GRE Word List

SUPERFICIAL

of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge

The meaning of the word superficial is of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge.

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WordMeaning
scufflestruggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
demeandisgrace; humiliate; debase in dignity; behave
jollitygaiety; cheerfulness; ADJ. jolly: merry; gay
atheisticdenying the existence of God; N. atheism
consanguineoushaving a common ancestor
arteryblood-vessel; CF. vein
determinatehaving a fixed order of procedure; precisely defined; invariable; fixed; conclusive; final
indeterminateuncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite
takeoffburlesque; act of leaving the ground
recidivismhabitual return to crime (even after being punished); N. recidivist