GRE Word List

SALACIOUS

lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk

The meaning of the word salacious is lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk.

Random words

WordMeaning
divergevary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating
repositorystorehouse
ramblewander aimlessly (physically or mentally); digress
marreddamaged; disfigured; V. mar: spoil; disfigure
sluggardlazy person
sproutbegin to grow; give off shoots or buds; N: new growth on a plant; shoot
dazzlemake blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder
haggardwasted away; gaunt; Ex. haggard faces of the rescued miners
nonchalanceindifference; lack of concern; composure; ADJ. nonchalant: unconcerned; cool; indifferent; Ex. nonchalant attitude to his debts
imponderableweightless; that cannot undergo precise evaluation; CF. pound