GRE Word List


having a healthy reddish color

The meaning of the word ruddy is having a healthy reddish color.

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tundraa level or rolling treeless plain that is characteristic of arctic and subarctic regions, consists of black mucky soil with a permanently frozen subsoil, and has a dominant vegetation of mosses, lichens, herbs, and dwarf shrubs
cholericeasily moved to often unreasonable or excessive anger : hot-tempered
consanguineousof the same blood or origin
subsideto sink or fall to the bottom : settle
crossa structure consisting of an upright with a transverse beam used especially by the ancient Romans for execution
ascertainto find out or learn with certainty
limpto walk lamely
adjournto suspend indefinitely or until a later stated time
hostilitydeep-seated usually mutual ill will
warrantya real covenant binding the grantor of an estate and the grantor's heirs to warrant and defend the title