GRE Word List


having a sullen and gloomy disposition

The meaning of the word morose is having a sullen and gloomy disposition.

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divergeto move or extend in different directions from a common point : draw apart
libela written statement in which a plaintiff in certain courts sets forth the cause of action or the relief sought
augustmarked by majestic dignity or grandeur
tiradea protracted speech usually marked by intemperate, vituperative, or harshly censorious language
motilitythe quality or state of being motile : capability of movement
intimidateto make timid or fearful : frighten
masochista person who derives sexual gratification from being subjected to physical pain or humiliation : an individual given to masochism
filthfoul or putrid matter
usurpto seize and hold (office, place, functions, powers, etc.) in possession by force or without right
supplicateto make a humble entreaty