GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners
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The meaning of the word pomposity is self-important behavior; acting like a stuffed shirt(pompous person); ADJ. pompous: self-important.
|extricate||free from an entanglement or difficulty; disentangle|
|disaffected||disloyal; lacking loyality; V. disaffect: cause to lose affection or loyalty|
|legacy||gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor|
|piecemeal||one part at a time; gradually; in stages; Ex. read a novel piecemeal|
|ram||male sheep; V. strike or drive against with a heavy impact|
|endemic||prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic|
|rile||irritate; vex; muddy|
|levity||lack of seriousness or steadiness; frivolity; lightness of manner|