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123 terms
GRE GRE GRE 2
gauch
galvanize
impart
punitive
(adj.) awkward, lacking in social graces, tactless, clumsy... ha…
To startle into sudden activity
make (information) known; communicate.... "teachers had a duty t…
it seems punitive to me.... Inflicting or aiming at punishment
gauch
(adj.) awkward, lacking in social graces, tactless, clumsy... ha…
galvanize
To startle into sudden activity
GRE 2
flout
amalgamate
coda
catalyst
reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules /…
(of societies or groups) combine; unite in one body / to brin…
concluding section of a musical or literary composition / the…
agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains u…
flout
reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules /…
amalgamate
(of societies or groups) combine; unite in one body / to brin…
365 terms
GRE 2
candid
cacophony
boor
blithe
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
a crude person; one lacking manners or taste... "That utter boo…
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought... Summer fina…
candid
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
cacophony
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
GRE 2
aspersion
vilify
Finesse
decorous
umpatan = an attack on the reputation or integrity of someone…
menjelekkan = verunglimpfen = 醜化 = slander; speak evil of; N.…
Kemahiran = Finesse = 靈巧 = delicate skill; V: handle with fin…
sopan = schicklich = 端莊 = proper (in behavior, conduct, or ap…
aspersion
umpatan = an attack on the reputation or integrity of someone…
vilify
menjelekkan = verunglimpfen = 醜化 = slander; speak evil of; N.…
12 terms
GRE # 2
Admonish... Admonition
Adroit
Maladroit
Adulation
To reprove, to express warning or disapproval... حذر
Adept, Dexterous... حاذق
Clumsy, Bungling... أخرق
Excessive praise, Intense adoration... تزلف
Admonish... Admonition
To reprove, to express warning or disapproval... حذر
Adroit
Adept, Dexterous... حاذق
113 terms
GRE Hit Parade 2
Abate
Accolade
Adulation
Aesthetic
(v) To lessen in intensity or degree.
(n) An expression of praise.
(n) Excessive praise; intense adoration.
(adj) Dealing with, appreciative of, or responsive to art or…
Abate
(v) To lessen in intensity or degree.
Accolade
(n) An expression of praise.
GRE 2
Sanction (v)
Complaisant (adj.)
Ubiquitous (adj.)
Distend (v)
give official permission or approval for (an action).... synonym…
agreeable, obliging, acquiescent, amenable, compliant, ... 1. w…
omnipresent, everywhere, pervasive, universal, prevalent, pop…
To extend, expand; to swell from internal pressure. ... 1. The…
Sanction (v)
give official permission or approval for (an action).... synonym…
Complaisant (adj.)
agreeable, obliging, acquiescent, amenable, compliant, ... 1. w…
25 terms
GRE - 2
Husband
Hyperbole
Itinerant
Invective
(verb) To manage economically; to use sparingly
(noun) Purposeful exaggeration for effect
(adj) Wandering from place to place; unsettled
(noun) Abusive language
Husband
(verb) To manage economically; to use sparingly
Hyperbole
(noun) Purposeful exaggeration for effect
gre 2
LASSITUDE
MITIGATE
INVIGORATE
STRIVE
Lethargy
STIMULATE
TRY AIM ENDEAVOR
LASSITUDE
Lethargy
MITIGATE
74 terms
GRE Vocabulary Group 2
Abate
Accolade
Adulation
Aesthetic
(verb) to lessen in intensity or degree
(noun) an expression of praise
(noun) excessive praise; intense adoration
(adj.) dealing with, appreciative of, or responsive to art or…
Abate
(verb) to lessen in intensity or degree
Accolade
(noun) an expression of praise
22 terms
GRE 2
boilerplate
treatise
tenuous
verdant
(n) phrases or sentences that are a standard way of saying so…
(n) a book, article, etc., that discusses a subject carefully…
(adj) not certain, definite, or strong, flimsy, weak, or unce…
(adj) green in tint or color; green with growing plants; unri…
boilerplate
(n) phrases or sentences that are a standard way of saying so…
treatise
(n) a book, article, etc., that discusses a subject carefully…
GRE 2
engender
apathy
laconic
pedant
causes
lack of interest
few words
shows off learning
engender
causes
apathy
lack of interest
GRE.2
variegated
venerate
veracious
verbose
строкатий
шанувати
відвертий
багатослівний
variegated
строкатий
venerate
шанувати
GRE 2
bolster (v)
bombastic (adj)
boor (n)
brook (v)
support; prop up; reinforce; ... усиливать
arrogantly fancy or pompous speech;... pompous or overblown; ... E…
a person who is very crude and coarse;a rude and obnoxious pe…
to put up with ; tolerate
bolster (v)
support; prop up; reinforce; ... усиливать
bombastic (adj)
arrogantly fancy or pompous speech;... pompous or overblown; ... E…
GRE 2
hackneyed
halcyon
grandiloquence
hedonism
adjective: rendered trite or common place by frequent usage... (…
adjective: calm and peaceful
noun: pompous speech or expression... pompous talk, fancy but me…
Noun: devotion to pleasurable pursuits, esp. to the pleasure…
hackneyed
adjective: rendered trite or common place by frequent usage... (…
halcyon
adjective: calm and peaceful
Official guide to GRE (2)
interchangeable
disseminate
erroneous
acerbic
apparently identical; very similar
spread or disperse
wrong; incorrect
sharp and forthright... Sour; harsh or severe,... sarcastic
interchangeable
apparently identical; very similar
disseminate
spread or disperse
GRE 2
POLEMICAL
NECROPOLIS
EMPHERICAL
COTERMINOUS
aggressive in verbal attack
The "city of the dead" found in each ancient Egyptian city
LASTING A SHORT TIME
being of equal extent or scope or duration
POLEMICAL
aggressive in verbal attack
NECROPOLIS
The "city of the dead" found in each ancient Egyptian city
GRE 2
accost
accrue
acerbic
acme
to approach and speak to someone
to accumulate, grow by additions
bitter, sharp in taste or temper
highest point
accost
to approach and speak to someone
accrue
to accumulate, grow by additions
100 terms
GRE 2
Acrid
Boorish
Cynical
Epistle
sharp; pungent (used of smells and tastes)
ill-mannered
believing that people act only out of selfish motives
a letter (form of communication)
Acrid
sharp; pungent (used of smells and tastes)
Boorish
ill-mannered
20 terms
GRE 2
Audacious
Austere
Banal
Bolster
fearless and daring
severe or stern in appearance undecorated.
predictable; cliché; boring
to support: to prop up
Audacious
fearless and daring
Austere
severe or stern in appearance undecorated.
GRE2
retraction-forswear-abjure
prime
contortion
damnatory - damnation
They later retracted their confessions, saying they had been…
More than a decade into a Renaissance, there are competing go…
"My statements have been contorted to seem racist and discrim…
Clinton supporters charged that this was yet another example…
retraction-forswear-abjure
They later retracted their confessions, saying they had been…
prime
More than a decade into a Renaissance, there are competing go…
33 terms
GRE 2
consternation
semiotic
ensconce
embattled
strong feeling of surprise/disappointment that causes confusi…
of or relating to signs or symbols
shelter/conceal... -they ________ed themselves within the trees…
(of a place or people) involved in or prepared for war; surro…
consternation
strong feeling of surprise/disappointment that causes confusi…
semiotic
of or relating to signs or symbols
5 terms
GRE 2
aberrant
belie
capricious
decorum
adj. abnormal or deviant. Given the aberrant nature of the da…
v. contradict; give a false impression. His coarse, hard-bitt…
adj. unpredictable; fickle. The storm was capricious; it chan…
n. propriety; orderliness and good taste in manners. Event he…
aberrant
adj. abnormal or deviant. Given the aberrant nature of the da…
belie
v. contradict; give a false impression. His coarse, hard-bitt…
GRE 2
Impertinent
Calumny
Amenable
Egregious
(adj.) rude, insolent (Most of your comments are so impertine…
(n.) an attempt to spoil someone else's reputation by spreadi…
(adj.) willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, subm…
(adj.) conspicuous, standing out from the mass (used particul…
Impertinent
(adj.) rude, insolent (Most of your comments are so impertine…
Calumny
(n.) an attempt to spoil someone else's reputation by spreadi…
GRE2
connive
malevolent
perturb
devolve
take part in immoral and unethical plots
evil-minded
disturb;worry
pass on or delegate to another;grow worse
connive
take part in immoral and unethical plots
malevolent
evil-minded
50 terms
GRE-2
diffident
deference
penury
soliloquy
(adj.) hesitant, unconfident, bashful, timid, shy
(n.) yielding, courtesy, capitulation, complaisance, agreeabl…
(n.) poverty. barrenness, death, indigence, misery
(n.) monologue, discourse. speech, aside
diffident
(adj.) hesitant, unconfident, bashful, timid, shy
deference
(n.) yielding, courtesy, capitulation, complaisance, agreeabl…
to vacillate
to venerate
veneration
to bewilder
to change your mind
to respect or worship someone or something
praise, admiration
to make someone feel confused
to vacillate
to change your mind
to venerate
to respect or worship someone or something
152 terms
GRE 2
Impertinent
Calumny
Amenable
Egregious
(adj.) rude, insolent (Most of your comments are so impertine…
(n.) an attempt to spoil someone else's reputation by spreadi…
(adj.) willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, subm…
(adj.) conspicuous, standing out from the mass (used particul…
Impertinent
(adj.) rude, insolent (Most of your comments are so impertine…
Calumny
(n.) an attempt to spoil someone else's reputation by spreadi…
16 terms
GRE 2
Bolster
Cacophony
Deride
Ingenious
to support something, or make something stronger... The UN is se…
an unpleasant mixture of loud sounds... As we entered the farmya…
to show that you think someone or something is ridiculous or…
(of a person) skilled at inventing new ways to do something,…
Bolster
to support something, or make something stronger... The UN is se…
Cacophony
an unpleasant mixture of loud sounds... As we entered the farmya…
50 terms
GRE 2
exacerbate
exegesis
exemplar
exonerate
to make worse
an explanation or critical interpretation (especially of the…
Outstanding
to clear of blame
exacerbate
to make worse
exegesis
an explanation or critical interpretation (especially of the…
GRE 2
Inchoate (adj.)
Obdurate (adj.)
Amalgamate (v)
Effrontery (n)
Incipient, rudimentary... still developing or incomplete, lackin…
Unyielding, stubborn, obstinate, inflexible, unbending
To mix, merge, combine, unite
Insolence, boldness, presumption
Inchoate (adj.)
Incipient, rudimentary... still developing or incomplete, lackin…
Obdurate (adj.)
Unyielding, stubborn, obstinate, inflexible, unbending
101 terms
GRE Vocab 2
didactic
engender
predilection
gainsay
adj. instructive (excessively so)... Lydia found the SOP's for…
v. to give rise to... In hindsight its easy to see that the pre…
n. a strong liking... Susie Mae was a true Southern girl; she h…
v. to deny or contradict; to speak against or oppose... When ac…
didactic
adj. instructive (excessively so)... Lydia found the SOP's for…
engender
v. to give rise to... In hindsight its easy to see that the pre…
GRE prep 2
vituperative
probity
recondite
refractory
(adj.) harshly abusive, severely scolding
Honesty
Difficult to understand or penetrate
Stubborn
vituperative
(adj.) harshly abusive, severely scolding
probity
Honesty
562 terms
Complete GRE Math 2
formula for distance problems
The Perimeter of a rectangle
The Perimeter of a Square
Area of a Parallelogram:
distance=rate×time or d=rt
P=2(l+w)
P=4s (s=side)
A=(base)(height)
formula for distance problems
distance=rate×time or d=rt
The Perimeter of a rectangle
P=2(l+w)
GRE 2.2
deference
orotund
burnish
panoply
respect; courtesy
pompous
to polish
impressive array
deference
respect; courtesy
orotund
pompous
113 terms
GRE Hit Parade 2
Abate
Accolade
Adulation
Aesthetic
(v) To lessen in intensity or degree.
(n) An expression of praise.
(n) Excessive praise; intense adoration.
(adj) Dealing with, appreciative of, or responsive to art or…
Abate
(v) To lessen in intensity or degree.
Accolade
(n) An expression of praise.
20 terms
GRE vocabulary 2
Arable
Bombastic
Prostrate
Exasperated
fit for growing crops
Pompous; grandiloquent
annoyed
Arable
fit for growing crops
Bombastic
Pompous; grandiloquent
inveigle
insuperable
resplendent
sylph
to persuade someone do do something in a clever or deceptive…
impossible to solve
very bright and attractive
a thin and graceful woman or girl
inveigle
to persuade someone do do something in a clever or deceptive…
insuperable
impossible to solve
50 terms
GRE MATH 2
Any number to the power of zero =
x^-4 = 1 over
When you raise 10 to a power, the expo…
To divide like bases, ______ their exp…
1
x^4
zeros
subtract
Any number to the power of zero =
1
x^-4 = 1 over
x^4
562 terms
Complete GRE Math 2
formula for distance problems
The Perimeter of a rectangle
The Perimeter of a Square
Area of a Parallelogram:
distance=rate×time or d=rt
P=2(l+w)
P=4s (s=side)
A=(base)(height)
formula for distance problems
distance=rate×time or d=rt
The Perimeter of a rectangle
P=2(l+w)
Complete GRE Math 2
formula for distance problems
The Perimeter of a rectangle
The Perimeter of a Square
Area of a Parallelogram:
distance=rate×time or d=rt
P=2(l+w)
P=4s (s=side)
A=(base)(height)
formula for distance problems
distance=rate×time or d=rt
The Perimeter of a rectangle
P=2(l+w)
GRE Geometry 2
vertex
straight angles
vertical angles
transversal
the point where two lines meet
multiple angles that meet at a single point; always equal to…
two lines intersect, the angles that lie opposite to each oth…
third line intersecting two parallel lines
vertex
the point where two lines meet
straight angles
multiple angles that meet at a single point; always equal to…
20 terms
GRE 2
Opprobrium
Misogynist
Misanthrope
Meticulous
Disgrace, contempt, scorn
One who hates women, sexist
One who hates all other humans, cynic
Characterized by extreme care and precision,attentive to deta…
Opprobrium
Disgrace, contempt, scorn
Misogynist
One who hates women, sexist
7 terms
GRE 2
indemnified
cogent
incipient
immured
compensated
strong, valid argument
initial stage
indemnified
compensated
cogent
strong, valid argument
GRE Voca Set #2
Furtive
Auspicious
Amenable
Upbraid
Done in a quiet and secret way to avoid being noticed; we exc…
Showing or suggesting that future success is likely; His debu…
Able to be controlled, organized, or affected by something
To criticize severely; his wife upbraided him for his irrespo…
Furtive
Done in a quiet and secret way to avoid being noticed; we exc…
Auspicious
Showing or suggesting that future success is likely; His debu…
50 terms
GRE Basic 2
wax
badger
imponderable
beatific
verb: to gradually increase in size or intensity ... "Her enthu…
verb: to pester ... Badgered by his parents to find a job, the…
adj: impossible to estimate or figure out ... "According to man…
adj: blissfully happy ... "Often we imagine all monks to wear t…
wax
verb: to gradually increase in size or intensity ... "Her enthu…
badger
verb: to pester ... Badgered by his parents to find a job, the…
20 terms
GRE 2
Anomaly
Equivocal
Lucid
Precipitate
Deviates from what is normal
Questionable, suspicious
Easily understood
To hasten the occurrence of; bring about prematurely
Anomaly
Deviates from what is normal
Equivocal
Questionable, suspicious
Magoosh GRE Rus 2
anomalous
frugal
intimate
vindicate
аномальный
Бережливый... Monte was no miser, but was simply _______
Намекать
оправдывать... justify
anomalous
аномальный
frugal
Бережливый... Monte was no miser, but was simply _______
19 terms
GRE 2
Belies
Bolsters
Novel
Disparages
To contradict
Support or strengthen; prop up
New
Regard or represent of being of little worth
Belies
To contradict
Bolsters
Support or strengthen; prop up
40 terms
GRE 2
onerous
torrid
torpor
tirade
burdensome
very hot, passionate
inactivity
verbal attack
onerous
burdensome
torrid
very hot, passionate
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