GRE Word List



The meaning of the word unprepossessing is unattractive.

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reverenddeserving reverence; N: priest
noxiousharmful; CF. obnoxious
disportamuse; Ex. disport oneself; CF. divert
frugalitythrift; economy; ADJ. frugal: practicing economy; costing little; inexpensive
betrothbecome engaged to marry
badgerpester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
alluderefer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference
pell-mellin confusion; disorderly; Ex. dash pell-mell
crusthard outer covering (as of earth or snow)
compulsiveresulting from compulsion