GRE Word List

SLOVENLY

untidy; careless in work habits; slipshod; N. sloven: one who is habitually untidy or careless

The meaning of the word slovenly is untidy; careless in work habits; slipshod; N. sloven: one who is habitually untidy or careless.

Random words

WordMeaning
restitutionreturning something (lost or stolen) to the rightful owner; reparation; indemnification; compensation for loss, damage, or injury
thwartblock or hinder; baffle; frustrate
barrailing in a courtroom; legal profession; vertical line dividing a staff into equal measures; Ex. prisoner at the bar; V: shut in or out with bars; forbid; exclude; CF. barrister
bustpiece of sculpture showing a person's head, shoulders, and upper chest; V: break up; arrest; Ex. crimebuster
irreproachablebeyond reproach; blameless; impeccable; Ex. irreproachable conduct
benevolentgenerous; charitable; having a wish to do good
surmountovercome
cleftN: split
volublefluent; talkative; glib; N. volubility
skimpprovide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly