GRE Word List

TRACTABLE

docile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability

The meaning of the word tractable is docile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability.

Random words

WordMeaning
swaggerwalk or behave with an over-confident manner
loutclumsy person; ADJ. loutish; CF. from countrysides ?
spontaneitylack of premeditation; naturalness; freedom from constraint; ADJ. spontaneous: self-generated; unpremeditated; happening without being planned
alluderefer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference
glowshine brightly without a flame (as of eyes or metals); show redness and heat (in the face) after hard work or because of strong feelings; N: light produced by a heated body; brilliance of a color
ablutionwashing
foulvery bad or disagreeable; very dirty; Ex. foul smell/flavor/temper/language/air/deed/weather/means; N. act against the rules; V. make or become foul; commit a foul
shoddymade of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick
animadversioncritical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
inklinghint; slight indication