GRE Word List
The meaning of the word vapid is lacking liveliness; dull and unimaginative; insipid and flavorless; Ex. vapid lecture.
|fluster||confuse; make nervous and confused; N.|
|niggardly||meanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person|
|torso||trunk of statue with head and limbs missing; human trunk|
|voyeur||Peeping Tom; person who derives sexual gratification from observing the sexual acts of others|
|fraught||filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight|
|diffidence||shyness; lack of self-confidence; timidity; ADJ. diffident|