GRE Word List


arousing or deserving hatred or repugnance : hateful

The meaning of the word odious is arousing or deserving hatred or repugnance : hateful.

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compactpredominantly formed or filled : composed
lumberto move ponderously
articulateexpressing oneself readily, clearly, and effectively
apothegma short, pithy, and instructive saying or formulation : aphorism
digressionthe act or an instance of leaving the main subject in an extended written or verbal expression of thought : the act or an instance of digressing in a discourse or other usually organized literary work
askewout of line : at an angle
nursea person who cares for the sick or infirm
blandishmentsomething that tends to coax or cajole : allurement
dilettantea person having a superficial interest in an art or a branch of knowledge : dabbler
bravadoblustering swaggering conduct