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97 terms
GRE-Most frequent-barrons
abate
aberrant
abeyance
abscond
v.subside or moderate.... Rather than leaving immediately they w…
Adj. abnormal or deviant.... His aberrant proposal in party made…
n. suspended action.... Constructing new buildings in the main s…
v. Depart secretly and hide.... Father who was absconded after v…
abate
v.subside or moderate.... Rather than leaving immediately they w…
aberrant
Adj. abnormal or deviant.... His aberrant proposal in party made…
Barrons GRE Wordlist
abase
n abash
n abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
embarrass
subside or moderate
shorten
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
n abash
embarrass
Barrons GRE 333
Chicanery
Caustic
Aberrant
Abeyance
trickery; deception
burning; sarcastically biting
deviant; abnormal
suspended action
Chicanery
trickery; deception
Caustic
burning; sarcastically biting
Barron's GRE Wordlist C
cabal
cache
cacophonous
cadge
small group of persons secretly united to promote their own i…
hiding place; V.
discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of…
beg; mooch; panhandle
cabal
small group of persons secretly united to promote their own i…
cache
hiding place; V.
Barron's GRE Wordlist B
badger
baffle
bait
baleful
pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking ag…
frustrate; perplex
harass; tease; torment; Ex. badger baiting; N: food or other…
evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign…
badger
pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking ag…
baffle
frustrate; perplex
Barron's GRE Wordlist D
dabble
damp
dank
daub
work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily…
slightly wet, diminish, mute
damp; unpleasantly wet
Coat; smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex.…
dabble
work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily…
damp
slightly wet, diminish, mute
Barron's GRE Wordlist A
abase
abash
abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
embarrass
subside or moderate
shorten
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
abash
embarrass
22 terms
Barron's GRE Flashcards
Refractory
Precipitate
Prodigality
rarefied
Obstinately stubborn; resistant to treatment; intractable; un…
Showing undue haste or unexpectedness
Wasteful extravagance; recklessness with money; uncontrolled…
Made less dense (of gas); elevated in nature
Refractory
Obstinately stubborn; resistant to treatment; intractable; un…
Precipitate
Showing undue haste or unexpectedness
Barron's GRE Wordlist N
nadir
naivete
narcissist
narrative
lowest point... Although few people realized it, the Dow-Jones…
quality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gu…
conceited person... A _____ is his own best friend.
related to telling a story... A born teller of tales, Olsen use…
nadir
lowest point... Although few people realized it, the Dow-Jones…
naivete
quality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gu…
Barron's GRE Wordlist M
macabre
machiavellian
machinations
magisterial
gruesome; grisly... The city morgue is a macabre spot for the un…
crafty; double-dealing; cunning... I do not think he will be a g…
evil schemes or plot/plan... assasination... I can see through your…
authoritative; imperious... The learned doctor laid down the law…
macabre
gruesome; grisly... The city morgue is a macabre spot for the un…
machiavellian
crafty; double-dealing; cunning... I do not think he will be a g…
Barron's GRE Wordlist O
obdurate
obfuscate
objective
objective
stubborn... He was obdurate in his refusal to listen to our comp…
confuse; muddle... Do not obfuscate the issues by dragging in ir…
not influenced by emotions; fair... Even though he was her son,…
goal; aim... A degree in medicine was her ultimate objective.
obdurate
stubborn... He was obdurate in his refusal to listen to our comp…
obfuscate
confuse; muddle... Do not obfuscate the issues by dragging in ir…
Barron's GRE Wordlist S
saboteur
saccharine
sacrilegious
sacrosanct
one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property... Members of th…
cloyingly sweet... She tried to ingratiate herself, speaking swe…
desecrating; profane... His stealing of the altar cloth was a ve…
most sacred; inviolable... The brash insurance salesman invaded…
saboteur
one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property... Members of th…
saccharine
cloyingly sweet... She tried to ingratiate herself, speaking swe…
Barron's GRE Wordlist L
laborious
labyrinth
lachrymose
lackadaisical
demanding much work or care; tedious... In putting together his…
maze... Tom and Becky were lost in the labyrinth of secret caves.
producing tears... His voice has a lachrymose quality that is mo…
lacking purpose or zest(enthu) ; halfhearted; languid(week)... H…
laborious
demanding much work or care; tedious... In putting together his…
labyrinth
maze... Tom and Becky were lost in the labyrinth of secret caves.
Barron's GRE Wordlist E
earthy
ebb
ebullient
eccentric
unrefined; coarse... His earthy remarks often embarrassed the wo…
recede; lessen... His fortunes began to ebb during the recession.
showing excitement; overflowing with enthusiasm His ebullient…
odd; whimsical; irregular... The comet passed close by the earth…
earthy
unrefined; coarse... His earthy remarks often embarrassed the wo…
ebb
recede; lessen... His fortunes began to ebb during the recession.
Barron's GRE Wordlist I
iconoclastic
ideology
idiom
idiosyncrasy
attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attack…
system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings…
individual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarit…
iconoclastic
attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attack…
ideology
system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
Barron's GRE Wordlist R
rail
rally
ramble
ramification
scold; rant... You may rail at him all you want; you will never…
call up or summon (forces, vital powers etc); revive or recup…
wander aimlessly (physically or mentally)... Listening to the te…
branching out; subdivision... We must examine all the ramificati…
rail
scold; rant... You may rail at him all you want; you will never…
rally
call up or summon (forces, vital powers etc); revive or recup…
Barron's GRE Wordlist K
kaleidoscope
ken
kernel
killjoy
tube in which patterns made by the reflection in mirrors of c…
range of knowledge... I cannot answer your question since this m…
central or vital point
grouch; spoilsport... At breakfast we had all been enjoying our…
kaleidoscope
tube in which patterns made by the reflection in mirrors of c…
ken
range of knowledge... I cannot answer your question since this m…
Barron's GRE Wordlist J
jaded
jargon
jaundiced
jeopardy
fatigued; surfeited(eating until excessively full)... He looked…
language used by special group; gibberish... We tried to underst…
yellowed; prejudiced; envious... She gazed at the painting with…
exposure to death or endanger; put at risk; imperil... Legally,…
jaded
fatigued; surfeited(eating until excessively full)... He looked…
jargon
language used by special group; gibberish... We tried to underst…
Barron's GRE Wordlist T
tacit
taciturn
tactile
taint
understood; not put into words... We have a tacit agreement base…
habitually silent; talking a little... New Englanders are repute…
pertaining to the organs or sense of touch... His callused hands…
contaminated; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of so…
tacit
understood; not put into words... We have a tacit agreement base…
taciturn
habitually silent; talking a little... New Englanders are repute…
Barron's GRE Wordlist F
fabricate
facade
facet
facetious
build; lie... Because of the child's tendency to fabricate, we h…
front of the building; superficial or false appearance.... The f…
small plane surface (of a gem); a side; one side of something…
humorous; joking... Your facetious remarks are not appropriate a…
fabricate
build; lie... Because of the child's tendency to fabricate, we h…
facade
front of the building; superficial or false appearance.... The f…
333 terms
Barron's GRE High Frequency Words 333
abate
aberrant
abeyance
abscond
(verb) make less active or intense... ate: Make something Less
(noun) one whose behavior departs substantially from the norm…
(noun) temporary cessation or suspension... a+beyance : here c…
(verb) run away; usually includes taking something or somebod…
abate
(verb) make less active or intense... ate: Make something Less
aberrant
(noun) one whose behavior departs substantially from the norm…
Barron's GRE Wordlist Q
quack
quail
quaint
qualified
charlatan; impostor... Do not be misled by the exorbitant claims…
cower; lose heart... He was afraid that he would quail in the fa…
odd; old-fashioned; picturesque... Her quaint clothes and old-fa…
limited; restricted... Unable to give the candidate full support…
quack
charlatan; impostor... Do not be misled by the exorbitant claims…
quail
cower; lose heart... He was afraid that he would quail in the fa…
gre barrons high frequency-1
abate
aberrant
abeyance
abscond
lessen, reduce, subside
deviation from normal, abnormal
suspension, temporary inactivity
to run away secretly
abate
lessen, reduce, subside
aberrant
deviation from normal, abnormal
Personality Barron GRE
Erikson's Eight Stages in the Life Cycle
Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inve…
Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory (…
California Psychological Inventory (CPI)
Standardized on diagnosed abnormal clinical subpopulations
designed to closely parallel the categories of psychological…
...
Erikson's Eight Stages in the Life Cycle
Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inve…
Standardized on diagnosed abnormal clinical subpopulations
Barron's GRE Wordlist H
habituate
hackneyed
haggle
hallowed
accustom or familiarize
commonplace; trite... The English teacher criticized her story b…
argue about prices... I prefer to shop in a store that has a one…
blessed; consecrated; holy (thiêng liêng, được phù hộ)... She wa…
habituate
accustom or familiarize
hackneyed
commonplace; trite... The English teacher criticized her story b…
Barron's GRE Wordlist V
vacillate
vacuous
vagary
vagrant
waver; fluctuate... Uncertain which suitor she ought to marry, t…
empty; lacking in ideas; stupid... The candidate's vacuous remar…
caprice; whim; unpredictable change... She followed every vagary…
stray; random... He tried to study, but could not collect his va…
vacillate
waver; fluctuate... Uncertain which suitor she ought to marry, t…
vacuous
empty; lacking in ideas; stupid... The candidate's vacuous remar…
Barron's GRE Wordlist G
gadfly
gaffe
gainsay
galaxy
animal-biting fly; irritating person
social blunder
deny
large; isolated system of stars & planets; collection of bril…
gadfly
animal-biting fly; irritating person
gaffe
social blunder
Barron's GRE Wordlist P-1
pacifist
pacify
painstaking
palatable
one opposed to war/ force; antimilitarist (người theo chủ ngh…
soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue
showing hard work; taking great care; meticulous... The new high…
agreeable; pleasing to the taste... Neither Jack's underbaked op…
pacifist
one opposed to war/ force; antimilitarist (người theo chủ ngh…
pacify
soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue
Barron's GRE Wordlist U
ubiquitous
ulterior
ultimate
ultimatum
being everywhere; omnipresent... That Christmas "The Little Drum…
situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; kept hidden…
final; not susceptible to further analysis; highest in degree…
last/final demand; warning... Since they have ignored our ultima…
ubiquitous
being everywhere; omnipresent... That Christmas "The Little Drum…
ulterior
situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; kept hidden…
299 terms
Barron's Root Roundup (GRE)
WITHOUT, ABSENCE OF, NOT
FROM, AWAY, OFF
HARSH, BITTER, SOUR
DRIVE, DO, LEAD, ACT, MOVE
A/ AN... anarchy... anaerobic... apathy
AB/ABS... abstain... absence
ACER/ACID/ACRI... acidic... acrid... acerbate
ACT/AG... action... actress, actor
WITHOUT, ABSENCE OF, NOT
A/ AN... anarchy... anaerobic... apathy
FROM, AWAY, OFF
AB/ABS... abstain... absence
2,000 terms
Barrons GRE Wordlist 4,759 words
abase
abash
abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
embarrass
subside or moderate
shorten
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
abash
embarrass
GRE Barrons 100/333 HF Words
admonish
abscond
zealot
repudiate
To warn
TO DEPART SECRETLY
fanatic... someone passionately devoted to a cause
disown, disvow... To disown, reject, or deny the validity of
admonish
To warn
abscond
TO DEPART SECRETLY
Barron's 800 essential words for the GRE
Abase
Abash
Abate
Abbreviate
Meaning - To lower in rank, prestige, or esteem, to humiliate…
Meaning - To make ashamed or uneasy, disconcert, to embarrass…
Meaning - to decrease in force or intensity, to decrease in a…
Meaning - To make short or shorter, To reduce in force, effic…
Abase
Meaning - To lower in rank, prestige, or esteem, to humiliate…
Abash
Meaning - To make ashamed or uneasy, disconcert, to embarrass…
333 terms
Bangla: Barrons High Frequency GRE 333 Words
abate
aberrant
abeyance
abscond
Subside or moderate - হ্রাস পাত্তয়া
Abnormal or deviant - নীতিভ্রষ্ট
Suspended action - সাময়িক অক্রিয়তা
Depart secretly and hide - আত্মগোপন করে থাকা... পলান... run away, f…
abate
Subside or moderate - হ্রাস পাত্তয়া
aberrant
Abnormal or deviant - নীতিভ্রষ্ট
Barron's GRE list 2
agape (adj)
agenda (n)
agglomeration (n)
aggrandize (v)
(of the mouth) wide open, especially with surprise or wonder.
a list of items to be discussed at a formal meeting.
the act of collecting in a mass
add details to (phong dai)
agape (adj)
(of the mouth) wide open, especially with surprise or wonder.
agenda (n)
a list of items to be discussed at a formal meeting.
Barrons GRE Wordlist 4,759 words
abase
abash
abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
embarrass
subside or moderate
shorten
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
abash
embarrass
2,000 terms
Barrons GRE Wordlist 4,759 words
abase
abash
abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
embarrass
subside or moderate
shorten
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
abash
embarrass
1,999 terms
Barrons GRE Wordlist 4,759 words
abase
abash
abate
abdicate
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
embarrass
subside or moderate
renounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
abash
embarrass
299 terms
Barron's Root Roundup (GRE)
WITHOUT, ABSENCE OF, NOT
FROM, AWAY, OFF
HARSH, BITTER, SOUR
DRIVE, DO, LEAD, ACT, MOVE
A/ AN... anarchy... anaerobic... apathy
AB/ABS... abstain... absence
ACER/ACID/ACRI... acidic... acrid... acerbate
ACT/AG... action... actress, actor
WITHOUT, ABSENCE OF, NOT
A/ AN... anarchy... anaerobic... apathy
FROM, AWAY, OFF
AB/ABS... abstain... absence
2,000 terms
Barrons GRE Wordlist 4,759 words
abase
abash
abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
embarrass
subside, reduce, lessen, or moderate
shorten
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
abash
embarrass
1,974 terms
Barron's GRE with sentences - Complete Wordlist
abase
abash شرمند و خجل شدن /کردن
abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate... Anna expected to have to curtsy to…
embarrass... He was not at all abashed by her open admiration.
subside or moderate... Rather than leaving immediately, they wai…
shorten... Because we were running out of time, the lecturer had…
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate... Anna expected to have to curtsy to…
abash شرمند و خجل شدن /کردن
embarrass... He was not at all abashed by her open admiration.
337 terms
GRE barron's most frequent
ABATE
ABERRANT
ABEYANCE
ABSCOND
subside or moderate... (vt.)緩和,減弱,減少,廢除(vi.)緩和,減弱,減少
abnormal or deviant... (a.)脫離正道的,脫離常軌的,變體的
suspended action... 暫時中止;擱置
depart silently and hide... (vt.)潛逃,逃匿
ABATE
subside or moderate... (vt.)緩和,減弱,減少,廢除(vi.)緩和,減弱,減少
ABERRANT
abnormal or deviant... (a.)脫離正道的,脫離常軌的,變體的
19 terms
GRE vocab Set 6(Barrons, Magoosh)
confluence
asylum
eclipse
hap
n. a place where things merge or flow together (especially ri…
n. sanctuary, shelter, place of refuge, haven
v. to overshadow... the birth of their baby had eclipsed New Ye…
n. chance; luck... Kevin didn't usually have much luck, but whe…
confluence
n. a place where things merge or flow together (especially ri…
asylum
n. sanctuary, shelter, place of refuge, haven
Barron's GRE Wordlist P-2
plasticity
platitude
platonic
plaudit
ability to be molded... When clay dries out, it loses its _____…
trite remark; commonplace statement; cliches... The _____ in hi…
purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire; not ph…
enthusiastic approval;round of applause... The theatrical compa…
plasticity
ability to be molded... When clay dries out, it loses its _____…
platitude
trite remark; commonplace statement; cliches... The _____ in hi…
1,933 terms
Barron's GRE vocabulary 1900/3500 words
abjure
ablution
bane
baneful
renounce upon death; disavow. (v.)... "Pressure from university…
washing. (n.)... His daily ablutions were accompanied by loud no…
curse; cause of ruin. (n.)... Lucy's little brother was the bane…
destructive; causing ruin or death. (adj.).... Anointment seems…
abjure
renounce upon death; disavow. (v.)... "Pressure from university…
ablution
washing. (n.)... His daily ablutions were accompanied by loud no…
Barron's GRE list 4
atone (v)
atrocity (n)
atrophy (n) (v)
attentive (adj)
(chuoc toi) turn away from sin
(tan bao,du ton)
a decrease in size of an organ caused by disease
paying close attention to something.
atone (v)
(chuoc toi) turn away from sin
atrocity (n)
(tan bao,du ton)
110 terms
Barron's GRE Wordlist B
badger
baffle
bait
baleful
pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking ag…
frustrate; perplex
harass; tease; torment; Ex. badger baiting; N: food or other…
evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign…
badger
pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking ag…
baffle
frustrate; perplex
Barron's GRE list 1
abase (v)
abash (v)
abate (v)
abbreviate (v)
cause to feel shame
cause to be embarrassed
become less in mount or intensity
shorten
abase (v)
cause to feel shame
abash (v)
cause to be embarrassed
168 terms
Barron's GRE Wordlist R
rail
rally
ramble
ramification
scold; rant... You may rail at him all you want; you will never…
call up or summon (forces, vital powers etc); revive or recup…
wander aimlessly (physically or mentally)... Listening to the te…
branching out; subdivision... We must examine all the ramificati…
rail
scold; rant... You may rail at him all you want; you will never…
rally
call up or summon (forces, vital powers etc); revive or recup…
71 terms
Barron's GRE Wordlist O
obdurate
obfuscate
objective
objective
stubborn... He was obdurate in his refusal to listen to our comp…
confuse; muddle... Do not obfuscate the issues by dragging in ir…
not influenced by emotions; fair... Even though he was her son,…
goal; aim... A degree in medicine was her ultimate objective.
obdurate
stubborn... He was obdurate in his refusal to listen to our comp…
obfuscate
confuse; muddle... Do not obfuscate the issues by dragging in ir…
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