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22 terms

GRE S & T Difficult

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Solecism
gtrammatical mistake; blunder in speech
Spartan
highly self-disciplined; frugal; austere
Specious
deceptively attractive; seemingly plausible but fallacious
Stentorian
extremely loud
Stolid
unemotional; lacking sensitivity
Sublime
lofty or grand
Sully
to tarnish; taint
Supplant
to replace (another) by force; to take the place of
Surfeit
excessive amount
Surly
rude and bad-tempered
Sybarite
a person devoted to pleasure and luxury
Sycophant
a self-serving flatterer; yes-man
Syncopation
temporary irregularity in musical rhythm
Talon
claw of an animal, especially a bird of prey
Tangential
digressing; diverting
Tawdry
gaudy, cheap,or showy
Toady
one who flatters in the hope of gaining favors
Tome
book, usually large and academic
Torpor
extreme mental and physical sluggishness
Trenchant
acute, sharp, or incisive; forecful; effective
Turgid
swollen as from a fluid; bloated
Tyro
beginner; novice