GRE Word List


suggestive of poor health : sickly

The meaning of the word wan is suggestive of poor health : sickly.

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brawnthe flesh of a boar
underscoreto draw a line under : underline
preciseexactly or sharply defined or stated
braga pompous or boastful statement
expedientsuitable for achieving a particular end in a given circumstance
syllogisma deductive scheme of a formal argument consisting of a major and a minor premise and a conclusion (as in "every virtue is laudable; kindness is a virtue; therefore kindness is laudable")
malicioushaving or showing a desire to cause harm to someone : given to, marked by, or arising from malice
vivisectionthe cutting of or operation on a living animal usually for physiological or pathological investigation
postmortemdone, occurring, or collected after death