GRE Word List

MERCURIAL

capricious; quick and changing; fickle; containing the element mercury; Ex. mercurial temper; CF. mood

The meaning of the word mercurial is capricious; quick and changing; fickle; containing the element mercury; Ex. mercurial temper; CF. mood.

Random words

WordMeaning
chagrinannoyance and disappointment; vexation (caused by humiliation or injured pride)
scintillatrace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
disclaimdisown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer
gobbleeat very quickly
ruminantanimal that ruminates; ADJ.
simplisticoversimplified
rammale sheep; V. strike or drive against with a heavy impact
muggy(of weather) warm and damp
limberflexible; supple; pliable; V.
meagerscanty; inadequate