GRE Word List

OVERWEENING

arrogant; presumptuous

The meaning of the word overweening is arrogant; presumptuous.

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WordMeaning
detonationexplosion
ravenousextremely hungry; voracious
inceptionstart; beginning
bargainagreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
ficklechangeable (in affections or friendship); faithless
veracitytruthfulness; adherence to the truth
libeldefamatory written statement; act of writing something that smears a person's character; V. ADJ. libelous
contaminatepollute
distracttake (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
anonymitystate of being nameless; anonymousness; ADJ. anonymous