GRE Word List

PAUCITY

scarcity; dearth

The meaning of the word paucity is scarcity; dearth.

Random words

WordMeaning
deigncondescend; stoop
trancehypnotic state; ecstatic state; detachment from one's physical surrounding (as in contemplation or daydreaming); CF. transition
pedigreeancestry; lineage
credencebelief
stenchstrong foul odor; reek; stink
flauntdisplay ostentatiously; Ex. ``Honey, if you've got it, flaunt it !''
plausibleconceivably true; having a show of truth but open to doubt; specious
debunkexpose as false, exaggerated, worthless, etc.; ridicule
anonymitystate of being nameless; anonymousness; ADJ. anonymous
slapdashhasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)