GRE Word List

WORLDLY

engrossed in matters of this earth; not spiritual; of the material world

The meaning of the word worldly is engrossed in matters of this earth; not spiritual; of the material world.

Random words

WordMeaning
blanchbleach; whiten; make white or pale
eerieweird; causing fear because strange
rhapsodyexcessively enthusiastic expression of feeling; musical composition of irregular form (as if made up as one plays it)
trepidationfear; nervous apprehension
moleculethe smallest particle (one or more atoms) of a substance that has all the properties of that substance
nauseafeeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
parleyconference (between opponents); CF. speak
unintimatingunfrightening
ludicrouslaughable; ridiculous; trifling
buoyantable to float; cheerful and optimistic; N. buoyancy; Ex. buoyancy of wood/water/American market