GRE Word List

RECLUSE

hermit; loner; ADJ. reclusive

The meaning of the word recluse is hermit; loner; ADJ. reclusive.

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WordMeaning
inanesilly; senseless; Ex. inane remarks; N. inanity
artifactsobject made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced
perseverecontinue steadily in spite of difficulties
boguscounterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview
sanctimoniousdisplaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety
viablecapable of maintaining life; feasible; practical or workable; Ex. viable scheme
foliagemasses of leaves; CF. defoliate
inasmuch_assince; owing to the fact that
punctiliousminutely attentive (perhaps too much so) to fine points; stressing niceties of conduct or form; N. punctilio, punctiliousness: careful attention payed to every small exact detail
potiondose (of liquids); liquid dose