GRE Word List


menacing or threatening in appearance

The meaning of the word surly is menacing or threatening in appearance.

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totterto move unsteadily : stagger
libela written statement in which a plaintiff in certain courts sets forth the cause of action or the relief sought
pettyhaving secondary rank or importance : minor
importuneto press or urge with troublesome persistence
entreatto plead with especially in order to persuade : ask urgently
regenerationan act or the process of regenerating : the state of being regenerated
maleficentworking or productive of harm or evil : baleful
forgea furnace or a shop with its furnace where metal is heated and wrought : smithy
florescencea state or period of flourishing