GRE Word List


the quality or state of being dull or insipid

The meaning of the word platitude is the quality or state of being dull or insipid.

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matriculateto enroll as a member of a body and especially of a college or university
callowlacking adult sophistication : immature
aegisa shield or breastplate emblematic of majesty that was associated with Zeus and Athena
precincta part of a territory with definite bounds or functions often established for administrative purposes : district
dissidentdisagreeing especially with an established religious or political system, organization, or belief
contrabandillegal or prohibited traffic in goods : smuggling
animusa usually prejudiced and often spiteful or malevolent ill will
wilyfull of wiles : crafty
provisionthe act or process of providing
abrasivecausing damage, wear, or removal of surface material by grinding or rubbing : tending to abrade