GRE Word List

PENITENT

repentant; N.

The meaning of the word penitent is repentant; N..

Random words

WordMeaning
wringtwist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)
pallidpale; wan; Ex. pallid complexion
promontoryheadland
attireclothe; N: clothing; array; apparel
rubrictitle or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol
indenturebind as servant or apprentice to master; bind by indenture; N: contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified time (as between an apprentice and his master)
viscous(of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
queasyexperiencing nausea; nauseated; easily nauseated; squeamish; Ex. feel a little queasy
delusionfalse belief; hallucination; deluding; Ex. delusions of grandeur; Ex. under the delusion that
monotonysameness leading to boredom; monotonousness; ADJ. monotonous; CF. monotone