GRE Word List


easily annoyed : irritable

The meaning of the word testy is easily annoyed : irritable.

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mitigateto cause to become less harsh or hostile : mollify
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syllogisma deductive scheme of a formal argument consisting of a major and a minor premise and a conclusion (as in "every virtue is laudable; kindness is a virtue; therefore kindness is laudable")
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