GRE Word List

VORACIOUS

ravenous; eating large quantities of food; exceedingly eager; insatiable; Ex. voracious animal/reader

The meaning of the word voracious is ravenous; eating large quantities of food; exceedingly eager; insatiable; Ex. voracious animal/reader.

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WordMeaning
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offensiveattacking; insulting; distasteful; V. offend: violate; hurt the feelings of; N. offense: offending; violating of a moral or social code; crime; attack; Ex. first offense
fleecewool coat of a sheep; V: shear the fleece from; rob by a trick; swindle; plunder
humdrumdull; monotonous
dehydrateremove water from; dry out
poseassume a particular posture; put forward; present; affect a particular attitude (to impress others); Ex. pose a threat; N.
enthrallcapture; enslave; captivate; hold the complete attention of (as if magic); hold spellbound
exploitmake use of, sometimes unjustly; N. exploitation
beseechbeg; plead with