GRE Word List

QUERULOUS

given to complaining; complaining; fretful; whining

The meaning of the word querulous is given to complaining; complaining; fretful; whining.

Random words

WordMeaning
dissentdisagree
effacerub out; remove the surface of
introvertone who is introspective or inclined to think more about oneself; ADJ. introverted
catholic(of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes
emissaryagent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
shimmershine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
hindsightunderstanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened
haunt(of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
lumenunit of light energy (one candle's worth)
prurienthaving or causing lustful desires and thoughts; arousing immoderate sexual desire