GRE Word List

REVERENT

respectful; worshipful; V. revere: regard with reverence; N. reverence: profound respect

The meaning of the word reverent is respectful; worshipful; V. revere: regard with reverence; N. reverence: profound respect.

Random words

WordMeaning
alluderefer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference
draconianextremely severe; Ex. draconian punishment; CF. Draco: Athenian politician
unassumingmodest; Ex. the champion's unassuming manner
captiousfaultfinding; too critical
exasperatevex; annoy or make angry (by testing the patience)
glowerscowl; glare; look or stare angrily
chimericalfantastically improbable; highly unrealistic; N. chimera: unreal fancy; fire-breathing female creature
jollitygaiety; cheerfulness; ADJ. jolly: merry; gay
afflictionstate of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
apiculturebee-keeping