GRE Word List


careful about money; economical; N. thrift

The meaning of the word thrifty is careful about money; economical; N. thrift.

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edificebuilding (of imposing size)
voguepopular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.
nutrientnourishing substance; ADJ: providing nourishment
cumbersomeheavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
volatilechangeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
incubusburden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
aviaryenclosure for birds; large cage
palateroof of the mouth; sense of the taste
perversioncorruption; turning from right to wrong
predecessorformer occupant of a post