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Barron's GRE Wordlist C
cabal
cache
cacophonous
cadge
small group of persons secretly united to promote their own i…
hiding place; V.
discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of…
beg; mooch; panhandle
cabal
small group of persons secretly united to promote their own i…
cache
hiding place; V.
Barron's GRE Wordlist D
dabble
damp
dank
daub
work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily…
slightly wet, diminish, mute
damp; unpleasantly wet
Coat; smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex.…
dabble
work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily…
damp
slightly wet, diminish, mute
Barron's GRE Wordlist B
badger
baffle
bait
baleful
pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking ag…
frustrate; perplex
harass; tease; torment; Ex. badger baiting; N: food or other…
evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign…
badger
pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking ag…
baffle
frustrate; perplex
Barron's GRE Wordlist A
abase
abash
abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
embarrass
subside or moderate
shorten
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
abash
embarrass
Barron's GRE Wordlist S
saboteur
saccharine
sacrilegious
sacrosanct
one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property... Members of th…
cloyingly sweet... She tried to ingratiate herself, speaking swe…
desecrating; profane... His stealing of the altar cloth was a ve…
most sacred; inviolable... The brash insurance salesman invaded…
saboteur
one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property... Members of th…
saccharine
cloyingly sweet... She tried to ingratiate herself, speaking swe…
125 terms
Barron's GRE: Word List 01 w/ antonyms
abase
abash
abate*
abbreviate
ant: dignify, exalt, extol, honor
ant: embolden, reassure
ant: intensify, revive, enhance
ant: lengthen, expand, extend
abase
ant: dignify, exalt, extol, honor
abash
ant: embolden, reassure
72 terms
Barron's GRE: Word List 02 w/ antonyms
adulation
adulterate*
advent
adventitious
ant: abuse, criticism, disapproval
v. make impure by adding inferior or tainted substances; cont…
ant: departure, end
ant: inherent, innate, premeditated
adulation
ant: abuse, criticism, disapproval
adulterate*
v. make impure by adding inferior or tainted substances; cont…
797 terms
Barron's GRE Vocabulary
epistemology
abdicate
aberrant
abeyance
branch of philosophy tha texamines the nature of knowledge
to give up a position, right, or power
deviating from what is normal
temporary suppression or suspension
epistemology
branch of philosophy tha texamines the nature of knowledge
abdicate
to give up a position, right, or power
22 terms
Barron's GRE Flashcards
Refractory
Precipitate
Prodigality
rarefied
Obstinately stubborn; resistant to treatment; intractable; un…
Showing undue haste or unexpectedness
Wasteful extravagance; recklessness with money; uncontrolled…
Made less dense (of gas); elevated in nature
Refractory
Obstinately stubborn; resistant to treatment; intractable; un…
Precipitate
Showing undue haste or unexpectedness
Barron's GRE Wordlist N
nadir
naivete
narcissist
narrative
lowest point... Although few people realized it, the Dow-Jones…
quality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gu…
conceited person... A _____ is his own best friend.
related to telling a story... A born teller of tales, Olsen use…
nadir
lowest point... Although few people realized it, the Dow-Jones…
naivete
quality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gu…
Barron's GRE Wordlist M
macabre
machiavellian
machinations
magisterial
gruesome; grisly... The city morgue is a macabre spot for the un…
crafty; double-dealing; cunning... I do not think he will be a g…
evil schemes or plot/plan... assasination... I can see through your…
authoritative; imperious... The learned doctor laid down the law…
macabre
gruesome; grisly... The city morgue is a macabre spot for the un…
machiavellian
crafty; double-dealing; cunning... I do not think he will be a g…
Barron's GRE Wordlist O
obdurate
obfuscate
objective
objective
stubborn... He was obdurate in his refusal to listen to our comp…
confuse; muddle... Do not obfuscate the issues by dragging in ir…
not influenced by emotions; fair... Even though he was her son,…
goal; aim... A degree in medicine was her ultimate objective.
obdurate
stubborn... He was obdurate in his refusal to listen to our comp…
obfuscate
confuse; muddle... Do not obfuscate the issues by dragging in ir…
Barron's GRE Wordlist I
iconoclastic
ideology
idiom
idiosyncrasy
attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attack…
system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings…
individual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarit…
iconoclastic
attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attack…
ideology
system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
Barron's GRE Wordlist L
laborious
labyrinth
lachrymose
lackadaisical
demanding much work or care; tedious... In putting together his…
maze... Tom and Becky were lost in the labyrinth of secret caves.
producing tears... His voice has a lachrymose quality that is mo…
lacking purpose or zest(enthu) ; halfhearted; languid(week)... H…
laborious
demanding much work or care; tedious... In putting together his…
labyrinth
maze... Tom and Becky were lost in the labyrinth of secret caves.
Barron's GRE Wordlist R
rail
rally
ramble
ramification
scold; rant... You may rail at him all you want; you will never…
call up or summon (forces, vital powers etc); revive or recup…
wander aimlessly (physically or mentally)... Listening to the te…
branching out; subdivision... We must examine all the ramificati…
rail
scold; rant... You may rail at him all you want; you will never…
rally
call up or summon (forces, vital powers etc); revive or recup…
Barron's GRE Wordlist E
earthy
ebb
ebullient
eccentric
unrefined; coarse... His earthy remarks often embarrassed the wo…
recede; lessen... His fortunes began to ebb during the recession.
showing excitement; overflowing with enthusiasm His ebullient…
odd; whimsical; irregular... The comet passed close by the earth…
earthy
unrefined; coarse... His earthy remarks often embarrassed the wo…
ebb
recede; lessen... His fortunes began to ebb during the recession.
Barron's GRE Wordlist K
kaleidoscope
ken
kernel
killjoy
tube in which patterns made by the reflection in mirrors of c…
range of knowledge... I cannot answer your question since this m…
central or vital point
grouch; spoilsport... At breakfast we had all been enjoying our…
kaleidoscope
tube in which patterns made by the reflection in mirrors of c…
ken
range of knowledge... I cannot answer your question since this m…
Barron's GRE Wordlist T
tacit
taciturn
tactile
taint
understood; not put into words... We have a tacit agreement base…
habitually silent; talking a little... New Englanders are repute…
pertaining to the organs or sense of touch... His callused hands…
contaminated; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of so…
tacit
understood; not put into words... We have a tacit agreement base…
taciturn
habitually silent; talking a little... New Englanders are repute…
Barron's GRE Wordlist J
jaded
jargon
jaundiced
jeopardy
fatigued; surfeited(eating until excessively full)... He looked…
language used by special group; gibberish... We tried to underst…
yellowed; prejudiced; envious... She gazed at the painting with…
exposure to death or endanger; put at risk; imperil... Legally,…
jaded
fatigued; surfeited(eating until excessively full)... He looked…
jargon
language used by special group; gibberish... We tried to underst…
Barron's GRE Wordlist F
fabricate
facade
facet
facetious
build; lie... Because of the child's tendency to fabricate, we h…
front of the building; superficial or false appearance.... The f…
small plane surface (of a gem); a side; one side of something…
humorous; joking... Your facetious remarks are not appropriate a…
fabricate
build; lie... Because of the child's tendency to fabricate, we h…
facade
front of the building; superficial or false appearance.... The f…
20 terms
Barron's GRE Words
Abate
Abdicate
Aberrant
Abeyance
to decrease; reduce
to give up a position, right, or power
deviating from what is normal
a temporary suppression or suspension
Abate
to decrease; reduce
Abdicate
to give up a position, right, or power
1,437 terms
Barron's GRE combo
abate
aberrant
abeyance
abscond
subside or moderate
abnormal or deviant
suspended action
depart secretly and hide
abate
subside or moderate
aberrant
abnormal or deviant
Barron's GRE Wordlist V
vacillate
vacuous
vagary
vagrant
waver; fluctuate... Uncertain which suitor she ought to marry, t…
empty; lacking in ideas; stupid... The candidate's vacuous remar…
caprice; whim; unpredictable change... She followed every vagary…
stray; random... He tried to study, but could not collect his va…
vacillate
waver; fluctuate... Uncertain which suitor she ought to marry, t…
vacuous
empty; lacking in ideas; stupid... The candidate's vacuous remar…
Barron's GRE Wordlist H
habituate
hackneyed
haggle
hallowed
accustom or familiarize
commonplace; trite... The English teacher criticized her story b…
argue about prices... I prefer to shop in a store that has a one…
blessed; consecrated; holy (thiêng liêng, được phù hộ)... She wa…
habituate
accustom or familiarize
hackneyed
commonplace; trite... The English teacher criticized her story b…
Barron's GRE Wordlist Q
quack
quail
quaint
qualified
charlatan; impostor... Do not be misled by the exorbitant claims…
cower; lose heart... He was afraid that he would quail in the fa…
odd; old-fashioned; picturesque... Her quaint clothes and old-fa…
limited; restricted... Unable to give the candidate full support…
quack
charlatan; impostor... Do not be misled by the exorbitant claims…
quail
cower; lose heart... He was afraid that he would quail in the fa…
Barron's GRE Wordlist G
gadfly
gaffe
gainsay
galaxy
animal-biting fly; irritating person
social blunder
deny
large; isolated system of stars & planets; collection of bril…
gadfly
animal-biting fly; irritating person
gaffe
social blunder
Barron's GRE Wordlist U
ubiquitous
ulterior
ultimate
ultimatum
being everywhere; omnipresent... That Christmas "The Little Drum…
situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; kept hidden…
final; not susceptible to further analysis; highest in degree…
last/final demand; warning... Since they have ignored our ultima…
ubiquitous
being everywhere; omnipresent... That Christmas "The Little Drum…
ulterior
situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; kept hidden…
299 terms
Barron's Root Roundup (GRE)
WITHOUT, ABSENCE OF, NOT
FROM, AWAY, OFF
HARSH, BITTER, SOUR
DRIVE, DO, LEAD, ACT, MOVE
A/ AN... anarchy... anaerobic... apathy
AB/ABS... abstain... absence
ACER/ACID/ACRI... acidic... acrid... acerbate
ACT/AG... action... actress, actor
WITHOUT, ABSENCE OF, NOT
A/ AN... anarchy... anaerobic... apathy
FROM, AWAY, OFF
AB/ABS... abstain... absence
454 terms
Barron's GRE S
saccharine
sacrilegious
sacrosanct
sadistic
cloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin
desecrating; profane; ... N. sacrilege: desecration, misuse, or…
invioably sacred; most sacred; inviolable
inclined to cruelty; ... N. sadism: delight in cruelty
saccharine
cloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin
sacrilegious
desecrating; profane; ... N. sacrilege: desecration, misuse, or…
Barron's GRE Wordlist P-1
pacifist
pacify
painstaking
palatable
one opposed to war/ force; antimilitarist (người theo chủ ngh…
soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue
showing hard work; taking great care; meticulous... The new high…
agreeable; pleasing to the taste... Neither Jack's underbaked op…
pacifist
one opposed to war/ force; antimilitarist (người theo chủ ngh…
pacify
soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue
85 terms
Barron's GRE: Word List 01 w/ antonyms
abase
abash
abate*
abbreviate
ant: dignify, exalt, extol, honor
ant: embolden, reassure
ant: intensify, revive, enhance
ant: lengthen, expand, extend
abase
ant: dignify, exalt, extol, honor
abash
ant: embolden, reassure
7 terms
Barron's GRE Words
nocturnal
nomadic
noxious
nutrient
done at night
wandering
harmful
providing nourishment
nocturnal
done at night
nomadic
wandering
800 terms
Barron's GRE Essential Words 800
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abeyance
to decrease; reduce
to give up a position, right, or power
deviating from what is normal
temporary suppression or suspension
abate
to decrease; reduce
abdicate
to give up a position, right, or power
82 terms
Barron's GRE 800
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abeyance
to decrease, reduce, less intense/widespread
to give up a position, right or power
deviating from what is normal/accepted standard
temporary suppression/suspension
abate
to decrease, reduce, less intense/widespread
abdicate
to give up a position, right or power
800 terms
GRE - Barron's 800 Words
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abeyance
to decrease; reduce
to give up a position, right, or power
deviating from what is normal
temporary suppression or suspension
abate
to decrease; reduce
abdicate
to give up a position, right, or power
333 terms
Barron's GRE High Frequency Words 333
abate
aberrant
abeyance
abscond
(verb) make less active or intense... ate: Make something Less
(noun) one whose behavior departs substantially from the norm…
(noun) temporary cessation or suspension... a+beyance : here c…
(verb) run away; usually includes taking something or somebod…
abate
(verb) make less active or intense... ate: Make something Less
aberrant
(noun) one whose behavior departs substantially from the norm…
GRE Vocab: Barron's
Abate
Abdicate
Aberrant*
Abeyance*
To decrease; reduce
To give up a position, right, or power
Deviating from what is normal
Temporary suppression or suspension
Abate
To decrease; reduce
Abdicate
To give up a position, right, or power
Barron's 800 essential words for the GRE
Abase
Abash
Abate
Abbreviate
Meaning - To lower in rank, prestige, or esteem, to humiliate…
Meaning - To make ashamed or uneasy, disconcert, to embarrass…
Meaning - to decrease in force or intensity, to decrease in a…
Meaning - To make short or shorter, To reduce in force, effic…
Abase
Meaning - To lower in rank, prestige, or esteem, to humiliate…
Abash
Meaning - To make ashamed or uneasy, disconcert, to embarrass…
1,311 terms
Barron's GRE combo
abate
aberrant
abeyance
abscond
subside or moderate
abnormal or deviant
suspended action
depart secretly and hide
abate
subside or moderate
aberrant
abnormal or deviant
Barron's GRE Verbs
Abate
Abjure
Abscond
Admonish
To reduce
To reject formally
To secretly depart
To reprimand
Abate
To reduce
Abjure
To reject formally
800 terms
Barron's GRE Vocabulary
epistemology
abdicate
aberrant
abeyance
branch of philosophy tha texamines the nature of knowledge
to give up a position, right, or power
deviating from what is normal
temporary suppression or suspension
epistemology
branch of philosophy tha texamines the nature of knowledge
abdicate
to give up a position, right, or power
59 terms
Barron's GRE Vocabulary
Ahistorical
Ambiguous
Ambivalence
Anomaly
unconcerned with or unrelated to history, historical developm…
unclear or doubtful in meaning.
mixed feelings or emotions
deviation from what is normal; irregular
Ahistorical
unconcerned with or unrelated to history, historical developm…
Ambiguous
unclear or doubtful in meaning.
2,000 terms
Barron's GRE 4842 cards
abase
abash
abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
embarrass
subside or moderate
shorten
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
abash
embarrass
299 terms
Barron's Root Roundup (GRE)
WITHOUT, ABSENCE OF, NOT
FROM, AWAY, OFF
HARSH, BITTER, SOUR
DRIVE, DO, LEAD, ACT, MOVE
A/ AN... anarchy... anaerobic... apathy
AB/ABS... abstain... absence
ACER/ACID/ACRI... acidic... acrid... acerbate
ACT/AG... action... actress, actor
WITHOUT, ABSENCE OF, NOT
A/ AN... anarchy... anaerobic... apathy
FROM, AWAY, OFF
AB/ABS... abstain... absence
Barron's GRE Wordlist P-2
plasticity
platitude
platonic
plaudit
ability to be molded... When clay dries out, it loses its _____…
trite remark; commonplace statement; cliches... The _____ in hi…
purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire; not ph…
enthusiastic approval;round of applause... The theatrical compa…
plasticity
ability to be molded... When clay dries out, it loses its _____…
platitude
trite remark; commonplace statement; cliches... The _____ in hi…
248 terms
Barron's GRE Wordlist S
saboteur
saccharine
sacrilegious
sacrosanct
one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property... Members of th…
cloyingly sweet... She tried to ingratiate herself, speaking swe…
desecrating; profane... His stealing of the altar cloth was a ve…
most sacred; inviolable... The brash insurance salesman invaded…
saboteur
one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property... Members of th…
saccharine
cloyingly sweet... She tried to ingratiate herself, speaking swe…
165 terms
Barron's GRE Vocab Synonyms
Disgusting/Detestable
Renounce
Abnormal
Slanderous
Abhorrent, abominable, execrable, loathsome, obnoxious, repel…
Abandon, maroon, leave in the lurch, forfeit, disown, waive,…
Aberrant, anomalous, bizarre, eccentric, freak, idiosyncratic…
Scurrilous, calumnious, libelous, opprobrious
Disgusting/Detestable
Abhorrent, abominable, execrable, loathsome, obnoxious, repel…
Renounce
Abandon, maroon, leave in the lurch, forfeit, disown, waive,…
337 terms
GRE barron's most frequent
ABATE
ABERRANT
ABEYANCE
ABSCOND
subside or moderate... (vt.)緩和,減弱,減少,廢除(vi.)緩和,減弱,減少
abnormal or deviant... (a.)脫離正道的,脫離常軌的,變體的
suspended action... 暫時中止;擱置
depart silently and hide... (vt.)潛逃,逃匿
ABATE
subside or moderate... (vt.)緩和,減弱,減少,廢除(vi.)緩和,減弱,減少
ABERRANT
abnormal or deviant... (a.)脫離正道的,脫離常軌的,變體的
1,760 terms
Barron's list of words for GRE
abase
abash
abate
abbreviate
to make someone/oneself have less self respect; to degrade... AN…
to embarass; to cause to feel uncomfortable... ANTONYM: unabashed
to become less strong; to decrease... ANTONYM: unabated
to shorten
abase
to make someone/oneself have less self respect; to degrade... AN…
abash
to embarass; to cause to feel uncomfortable... ANTONYM: unabashed
GRE Vocabulary (Barron's)
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abeyance
to decrease; reduce
to give up a position, right, or power
deviating from what is normal
temporary suppression or suspension
abate
to decrease; reduce
abdicate
to give up a position, right, or power
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