GRE Word List

UNWITTING

not knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know

The meaning of the word unwitting is not knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know.

Random words

WordMeaning
disingenuousnot naive; not candid; sophisticated; worldly wise; OP. ingenuous
negligibleso small, trifling, or unimportant as to be easily disregarded
smoldersmoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
maceratesoften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
stunmake unconscious or numb as by a blow; amaze; astound
cremateincinerate (a corpse); N. crematory, crematorium
ebullientshowing excitement; overflowing with enthusiasm; boiling; N. ebullience; N. ebullition: state of boiling
scrimmagedisorderly fight between two or more people
harbingerforerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)
impotentweak; ineffective; lacking in physical strength or power