GRE Word List

RETIRING

shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality

The meaning of the word retiring is shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality.

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WordMeaning
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flusterconfuse; make nervous and confused; N.
martialwarlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
wrinklesmall ridge on a smooth surface (face or cloth); V.
gainsaydeny
scabbardcase for a sword blade; sheath