GRE Word List

RESERVE

self-control; self-restraint; formal but distant manner; reticence; Ex. without reserve: freely and openly; ADJ. reserved: shy and uncommunicative

The meaning of the word reserve is self-control; self-restraint; formal but distant manner; reticence; Ex. without reserve: freely and openly; ADJ. reserved: shy and uncommunicative.

Random words

WordMeaning
tensilecapable of being stretched; of tension; Ex. tensile rubber
suspendcause to stop for a period; interrupt; hold in abeyance; defer; hang from above; exclude for a period from a position; Ex. suspended state; Ex. suspend judgment; Ex. suspended from the team; N. suspension
grudgedeep feeling of dislike; Ex. grudge fight; V.
hiatusgap; pause; gap or interruption in space or time; break
oafstupid awkward person; CF. elf
bentdetermined; Ex. bent on advancing in the business; N: natural talent or inclination
imponderableweightless; that cannot undergo precise evaluation; CF. pound
valorbravery; ADJ. valiant: possessing valor; brave
conducivehelpful; contributive; V. conduce; Ex. conduce to/towards
quixoticidealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote