GRE Word List

WRY

(esp. of an expression of the face) twisted; with a humorous twist (expressing displeasure)

The meaning of the word wry is (esp. of an expression of the face) twisted; with a humorous twist (expressing displeasure).

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WordMeaning
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culinaryrelating to cooking or kitchen
bragboast
requitemake return for; repay; reciprocate; revenge; N. requittal
indomitableunconquerable; unyielding
frugalitythrift; economy; ADJ. frugal: practicing economy; costing little; inexpensive
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effulgentshining brightly; brilliant
abysmalbottomless