GRE Word List

STAGNANT

(of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output

The meaning of the word stagnant is (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output.

Random words

WordMeaning
censor(in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
chiplose a small piece from the surface or edge; N: small piece broken off something; CF. French fry; Potato chip/crisp
bridleharness fitted about a horse's head (used to restrain); curb; check; V: put a bridle on; control or restrain; show anger
averstate confidently; declare as true
ignitekindle; light; catch fire or set fire to
evanescentfleeting; vanishing; soon disappearing; V. evanesce
precipitantsomething that causes a substance in a chemical solution to separate out in solid form; ħÀüÁŠ; OP. solvent
avuncularof or like an uncle
jaundicedyellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye
remittransmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment