GRE Word List

WISPY

thin; slight; barely discernible

The meaning of the word wispy is thin; slight; barely discernible.

Random words

WordMeaning
tenancypossession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy
relentbecome less severe; give in(surrender); ADJ. relentless: unyielding; continuously severe
desultoryaimless; haphazard; digressing at random
minutiaepetty or trivial details; CF. minutia
generatecause; produce; create
entouragegroup of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
descrycatch sight of (something distant)
dramaprose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation
connivancepretense of ignorance of something wrong; assistance; permission to offend; V. connive: feign ignorance (of a wrong); cooperate secretly in an illegal action; conspire
insularitynarrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; isolated; narrow-minded; CF. peninsula