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849 terms
GRE prep
prudence
eschew
conciliate
reconcile
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
To overcome the distrust or animosity of; appease, placate... to…
(v.) to restore to friendship; to settle; to resign... 1. (v.) t…
prudence
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
eschew
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
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gainsay
aberrant
disolution
abeyance
Declare false, deny; oppose
abnormal or deviant
how it dissolves
Temporary suspension, inactivity
gainsay
Declare false, deny; oppose
aberrant
abnormal or deviant
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prudence
eschew
conciliate
reconcile
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
To overcome the distrust or animosity of; appease, placate... to…
(v.) to restore to friendship; to settle; to resign... 1. (v.) t…
prudence
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
eschew
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
345 terms
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Reprobate
Inundate
Macabre
Slapdash
a person without morals who is disapproved of
to flood or overwhelm
suggesting the horror of death and decay; gruesome
Carelessly and hastily put together
Reprobate
a person without morals who is disapproved of
Inundate
to flood or overwhelm
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Anomaly
Equivocal
Lucid
Precipitate
Deviation from what is common; inconsistency
Ambiguous; intentionally vague
Clear and easily understood
to throw violently or bring about abruptly; lacking deliberat…
Anomaly
Deviation from what is common; inconsistency
Equivocal
Ambiguous; intentionally vague
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prudence
eschew
conciliate
reconcile
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
To overcome the distrust or animosity of; appease, placate... to…
(v.) to restore to friendship; to settle; to resign... 1. (v.) t…
prudence
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
eschew
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
1,293 terms
Manhattan Prep - GRE Vocabulary
abasement
abated
aberrant
abhor
(n) the action or fact of abasing or being abased; humiliatio…
(v) cause to become smaller or less intense.
(adj) departing from an accepted standard.
(v) regard with disgust and hatred.
abasement
(n) the action or fact of abasing or being abased; humiliatio…
abated
(v) cause to become smaller or less intense.
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A/An
Agnostic
Amoral
Anomaly
Not, without
One who believes the existence of god is not provable
Neither moral or immoral; having no relation to morality.
An irregularity
A/An
Not, without
Agnostic
One who believes the existence of god is not provable
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vicissitude
tacit
pilloried
sclerotic
a change of circumstance or fortune. alteration between oppos…
Understood or implied without being stated
to expose to public derision, ridicule, or abuse
becoming rigid and unresponsive; losing the ability to adapt
vicissitude
a change of circumstance or fortune. alteration between oppos…
tacit
Understood or implied without being stated
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prudence
eschew
conciliate
reconcile
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
To overcome the distrust or animosity of; appease, placate... to…
(v.) to restore to friendship; to settle; to resign... 1. (v.) t…
prudence
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
eschew
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
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beguile (v)
hoodwink (adj)
extol (v)
disparage (v)
- charm or enchant (someone), sometimes in a deceptive way -…
- deceive or trick (someone) - "an attempt to hoodwink the pu…
praise enthusiastically - "he extolled the virtues of the Rus…
- regard or represent as being of little worth - "he never mi…
beguile (v)
- charm or enchant (someone), sometimes in a deceptive way -…
hoodwink (adj)
- deceive or trick (someone) - "an attempt to hoodwink the pu…
849 terms
GRE prep
prudence
eschew
conciliate
reconcile
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
To overcome the distrust or animosity of; appease, placate... to…
(v.) to restore to friendship; to settle; to resign... 1. (v.) t…
prudence
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
eschew
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
849 terms
GRE prep
prudence
eschew
conciliate
reconcile
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
To overcome the distrust or animosity of; appease, placate... to…
(v.) to restore to friendship; to settle; to resign... 1. (v.) t…
prudence
(n.) cautious, circumspect (After losing a fortune in a stock…
eschew
deliberately avoid using... (v.) to shun, avoid (George hates th…
59 terms
GRE prep
peddle
steward
upend
procure
sell or offer for sale from place to place... v. 到处叫卖;兜售,v. 宣扬,散…
someone who manages property or affairs for someone else... n.乘务…
become turned or set on end... vt. 倒放,颠倒;竖立... set or turn (somethi…
get by special effort... 获得,取得:get possession... (v.) to obtain, ac…
peddle
sell or offer for sale from place to place... v. 到处叫卖;兜售,v. 宣扬,散…
steward
someone who manages property or affairs for someone else... n.乘务…
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Unhinged
lambasted
petulant
disquietude
unsettled, disordered, or distraught
verbally attacked
Easily irritated or annoyed
uneasiness; anxiety
Unhinged
unsettled, disordered, or distraught
lambasted
verbally attacked
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edacious
eddy
effete
effluvia
voracious, devouring, related to eating
circular or spiral movement.... "the current was forming foam-l…
Ineffectual, no longer capable of effective action.... "the aut…
unpleasant or harmful ordour or discharge... "smoke and effluvi…
edacious
voracious, devouring, related to eating
eddy
circular or spiral movement.... "the current was forming foam-l…
344 terms
GRE Prep
Ablution
Abnegate
Acidulous
Adventitious
a cleansing with water or other liquid, especially as a relig…
to refuse or deny oneself (some rights, conveniences, etc.);…
slightly sour; sharp; caustic; moderately acid or tart.
associated with something by chance rather than as an integra…
Ablution
a cleansing with water or other liquid, especially as a relig…
Abnegate
to refuse or deny oneself (some rights, conveniences, etc.);…
105 terms
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Railing
defiance
evade
deferment
to movie against or work against.ex-"to rail against fate"
open resistance
escape or avoid
action or fact of putting something off to later time
Railing
to movie against or work against.ex-"to rail against fate"
defiance
open resistance
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diffidence
ostentanious
grandiose
perfunctory
lacking confidence
characterized by pretentious / conspicuous show to impress ot…
affectedly grand... pompous
hast and superficial... lacking interest... neglect, heedless
diffidence
lacking confidence
ostentanious
characterized by pretentious / conspicuous show to impress ot…
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callous
prolix/ verbose
elucidatory
delicate
insensitive
excessively wordy
clarifying
considerate of others feelings
callous
insensitive
prolix/ verbose
excessively wordy
210 terms
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Enervate
Involved
Calumny
Auspicious
To sap energy from
Complicated and difficult to understand
Making of a false statement meant to injure a person's reputa…
Favourable, the opposite of sinister
Enervate
To sap energy from
Involved
Complicated and difficult to understand
39 terms
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Abate
Chicanery
Disseminate
Gainsay
To become less in intensity or amount
The use of tricks to deceive someone
Spread of information; to cause information to become widely…
Take exception to
Abate
To become less in intensity or amount
Chicanery
The use of tricks to deceive someone
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abridge
compendium
cursory
curtail
abbreviated communication; to shorten
abbreviated communication
abbreviated communication
abbreviated communication
abridge
abbreviated communication; to shorten
compendium
abbreviated communication
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anomaly
assuage
enigma
equivocal
abnormal/irregular
relieve/ease/mitigate
mystery
indefinite/vague
anomaly
abnormal/irregular
assuage
relieve/ease/mitigate
179 terms
GRE Prep
-A
- AB / ABS
- AC / ACR
ACT / AG
Without
off, away from, apart, down
Sharp, bitter
To do; to drive; to force; to lead
-A
Without
- AB / ABS
off, away from, apart, down
47 terms
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(a5)(a10)
(a5)10
dogmatic (def and example)
dogmatic (syns and ants)
(a15)
(a50)
Adj: Not accepting that your belief may not be correct... Kel w…
syn: Stubborn, emphatic, obstinate... ant: amenable, flexible,…
(a5)(a10)
(a15)
(a5)10
(a50)
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vituperative
probity
recondite
refractory
(adj.) harshly abusive, severely scolding
Honesty
Difficult to understand or penetrate
Stubborn
vituperative
(adj.) harshly abusive, severely scolding
probity
Honesty
32 terms
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Abstain
Apathy
Capricious
Engender
restrain oneself from doing or enjoying something.
Lack of interest or concern
unpredictable/ impulsive
To be the cause or source of something. Begot/procreate
Abstain
restrain oneself from doing or enjoying something.
Apathy
Lack of interest or concern
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Woo
Seldom
Pivotal
Daunt
Seek affection or love; seek to win.... The actor wants to woo t…
Rarely; infrequently; not often... We seldom see our neighbors a…
Of vital or critical importance.... The author made disease a pi…
Intimidate.... We face a big and daunt challenge.
Woo
Seek affection or love; seek to win.... The actor wants to woo t…
Seldom
Rarely; infrequently; not often... We seldom see our neighbors a…
15 terms
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Probability Formula
Area of a circle
3-4-5 Rule for Right Triangles
Sum of interior angles of a triangle
(# of desired outcomes)/(# of possible outcomes)... Multiply al…
A=πr²
Special triangles follow a 3-4-5 ratio, so if 2 sides are, sa…
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Probability Formula
(# of desired outcomes)/(# of possible outcomes)... Multiply al…
Area of a circle
A=πr²
GRE Word Prep
Abase
Abash
Abdicate
Aberrant
Degrade, humiliate
Embarrass
Give up
Abnormal
Abase
Degrade, humiliate
Abash
Embarrass
44 terms
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Aspersion
Calumny
Defamation
Diatribe
Criticize
Criticize
Criticize
Criticize
Aspersion
Criticize
Calumny
Criticize
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abhor
bigot
counterfeit
enfranchise
hate
narrow-minded; prejudice person
fake; false
give voting rights to
abhor
hate
bigot
narrow-minded; prejudice person
34 terms
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Mystique
Apocryphal
Abstain
Apathy
A fascinating aura of mystery, awe, power
A story or statement of doubtful authenticity although widely…
Restrain oneself from doing or enjoying something
Lack of interest, concern, or enthusiasm
Mystique
A fascinating aura of mystery, awe, power
Apocryphal
A story or statement of doubtful authenticity although widely…
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mordant
churlish
shun
labryinth
adjective: biting and caustic in thought, manner, or style
rude
avoid,reject
long complicated passages
mordant
adjective: biting and caustic in thought, manner, or style
churlish
rude
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bombastic
requisite
apocryphal
laconic
(adj.) pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
necessary for relief or supply
of questionable authenticity
brief and to the point
bombastic
(adj.) pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
requisite
necessary for relief or supply
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Arcane
Collude
Ubiquitous
Ebullient
understood by few; mysterious or secret.
come to a secret understanding for a harmful purpose; conspire.
present, appearing, or found everywhere.
cheerful and full of energy.
Arcane
understood by few; mysterious or secret.
Collude
come to a secret understanding for a harmful purpose; conspire.
90 terms
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belletristic
blandishments
bon-mots
akimbo
Written or appreciated for aesthetic value rather than content
a flattering or pleasing statement or action used to persuade…
witty remark
(adj.) - with hands on hips and elbows extending outward
belletristic
Written or appreciated for aesthetic value rather than content
blandishments
a flattering or pleasing statement or action used to persuade…
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antediluvian
ineluctable
nugatory
plangent
very old or old-fashioned
not to be avoided or changed = in/not + eluctari/struggle cle…
of little or no consequence; having no force (nugae = trifles)
loud, deep and often sad sound, resounding, thundering (plang…
antediluvian
very old or old-fashioned
ineluctable
not to be avoided or changed = in/not + eluctari/struggle cle…
80 terms
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Intimate
Profligate
Vindicate
Venality
to suggest something subtly
spending resources recklessly
to clear of accusation, blame, suspicion, or doubt
being susceptible to bribes
Intimate
to suggest something subtly
Profligate
spending resources recklessly
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Extant
Ephemal
Capricious
Corroborate
In existance
Short-lived
Unpredictable... Whimsical
To confirm, make stronger
Extant
In existance
Ephemal
Short-lived
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Dissembler
Polyglot
Churlish
Ignominy
verb ... 1. to give a false or misleading appearance; to conceal…
adjective... 1. knowing or using several languages.... "a polyglot…
adjective... 1. rude in a mean-spirited and surly way.... "it seems…
noun... 1. public shame or disgrace.... "the ignominy of being impr…
Dissembler
verb ... 1. to give a false or misleading appearance; to conceal…
Polyglot
adjective... 1. knowing or using several languages.... "a polyglot…
250 terms
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abate
aberrant
abeyance
abstemious
lessen in intensity
abnormal
temporary inactivity
sparing in eating and drinking
abate
lessen in intensity
aberrant
abnormal
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Hamper
Talisman
Placid
Bilk
Hinder/ obstruct
Lucky charm
Calm, peaceful
Cheat or defraud
Hamper
Hinder/ obstruct
Talisman
Lucky charm
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probability that of events A and B
probability that of events A or B
parallelogram area
triangle area
P(A ∩ B)
P(A ∪ B)
b × h
(b × h)/2
probability that of events A and B
P(A ∩ B)
probability that of events A or B
P(A ∪ B)
40 terms
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effluvium
abjured
Tyro
salient
an unpleasant or harmful odor, secretion, or discharge
solemnly renounce
a beginner or novice.
most noticeable or important.
effluvium
an unpleasant or harmful odor, secretion, or discharge
abjured
solemnly renounce
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abhor
enfranchise
hamper
noxious
hate
give voting rights
create difficulties for
poisonous, lethal, harmful
abhor
hate
enfranchise
give voting rights
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Remonstrate
Fetid
Din
Strident
Nag;to disagree and argue or complain about something
Nasty; having a strong, unpleasant smell
Harsh sounding;loud, confusing mixture of noises that lasts f…
Harsh sounding;: expressing opinions or criticism in a very f…
Remonstrate
Nag;to disagree and argue or complain about something
Fetid
Nasty; having a strong, unpleasant smell
GRE prep
abridge
compendium
cursory
curtail
abbreviated
abbreviated
abbreviated
abbreviated
abridge
abbreviated
compendium
abbreviated
GRE prep
Abridge
Compendium
Cursory
Curtail
Abbreviated communication
Abbreviated communication
Abbreviated communication
Abbreviated communication
Abridge
Abbreviated communication
Compendium
Abbreviated communication
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