to pleasure and luxury; CF. Sybaris: an ancient Greek city in Italy
trenchantcutting; incisive; keen
virulent(of a disease or poison) extremely harmful or poisonous; (of a feeling) hostile; bitter; N. virulence; CF. virus; CF. venom
patinagreen crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
carousaldrunken revel; V. carouse
wither(of a plant) dry up from loss of moisture; lose freshness; shrivel; decay
salutarytending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health