GRE Word List


capricious; fanciful; amusingly strange

The meaning of the word whimsical is capricious; fanciful; amusingly strange.

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speciousseemingly reasonable but incorrect; misleading (often intentionally)
apoliticalhaving an aversion or lack of concern for political affairs
reminiscentsuggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence
centurionRoman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
amasscollect (gradually, in a very large amount)
superimposeplace over something else
complacencyself-satisfaction; smugness; ADJ. complacent
divaoperatic singer; prima donna
confineshut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement
whitsmall amount; smallest speck; Ex. not a whit of