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114 terms
GRE GRE GRE 3
steadfast
roundabout
brusque
burlesque
loyal
not direct... devious... indirect
abrupt or offhand in speech or manner.... "she could be brusque…
an absurd or comically exaggerated imitation of something, es…
steadfast
loyal
roundabout
not direct... devious... indirect
GRE 3
chicanery
coagulate
coda
cogent
deception by means of craft or guile... Antonym: honesty
thicken; congeal; clot... сгуститься, сгущаться , запекаться (кр…
concluding part of a literary or musical composition; somethi…
Convincing and well reasoned
chicanery
deception by means of craft or guile... Antonym: honesty
coagulate
thicken; congeal; clot... сгуститься, сгущаться , запекаться (кр…
GRE 3
fledgling
internecine
perigee
synthesis
just beginning, struggling,inexperienced / young bird that ha…
mutually destructive / within a group or organization [ 自相殘殺…
point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apoge…
combining parts or separate things into a whole; the whole so…
fledgling
just beginning, struggling,inexperienced / young bird that ha…
internecine
mutually destructive / within a group or organization [ 自相殘殺…
112 terms
GRE Hit Parade 3
Acumen
Keen
Adulterate
Amalgamate
(n) Keen, accurate judgement or insight.
(adj.) 1. Having or showing eagerness or enthusiasm. 2. Sharp…
(v) To reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients.
(v) To combine several elements into a whole.
Acumen
(n) Keen, accurate judgement or insight.
Keen
(adj.) 1. Having or showing eagerness or enthusiasm. 2. Sharp…
GRE 3
fervid
onerous
lethargic
galvanize
(intensely enthusiastic)... impassioned, vehement, passionate, a…
burdensome, arduous
torpid, slothful, languid, indolent, inert, or enervated
shock, impel, stir, urge, motivate, stimulate, energize, elec…
fervid
(intensely enthusiastic)... impassioned, vehement, passionate, a…
onerous
burdensome, arduous
25 terms
GRE - 3
Obdurate
Misanthrope
Missive
Vim
(adj) Hardened in feelings; resistant to persuasion
(noun) A person who dislikes others
(noun) A written note or message
(noun) Vitality and energy
Obdurate
(adj) Hardened in feelings; resistant to persuasion
Misanthrope
(noun) A person who dislikes others
Gre 3
Languishing
Acarpous
Serendipitous
Abasement
weak
Unfruitful
casual
disgrace
Languishing
weak
Acarpous
Unfruitful
GRE3
impartial-disinterested
disconten-disaffected(rebellious)
vitiate - mar
incontrovertible -irrefutable
And it requires disinterested, fair-minded and sometimes cour…
Bret Parkin, another speaker at the event, said he thinks the…
There is a judicial process underway. The film should not be…
Scientific understanding requires both facts and theories tha…
impartial-disinterested
And it requires disinterested, fair-minded and sometimes cour…
disconten-disaffected(rebellious)
Bret Parkin, another speaker at the event, said he thinks the…
20 terms
GRE 3
Salutary
Ephemeral
Transient
Mollify
(adj.) beneficial, helpful; healthful, wholesome--especially…
(adj.) lasting only a short time, short-lived
(adj.) lasting only a short time, fleeting; (n.) one who stay…
(v.) to soften, make gentle, pacify; to calm, allay (as an em…
Salutary
(adj.) beneficial, helpful; healthful, wholesome--especially…
Ephemeral
(adj.) lasting only a short time, short-lived
14 terms
GRE # 3
Alloy
Unalloyed
Amalgamate
Ambiguity
To commingle, To debase by mixing with something inferior... خلط
Pure
To combine several elements into a whole... دمج
Uncertainty in meaning
Alloy
To commingle, To debase by mixing with something inferior... خلط
Unalloyed
Pure
100 terms
GRE 3
Alacrity
Burgeon
Deleterious
Euphemism
Eagerness, enthusiasm, quickness
Grow, flourish, put forth new shoots
Harmful
A polite phrase to cover something unpleasant
Alacrity
Eagerness, enthusiasm, quickness
Burgeon
Grow, flourish, put forth new shoots
100 terms
GRE 3
Alacrity
Burgeon
Deleterious
Euphemism
eagerness; enthusiasm; quickness
grow; flourish; put forth new shoots
harmful
a polite phrase to cover something unpleasant
Alacrity
eagerness; enthusiasm; quickness
Burgeon
grow; flourish; put forth new shoots
GRE 3
ridicule
the act of bestowing praise
high status or distinction
change of circumstances or fortune; ty…
derision
commendation
prestige
vicissitude
ridicule
derision
the act of bestowing praise
commendation
20 terms
GRE 3
Deference
Deride
Desiccate
Desultory
respect, courtesy
to speak out or treat with contempt; to mock
the dry thoroughly
jumping from one thing to another disconnected
Deference
respect, courtesy
Deride
to speak out or treat with contempt; to mock
33 terms
GRE 3
dissolution
dissolute
arrant
remiss
disintegration; termination/destruction by breaking down... - th…
lacking restraint; describing someone who indulges in vices... -…
of the worst kind ... -we are ________ knaves ... -________ nonsense
negligent, careless ... -The burglar gained entrance because the…
dissolution
disintegration; termination/destruction by breaking down... - th…
dissolute
lacking restraint; describing someone who indulges in vices... -…
5 terms
GRE 3
abeyance
beneficent
caustic
deference
n. suspended action. Hostilities between the two rival ethnic…
adj. kindly; doing good. The overgenerous philanthropist had…
adj. burning; sarcastically biting. The critic's caustic rema…
n. courteous regard for another's wish. In deference to the m…
abeyance
n. suspended action. Hostilities between the two rival ethnic…
beneficent
adj. kindly; doing good. The overgenerous philanthropist had…
Official guide to GRE (3)
endocrine
insincere
disquieting
belie
organs of the ​body that make ​hormones
false, fake, artificial
causing ​worry
represent something ​falsely or to ​hide something,... Contradic…
endocrine
organs of the ​body that make ​hormones
insincere
false, fake, artificial
29 terms
GRE #3
Abjure
bucolic
belie
calumniate
(v.) to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
(adj.) characteristic of the countryside, rural; relating to…
To give a false impression of; to contradict
(v.) to slander; to accuse falsely and maliciously
Abjure
(v.) to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
bucolic
(adj.) characteristic of the countryside, rural; relating to…
34 terms
GRE3
chatter
banter
luminous
candor
Talk rapidly about small things.
(v.) to exchange playful remarks, tease; (n.) talk that is pl…
bright; brilliant; glowing
Honesty
chatter
Talk rapidly about small things.
banter
(v.) to exchange playful remarks, tease; (n.) talk that is pl…
22 terms
GRE 3
Epiphany
Supine
Luminescence
luminous / / luminse
a moment when you suddenly feel that you understand, or sudde…
(lying) flat on your back, looking up:... We walked along the be…
producing a soft light
producing or reflecting light, esp. in the dark:... The snowy la…
Epiphany
a moment when you suddenly feel that you understand, or sudde…
Supine
(lying) flat on your back, looking up:... We walked along the be…
46 terms
GRE Vocab 3
intrepid
foment
ostracize
munificent
adj. fearless... Ernest Shakleton and his intrepid explorers we…
v. to try to stir up public opinion... Al Sharpton and his ilk…
v. to exclude from a community or group... Doug was quickly ost…
adj. very generous... The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is…
intrepid
adj. fearless... Ernest Shakleton and his intrepid explorers we…
foment
v. to try to stir up public opinion... Al Sharpton and his ilk…
76 terms
GRE Vocabulary Group 3
Acumen
Adulterate
Amalgamate
Archaic
(noun) keen judgement or insight
(verb) to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
(verb) to combine several elements into a whole. Noun form: a…
(adj.) outdated; associated with an earlier, perhaps more pri…
Acumen
(noun) keen judgement or insight
Adulterate
(verb) to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
pathos
abstruse
stolid
scofflaw
a quality that causes people to feel sympathy and sadness
difficult to understand; obscure
showing little emotion
a person who disregards the law
pathos
a quality that causes people to feel sympathy and sadness
abstruse
difficult to understand; obscure
112 terms
GRE Hit Parade 3
Acumen
Keen
Adulterate
Amalgamate
(n) Keen, accurate judgement or insight.
(adj.) 1. Having or showing eagerness or enthusiasm. 2. Sharp…
(v) To reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients.
(v) To combine several elements into a whole.
Acumen
(n) Keen, accurate judgement or insight.
Keen
(adj.) 1. Having or showing eagerness or enthusiasm. 2. Sharp…
20 terms
GRE 3
Platitude
Placate
Pithy
Pith
A superficial remark, especially one offered as meaningful, c…
To appease, to calm by making concession, assuage, pacify
Precise and brief, succinct
The essential or central part, core, quintessence
Platitude
A superficial remark, especially one offered as meaningful, c…
Placate
To appease, to calm by making concession, assuage, pacify
50 terms
GRE Math 3
Perpendicular Angle
Bisector
Supplementary
Vertical angles
2 lines or segments meet at a right angle ... -Don't assume 2 li…
Cuts something into 2 congruent (equal) pieces... -Angle bisecto…
2 angles that add up to 180 degrees. 2 angles on a straight l…
When 2 lines cross, 4 angles are formed and the pairs of angl…
Perpendicular Angle
2 lines or segments meet at a right angle ... -Don't assume 2 li…
Bisector
Cuts something into 2 congruent (equal) pieces... -Angle bisecto…
GRE 3
eschew
TAWDRY
UPBRAID
AUGUST
menjauhkan diri = vermeiden = 避 = avoid habitually; Ex. esche…
MENYOLOK = geschmacklos = 俗麗的東西 = cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry…
MENCELA = RÜGEN = 吒 = reprimand; severely scold = Disapprove/…
AGUSTUS = AUGUST = 八月 = impressive; majestic =
eschew
menjauhkan diri = vermeiden = 避 = avoid habitually; Ex. esche…
TAWDRY
MENYOLOK = geschmacklos = 俗麗的東西 = cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry…
19 terms
GRE 3
Countenance
Abolitionist
Seminal
Ontology
Face or facial expression; support
A person devoted to the movement to end slavery
Strongly influencing later developments
The nature of being
Countenance
Face or facial expression; support
Abolitionist
A person devoted to the movement to end slavery
50 terms
GRE Advanced 3
gaffe
redoubtable
maunder
prolixity
noun: a socially awkward or tactless act ... "In a famous gaffe…
adj:inspiring fear or awe ... "On television basketball players…
verb: wander aimlessly ... "Max liked to maunder down by the se…
noun: boring verbosity ... "I love my grandfather dearly, but h…
gaffe
noun: a socially awkward or tactless act ... "In a famous gaffe…
redoubtable
adj:inspiring fear or awe ... "On television basketball players…
20 terms
GRE 3
abstain
audacious
desiccate
gullible
to hold oneself back voluntarily, especially from something r…
extremely bold or daring
to dry thoroughly; dehydrate
easily deceived or cheated
abstain
to hold oneself back voluntarily, especially from something r…
audacious
extremely bold or daring
26 terms
GRE 3
ameliorate
axiom
caustic
chary
to make better or more tolerable
a universally recognized principle
burning or stinging, causing corrosion
wary
ameliorate
to make better or more tolerable
axiom
a universally recognized principle
40 terms
GRE 3
lassitude
rife
gauche
lackluster
lazy indifference
happening frequently
tactless, lacking social grace
dull, mediocre
lassitude
lazy indifference
rife
happening frequently
980 terms
GRE 3
admonish
invidious
investiture
inveigle
mildly scold; advice, remind... I was merely admonished when I…
hateful, offensive
investing' formally giving someone right/title... I am happy fo…
lure, get something by flattery... I was inveigled into selling…
admonish
mildly scold; advice, remind... I was merely admonished when I…
invidious
hateful, offensive
GRE 3
lampooned
Ephemeral
precocious
qoutidian
to mock or ridicule (caricature)... (easy to remember cause it's…
lasting a very short time... (the opposite of eternal)... birthday…
Characterized by extremely early development (usually metal c…
found in the ordinary course of events ... (status quo - regular…
lampooned
to mock or ridicule (caricature)... (easy to remember cause it's…
Ephemeral
lasting a very short time... (the opposite of eternal)... birthday…
GRE3
coalesce
doctrinaire
dogmatic
omnipresent
to grow together; to unite into a whole or for a common end
one who attempts to put into effect an abstract doctrine or t…
characterized by or given to the expression of opinions very…
present in all places at all times
coalesce
to grow together; to unite into a whole or for a common end
doctrinaire
one who attempts to put into effect an abstract doctrine or t…
77 terms
GRE 3
acumen (n)
adulterate (v)
amalgamate (v)
archaic (adj)
keen, accurate judgement or insight
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
to combine several elements into a whole
outdated; associated with an earlier, perhaps more primitive…
acumen (n)
keen, accurate judgement or insight
adulterate (v)
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
GRE 3
Eschew
Exculpate
Exigent
Facetious
To avoid (I ___ BBQ, fast food, ice-cream and other bad food)
to prove that someone is not guilty of doing something wrong
An urgent situation (Dr. Bailey, you we have an ____ situatio…
-inappropriately- joking (I'm serious! I don't need your ____…
Eschew
To avoid (I ___ BBQ, fast food, ice-cream and other bad food)
Exculpate
to prove that someone is not guilty of doing something wrong
GRE 3
acrimony
deride
castigate
assuage
bitterness or ill will
speak or treat someone with contempt, mock
to punish or criticize
to make something unpleasant less severe
acrimony
bitterness or ill will
deride
speak or treat someone with contempt, mock
53 terms
GRE 3
acumen
amalgamate
Aver
bolster
keen, accurate judgement or insight; agudeza, visión
to combine several elements into a whole
to state as a fact; to declare or assert
to provide support or reinforcement
acumen
keen, accurate judgement or insight; agudeza, visión
amalgamate
to combine several elements into a whole
GRE 3
ingenuous
incipient
inchoate
hackneyed
genuine, sincere, not holding back; naive
just beginning in a very early stage
just begun, undeveloped, unorganized
so commonplace as to be stale; not fresh or original
ingenuous
genuine, sincere, not holding back; naive
incipient
just beginning in a very early stage
16 terms
GRE #3
anachronism
diurnal
ephemeral
penultimate
located at a time when it could not have existed
during the day
short lived
second to last
anachronism
located at a time when it could not have existed
diurnal
during the day
8 terms
GRE 3
Lament
Florid
Condone
Taciturn
To express sorrow; to greive
Excessively decorated or embellished
To overlook, pardon, or disregard
Silent, not talkative
Lament
To express sorrow; to greive
Florid
Excessively decorated or embellished
GRE 3
BLITZKRIEG
SALUTARY
CONTENTIOUS
DISPUTATIONS
"Lightning war", type of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
beneficial; favorable to health
Quarrelsome
DISPUTE
BLITZKRIEG
"Lightning war", type of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
SALUTARY
beneficial; favorable to health
7 terms
GRE 3
Eschew
Exculpate
Exigent
Facetious
To avoid (I ___ BBQ, fast food, ice-cream and other bad food)
Formally declare something/one is not guilty (in the plot to…
An urgent situation (Dr. Bailey, you we have an ____ situatio…
-inappropriately- joking (I'm serious! I don't need your ____…
Eschew
To avoid (I ___ BBQ, fast food, ice-cream and other bad food)
Exculpate
Formally declare something/one is not guilty (in the plot to…
28 terms
GRE 3
fervid
onerous
lethargic
galvanize
(intensely enthusiastic)... impassioned, vehement, passionate, a…
burdensome, arduous
torpid, slothful, languid, indolent, inert, or enervated
shock, impel, stir, urge, motivate, stimulate, energize, elec…
fervid
(intensely enthusiastic)... impassioned, vehement, passionate, a…
onerous
burdensome, arduous
Magoosh GRE Rus 3
amalgam
demur
prodigal
laconic
смесь... a mixture of multiple things... _____of hip-hop, flamenco…
отрицать... Demi Moore _____ to get married Bruce again
чрезмерный, расточительный... _____ expenditures on the promotio…
лаконичный... ____description... ____man
amalgam
смесь... a mixture of multiple things... _____of hip-hop, flamenco…
demur
отрицать... Demi Moore _____ to get married Bruce again
GRE 3
contrite (adj)
paragon (n)
Idiosyncrasy (n)
Fatuous (adj)
deeply sorrowful and repentant for a wrong.... regretful
model of excellence or perfection... ideal,apotheosis
Eccentricity... humor
stupid ;foolishly self-satisfied.
contrite (adj)
deeply sorrowful and repentant for a wrong.... regretful
paragon (n)
model of excellence or perfection... ideal,apotheosis
20 terms
gre 3
imperious
unsparing
intrinsic
penitential
showing arrogant superiority
lavish, extravagant,
inbuilt, inherent
repentent, showing remorse
imperious
showing arrogant superiority
unsparing
lavish, extravagant,
GRE-3
queulous
quotidian
imperturbable
self-deprecatory
şikayetçi, complaining
ordinary, sıradan
temkinli, sakin
putting down oneself (kendini küçük düşüren)
queulous
şikayetçi, complaining
quotidian
ordinary, sıradan
50 terms
GRE Basic 3
endemic
fledgling
malleable
moot
adj: native; originating where it is found ... "Irish cuisine m…
adj: young and inexperienced ... noun: any new participant in s…
adj: capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out ... "The clay…
adj: open to argument or debate; undecidable in a meaningless…
endemic
adj: native; originating where it is found ... "Irish cuisine m…
fledgling
adj: young and inexperienced ... noun: any new participant in s…
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