GRE Word List

TRICKSTER

person who cheats people

The meaning of the word trickster is person who cheats people.

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WordMeaning
verbiagepompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
besetharass or trouble from all directions; hem in
regenerationspiritual rebirth; Ex. regeneration of the prisoners; V. regenerate: give or obtain new life; reform spiritually
emanateissue forth; come out
occultmysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
revelryboisterous merrymaking; V. revel: engage boisterous festivities; enjoy greatly; N: boisterous festivity or celebration
addictioncompulsive habitual need
tippledrink (alcoholic beverages) frequently; N: alcoholic drink
debrisrubble; wreckage; scattered remains of something broken or destroyed
astutewise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage