GRE Word List


laughable; ridiculous; trifling

The meaning of the word ludicrous is laughable; ridiculous; trifling.

Random words

bluegloomy; depressed
discursive(of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
eclecticselective; composed of elements drawn from disparate sources; selecting individual elements from a variety of sources; N. eclecticism
prosodyart of versification; study of the metrical structure of verse
comitycourtesy; civility; Ex. comity of nations
tyrobeginner; novice
metropolislarge city
astralrelating to the stars
absolutecomplete; totally unlimited; having complete power; certain; not relative; Ex. absolute honesty/ruler; CF. absolutism
monumentalmassive; impressively large; built as a monument