GRE Word List


slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work

The meaning of the word slipshod is slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work.

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centripetaltending toward the center
factiousinclined to form factions; causing dissension
dossierfile of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back
preposterousabsurd; completely unreasonable; ridiculous
effusionpouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
daintydelicate; delicately beautiful; fastidious; not easy to please; Ex. dainty movement/dress
assentagree; accept; N. assessment
fortestrong point or special talent in a person's character
slaphit quickly with the flat part of the hand; N. CF. smack
prophylacticused to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease