GRE Word List

STUDIOUS

given to diligent study

The meaning of the word studious is given to diligent study.

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WordMeaning
appurtenancessubordinate possessions; something added to a more important thing
irreconcilableimpossible to reconcile; incompatible; not able to be resolved
fanaticismexcessive zeal; extreme devotion to a belief or cause; N. fanatic; ADJ. fanatic
desultoryaimless; haphazard; digressing at random
depredationplundering; destruction
hullhusk; dry outer covering of a seed; frame or body of a ship
jocularsaid or done in jest or playfully; marked by joking
provincialpertaining to a province; limited in outlook; narrow; unsophisticated
schemesystematic plan; plot; clever dishonest plan; orderly arrangement of elements; Ex. health insurance scheme; Ex. a scheme to escape taxes; Ex. a color scheme; Ex. a story with no scheme; V: contrive a scheme
antediluvianantiquated; extremely ancient