GRE Word List

WHIMSICAL

resulting from or characterized by whim or caprice

The meaning of the word whimsical is resulting from or characterized by whim or caprice.

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WordMeaning
egotisticalcharacterized by egotism : having, showing, or arising from an exaggerated sense of self-importance
discretionindividual choice or judgment
acridsharp and harsh or unpleasantly pungent in taste or odor : irritating
nipto catch hold of and squeeze tightly between two surfaces, edges, or points : pinch
dooma law or ordinance especially in Anglo-Saxon England
specioushaving a false look of truth or genuineness : sophistic
glimmerto shine faintly or unsteadily
precipitousprecipitate
winsomegenerally pleasing and engaging often because of a childlike charm and innocence
stealtha cautious, unobtrusive, and secretive way of moving or proceeding intended to avoid detection