GRE Word List


marked by baseness or grossness : vile

The meaning of the word sordid is marked by baseness or grossness : vile.

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adverseacting against or in a contrary direction : hostile
dinghya small boat carried on or towed behind a larger boat as a tender or a lifeboat
grandiloquenta lofty, extravagantly colorful, pompous, or bombastic style, manner, or quality especially in language
sensualrelating to or consisting in the gratification of the senses or the indulgence of appetite : fleshly
tickleto touch (a body part, a person, etc.) lightly so as to excite the surface nerves and cause uneasiness, laughter, or spasmodic movements
atrophydecrease in size or wasting away of a body part or tissue
tantamountequivalent in value, significance, or effect
galvanicof, relating to, or producing a direct current of electricity
dorsalan ornamental cloth hung behind and above an altar