GRE Word List

OUTLANDISH

bizzare; peculiar; unconventional

The meaning of the word outlandish is bizzare; peculiar; unconventional.

Random words

WordMeaning
indigenousnative; Ex. plant indigenous to the New World
multiplicitystate of being numerous or multiple; large number; Ex. multiplicity of details; ADJ. multiple: of more than one element
predecessorformer occupant of a post
animadversioncritical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
emaciatedthin and wasted (from hunger or illness)
thrashbeat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.
hypotheticalbased on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed; N. hypothesis
lustintense sexual desire; intense eagerness; V.
maudlineffusively sentimental
inuredaccustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling