GRE Word List

MUNDANE

worldly as opposed to spiritual; everyday; of the ordinary; Ex. mundane existence; CF. world

The meaning of the word mundane is worldly as opposed to spiritual; everyday; of the ordinary; Ex. mundane existence; CF. world.

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WordMeaning
juggernautirresistible crushing force; overwhelming advancing force that crushes everything in its path
jollitygaiety; cheerfulness; ADJ. jolly: merry; gay
boorishrude; insensitive
tractabledocile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability
carcinogeniccausing cancer; N. carcinogen
skittishinconstant; capricious; frivolous; not serious; Ex. charming but skittish young woman; CF. skit
fecundityfertility; fruitfulness; ADJ. fecund: very productive of crops or young
percussionstriking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
dermatologistone who studies the skin and its diseases
dexterousskillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity