GRE Word List


lively or frisky in action : capricious

The meaning of the word skittish is lively or frisky in action : capricious.

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elixira substance held capable of changing base metals into gold
squanderto spend extravagantly or foolishly : dissipate
tawdrycheap and gaudy in appearance or quality
titillateto excite pleasurably : arouse by stimulation
amendto put right
headstrongnot easily restrained : impatient of control, advice, or suggestions
confideto have confidence : trust
bulwarka solid wall-like structure raised for defense : rampart
metaphora figure of speech in which a word or phrase literally denoting one kind of object or idea is used in place of another to suggest a likeness or analogy between them (as in drowning in money)
indoctrinateto imbue with a usually partisan or sectarian opinion, point of view, or principle