GRE Word List


of a kind likely to induce sleep

The meaning of the word somnolent is of a kind likely to induce sleep.

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intrinsicbelonging to the essential nature or constitution of a thing
swindlerto obtain money or property by fraud or deceit
misnomerthe misnaming of a person in a legal instrument
elysianof or relating to Elysium
sibyllineany of several prophetesses usually accepted as 10 in number and credited to widely separate parts of the ancient world (such as Babylonia, Egypt, Greece, and Italy)
craftskill in planning, making, or executing : dexterity
crestfallenhaving a drooping crest or hanging head
defiancethe act or an instance of defying : challenge
arduoushard to accomplish or achieve : difficult
numismatistthe study or collection of coins, tokens, and paper money and sometimes related objects (such as medals)