GRE Word List

NONSENSE

speech or writing with no meaning; foolish behavior or language; Ex. make (a) nonsense of: spoil; cause to fail

The meaning of the word nonsense is speech or writing with no meaning; foolish behavior or language; Ex. make (a) nonsense of: spoil; cause to fail.

Random words

WordMeaning
meagerscanty; inadequate
nutritionprocess of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
cravencowardly
sophistryseemingly plausible but fallacious reasoning; sophism
opulenceextreme wealth; luxuriousness; abundance; ADJ. opulent: possessing great wealth; abundant
genuflectbend the knee as in worship
glaring(of something bad) highly conspicuous; harshly bright; shining intensely and blindingly
careenlurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
clandestinesecret
crinklewrinkle