GRE Word List


a strong desire or propensity

The meaning of the word yen is a strong desire or propensity.

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enterprisea project or undertaking that is especially difficult, complicated, or risky
slothdisinclination to action or labor : indolence
uxoriousexcessively fond of or submissive to a wife
preento groom with the bill especially by rearranging the barbs and barbules of the feathers and by distributing oil from the uropygial gland
scrappyconsisting of scraps
hirelinga person who serves for hire especially for purely mercenary motives
dinghya small boat carried on or towed behind a larger boat as a tender or a lifeboat
remunerativeserving to remunerate
causalexpressing or indicating cause : causative
welta strip between a shoe sole and upper through which they are stitched or stapled together