GRE Word List

SULLEN

silently showing ill humor or resentment; dark; gloomy

The meaning of the word sullen is silently showing ill humor or resentment; dark; gloomy.

Random words

WordMeaning
beguiledeceive; mislead or delude; cheat; pass time pleasantly; charm or attract; Ex. beguiling smile
hindmostfurthest behind; farthest to the rear
sterileincapable of producing young; free from microorganism; V. sterilize
flourishgrow well; prosper; make sweeping gestures; wave; brandish; Ex. The trees flourished in the sun. N: showy movement or gesture; embellishment or ornamentation (esp. in handwriting)
pandercater to (the low desires of others)
ramshackle(of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
inveigledeceive; lead astray by deception; wheedle(cajole); Ex. inveigle her into joining the club; CF. interest dishonestly
lopegallop slowly
almsmoney or goods given to the poor
climacticrelating to the highest point; N. climax; CF. climatic