GRE Word List

VYING

contending; CF. vie

The meaning of the word vying is contending; CF. vie.

Random words

WordMeaning
fraughtfilled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
leave-takingfarewell or departure
citadelfortress
apoliticalhaving an aversion or lack of concern for political affairs
wistfulsadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing
perforatepierce; put a hole through
casualhappening by chance; irregular; occasional; informal; showing or feeling little interest; Ex. casual reader/labor/remark
obsequiousslavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
verveenthusiasm (as in artistic performance or composition); liveliness; vigor
bluesstate of depression or melancholy; style of slow, mournful music (evolved from southern Black American songs)