Barrons GRE Vocabulary List 13: Print Flashcard - Page 1
in name only; insignificantly small E.g.He offered to drive her to the airport for only a nominal fee.
indifference; lack of concern; composure E.g.Cool, calm, and collected under fire, James Bond shows remarkable nonchalance in the face of danger.
very reluctant to give out information E.g.We were annoyed by his noncommittal reply for we had been led to expect definite assurances of his approval.
dull and uninteresting; lacking distinct or individual E.g.The private detective was a short, nondescript fellow with no outstanding features, the sort of person one would never notice in a crowd.
person of no importance; something that does not exist or that exists only in imagination E.g.Because the two older princes dismissed their youngest brother as a nonentity, they did not realize that he was quietly plotting to seize the throne.