GRE Word List

UNSEEMLY

unbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste

The meaning of the word unseemly is unbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste.

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WordMeaning
prosperbecome successful (esp. financially); thrive; grow well; Ex. children prospering under his care
turbulencestate of violent agitation; ADJ. turbulent: violently agitated or disturbed
progenychildren; offspring; descendants
virulent(of a disease or poison) extremely harmful or poisonous; (of a feeling) hostile; bitter; N. virulence; CF. virus; CF. venom
amphibianable to live both on land and in water; N.
appositeappropriate; fitting
fanaticismexcessive zeal; extreme devotion to a belief or cause; N. fanatic; ADJ. fanatic
minatorymenacing; threatening
versatilehaving many talents; capable of working in many fields; having many uses or functions; N. versatility
furrowlong shallow trench made by a plow; deep wrinkle in the skin; V.