GRE Word List

RESTIVE

stubbornly resisting control : balky

The meaning of the word restive is stubbornly resisting control : balky.

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WordMeaning
pass_offpresent falsely; represent falsely to be
merita praiseworthy quality : virtue
valorstrength of mind or spirit that enables a person to encounter danger with firmness : personal bravery
delusionsomething that is falsely or delusively believed or propagated
prelatean ecclesiastic (such as a bishop or abbot) of superior rank
solicitto make petition to : entreat
cartographerone that makes maps
crotchetygiven to crotchets (see crotchet
succumbto yield to superior strength or force or overpowering appeal or desire
demisedeath