GRE Word List

PHILANDERER

faithless lover; flirt

The meaning of the word philanderer is faithless lover; flirt.

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WordMeaning
glibfluent (with insincerity or superficiality); facile; slick
defeatistresigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
etymologystudy of word parts; study of the origins of words
unwittingnot knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know
whinnyneigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
penchantstrong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars
anchorsecure or fasten firmly; be fixed in place; N. anchorage
feeblemindeddeficient in intelligence; very stupid
muddleconfuse; mix up confusedly; N: state of confusion
orgywild drunken revelry; unrestrained indulgence in an activity; Ex. orgy of shopping