GRE Word List

UNWONTED

unaccustomed; unusual; Ex. He arrived with unwonted punctuality.

The meaning of the word unwonted is unaccustomed; unusual; Ex. He arrived with unwonted punctuality..

Random words

WordMeaning
hazyslightly obscure; misty; unclear; N. haze: light mist or smoke; confused state of mind
fusilladesimultaneous firing or outburst (of missiles, questions, etc.)
determinatehaving a fixed order of procedure; precisely defined; invariable; fixed; conclusive; final
marginalof a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability
sticklerperfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
entranceput under a spell(condition caused by magical power); carry away(fill with strong feeling) with emotion; put into a trance; fill with delight
takeoffburlesque; act of leaving the ground
legislaturelegislating branch of government; CF. legislate: make laws
contritepenitent; repentant; N. contrition
parlancelanguage; manner of speaking; idiom; Ex. in legal/common parlance