GRE Word List

SCURRILOUS

using or given to coarse language

The meaning of the word scurrilous is using or given to coarse language.

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WordMeaning
contendto strive or vie in contest or rivalry or against difficulties : struggle
desertsarid land with usually sparse vegetation
surmountto prevail over : overcome
institutionan established organization or corporation (such as a bank or university) especially of a public character
stodgyhaving a rich filling quality : heavy
perigeethe point in the orbit of an object (such as a satellite) orbiting the earth that is nearest to the center of the earth
gruelingtrying or taxing to the point of exhaustion : punishing
pittancea small portion, amount, or allowance
clariona medieval trumpet with clear shrill tones
floweryof, relating to, or resembling flowers