GRE Word List

VISCOUS

(of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency

The meaning of the word viscous is (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency.

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WordMeaning
flairtalent
ravagedevastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
causalimplying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality
stellarpertaining to the stars; of a star performer; outstanding; Ex. stellar attraction of the entire performance
advocatespeak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for
inerrancyinfallibility
sophisticatedworldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
ichthyologystudy of fish; CF. ichthyo-: fish
manifestationoutward demonstration; manifesting; indication of the presence of something; Ex. manifestation of his pronounced musical bent
virulent(of a disease or poison) extremely harmful or poisonous; (of a feeling) hostile; bitter; N. virulence; CF. virus; CF. venom