GRE Word List


characterized by harsh, insistent, and discordant sound

The meaning of the word strident is characterized by harsh, insistent, and discordant sound.

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alimentaryof or relating to nourishment or nutrition
slovenlyuntidy especially in personal appearance
refulgenta radiant or resplendent quality or state : brilliance
assentto agree to or approve of something (such as an idea or suggestion) especially after thoughtful consideration : concur
incarnateinvested with bodily and especially human nature and form
altruisticrelating to or given to altruism:
scurriloususing or given to coarse language
librettothe text of a work (such as an opera) for the musical theater
expurgateto cleanse of something morally harmful, offensive, or erroneous
conveyancethe action of conveying