GRE Word List

VEGETATE

live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan

The meaning of the word vegetate is live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan.

Random words

WordMeaning
centrifugalradiating; departing from the center
ruminantanimal that ruminates; ADJ.
milieusocial environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
melancholygloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia
comelyattractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance
ingeniousmarked by inventive skill; clever; resourceful; N. ingenuity
callowyouthful; immature; inexperienced
moodinessfits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion
trimmake neat or tidy by clipping; reduce by removing what is unnecessary; ornament; decorate (round the edges); Ex. trim the cost; Ex. jacket trimmed with fur; N. ADJ: tidy; in good order
pertinaciousholding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent