GRE Word List


evil; ominous

The meaning of the word sinister is evil; ominous.

Random words

reclusehermit; loner; ADJ. reclusive
sheerpure; thin and transparent; very steep
pursepucker; contract (lips) into wrinkles; N: wallet
dapperneat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry
immobilitystate of being immovable
padrechaplain (in the armed forces)
enunciateannounce; proclaim; utter or speak, especially distinctly; pronounce clearly; articulate; Ex. This theory was first enunciated by him.
embezzlementtaking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)
leave-takingfarewell or departure
navigable(of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered