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93 terms
GRE GRE GRE 6
abstemious
puritanical
quiescence
reprobate
not self-indulgent, especially when eating and drinking.... ""We…
very strict in moral or religious matters, often excessively…
: marked by inactivity or repose : tranquilly at rest. 2. : c…
noun/... 1. an unprincipled person (often used humorously or aff…
abstemious
not self-indulgent, especially when eating and drinking.... ""We…
puritanical
very strict in moral or religious matters, often excessively…
25 terms
GRE - 6
Inculcate
Indolent
Inexorable
Ingenuous
(verb) To teach; to impress in the mind
(adj) Habitually lazy or idle
(adj) Inflexible; unyielding
(adj) Showing innocence or childlike simplicity
Inculcate
(verb) To teach; to impress in the mind
Indolent
(adj) Habitually lazy or idle
GRE.6
dissonance
derivative
converge
opportunist
розбіжність
наслідувальний
сходитися в одній точці
авантюрист
dissonance
розбіжність
derivative
наслідувальний
16 terms
GRE-6
credulous
crescendo
daunt
debase
(adj)... gullible ... naive
(n)... steady increase in force ... intensity... (V)... to rise in volume…
(v)... discourage
(v)... degrade ... low in quality
credulous
(adj)... gullible ... naive
crescendo
(n)... steady increase in force ... intensity... (V)... to rise in volume…
9 terms
GRE # 6
Aspersion
Assiduous
Assuage
Astringent
An act of defamation or maligning... تشهير
Diligent, Hard-working... مجتهد
To ease or lessen, To appease or pacify... هدأ
Having a tightening effect on living tissue, Harsh, Severe... صارم
Aspersion
An act of defamation or maligning... تشهير
Assiduous
Diligent, Hard-working... مجتهد
GRE 6
Antediluvian
BILK
obstreperous
Abhor
antiquated; extremely ancient / of or relating to the period…
swindle; cheat / cheat somebody out of what is due, especiall…
boisterous; noisy and uncontrollable / noisily and stubbornly…
detest; hate / find repugnant [ 痛恨 ] [ Benci ] [ Verabscheuen ]
Antediluvian
antiquated; extremely ancient / of or relating to the period…
BILK
swindle; cheat / cheat somebody out of what is due, especiall…
GRE 6
PLASTIC
HERESY
CONSUMATE
HACKNEYED
ability to be molded
Opinion contrary to popular belief
complete or perfect in the highest degree
Unoriginal
PLASTIC
ability to be molded
HERESY
Opinion contrary to popular belief
100 terms
GRE 6
Antiquated
Choleric
Diorama
Fecund
outdated; old fashioned
easily angered
model of a scene
fertile
Antiquated
outdated; old fashioned
Choleric
easily angered
20 terms
GRE 6
Insipid
Intransigent
Inundate
Irascible
lacking interest or flavor
uncompromising; refusing to be reconciled
to overwhelm; to cover with water
easily made angry
Insipid
lacking interest or flavor
Intransigent
uncompromising; refusing to be reconciled
33 terms
GRE 6
lampoon
concomitant
immutable
rile
(to) ridicule/spoof... -the politician was ______ed in cartoons…
happening at the same time as something else... - an improvement…
Unchangeable... - the _____ laws of nature
To make angry/irritated/annoyed... - her comments ______d the pr…
lampoon
(to) ridicule/spoof... -the politician was ______ed in cartoons…
concomitant
happening at the same time as something else... - an improvement…
45 terms
Gre6
Assuage
Surly
truculence
obstreperous
to make something unpleasant less severe... mne" ass-usage in t…
Bad-tempered, hostile, unfriendly, or rude... mne" sur+ly......…
defiant aggressiveness... mne"truck wale truculent hote hai"
Noisily and stubbornly defiant, aggressively boisterous... mne"…
Assuage
to make something unpleasant less severe... mne" ass-usage in t…
Surly
Bad-tempered, hostile, unfriendly, or rude... mne" sur+ly......…
52 terms
GRE 6
dispatch
hardiness
insolence
jockeying
to deal with tasks quickly and efficiently
withstanding hard conditions
rude and ill mannered
manipulate in a skillful manner
dispatch
to deal with tasks quickly and efficiently
hardiness
withstanding hard conditions
11 terms
GRE 6
acceptance
access
accommodate
accommodation
(ak SEP tins) n. 1. being accepted; ... 2. an approval... • Jack's…
(AK ses) n. 1. the act of coming near to; approach; ... 2. a way…
(uh KOM uh dayt) vt. 1. to make fit; to adapt; adjust; ... 2. to…
(uh kom uh DAY shun) n. 1. adjustment; adaptation to a certai…
acceptance
(ak SEP tins) n. 1. being accepted; ... 2. an approval... • Jack's…
access
(AK ses) n. 1. the act of coming near to; approach; ... 2. a way…
aporia
monad
salient
meristic
an expression of real or pretend doubt for rhetorical effect
unit, one
the most important and noticeable part of something
segmental
aporia
an expression of real or pretend doubt for rhetorical effect
monad
unit, one
GRE 6
regimented
nuances
indecisive
tyrannical
strictly controlled
subtle distinctions or variations
Unable to make choices
dictatorial
regimented
strictly controlled
nuances
subtle distinctions or variations
GRE 6
SALUBRIOS
salacious
ruse
riposte
healthful
lascivious, lustful
trick, crafty stratagem
retaliatory action or retort
SALUBRIOS
healthful
salacious
lascivious, lustful
22 terms
GRE 6
Sordid
Unseemly
Antipathy
Antic
(adj.) wretchedly poor; run-down; mean or selfish
(adj) improper, inappropriate, against the rules of taste or…
(n.) a strong dislike, hostile feeling
(adj.) grotesque, bizarre
Sordid
(adj.) wretchedly poor; run-down; mean or selfish
Unseemly
(adj) improper, inappropriate, against the rules of taste or…
20 terms
GRE 6
Exacerbate
Meretricious
Mercurial
Pragmatic
To make worse or more severe. Aggravate, intensify.
Flashy, gaudy, tawdry.
Characterized by rapid and unpredictable change in mood. Inco…
Dealing with things sensibly and realistically in a way that…
Exacerbate
To make worse or more severe. Aggravate, intensify.
Meretricious
Flashy, gaudy, tawdry.
100 terms
gre-6
conducive
obstinate
puerile
ossify
(adj.) helpful; favorable
(adj.) stubborn; characterized by inflexible persistence or a…
(adj.) childishly silly and trivial; immature
(v.) to convert into or cause to harden like bone
conducive
(adj.) helpful; favorable
obstinate
(adj.) stubborn; characterized by inflexible persistence or a…
GRE 6
heresy
Abrasive
Adage
Adduce
bidaah = Ketzerei = 異端 = opinion contrary to popular belief;…
Kasar = Schleifmittel = 磨料 = rubbing away; tending to grind d…
Pepatah = Sprichwort = 諺語 = wise saying; proverb =
Mengemukakan = Erbringen = 引證 = Meaning - to cite as an examp…
heresy
bidaah = Ketzerei = 異端 = opinion contrary to popular belief;…
Abrasive
Kasar = Schleifmittel = 磨料 = rubbing away; tending to grind d…
GRE 6
approbation
opprobrium
indelible
bijoux
Approval
public disgrace
Not able to be erased or removed; memorable
jewelry
approbation
Approval
opprobrium
public disgrace
169 terms
GRE 6
acerbic
forthright
acrimony
quagmire
sharp and direct style of speaking
direct and outspoken
bitterness
awkward, complex situation
acerbic
sharp and direct style of speaking
forthright
direct and outspoken
100 terms
GRE 6
Antiquated
Choleric
Diorama
Fecund
Outdated, old fashioned
Easily angered
Model of a scene
Fertile
Antiquated
Outdated, old fashioned
Choleric
Easily angered
45 terms
GRE 6
alloy
appropriate
arrest, arresting
august
to commingle; to debase by mixing with something inferior
to confiscate; to take for one's own use
suspend; engage; holding one's attention
majestic, venerable
alloy
to commingle; to debase by mixing with something inferior
appropriate
to confiscate; to take for one's own use
51 terms
GRE 6
kowtow
powwow(n/v)
Junta
imbroglio
(V) : to agree too easily or eagerly to do what someone else…
: a social gathering of Native Americans that usually include…
(n): a council or committee for political or governmental pur…
(n)An embarrassing and often complex mess or misunderstanding…
kowtow
(V) : to agree too easily or eagerly to do what someone else…
powwow(n/v)
: a social gathering of Native Americans that usually include…
GRE 6
Abysmal
Approbation
Bent
Cadge
Something really terrible, deep
Praise, acclaim
Tendency; towards; inclination
Beg from someone
Abysmal
Something really terrible, deep
Approbation
Praise, acclaim
25 terms
GRE 6
telling
wax
qualify
check
A - significant and revealing of another factor
N/V - to increase, opposite of wane, use to describe a largen…
V - to limit a statement or opinion
V - to keep in-line, to limit, to modify to growth of something
telling
A - significant and revealing of another factor
wax
N/V - to increase, opposite of wane, use to describe a largen…
18 terms
gre 6
ennui
impeccable
languish
castigate
boredom, prosaic, banal, hackneyed
flawless, perfect
become weak
criticize, chastise
ennui
boredom, prosaic, banal, hackneyed
impeccable
flawless, perfect
57 terms
Gre-6
aggregate
didactic
censure
anarchy
(v) To gather together... (n) Formed by the collection of smalle…
(adj.) Designed to teach or instruct... (adj.) Intended for mora…
(v) To criticize or express disapproval, often formally... ex:…
(n) A state of lawlessness, without government oversight or a…
aggregate
(v) To gather together... (n) Formed by the collection of smalle…
didactic
(adj.) Designed to teach or instruct... (adj.) Intended for mora…
35 terms
GRE 6
affect
effect
barrister
obviate
to influence
to cause
a lawyer who only advocates in courts
to remove a need / difficulty
affect
to influence
effect
to cause
7 terms
GRE 6
Articulate
Dogmatic
Verbose
Enumerate
Able to speak clearly and expressively
Dictatorial in one's opinions
Wordy
To count, list, or itemize
Articulate
Able to speak clearly and expressively
Dogmatic
Dictatorial in one's opinions
149 terms
GRE-6
excavate
excoriate
exemplary
excruciate
[v.]make (a hole or channel) by digging: the cheapest way of…
[v.]censure or criticize severely: the papers that had been ~…
[adj.]serving as a desirable model; representing the best of…
[v.]torment (someone) physically or mentally: I stand back, ~…
excavate
[v.]make (a hole or channel) by digging: the cheapest way of…
excoriate
[v.]censure or criticize severely: the papers that had been ~…
50 terms
GRE Common Words 6
Elicit
Bolster
Banality
Edifying
verb: call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses) ... "Just…
verb: support and strengthen ... "The case for the suspect's in…
Noun: Trite or obvious remark ... "Herbert regarded the ministe…
adj: enlightening or uplifting so as to encourage intellectua…
Elicit
verb: call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses) ... "Just…
Bolster
verb: support and strengthen ... "The case for the suspect's in…
GRE-6
fraud
trickery
admonition
prodigal
sahtekarlık, düzenbaz
chicanery, artifice, kandırmaca
warning, ihtar
müsrif, extravagant
fraud
sahtekarlık, düzenbaz
trickery
chicanery, artifice, kandırmaca
78 terms
GRE 6
abjure
adumbrate
anathema
anodyne
(v) to renounce or reject solemnly; to recant; to avoid
(v) to foreshadow vaguely or intimate; to suggest or outline…
(n) a solemn or ecclesiastical (religious) curse; accursed or…
(adj/n) soothing; something that assuages or allays pain or c…
abjure
(v) to renounce or reject solemnly; to recant; to avoid
adumbrate
(v) to foreshadow vaguely or intimate; to suggest or outline…
11 terms
GRE 6
aspersion
assiduous
assuage
astringent
an act of defamation or maligning; a disparaging remark (n)
diligent, hardworking (adj)
to ease or lessen; to appease or pacify (v)
having a tightening effect on living tissue; harsh; severe (a…
aspersion
an act of defamation or maligning; a disparaging remark (n)
assiduous
diligent, hardworking (adj)
GRE 6
Untoward
Upbraid
Underwrite
Overweening
not favorable, inconvenient; inauspicious (unlucky). "Some pr…
scold or berate; find fault with (someone); scold: (similar t…
to support financially; sign and accept liability under (an i…
presumptuously arrogant; can also refer to ideas/opinions/app…
Untoward
not favorable, inconvenient; inauspicious (unlucky). "Some pr…
Upbraid
scold or berate; find fault with (someone); scold: (similar t…
78 terms
GRE 6
Abjure
Adumbrate
Anarhema
Anodyne
to renounce or reject solemnly; to recant; to avoid
to foreshadow vaguely or intimate; to suggest or outline sket…
a solemn or ecclesiastical (religious) curse; accursed or tho…
soothing; something that assuages or allays pain or comforts
Abjure
to renounce or reject solemnly; to recant; to avoid
Adumbrate
to foreshadow vaguely or intimate; to suggest or outline sket…
42 terms
GRE 6
Fallow
Probity
Glower
Prescient
dormant; unused
complete honesty and integrity
to glare or stare angrily and intensely
having foresight
Fallow
dormant; unused
Probity
complete honesty and integrity
77 terms
GRE 6
abjure
adumbrate
anathema
anodyne
(verb) to renounce or reject solemnly; to recant; to avoid
(verb) to foreshadow vaguely or intimate; to suggest or outli…
(noun) a solemn or ecclesiastical curse; accursed or thorough…
(adj/noun) soothing; something that assuages or allays pain o…
abjure
(verb) to renounce or reject solemnly; to recant; to avoid
adumbrate
(verb) to foreshadow vaguely or intimate; to suggest or outli…
20 terms
GRE 6
Paramount
Recapitulate
Scapegoat
Tenacious
首要的;至高无上的
总结
替罪羊
顽强的,执着的
Paramount
首要的;至高无上的
Recapitulate
总结
98 terms
GRE 6
peculiar
debilirate
debility
consummate
(a) Odd; strange.... There is something peculiar in the way he s…
(v) to make sb's body or mind weaker.... a debilirate disease.... T…
(n) Weakness; incapacity.... chronic muscle debility.
(a) extremely skilled, perfect.... She was a consummate performer.
peculiar
(a) Odd; strange.... There is something peculiar in the way he s…
debilirate
(v) to make sb's body or mind weaker.... a debilirate disease.... T…
161 terms
GRE 6
abate
hearken
balk
preempt
to reduce in amount or degree
to give attention to what is said; to listen
to refuse to proceed
to prevent from happening
abate
to reduce in amount or degree
hearken
to give attention to what is said; to listen
27 terms
GRE6
gloating at
proscription
abandon
abase
deriving pleasure from another's misfortune
ban
(n.) wildness, the trait of lacking restraint or control; rec…
Degrade or humble; to lower in rank, status, or esteem
gloating at
deriving pleasure from another's misfortune
proscription
ban
22 terms
GRE 6
Domineering
Eminent
Unobjectionable
Conventional
tending too often to tell people what to do; often trying to…
successful; well-known and respected
raising no objections; acceptable
used and accepted by most people; common and ordinary; usual…
Domineering
tending too often to tell people what to do; often trying to…
Eminent
successful; well-known and respected
53 terms
GRE 6
acumen
adulterate
archaic
aver
quick, keen, or accurate knowledge or insight
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
outdated; associated with an earlier, perhaps more primitive…
To state as a fact; to confirm or support
acumen
quick, keen, or accurate knowledge or insight
adulterate
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
Gre 6
Blighted
Credulous
Enshroud
Haughtiness
Damaged; destroyed; ruined... The scandal blighted the careers…
Gullible; ready to believe anything .... Hayley tends to be a c…
Cover; hide from view... The teacher instructed us to enshroud…
Arrogance; pride... Sometimes Alexia's haughtiness can get on m…
Blighted
Damaged; destroyed; ruined... The scandal blighted the careers…
Credulous
Gullible; ready to believe anything .... Hayley tends to be a c…
41 terms
GRE 6
Tout
Disparagement
Mercenary
Hackneyed
To praise; to boast
Belittlement
Profit-oriented
Overused and trite
Tout
To praise; to boast
Disparagement
Belittlement
24 terms
GRE 6
fete
guffaw
robust
ascendancy
n.... a celebration... v.... to celebrate a person
a loud, unrestrained burst of laughter.
strong and healthy; hardy; vigorous:
the state that exists when one person or group has power over…
fete
n.... a celebration... v.... to celebrate a person
guffaw
a loud, unrestrained burst of laughter.
GRE 2.6
pathogenic
militate
misanthrope
limpid
causing disease
to operate against; work against
a person who dislikes others
clear; transparent
pathogenic
causing disease
militate
to operate against; work against
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