GRE Word List


without premeditation or preparation : extempore

The meaning of the word offhand is without premeditation or preparation : extempore.

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wrangleto dispute angrily or peevishly : bicker
intriguethe practice of engaging in secret schemes
gruntto utter a grunt
endearmenta word or an act (such as a caress) expressing affection
gerontocracyrule by elders
adjurationa solemn oath
argotthe language used by a particular type or group of people : an often more or less secret vocabulary and idiom peculiar to a particular group
compensatoryto be equivalent to : counterbalance
effeteno longer fertile