GRE Word List


emptied of or lacking content

The meaning of the word vacuous is emptied of or lacking content.

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certitudethe state of being or feeling certain
perfunctorycharacterized by routine or superficiality : mechanical
abstinencethe practice of abstaining from something : the practice of not doing or having something that is wanted or enjoyable
tortuousmarked by repeated twists, bends, or turns : winding
foiblethe part of a sword or foil blade between the middle and point
centurionan officer commanding a Roman century
dilatorytending or intended to cause delay
polaritythe quality or condition inherent in a body that exhibits opposite properties or powers in opposite parts or directions or that exhibits contrasted properties or powers in contrasted parts or directions : the condition of having poles
residuesomething that remains after a part is taken, separated, or designated or after the completion of a process : remnant
sordidmarked by baseness or grossness : vile