GRE Word List


dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book

The meaning of the word stodgy is dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book.

Random words

bemoanlament; moan for; express sorrow or disapproval of
amorphousformless; lacking shape or definition
apocalypticprophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
hysteriaexcessive or uncontrollable excitement; N. hysteric: person suffering from hysteria; CF. hysterics: attack of hysteria
torpedounderwater explosive apparatus; V.
bereaveddeprived of (someone beloved through death)
anthemsong of praise or patriotism; Ex. national anthem
lotobject used in making a determination at random; fate; piece of land
fraughtfilled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
mirageunreal reflection; optical illusion