GRE Word List

SUPPOSITITIOUS

assumed; counterfeit; hypothetical

The meaning of the word supposititious is assumed; counterfeit; hypothetical.

Random words

WordMeaning
nonchalanceindifference; lack of concern; composure; ADJ. nonchalant: unconcerned; cool; indifferent; Ex. nonchalant attitude to his debts
fetehonor at a festival; celebrate or honor with a feast; N. (outdoor) festival or feast; CF. feast
grandioseaffectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
pecuniarypertaining to money
conceitvanity or self-love; too high opinion of one's own value; extravagant metaphor (in poetry)
marrowsoft fatty tissue that fills most bone cavities and is the source of blood cells
truismself-evident truth
suavityurbanity; polish; ADJ. suave: smooth and courteous
siltsediment deposited by running water (at the entrance to a harbor or by a bend in a river)
coyshy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer¸¦ ¹Þ¾ÒÀ» ¶§