GRE Word List

PASTRY

paste of flour and water (eaten when baked)

The meaning of the word pastry is paste of flour and water (eaten when baked).

Random words

WordMeaning
naivetequality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gullibility; ADJ. naive(na\"ive): ingenuous; lacking worldliness; simple; credulous
incorrigibleuncorrectable
atypicalnot normal; not typical
zenithpoint directly overhead in the sky; summit; acme; highest point
self-indulgenceexcessive indulgence of one's own desire
graciouskind in a generous way (to someone less important)
ambushact of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
edificebuilding (of imposing size)
draftfirst rough form; conscription; draught; V: make a draft of; conscript
animosityactive enmity