GRE Word List


comically quaint

The meaning of the word quizzical is comically quaint.

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blueslow spirits : melancholy
loquaciousfull of excessive talk : wordy
bivouaca usually temporary encampment under little or no shelter
pertinaciousadhering resolutely to an opinion, purpose, or design
looma frame or machine for interlacing (see interlace
penumbraa space of partial illumination (as in an eclipse) between the perfect shadow on all sides and the full light
comityfriendly social atmosphere : social harmony
awean emotion variously combining dread, veneration, and wonder that is inspired by authority or by the sacred or sublime
antiquityancient times
fawningseeking or used to seek approval or favor by means of flattery