GRE Word List

TURGID

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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WordMeaning
impassivegiving no sign of feeling or emotion : expressionless
pretendto give a false appearance of being, possessing, or performing
braidto make from braids
miniaturea copy on a much reduced scale
insomniaprolonged and usually abnormal inability to get enough sleep especially due to trouble falling asleep or staying asleep
conteststrive
outlawa person excluded from the benefit or protection of the law
trampletramp
sullengloomily or resentfully silent or repressed
lunaticaffected with a severely disordered state of mind : insane