GRE Word List

PENSIVE

musingly or dreamily thoughtful

The meaning of the word pensive is musingly or dreamily thoughtful.

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WordMeaning
badinageplayful repartee : banter
cravenlacking the least bit of courage : contemptibly fainthearted
conveyancethe action of conveying
pastea dough that contains a considerable proportion of fat and is used for pastry crust or fancy rolls
eroticof, devoted to, or tending to arouse sexual love or desire
condolegrieve
conundruman intricate and difficult problem
megalomaniaa mania (see mania
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waverto vacillate irresolutely between choices : fluctuate in opinion, allegiance, or direction