GRE Word List


sudden capricious idea; fancy

The meaning of the word whim is sudden capricious idea; fancy.

Random words

levyimpose (a fine); collect (a payment); impose or collect (a tax); Ex. levy a tax on tobacco
querulousgiven to complaining; complaining; fretful; whining
edifyinstruct; correct morally
preytarget of a hunt; victim; V: hunt and eat as prey; victimize; Ex. Cats prey on mice.
husbandryfrugality; thrift; economy; agriculture; farming; Ex. animal husbandry; CF. husbandman
tempospeed of music
trektravel; journey; V: make a long difficult journey
evenhandedimpartial; fair
blurtutter impulsively from nervousness or excitement