GRE Word List

TITULAR

of a title; in name only; nominal; having the title of an office without the obligations; Ex. titular head of the company

The meaning of the word titular is of a title; in name only; nominal; having the title of an office without the obligations; Ex. titular head of the company.

Random words

WordMeaning
abodedwelling place; home
politicprudent; judicious; well judged; expedient; well devised
mayheminjury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
compoundcombine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
dowdyuntidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman
surreptitiousdone secretly; secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
aphasialoss of speech due to injury or illness
metallurgicalpertaining to the art of removing metals from ores; N. metallurgy: science that deals with extracting metals from ores
exposurerisk, particularly of being exposed to disease or to the elements; unmasking; act of laying something open; Ex. exposure of governmental corruption
defameharm someone's reputation; malign; speak evil of; slander; N. defamation; ADJ. defamatory