GRE Word List


not pointed or acute : blunt

The meaning of the word obtuse is not pointed or acute : blunt.

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levityexcessive or unseemly frivolity
dissuadeto advise (a person) against something
mutilateto cut up or alter radically so as to make imperfect
impelto urge or drive forward or on by or as if by the exertion of strong moral pressure : force
sibyllineany of several prophetesses usually accepted as 10 in number and credited to widely separate parts of the ancient world (such as Babylonia, Egypt, Greece, and Italy)
exodusthe mainly narrative second book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture see Bible Table
lapa loose overlapping or hanging panel or flap especially of a garment
talonthe claw of an animal and especially of a bird of prey
virtueconformity to a standard of right : morality
depleteto empty of a principal substance