GRE Word List

MAVERICK

rebel; nonconformist (in a group)

The meaning of the word maverick is rebel; nonconformist (in a group).

Random words

WordMeaning
potpourriheterogeneous mixture; medley; mixture of dried flower petals a pot (to give a pleasant smell to a room)
insatiablenot easily satisfied; unquenchable; Ex. insatiable appetite
deb\^aclesudden disastrous downfall or defeat; complete disaster
pithyconcise and meaningful; substantial; meaty
vixenfemale fox; ill-tempered woman; CF. shrew
hindranceblock; obstacle; V. hinder
denouncecondemn; criticize; N. denunciation
nondescriptundistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
simulatefeign; imitate
verityquality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities