GRE Word List

RUDDY

reddish; (of the face) reddish and healthy-looking

The meaning of the word ruddy is reddish; (of the face) reddish and healthy-looking.

Random words

WordMeaning
subservientbehaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience
imbalancelack of balance or symmetry; disproportion
jumblemix in a confused way
pietydevoutness; reverence for God; ADJ. pious
renounceabandon; give up (by formal announcement); disown; repudiate; Ex. renounce one's claim to the property/one's religion; N. renunciation
subpoenawrit(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
responsivenessstate of reacting readily to appeals, orders, etc.; ADJ. responsive: readily reacting; Ex. responsive to treatment
encroachmentgradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
crassvery unrefined; grossly insensible; crude and undiscriminating; Ex. crass behavior
distorttwist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion