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81 terms
GRE GRE GRE 5
banal/humdrum
spartan
austere
substantiate
While banal and humdrum are a pair, they are not opposite to…
...
...
provide evidence to support or prove the truth of.... "they had…
banal/humdrum
While banal and humdrum are a pair, they are not opposite to…
spartan
...
13 terms
GRE # 5
Arabesque
Arcane
Arcana... Arcanum
Archaic
Complex, Ornate desi... زخرفة عربية
Mysterious, Abstruse, Esoteric, Knowable only to initiates... غا…
Deep secrets... سري
Outdated
Arabesque
Complex, Ornate desi... زخرفة عربية
Arcane
Mysterious, Abstruse, Esoteric, Knowable only to initiates... غا…
25 terms
GRE - 5
Bifurcate
Obviate
Occlude
Upbraid
(verb) To divide into two parts
(verb) To prevent; to make unnecessary
(verb) To stop up; to prevent the passage of
(verb) To scold sharply
Bifurcate
(verb) To divide into two parts
Obviate
(verb) To prevent; to make unnecessary
gre 5
welter
warranted
vivisection
vituperative
wallow or roll, toss about, be in turmoil
justified
dissection, surgery, or painful experiments performed on a li…
using or containing harsh, abusive censure
welter
wallow or roll, toss about, be in turmoil
warranted
justified
GRE.5
hubris
dichotomy
nuance
nonplus
зарозумілість
поділ на дві частини
нюанс, відтінок
заганяти в глухий кут
hubris
зарозумілість
dichotomy
поділ на дві частини
14 terms
GRE-5
consolidate
constrict
construe
contentious
(v)... combine... unite... دمج
(v)... compress... squeeze... حدد... حاصر
(v)... translate ... interpret... حلل فسر
(Adj)... controversial... مثير للنزاع
consolidate
(v)... combine... unite... دمج
constrict
(v)... compress... squeeze... حدد... حاصر
20 terms
GRE 5
Pugnacity
Haughtiness
Truculence
Benignity
(n.) combativeness; disposition to fight
(n.) arrogance; pride
(n.) defiant aggressivenes
(n.) Kindness of feeling, disposition, or manner.
Pugnacity
(n.) combativeness; disposition to fight
Haughtiness
(n.) arrogance; pride
51 terms
GRE 5
efficacious
fecund
heralding
blithe
successful in producing intended result
capable of producing offspring
be a sign that something is about to happen
carefree
efficacious
successful in producing intended result
fecund
capable of producing offspring
100 terms
GRE 5
Anecdote
Celerity
Dexterous
Extraneous
a brief amusing story
speed
skilful with hands
irrelevant
Anecdote
a brief amusing story
Celerity
speed
GRE 5
hallowed
gratuitous
DISTAFF
KNELL
blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apa…
given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good re…
the female branch of a family / the staff on which wool or fl…
tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster,…
hallowed
blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apa…
gratuitous
given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good re…
GRE 5
UNDERSCORE
TROUNCE
INFORMED
INEFFABLE
emphasize
beat severely
Written and signed permission (document) for a procedure or t…
Inexpressible
UNDERSCORE
emphasize
TROUNCE
beat severely
33 terms
GRE 5
arriviste/parvenu
hidebound
coterminous
recrudesce
a person who has recently acquired unaccustomed status, wealt…
unwilling to accept new/different ideas... - the _____ innkeeper…
of equal extent, scope, or duration... -Massachusetts' Nantucket…
to break out or happen again... - the epidemic __________d after…
arriviste/parvenu
a person who has recently acquired unaccustomed status, wealt…
hidebound
unwilling to accept new/different ideas... - the _____ innkeeper…
20 terms
GRE 5
Fanatical
Fawn
Fervid
Florid
acting excessively enthusiastic, filled with extreme, unquest…
to grovel
intensely emotional; feverish
excessively decorated or embellished
Fanatical
acting excessively enthusiastic, filled with extreme, unquest…
Fawn
to grovel
GRE5
obtuse-undiscerning
wily-wile
self-effacing -retiring
efface-obliterate
Recalcitrant, myopic, reactionary, obtuse, blustering, pompou…
Hamid Gul, the wily and mendacious former head of Pakistan's…
Soft-spoken and self-effacing offstage, Mars sits on the couc…
The earth swallowed the Field of Mars, obliterating every tra…
obtuse-undiscerning
Recalcitrant, myopic, reactionary, obtuse, blustering, pompou…
wily-wile
Hamid Gul, the wily and mendacious former head of Pakistan's…
12 terms
GRE 5
abandon
abbreviate
ability
abridge
(uh BAN dn) vt. 1. to give up something forever; 2. to leave…
(uh BREE vee ayt) vt. to shorten something by leaving a part,…
(uh BIL etee) n. 1. being able; having power to do something;…
(uh BRIJ) vt. 1. to reduce in scope; 2. to shorten while main…
abandon
(uh BAN dn) vt. 1. to give up something forever; 2. to leave…
abbreviate
(uh BREE vee ayt) vt. to shorten something by leaving a part,…
virulent
amaurosis
crepitate
probity
extremely severe or harmful in its effects.
partial or complete loss of sight especially without external…
crackle
the quality of a person who is completely honest
virulent
extremely severe or harmful in its effects.
amaurosis
partial or complete loss of sight especially without external…
10 terms
Barron GRE - GRE 5
anodyne
anomalous
antecedent
antediluvian
something that clams or soothes pains; not likely to offend o…
not expected or usual; irregular
something that comes before
prehistoric; of or relating to the period before the flood de…
anodyne
something that clams or soothes pains; not likely to offend o…
anomalous
not expected or usual; irregular
20 terms
GRE 5
Solicitous
Evince
Estimable
Evanescent
Concerned, attentive, eager.. Ardent, considerate, desirous.
To show clearly. Manifest.
Worthy, formidable, admirable
Tending to disappear like vapor, vanishing, ephemeral.
Solicitous
Concerned, attentive, eager.. Ardent, considerate, desirous.
Evince
To show clearly. Manifest.
GRE 5
anachronistic
axiomatic
iconoclastic
internecine
yg menyalahi jaman = anachronistisch = 不合時宜 = (adj.) out of p…
aksiomatis = axiomatisch = 不言自明的 = (adj.) taken as a given; p…
iconoclastic = bilderstürmerisch = 打破舊習 = attacking cherished…
internecine = mörderisch = 自相殘殺 = mutually destructive =
anachronistic
yg menyalahi jaman = anachronistisch = 不合時宜 = (adj.) out of p…
axiomatic
aksiomatis = axiomatisch = 不言自明的 = (adj.) taken as a given; p…
43 terms
GRE 5
dispassionate
disabuse
aver
ponderous
unbiased, lacking emotion
free from a mistake in thinking
declare with confidence
burdensome
dispassionate
unbiased, lacking emotion
disabuse
free from a mistake in thinking
GRE 5
quixotic
inculcate
catechize
licentious
overly idealistic; impractical
(v.) to teach by repetition
give religious instructions to
immoral; unrestrained by society
quixotic
overly idealistic; impractical
inculcate
(v.) to teach by repetition
GRE 5
jocular
desiccate
delineate
deleterious
joking or given to joking all the time; jolly, playful
thoroughly dried up, dehydrated
mark the outline of; sketch; describe in detail
harmful, unhealthful
jocular
joking or given to joking all the time; jolly, playful
desiccate
thoroughly dried up, dehydrated
41 terms
GRE 5
anachronism
assuage
banal
bolster
something out of place in time
to make something unpleasant less severe... e.g. I used aspirin…
predictable, cliched,boring
to support ; to prop up
anachronism
something out of place in time
assuage
to make something unpleasant less severe... e.g. I used aspirin…
135 terms
GRE 5
alloy (v)
unalloyed (n)
appropriate (v)
arrest (v)
to commingle; to debase by mixing with something inferior
pure
to take for one's own use; to confiscate
to suspend; to engage
alloy (v)
to commingle; to debase by mixing with something inferior
unalloyed (n)
pure
100 terms
GRE 5
Anecdote
Celerity
Dexterous
Extraneous
A brief amusing story
Speed
Skillful with hands
Irrevelant
Anecdote
A brief amusing story
Celerity
Speed
30 terms
GRE 5
Preponderous
preposterous
prerogative
prescience
superiority in importance
unreasonable
A prior or exclusive right or privilege
ability to know the future, foresight
Preponderous
superiority in importance
preposterous
unreasonable
57 terms
GRE 5
Celerity
Chimera
Contumacious
Denouement
Speed
An illusion
Insubordinate
An outcome or solution
Celerity
Speed
Chimera
An illusion
21 terms
GRE #5
Adulterate
exigency
tractable
deference
To mess up, make impure,
emergency
easily managed
regard, show respect
Adulterate
To mess up, make impure,
exigency
emergency
46 terms
GRE 5
abjure
descry
rancour
tremulous
to renounce
to catch sight of
resentfulness
timid
abjure
to renounce
descry
to catch sight of
51 terms
GRE Basic 5
smug
reservation
placid
destitute
adj: marked by excessive complacency or self-satisfaction ... "…
noun: an unstated doubt that prevents you from accepting some…
adj: not easily irritated ... "Doug is normally placid, so we w…
adj: poor enough to need help from others ... "Jean Valjean, is…
smug
adj: marked by excessive complacency or self-satisfaction ... "…
reservation
noun: an unstated doubt that prevents you from accepting some…
15 terms
gre 5
misnomer
profundity
inimical
populous
wrong name, pseudonym
intensity,
unfriendly, hostile, insidious, deleterious
filled, rife, plethoric
misnomer
wrong name, pseudonym
profundity
intensity,
41 terms
GRE 5
adept
sublime
monstrous
comely
(noun): a highly skilled or well-trained person : someone who…
Impressive; awe inspiring, to convert (something inferior) in…
: extremely or unusually large... : very wrong or unfair... : very…
(adj) having a pleasing appearance
adept
(noun): a highly skilled or well-trained person : someone who…
sublime
Impressive; awe inspiring, to convert (something inferior) in…
49 terms
Gre-5
erudite
diffident
eschew
malleable
(adj.) Learned, knowledgeable, or scholarly... ex: andrew has b…
(adj.) Lacking self-confidence; shy or timid... ex: underneath…
(v) To shun, avoid, or abstain from... ex: he appealed to the c…
(adj.) Capable of being shaped or molded, as by a hammer or p…
erudite
(adj.) Learned, knowledgeable, or scholarly... ex: andrew has b…
diffident
(adj.) Lacking self-confidence; shy or timid... ex: underneath…
31 terms
GRE 5
BURGEON
CANARD
DISTILL
STOLID
FLOURISH
FALSE; DELIBERATELY MISLEADING STORY
EXTRACT THE ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS
SHOW LITTLE EMOTION
BURGEON
FLOURISH
CANARD
FALSE; DELIBERATELY MISLEADING STORY
48 terms
GRE 5
Garner
Deplete
Nigh
Crafty
Istiflemek. (v.) to acquire as the result of effort; to gathe…
(v.) to use up as a result of spending or consumption; to dim…
Near, almost
Artful
Garner
Istiflemek. (v.) to acquire as the result of effort; to gathe…
Deplete
(v.) to use up as a result of spending or consumption; to dim…
9 terms
GRE5
advocate (v.)
delegate (v.)
unprecedented (a.)
poignant (a.)
to support, plead for, defend by argument 支持 擁護 主張 = champion…
to entrust with authority or power授權 委託 委派
unheard-of, novel, new, having no precedent無前例的 空前的 (pre-thor…
piercing, sharp, biting, penetrating, keen尖銳的 辛辣的 強烈的 有穿透力的=…
advocate (v.)
to support, plead for, defend by argument 支持 擁護 主張 = champion…
delegate (v.)
to entrust with authority or power授權 委託 委派
562 terms
GRE Math 5
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)
14 terms
GRE #5
pellucid
penchant
peregrination
peremptory
transparent; easy to understand; limpid
strong inclination; a liking
traveling about;wandering
admitting of no contradiction;haughty;imperious
pellucid
transparent; easy to understand; limpid
penchant
strong inclination; a liking
25 terms
GRE 5
contentious
ambivalent
sedulous
stem
A - argumentative
A - to have mixed feelings about; not indifferent
A - diligent and dedicated
V - to hold back/ prevent flow or growth
contentious
A - argumentative
ambivalent
A - to have mixed feelings about; not indifferent
GRE 5
traumatic
arcane
inexorably
side-step
extremely unpleasant and causing you to feel upset and/or anx…
understood by few; mysterious or secret ... -modern math and it…
unstoppably, unceasingly
avoid... ANTONYM - confront
traumatic
extremely unpleasant and causing you to feel upset and/or anx…
arcane
understood by few; mysterious or secret ... -modern math and it…
100 terms
GRE 5
panoply
disabuse
archaic
encomium
impressive array 모음, 집합
to set right; free from error 바로잡아주다
ancient; old-fashioned 구식의, 고대의
warm praise 따뜻한 칭찬의 말이나 글
panoply
impressive array 모음, 집합
disabuse
to set right; free from error 바로잡아주다
165 terms
GRE-5
disdain
disengage
disgruntle
disguise
[v.]consider to be unworthy of one's consideration: gamblers…
[v.]separate or release (someone or something) from something…
[v.]make (someone) angry or dissatisfied: nothing ~es anyone…
[v.]give (someone or oneself) a different appearance in order…
disdain
[v.]consider to be unworthy of one's consideration: gamblers…
disengage
[v.]separate or release (someone or something) from something…
GRE 5
Tender
Loath
Intimate
precocious
When you _____ something, you offer it up. For instance, when…
reluctant; unwilling. "I am _____ to go on such short notice."
to suggest something subtly, or imply/hiny; or to state or ma…
unusually advanced or mature in development, especially menta…
Tender
When you _____ something, you offer it up. For instance, when…
Loath
reluctant; unwilling. "I am _____ to go on such short notice."
31 terms
2015.5.5 GRE
curtail
debase
juggernaut
quisling
vt.縮減, 減少(經費等), 剝奪(某人的)特權(或官銜等), 簡略
vt.貶低, 降低
n. 駭人的毀滅力量, 重型卡車
n. 卖国贼;内奸
curtail
vt.縮減, 減少(經費等), 剝奪(某人的)特權(或官銜等), 簡略
debase
vt.貶低, 降低
52 terms
GRE 5
alloy
appropriate
arrest, arresting
august
(v) to commingle; to debase by mixing with something inferior…
(v) to take for one's own use; to confiscate
(v/adj) to suspend; to engage; holding one's attention: as in…
(adj) majestic, venerable
alloy
(v) to commingle; to debase by mixing with something inferior…
appropriate
(v) to take for one's own use; to confiscate
39 terms
GRE 5
underwrite
reprobate
serendipity
err
1. to support financially... 2. to sign one's name, as to a docu…
n.... a person without morals who is disapproved of... adj.... morall…
1. an aptitude for making desirable discoveries by accident.…
1. to make an error... 2. to sin
underwrite
1. to support financially... 2. to sign one's name, as to a docu…
reprobate
n.... a person without morals who is disapproved of... adj.... morall…
Gre 5
Abhor
Bigot
Counterfeit
Enfranchise
Hate
Narrow-minded, prejudiced person
Fake; false
Give voting rights
Abhor
Hate
Bigot
Narrow-minded, prejudiced person
11 terms
GRE 5
depravity
penury, indigence
innocuous
parsimony
moral corruption; wickedness
extreme poverty; destitution
harmless
stinginess
depravity
moral corruption; wickedness
penury, indigence
extreme poverty; destitution
20 terms
GRE 5
Meddle
Opprobrium
Paragon
Recant
管闲事
Harsh criticism or censure
典范
宣布放弃
Meddle
管闲事
Opprobrium
Harsh criticism or censure
151 terms
GRE 5
exemplar
precursor
reticent
concede
(adj.) worthy of imitation, commendable; serving as a model
something that precedes and indicates or announces another
Inclined to keep one's thoughts, feelings, and personal affai…
(v.) to admit as true; to yield, submit
exemplar
(adj.) worthy of imitation, commendable; serving as a model
precursor
something that precedes and indicates or announces another
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