GRE Word List

VINDICTIVE

disposed to seek revenge : vengeful

The meaning of the word vindictive is disposed to seek revenge : vengeful.

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WordMeaning
dissipateto break up and drive off
hyperboleextravagant exaggeration (such as "mile-high ice-cream cones")
begetto procreate as the father : sire
idioman expression in the usage of a language that is peculiar to itself either in having a meaning that cannot be derived from the conjoined meanings of its elements (such as up in the air for "undecided") or in its grammatically atypical use of words (such as give way)
untenablenot able to be defended
slitherto slide on or as if on a loose gravelly surface
thralla state of servitude or submission
retrogradehaving or being motion in a direction contrary to that of the general motion of similar bodies and especially east to west among the stars
spasmodicrelating to or affected or characterized by spasm
confideto have confidence : trust