GRE Word List


lacking flavor, zest, interest, animation, or spirit : flat

The meaning of the word vapid is lacking flavor, zest, interest, animation, or spirit : flat.

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grotesquea style of decorative art characterized by fanciful or fantastic human and animal forms often interwoven with foliage or similar figures that may distort the natural into absurdity, ugliness, or caricature
euphemismthe substitution of an agreeable or inoffensive expression for one that may offend or suggest something unpleasant
withdrawnremoved from immediate contact or easy approach : isolated
existentialof, relating to, or affirming existence
proprietythe quality or state of being proper or suitable : appropriateness
compromisesettlement of differences by arbitration or by consent reached by mutual concessions
supinelying on the back or with the face upward
modicuma small portion : a limited quantity
soothsayera person who predicts the future by magical, intuitive, or more rational means : prognosticator
dissonancelack of agreement