GRE Word List


full of yearning or desire tinged with melancholy

The meaning of the word wistful is full of yearning or desire tinged with melancholy.

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hinterlandsa region lying inland from a coast
inquisitivegiven to examination or investigation
facsimilean exact copy
inhibitto prohibit from doing something
imbecilitythe quality or state of being very stupid or foolish : utter foolishness
dignitaryone who possesses exalted rank or holds a position of dignity or honor
ogleto glance with amorous invitation or challenge
mantlea loose sleeveless garment worn over other clothes : cloak
biennialoccurring every two years