GRE Word List

SINUOUS

twisting; winding; bending in and out; not morally honest

The meaning of the word sinuous is twisting; winding; bending in and out; not morally honest.

Random words

WordMeaning
maudlineffusively sentimental
lackadaisicallacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
threatsign or warning (of coming danger); Ex. threat of rain; V: express a threat; give warning of (something bad); Ex. The cloud threatens rain.
banteringjoking talk; good-naturedly ridiculing; N.V. banter
toutpromote or publicize (one's goods or service); praise excessively (as a form of advertisement); CF. advertise
defectshortcoming; V: desert (in order to join the opposite one)
punytiny; weak; insignificant
spanglesmall shiny metallic piece sewn to clothing for ornamentation
tenuousthin; slim; rare
eddyswirling current of water, air, etc.; V.