GRE Word List


engagingly provocative

The meaning of the word piquant is engagingly provocative.

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turpitudeinherent baseness : depravity
finishto come to an end : terminate
balefuldeadly or pernicious in influence
disenfranchiseto deprive of a franchise, of a legal right, or of some privilege or immunity
meditationa discourse intended to express its author's reflections or to guide others in contemplation
crochetneedlework consisting of the interlocking of looped stitches formed with a single thread and a hooked needle
hoarygray or white with or as if with age
supererogatoryobserved or performed to an extent not enjoined or required
monotheismthe doctrine or belief that there is but one God
entrepreneurone who organizes, manages, and assumes the risks of a business or enterprise