GRE Word List

MAWKISH

lacking flavor or having an unpleasant taste

The meaning of the word mawkish is lacking flavor or having an unpleasant taste.

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precincta part of a territory with definite bounds or functions often established for administrative purposes : district
innateexisting in, belonging to, or determined by factors present in an individual from birth : native
exasperateto cause irritation or annoyance to
induceto move by persuasion or influence
connubialof or relating to the married state : conjugal
ruthlesshaving no pity : merciless
whineto utter a high-pitched plaintive or distressed cry
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piqueto excite or arouse especially by a provocation, challenge, or rebuff
advertto turn the mind or attention