GRE Word List


insolent or rude in speech or behavior

The meaning of the word petulant is insolent or rude in speech or behavior.

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bewitchto influence or affect especially injuriously by witchcraft
militantengaged in warfare or combat : fighting
adulterateto corrupt, debase, or make impure by the addition of a foreign or inferior substance or element
grillto broil on a grill
mimean ancient dramatic entertainment representing scenes from life usually in a ridiculous manner
ingenuousshowing innocent or childlike simplicity and candidness
prosceniumthe stage of an ancient Greek or Roman theater
urgentcalling for immediate attention : pressing
composurea calmness or repose especially of mind, bearing, or appearance : self-possession
striatedmarked with striations or striae