GRE Word List
Awful meaning | Awful in a Sentence | Most common words in English #shorts
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The meaning of the word rancid is having the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank.
|impersonal||not being a person; not showing personal feelings; Ex. impersonal force/manner/organization|
|smirk||conceited smile; offensively self-satisfied smile (often at someone else's misfortune); V.|
|premise||assumption; postulate; proposition upon which an argument is based|
|bombast||grandiloquent, pompous speech|
|growl||low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)|
|compost||mixture of decaying organic matter used as fertilizer; V: put or make compost|
|jaundiced||yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye|
|gross||total; fragrant; clearly wrong; (of people's behavior) coarse; corpulent; Ex. gross insolence/behavior; V: earn as a total amount; N: 12 dozens|
|annotate||comment; make explanatory notes|