GRE Word List

SOPHISTICATED

worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate

The meaning of the word sophisticated is worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate.

Random words

WordMeaning
discordconflict; lack of harmony; dissonance (when musical notes are played)
haggardwasted away; gaunt; Ex. haggard faces of the rescued miners
sybaritelover of luxury; person devoted to pleasure and luxury; CF. Sybaris: an ancient Greek city in Italy
centurionRoman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
jovialgood-natured; merry; cheerful
mobilemovable; not fixed; N. mobility
stiflesuppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
representationalshowing things as they actually appear in real life
tractpropaganda pamphlet (esp. by a religious or political group); expanse of land; region of indefinite size; system of related organs; Ex. digestive tract
bridleharness fitted about a horse's head (used to restrain); curb; check; V: put a bridle on; control or restrain; show anger