GRE Word List


excessively embellished in style or language : bombastic

The meaning of the word turgid is excessively embellished in style or language : bombastic.

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marsupialany of an order (Marsupialia) of mammals comprising kangaroos, wombats, bandicoots, opossums, and related animals that do not develop a true placenta and that usually have a pouch on the abdomen of the female which covers the teats and serves to carry the young
oozea soft deposit (as of mud, slime, or shells) on the bottom of a body of water
significanthaving meaning
impietythe quality or state of being impious : irreverence
insubstantialnot substantial: such as
antiquityancient times
nostalgiaa wistful or excessively sentimental yearning for return to or of some past period or irrecoverable condition