GRE Word List

SPARSE

of few and scattered elements

The meaning of the word sparse is of few and scattered elements.

Random words

WordMeaning
divulgeto make known (something, such as a confidence or secret)
hummocka rounded knoll or hillock
decrepitwasted and weakened by or as if by the infirmities of old age
artifactsa usually simple object (such as a tool or ornament) showing human workmanship or modification as distinguished from a natural object
exactto call for forcibly or urgently and obtain
regicidea person who kills a king
gibberishunintelligible or meaningless language:
profligatewildly extravagant
slougha place of deep mud or mire
avowto declare assuredly