GRE Word List

POROUS

possessing or full of pores

The meaning of the word porous is possessing or full of pores.

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WordMeaning
adjointo add or attach by joining
infringeto encroach upon in a way that violates law or the rights of another
humidcontaining or characterized by perceptible moisture especially to the point of being oppressive
insomniaprolonged and usually abnormal inability to get enough sleep especially due to trouble falling asleep or staying asleep
practicablecapable of being put into practice or of being done or accomplished : feasible
clichea trite phrase or expression
gingerlyvery cautious or careful
olfactoryof or relating to the sense of smell
disheartento cause to lose hope, enthusiasm, or courage : to cause to lose spirit or morale
ungainlylacking in smoothness or dexterity : clumsy