GRE Word List


not feathered : not ready for flight

The meaning of the word unfledged is not feathered : not ready for flight.

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madrigala medieval short lyrical poem in a strict poetic form
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aureolea radiant light around the head or body of a representation of a sacred personage
palliddeficient in color : wan
excerpta passage (as from a book or musical composition) selected, performed, or copied : extract
stipenda fixed sum of money paid periodically for services or to defray expenses
serpentineof or resembling a serpent (as in form or movement)
epicureanof or relating to Epicurus or Epicureanism