GRE Word List

TRIVIA

trifles; unimportant matters

The meaning of the word trivia is trifles; unimportant matters.

Random words

WordMeaning
bigotone who is intolerant (in matters of religion or politics)
ligneouslike wood
contritepenitent; repentant; N. contrition
celerityspeed; rapidity
recreantdisloyal; cowardly; N: disloyal and cowardly person
labilelikely to change; unstable; Ex. emotionally labile; N. lability
defalcateembezzle
fussyfastidious; finicky; easily upset
savantscholar; learned person; CF. savoir: know
fashiongive shape to; make; Ex. fashion the pot out of clay