GRE Word List

SOUR

having a sharp or acid taste; acid; tart; bad-tempered; V.

The meaning of the word sour is having a sharp or acid taste; acid; tart; bad-tempered; V..

Random words

WordMeaning
revileattack with abusive language; vilify(slander)
nihilistone who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
satesatisfy to the full; satisfy to excess; cloy
lackadaisicallacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
ineptunsuited; inappropriate; lacking skill; incompetent; CF. inapt: (of statements or ideas) inappropriate
eccentricirregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
auxiliaryoffering or providing help; additional or subsidiary; N: helper; assistant
tensionstretching; condition of being stretched; mental strain; strained relationship between groups or people
explicateexplain in detail; interpret; clarify; CF. explicable
hegemonydominance especially of one nation over others