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1,740 terms
Essential words for the GRE
abdicate
renounce
relinquish
abject
كناره‌گيرى كردن‌
صرفنظر كردن‌، چشم‌پوشيدن
دست‌ كشيدن‌ (از)، رهاكردن
نكبت‌بار، رقت‌انگيز
abdicate
كناره‌گيرى كردن‌
renounce
صرفنظر كردن‌، چشم‌پوشيدن
491 terms
GRE (essential)
couvluted
conversely
oscillate
disseminate
(adj) twisted, very complicated ... The movie have such a convol…
(adv) in an opposite way, on the other hand ... I am not here to…
(v) swing back and forth, waver, change one's mind ... We can't…
(v) broadcast, spread about, scatter spread (information, kno…
couvluted
(adj) twisted, very complicated ... The movie have such a convol…
conversely
(adv) in an opposite way, on the other hand ... I am not here to…
55 terms
GRE essential
obscure
arcane
mitigate
forestall
불명료한, 애매한
불가사의한, 신비로운, occult, abysmal, cryptic
누그러뜨리다, <고통을>완화하다
미연에 방지하다, 선수를 치다, hamper, hinder, deter, foil, retard
obscure
불명료한, 애매한
arcane
불가사의한, 신비로운, occult, abysmal, cryptic
24 terms
GRE essential
abase
aberration
abdicate
fabricate
lower; humiliate; humble
deviation or departure from the norm; abnormality
renounce a throne or position of power; give up
to make up in order to deceive; lie
abase
lower; humiliate; humble
aberration
deviation or departure from the norm; abnormality
500 terms
GRE ESSENTIAL
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abhor
(v) reduce, diminish
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
(adj) abnormal, deviant
(v) detest, regard with disgust
abate
(v) reduce, diminish
abdicate
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
58 terms
300 essential GRE words
'aggregate (n,a,v)
a'meliorate (v)... ~tion (n)
cacophony (n)... cacophonous (a)
com'plaisant (a)... complaisance (n)
total no or amt ... a record ~ of 285 points .
make sth better
misture of unpleasant sound
ready 2 accpt other pp's action and do wat pp wat
'aggregate (n,a,v)
total no or amt ... a record ~ of 285 points .
a'meliorate (v)... ~tion (n)
make sth better
9 terms
GRE essential Words for the GRE
Abate (V.)
Abdicate (V)
Aberrant (adj.)
Abeyance
To decrease; reduce
To give up a position right, or power
deviating from what is normal
To temporary suppression or suspension
Abate (V.)
To decrease; reduce
Abdicate (V)
To give up a position right, or power
101 terms
GRE ESSENTIAL
Laconic
Insipid
Pragmatic
Iconoclast
Using few words
Lacking taste or flavor
Concerned with practical matters
Someone who attacks cherished beliefs
Laconic
Using few words
Insipid
Lacking taste or flavor
362 terms
GRE Essential Word #3
reservation
uncharacteristic
despoil (a. despoiling)
winning
제한 / 조건 / 단서 / 마음의 걱정 /
~답지 않게
빼앗다 / 약탈하다 / 훼손하다
매력 있는 / 마음을 끄는
reservation
제한 / 조건 / 단서 / 마음의 걱정 /
uncharacteristic
~답지 않게
300 terms
GRE - Essential
aberrant
abeyance
abscond
abstemious
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aberrant
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abeyance
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1,832 terms
GRE Essential Words #1
abate
venue
reverberate
hold forth on
완화하다 / 줄이다... (v) reduce, diminish... Huge Step Taken by Europe's…
장소 (콘서트 스포츠 경기 회담 등의)
소리가 울리다 / 떠나갈 듯 하다
~에 대한 의견을 늘어놓다
abate
완화하다 / 줄이다... (v) reduce, diminish... Huge Step Taken by Europe's…
venue
장소 (콘서트 스포츠 경기 회담 등의)
787 terms
GRE Essential Words #2
hard-headed
tantamount
resent
snapped at the heels
간단하게 통하지 않는 / 실제적인 / 빈틈 없는 / 완고한 (=down-to-earth)
~에 버금가는 / 동일한
분개하다 / 불쾌하게 생각하다
뒷굽을 물다
hard-headed
간단하게 통하지 않는 / 실제적인 / 빈틈 없는 / 완고한 (=down-to-earth)
tantamount
~에 버금가는 / 동일한
65 terms
GRE Essential
aver
conciliatory
craven
exculpate
declare or affirm with confidence, say
reconciling, appeasing, attempting to make the peace
very cowardly, lacking courage
clear from guilt or blame
aver
declare or affirm with confidence, say
conciliatory
reconciling, appeasing, attempting to make the peace
50 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential 7/10
augment
divine
document
incorporate
(v) make larger
(v) discover something by guesswork or intuition; have supern…
(v) support with evidence
(v) To bring together features, ideas, or elements; give phys…
augment
(v) make larger
divine
(v) discover something by guesswork or intuition; have supern…
50 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential 5/10
standing
slack
table
static
(n) status, rank, reputation; existing indefinitely
(adj) Loose, negligent, lazy, weak; (v) neglect to do one's d…
(v) lay aside to discuss later, often as a way to postpone di…
(adj) Fixed, not moving or changing, lacking vitality
standing
(n) status, rank, reputation; existing indefinitely
slack
(adj) Loose, negligent, lazy, weak; (v) neglect to do one's d…
50 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential 9/10
hedonist
offset
sacrosanct
guile
(n) a person who believes that the pursuit of pleasure is the…
(v) counteract (something) by having an opposing force or eff…
(adj) (especially of a principle, place, or routine) regarded…
(n) sly or cunning intelligence
hedonist
(n) a person who believes that the pursuit of pleasure is the…
offset
(v) counteract (something) by having an opposing force or eff…
300 terms
GRE - Essential Words
aberrant
abeyance
abscond
abstemious
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aberrant
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abeyance
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500 terms
Manhattan GRE 500 Essential
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abhor
(v) reduce, diminish
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
(adj) abnormal, deviant
(v) detest, regard with disgust
abate
(v) reduce, diminish
abdicate
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
35 terms
Manhattan Essential GRE "E"
Eccentric
Eclectic
Eclipse
Efficacy
Peculiar, odd, deviating from the norm esp. in a whimsical way
Selecting the best of everything or from many diverse sources
The obscuring of one thing by another, such as the sun by the…
the quality of being able to produce the intended effect
Eccentric
Peculiar, odd, deviating from the norm esp. in a whimsical way
Eclectic
Selecting the best of everything or from many diverse sources
502 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential 500
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abhor
Something that abates becomes fewer or less intense. Your ent…
Sometimes someone in power might decide to give up that power…
Use the adjective aberrant to describe unusual conduct. Sitti…
If you abhor something, it gives you a feeling of complete ha…
abate
Something that abates becomes fewer or less intense. Your ent…
abdicate
Sometimes someone in power might decide to give up that power…
47 terms
Manhattan Essential GRE "D"
Daunt
Debase
Debunk
Decorous
Discourage, dishearten, lessen the courage of
Degrade; lower in quality, value, rank, etc.; lower in moral…
Expose, ridicule, or disprove false or exaggerated claims
Behaving with propriety and good taste; polite
Daunt
Discourage, dishearten, lessen the courage of
Debase
Degrade; lower in quality, value, rank, etc.; lower in moral…
502 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential 500
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abhor
Something that abates becomes fewer or less intense. Your ent…
Sometimes someone in power might decide to give up that power…
Use the adjective aberrant to describe unusual conduct. Sitti…
If you abhor something, it gives you a feeling of complete ha…
abate
Something that abates becomes fewer or less intense. Your ent…
abdicate
Sometimes someone in power might decide to give up that power…
50 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential 2/10
artifact
buffer
empirical
aberrant
(n) any object made by humans, especially those from an earli…
(n) something that shields, protects, absorbs shock, or cushi…
(adj) coming from , based on, or able to be verified by exper…
(adj) departing from an accepted standard, abnormal
artifact
(n) any object made by humans, especially those from an earli…
buffer
(n) something that shields, protects, absorbs shock, or cushi…
500 terms
Manhattan GRE 500 Essential
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abhor
(v) reduce, diminish
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
(adj) abnormal, deviant
(v) detest, regard with disgust
abate
(v) reduce, diminish
abdicate
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
46 terms
Manhattan Essential GRE "A"
Abate
Abdicate
Aberrant
Abhor
(v) Reduce, Diminish, become less in amount or intensity;
(v) Formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
(adj) not usual or normal SYN abnormal
(v) to hate a kind of behaviour or way of thinking, especiall…
Abate
(v) Reduce, Diminish, become less in amount or intensity;
Abdicate
(v) Formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
16 terms
Manhattan Essential GRE "O"
Objective
Obsequious
Obsolete
Obstinate
Factual, related to reality or physical objects; not influenc…
Servile, very compliant, fawning
Out of date, no longer in use
Stubborn or hard to control
Objective
Factual, related to reality or physical objects; not influenc…
Obsequious
Servile, very compliant, fawning
56 terms
Manhattan Essential GRE "P"
Paradigm
Paradox
Pariah
Partial
Model or pattern; worldview, set of shared assumptions, value…
Contradiction that is actually true
Social outcast, untouchable
Biased, prejudiced, favoring one over others; having a specia…
Paradigm
Model or pattern; worldview, set of shared assumptions, value…
Paradox
Contradiction that is actually true
49 terms
Manhattan Essential GRE "S"
Sacrosanct
Sagacious
Salubrious
Sanction
Sacred, inviolable, not to be trespassed on or violated; abov…
Wise; showing good judgement and foresight
Healthful, promoting health
Permission or approval, something that gives support or autho…
Sacrosanct
Sacred, inviolable, not to be trespassed on or violated; abov…
Sagacious
Wise; showing good judgement and foresight
49 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential and Advanced R
raconteur
ranks
rarefied
reactant
witty storytelly
personnel; a group of people considered all together
lofty, very high up or elevated ( in a metaphorical way); exc…
something that reacts; a substance that undergoes a change in…
raconteur
witty storytelly
ranks
personnel; a group of people considered all together
16 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential and Advanced N
naïve
nascent
negate
net
simple and unsophisticated, unsuspecting, lacking wordly expe…
coming into existence, still developing
deny or refute; make void or cause to be ineffective
remaining after expenses or other factors have been deducted;…
naïve
simple and unsophisticated, unsuspecting, lacking wordly expe…
nascent
coming into existence, still developing
50 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential 1/10
contentious
rife
sporadic
dogma
(adj.) argumentative; quarrelsome; causing controversy or dis…
(adj.)Abundant; prevalent
(adj.) Occasional, happening irregularly or in scattered loca…
(n.) A system of principles laid down by an authority; establ…
contentious
(adj.) argumentative; quarrelsome; causing controversy or dis…
rife
(adj.)Abundant; prevalent
500 terms
GRE 500 Essential Words
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abhor
(v) reduce, diminish
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
(adj) abnormal, deviant
(v) detest, regard with disgust
abate
(v) reduce, diminish
abdicate
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
89 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential and Advanced S
sacrosanct
sagacious
salient
salubrious
sacred, inviolable, not to be trespassed on or violated; abov…
wise; showing good judgment and foresight
obvious, standing out; projecting, protruding, jutting out
healthful, promoting health
sacrosanct
sacred, inviolable, not to be trespassed on or violated; abov…
sagacious
wise; showing good judgment and foresight
26 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential and Advanced O
obdurate
objective
oblique
obsequious
stubborn, hardhearted, hardened in wrongdoing
factual, related to reality or physical objects; not influenc…
slanting or sloping; indirect, misleading, or evasive
servile, very compliant, fawning
obdurate
stubborn, hardhearted, hardened in wrongdoing
objective
factual, related to reality or physical objects; not influenc…
43 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential and Advanced M
Makeshift
Malleable
Maverick
Mendacious
A temporary, often improvised, substitute (n); improvised for…
Able to be bent, shaped, or adapted
Rebel, individualist, One who is independent ; When everybody…
Lying, habitually dishonest; The more you try to justify or r…
Makeshift
A temporary, often improvised, substitute (n); improvised for…
Malleable
Able to be bent, shaped, or adapted
32 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential and Advanced T
table
tacit
taciturn
tangential
lay aside to discuss later, often as a way to postpone discus…
understood without being said; implied, not stated directly;…
not talking much, reserved; silent, holding back in conversat…
only slightly relevant, going off-topic
table
lay aside to discuss later, often as a way to postpone discus…
tacit
understood without being said; implied, not stated directly;…
303 terms
GRE 300 essential words
Zealot
whimsical
welter
wary
a fervent and even militant proponent of something
determined by chance or impulse or whim rather than by necess…
wallow or roll, toss about, be in turmoil
marked by keen caution and watchful prudence
Zealot
a fervent and even militant proponent of something
whimsical
determined by chance or impulse or whim rather than by necess…
76 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential and Advanced C
Cacophony
Candid
Canonical
Capricious
Harsh, discordant, or meaningless mixture of sounds
Open, sincere, honest
Authorized, recognized; pertaining to the canon, or body of a…
Acting on impulse, erratic
Cacophony
Harsh, discordant, or meaningless mixture of sounds
Candid
Open, sincere, honest
500 terms
GRE 500 Essential Words
ABATE
ABDICATE
ABERRANT
ABHOR
Reduce, diminish
Formally give up the throne (or some other power or responsib…
Abnormal, deviant
Detest, regard with disgust
ABATE
Reduce, diminish
ABDICATE
Formally give up the throne (or some other power or responsib…
80 terms
GRE Manhattan Essential and Advanced D
Daunt
Debase
Debunk
Decorous
Discourage, dishearten, lessen the courage of
Degrade; lower in quality, value, rank, etc.; lower in moral…
Expose, ridicule, or disprove false or exaggerated claims
Behaving with propriety and good taste; polite
Daunt
Discourage, dishearten, lessen the courage of
Debase
Degrade; lower in quality, value, rank, etc.; lower in moral…
500 terms
Manhattan GRE 500 Essential
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abhor
(v) reduce, diminish
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
(adj) abnormal, deviant
(v) detest, regard with disgust
abate
(v) reduce, diminish
abdicate
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
500 terms
Manhattan GRE 500 Essential Words
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abhor
(v) reduce, diminish
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
(adj) abnormal, deviant
(v) detest, regard with disgust, he abhorred sexism in every…
abate
(v) reduce, diminish
abdicate
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
Manhattan GRE Essential 500
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abhor
Something that abates becomes fewer or less intense. Your ent…
Sometimes someone in power might decide to give up that power…
Use the adjective aberrant to describe unusual conduct. Sitti…
If you abhor something, it gives you a feeling of complete ha…
abate
Something that abates becomes fewer or less intense. Your ent…
abdicate
Sometimes someone in power might decide to give up that power…
117 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential and Advanced P
palatial
palliate
pallid
panache
suitable for or resembling a palace, magnificent
make less serious or severe; relieve symptoms of an illness
abnormally pale (as skin); lacking color or vitality
flair, style, swagger; a flamboyant or grand way of acting
palatial
suitable for or resembling a palace, magnificent
palliate
make less serious or severe; relieve symptoms of an illness
59 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential and Advanced E
Eccentric
Eclectic
Eclipse
Efficacy
Peculiar, odd, deviating from the norm esp. in a whimsical way
Selecting the best of everything or from many diverse sources
The obscuring of one thing by another, such as the sun by the…
the quality of being able to produce the intended effect
Eccentric
Peculiar, odd, deviating from the norm esp. in a whimsical way
Eclectic
Selecting the best of everything or from many diverse sources
500 terms
Manhattan GRE 500 Essential
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abhor
(v) reduce, diminish
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
(adj) abnormal, deviant
(v) detest, regard with disgust
abate
(v) reduce, diminish
abdicate
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
24 terms
Essential GRE Formulas
3:4:5 Triangle
(n-2) x 180
Pythagorean Theorem
Area of a triangle
"Pythagorean Triangle" with 90 degree angle. Side lengths are…
The sum of all interior angles of any polygon.
A^2 + B^2 = C^2
1/2(Base x Height)
3:4:5 Triangle
"Pythagorean Triangle" with 90 degree angle. Side lengths are…
(n-2) x 180
The sum of all interior angles of any polygon.
92 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential and Advanced A
abase
abeyance
abreast
abscission
Degrade or humble; to lower in rank, status, or esteem
Temporary suspension, inactivity
Side-by-side. The more common "abreast of" means keeping up w…
Cutting off; sudden termination; the separation of leaves, pe…
abase
Degrade or humble; to lower in rank, status, or esteem
abeyance
Temporary suspension, inactivity
30 terms
GRE Manhattan Essential and Advanced B
Balk
Base
Belie
Benign
Refuse to proceed or to do something Eg: The Soviets ______ t…
Morally low, mean, dishonorable; or little or no value; crude…
misrepresent Eg: Their actions _____ their claim to be innoce…
Harmless; favorable; kindle, gentle, or beneficial; not cance…
Balk
Refuse to proceed or to do something Eg: The Soviets ______ t…
Base
Morally low, mean, dishonorable; or little or no value; crude…
38 terms
Manhattan GRE Essential and Advanced L
Lackluster
Laconic
Lament
Lampoon
Not shiny; dull, mediocre; lacking brilliance or vitality
Using few words, concise ; His success lies in his ____ appro…
Mourn; express grief, sorrow, or regret (v); an expression of…
A harsh satire (n); ridicule or satirize (v); He was subject…
Lackluster
Not shiny; dull, mediocre; lacking brilliance or vitality
Laconic
Using few words, concise ; His success lies in his ____ appro…
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