GRE Word List

RETIRING

reserved

The meaning of the word retiring is reserved.

Random words

WordMeaning
defectan imperfection or abnormality that impairs quality, function, or utility : shortcoming
lustrousreflecting light evenly and efficiently without glitter or sparkle
misgivingsa feeling of doubt or suspicion especially concerning a future event
concatenatelinked together
surveillanceclose watch kept over someone or something (as by a detective)
jocundmarked by or suggestive of high spirits and lively mirthfulness
parleyto speak with another : confer
labyrintha place constructed of or full of intricate passageways and blind alleys
doctrinairestubbornly or excessively devoted to a doctrine or theory without regard to practical considerations
whimsicalresulting from or characterized by whim or caprice