GRE Word List
Awful meaning | Awful in a Sentence | Most common words in English #shorts
Awful meaning | Awful in a Sentence...
The meaning of the word unsightly is ugly; unpleasant to look at.
|forestall||prevent by taking action in advance|
|circumlocution||indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)|
|niggardly||meanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person|
|abdicate||renounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)|
|hindsight||understanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened|
|distinction||honor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction|
|impugn||dispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight|
|stately||formal; ceremonious; grand in style or size; majestic|
|rabid||of or suffering rabies; like a fanatic; extremely zealous; furious; CF. rabies: hydrophobia|