GRE Word List

TUMID

(of a part of the body) swollen; distended; bombastic; pompous

The meaning of the word tumid is (of a part of the body) swollen; distended; bombastic; pompous.

Random words

WordMeaning
nominalin name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint
withstandstand up against; resist successfully
stuporstate of being stupefied; state of apathy; daze; lack of awareness
blemishmar; spoil the beauty or perfection of; N: flaw or defect (that spoils perfection); Ex. blemishes in the crystal; CF. unblemished
epilogueshort speech at conclusion of dramatic work
condignadequate; (of punishment) severe and well deserved
linguisticpertaining to language
paranoiapsychosis marked by delusions of grandeur or persecution; N: ADJ: paranoid, paranoiac
hoardstockpile; accumulate for future use; N: supply stored for future use
acquiesceassent; agree passively; comply without protest