GRE Word List

MENDACIOUS

lying; habitually dishonest; N. mendacity

The meaning of the word mendacious is lying; habitually dishonest; N. mendacity.

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WordMeaning
discreteseparate; unconnected
limboregion near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
abstainrefrain; withhold from participation; intentionally not use one's vote
blisscomplete happiness; ADJ. blissful
enlist(cause to) join the armed forces; obtain (help, sympathy, or support)
spinrotate swiftly; make (thread) by twisting (cotton, wool, etc.); N.
defiancerefusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
cadaverouslike a corpse; pale
abutborder upon; adjoin
corollarynatural consequence (which naturally follows from something else)