GRE Word List

SOMBER

dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow

The meaning of the word somber is dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow.

Random words

WordMeaning
apathylack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
shiftchange position or place; exchange (one thing) for another; change in direction or position; Ex. shift the stolen goods; N. group of workers which takes turns with other groups; working period of such a group
espionagespying
stoutrather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
perjuryfalse testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath
abetassist usually in doing something wrong; encourage
adversaryopponent; enemy
valedictorypertaining to farewell; N: farewell address (esp. at graduation exercises)
obliviousinattentive or unmindful; unaware; wholly absorbed; forgetful(having the habit of forgetting)
bucolicrustic; pastoral