GRE Word List

MANGY

shabby; wretched; suffering from mange; of bad appearance

The meaning of the word mangy is shabby; wretched; suffering from mange; of bad appearance.

Random words

WordMeaning
sycophantservile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
intimidatefrighten; N. intimidation
saturatesoak thoroughly; imbue; impregnate; charge; fill to capacity
nirvanain Buddhist teachings, the ideal state in which the individual loses himself in the attainment of an impersonal beatitude
fetidmalodorous; foul
gauntlean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
misapprehensionerror; misunderstanding; V. misapprehend
benisonblessing
desertswhat someone deserves
confidanttrusted friend (to whom one tells one's secret)