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GRE Sentences
to leave secretly
The patron ____ed from the restaurant…
to make impure
The chef made his ketchup last longer…
Abscond
Abscond
Adulterate
Adulterate
to leave secretly
Abscond
The patron ____ed from the restaurant…
Abscond
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GRE sentences
Laconic (adj)
Insipid (adj)
Pragmatic (adj)
Iconoclast (noun)
Jessica is so talkative that her sister thought the situation…
Too much sugar tends to make this otherwise delightful fruit…
After five years of war, both sides have found pragmatic ways…
Irrespective of his actuating motives, his deeds as an iconoc…
Laconic (adj)
Jessica is so talkative that her sister thought the situation…
Insipid (adj)
Too much sugar tends to make this otherwise delightful fruit…
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GRE Sentences
In addition, the style of some Black n…
Historian George Coulton attributed a…
Our "frailties" - emotions and motives…
To test the efficacy of borrowing from…
此外,这类黑人小说的风格——例如Jean Toomer的《公民凯恩》——几乎就是表现主义或超现实主义的风格;这种技巧是否为…
历史学家George Coulton看到了黑死病中积极的一面:对食物以及住处和工作的竞争减少带来了某种意义上的繁荣,这使瘟…
我们性格上的弱点——诸如愤怒、恐惧、贪婪、饕餮、享乐、淫欲、爱情这些情绪——可能拥有着混杂的特质,但至少有一点相似的是:就…
要测试一门学科受益于另一门学科的程度,只需简单地去调查这个领域的术语在没有被强迫的情况下在另一个领域中得到了多大程度上的运用。
In addition, the style of some Black n…
此外,这类黑人小说的风格——例如Jean Toomer的《公民凯恩》——几乎就是表现主义或超现实主义的风格;这种技巧是否为…
Historian George Coulton attributed a…
历史学家George Coulton看到了黑死病中积极的一面:对食物以及住处和工作的竞争减少带来了某种意义上的繁荣,这使瘟…
GRE Sentences
quagmire
quail
qualified
qualm
when i thought of easy work, my boss gave me a work full of q…
she felt quailed as soon as she saw the dog
i got the qualified amount of sweets
i feel qualm whenever my gf fight with me
quagmire
when i thought of easy work, my boss gave me a work full of q…
quail
she felt quailed as soon as she saw the dog
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GRE sentences
Though outwardly composed/serene, the…
composed/serene
tumultuous
apprehensive/agitated ... We'd been a lit…
...
a. 镇静的
a. 骚乱的
a. 不安的 worried or nervous about something that you are going…
Though outwardly composed/serene, the…
...
composed/serene
a. 镇静的
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GRE sentence
Zoom
Zany
Yowl
Yen
v.speed-a motorbike zoomed across their path
adj.eccentric-the film has a zany plot and some peculiar char…
嚎哭
n.hankering-he had a yen for foreign travel
Zoom
v.speed-a motorbike zoomed across their path
Zany
adj.eccentric-the film has a zany plot and some peculiar char…
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GRE 1-10 sentences
But that does not ________ the U.S. fr…
that's a child's ________ , said the y…
Tumeric could have important abilities…
First, and most simply, the Founding F…
obviate
prattle
aberrant
nascent
But that does not ________ the U.S. fr…
obviate
that's a child's ________ , said the y…
prattle
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GRE Vocab - No sentences
admonish
exhort
belabor
cavil
[verb] To advise, warn, strongly criticize, urge or reprimand.
[verb] To try to influence (someone) by words or advice: to s…
[verb] To argue or elaborate in excessive detail.
[verb] To object in an often petty or unnecessary way.
admonish
[verb] To advise, warn, strongly criticize, urge or reprimand.
exhort
[verb] To try to influence (someone) by words or advice: to s…
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GRE Verbal Advantages Sentences
paraphrase
ostensible
digress
uncanny
restate; rephrase;.... Try to paraphrase the question before you…
apparent;.... The ostensible reason for his absence was illness.
He digressed so often that is was hard to follow what he was…
weird;.... I had an uncanny feeling that I was being watched.
paraphrase
restate; rephrase;.... Try to paraphrase the question before you…
ostensible
apparent;.... The ostensible reason for his absence was illness.
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gre vocab sentences
abate
abscond
abstain
abyss
As the hurricanes force_____, the winds dropped and the sea b…
The patron____ from the restaurant without paying his bill by…
She____ from choosing a mouthwatering dessert from the tray.
The submarine dove into the____ to chart the previously unsee…
abate
As the hurricanes force_____, the winds dropped and the sea b…
abscond
The patron____ from the restaurant without paying his bill by…
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GRE Day 1 - Sentences
abandon
abase
abash
abate
She danced with total ---.... We --- the old car in the empty pa…
I would never do something that would --- myself.
I felt terribly --- when she walked into the wrong hotel room.
The storms had --- by the time they arrived home.
abandon
She danced with total ---.... We --- the old car in the empty pa…
abase
I would never do something that would --- myself.
GRE A1 Sentences
Abate
Aberrant
Abjure
Abrogate
The Hulk began to _______ after Capt. America told him that t…
...
Brock has a difficult time ______ from the pretty girls he se…
The dog was ________ because he harmed a child that was just…
Abate
The Hulk began to _______ after Capt. America told him that t…
Aberrant
...
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GRE Day 2 - Sentences
amass
ambiguous
ambivalent
amble
The miser's aim is to --- and hoard as much gold as possible.
We were confused by the --- wording of the message.
The whole family was --- about moving to the suburbs.
They --- down the road.
amass
The miser's aim is to --- and hoard as much gold as possible.
ambiguous
We were confused by the --- wording of the message.
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GRE Day 30 - Sentences
venal
venerable
venerate
venial
Authoritarian rulers are typically --- and capricious.
The --- Martin Steed joined our faculty in 1962.
William Shakespeare is perhaps England's most --- writer.
My father usually forgave me for the --- indiscretions of my…
venal
Authoritarian rulers are typically --- and capricious.
venerable
The --- Martin Steed joined our faculty in 1962.
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Barron's GRE with sentences - Complete Wordlist
abase
abash
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
embarrass... He was not at all abashed by her open admiration.
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GRE Day 20 - Sentences
oust
outcome
outdated
outlandish
He was --- as chairman.
We are waiting to hear the final --- of the negotiations.
These figures are now ---.
David's sense of humor is ---.
oust
He was --- as chairman.
outcome
We are waiting to hear the final --- of the negotiations.
GRE 1 Sentences
Since the boys could not pay for their…
They are not tales of ___ individuals…
A number of brisk young men began with…
The Scotsman points out a glaring ___…
abscond
aberrant
alacrity
anomaly
Since the boys could not pay for their…
abscond
They are not tales of ___ individuals…
aberrant
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Majortests + GRE Sentence App
dislodge
alleviate
elliptical
charted
remove (forcibly); force out of a position; Ex. dislodge the…
Relieve... make less severe
elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambigu…
planned, plotted, mapped
dislodge
remove (forcibly); force out of a position; Ex. dislodge the…
alleviate
Relieve... make less severe
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GRE Day 10 - Sentences
entrenched
entrepreneurial
enunciate
envision
Japan's --- business practices.
America is home of the most talented, --- and creative worker…
He set out to --- the basic principles of his system.
The inventor --- many uses for his creation.
entrenched
Japan's --- business practices.
entrepreneurial
America is home of the most talented, --- and creative worker…
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GRE Day 18 - Sentences
manumit
mar
marbled
marginal
Slaves were not --- until 1863 in the United States.
The game was --- by the behavior of drunken fans.
The wall was decorated with the --- wall paper.
The story will only be of --- interest to our readers.
manumit
Slaves were not --- until 1863 in the United States.
mar
The game was --- by the behavior of drunken fans.
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GRE Day 5 - Sentences
charlatan
chary
chasten
chastise
The famed faith healer turned out to be a ---.
We welcome --- investors who weren't burned by the dot-com bu…
He has clearly not been --- by his punishment.
The waiter was --- for forgetting the customer's order.
charlatan
The famed faith healer turned out to be a ---.
chary
We welcome --- investors who weren't burned by the dot-com bu…
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GRE Day 16 - Sentences
insolent
insouciant
instable
instigate
The --- son slammed the door in his parents' face.
The second surprise is how --- and unguarded she is.
And also the economic and political situation was ---.
They were accused of --- racial violence.... Stress at work or h…
insolent
The --- son slammed the door in his parents' face.
insouciant
The second surprise is how --- and unguarded she is.
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GRE Day 14 - Sentences
hoard
hoarse
hoary
hoax
People --- gold and US treasuries when their national currenc…
He shouted himself ---.... A man walked up and down hollering un…
A person --- with age.... A --- old joke.
The circus claimed to have a three-headed horse in one of its…
hoard
People --- gold and US treasuries when their national currenc…
hoarse
He shouted himself ---.... A man walked up and down hollering un…
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GRE Day 25 - Sentences
sage
salient
saline
sally
In my dream I saw a venerable --- with white hair and beard.
The dissertation succinctly covered all the --- points of the…
We need some --- solution to wash this lens.
They --- out to harass the enemy.
sage
In my dream I saw a venerable --- with white hair and beard.
salient
The dissertation succinctly covered all the --- points of the…
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GRE Day 11 - Sentences
extricate
extrinsic
exuberant
exude
Several survivors were --- from the wreckage.
You have to consider any --- factors in the success of the bu…
An --- forest.... She gave an --- performance.
She --- confidence.... An awful smell --- from the creature's bo…
extricate
Several survivors were --- from the wreckage.
extrinsic
You have to consider any --- factors in the success of the bu…
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GRE Day 12 - Sentences
forage
forbear
forebode
foreknowledge
The earlier settlers --- among the villages.
He wanted to answer back, but he --- from doing so.... She --- t…
My heart --- that danger awaits you.... Other instruments accomp…
I think the word for --- would be called precognition.
forage
The earlier settlers --- among the villages.
forbear
He wanted to answer back, but he --- from doing so.... She --- t…
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GRE Triple Blank Sentences
Dostoevskys characters are rarely (I)…
In musi, we are oddly (I) ___ by medio…
Counter intuitive changes! (Typcally s…
One sentence triple blank questions (r…
(I) stable, (II) sullenly (III) logorrhea
Read the whole paragraph! Go with the flow of the paragraph a…
(I) Manditory (II) rigorous (III) onerous
(I) Unsurprised (II) uninterested in (III) The lifeblood of
Dostoevskys characters are rarely (I)…
(I) stable, (II) sullenly (III) logorrhea
In musi, we are oddly (I) ___ by medio…
Read the whole paragraph! Go with the flow of the paragraph a…
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Vocabulary: GRE (Sentence Completion)
amble
choleric
constraint
devoid (of)
to walk slowly or leisurely
easily angered, bad-tempered; showing or expressing anger
something that restrict, limits, or regulates; state of being…
completely lacking, destitute
amble
to walk slowly or leisurely
choleric
easily angered, bad-tempered; showing or expressing anger
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GRE Day 3 - Sentences
attentive
attenuate
attest
attrition
The hospital is proud of its --- staff.
The drought --- the river to a narrow channel.... Earplugs will…
I can --- that what he has said is true.
We had no choice but to take the machinery out of operation s…
attentive
The hospital is proud of its --- staff.
attenuate
The drought --- the river to a narrow channel.... Earplugs will…
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GRE Day 27 - Sentences
stopgap
straightforward
stratagem
stratify
This sounds like a real medical breakthrough, rather than a p…
The process was remarkably ---.... Jane's brother was quite a --…
With a series of devious ---, they outmaneuvered their enemie…
We're all living in socially --- cities.
stopgap
This sounds like a real medical breakthrough, rather than a p…
straightforward
The process was remarkably ---.... Jane's brother was quite a --…
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GRE Day 22 - Sentences
preen
premeditated
preoccupied
preponderant
Adolescents --- in their bedroom mirrors.
A culprit of the --- murder of Lady Boswell was arrested.
Mark couldn't start the new project because he had been -- wi…
The --- influence of the US within the alliance won't last fo…
preen
Adolescents --- in their bedroom mirrors.
premeditated
A culprit of the --- murder of Lady Boswell was arrested.
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GRE Day 15 - Sentences
inane
inanimate
inattentive
inaugurate
Their plan to make an indoor swimming pool by flooding their…
A rock is an --- object.... --- existence.
The government should no longer be --- to the growing number…
The mayor --- the new no-smoking policy and then celebrated b…
inane
Their plan to make an indoor swimming pool by flooding their…
inanimate
A rock is an --- object.... --- existence.
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GRE Day 23 - Sentences
quell
quench
querulous
query
Extra police were called to --- the disturbance.... The leader s…
He only pursued her to --- an aching need.... Jerry --- fury whi…
Car trips were frequently spoiled by a couple of --- passenge…
Many people --- whether any harm had been done as he asserted.
quell
Extra police were called to --- the disturbance.... The leader s…
quench
He only pursued her to --- an aching need.... Jerry --- fury whi…
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GRE Day 17 - Sentences
lag
laic
laity
lambaste
--- behind schedule.... We --- at 22nd in the world for broadban…
Also they assumed that the --- character of the state develop…
Also, they must educate --- concerning why Jewish activism is…
Tom --- Eli on his idealized and unrealistic view of relation…
lag
--- behind schedule.... We --- at 22nd in the world for broadban…
laic
Also they assumed that the --- character of the state develop…
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GRE Day 28 - Sentences
tatty
taunt
taut
tawdry
A -- carpet.
Her friends began --- her about her weight.
When muscles are --- or cold, there is more chance of injury.
Let's find something a little less ---, that is more elegant…
tatty
A -- carpet.
taunt
Her friends began --- her about her weight.
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GRE Words with Sentences
abbreviate
abate
accessory
abeyance
shorten (Eg: Because we were running out of time, the lecture…
subside or moderate (Eg: Rather than leaving immediately, the…
additional object; useful but not essential thing (Eg: She bo…
suspended action (Eg: The deal was held in abeyance until her…
abbreviate
shorten (Eg: Because we were running out of time, the lecture…
abate
subside or moderate (Eg: Rather than leaving immediately, the…
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GRE Day 13 - Sentences
grandiloquent
grandiose
grandstand
gratify
The president's speech was --- rather than eloquent; there we…
The rooms inside the town hall were as preposterously --- as…
She never misses a chance to ---.
Beauty --- the eye.... No matter how --- one aspect of life beco…
grandiloquent
The president's speech was --- rather than eloquent; there we…
grandiose
The rooms inside the town hall were as preposterously --- as…
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GRE Day 24 - Sentences
repeal
repel
repellent
replenish
The Fourth Amendment was --- in 1974.
Government units sought to --- the rebels.... She was --- by the…
His bombast was slightly --- to the audience.
It original supplies were ---.
repeal
The Fourth Amendment was --- in 1974.
repel
Government units sought to --- the rebels.... She was --- by the…
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GRE Day 8 - Sentences
digress
dilapidated
dilate
dilatory
He --- so often that it was hard to follow what he was saying.
A --- car that had seen better days.
The drug causes the blood vessels to ---.... I shall not --- on…
The homeowner is claiming that local firefighters were --- in…
digress
He --- so often that it was hard to follow what he was saying.
dilapidated
A --- car that had seen better days.
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GRE Day 9 - Sentences
draconian
drain
dramatize
drawl
The editorial criticizes the --- measures being taken to cont…
--- the canned tomatoes before adding them to the pot.... The ex…
He --- his illness.
He had a smooth --- voice.
draconian
The editorial criticizes the --- measures being taken to cont…
drain
--- the canned tomatoes before adding them to the pot.... The ex…
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GRE Day 19 - Sentences
mute
mutiny
myopia
myriad
He stood --- of malice.... She thought it better to --- her crit…
In the late 1700s, Fletcher Christian, an officer abroad H.M.…
One of every four Americans suffers from nearsightedness a co…
A country sky on a clear night is filled with --- of stars.
mute
He stood --- of malice.... She thought it better to --- her crit…
mutiny
In the late 1700s, Fletcher Christian, an officer abroad H.M.…
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GRE Day 26 - Sentences
skirt
skittish
skulk
slacken
The bus did not go through the city but --- it.... The treaty --…
--- investors withdrew their money from equity markets.
In many cultures, evil magicians could transform into animal…
The joints can be tightened and --- off again.
skirt
The bus did not go through the city but --- it.... The treaty --…
skittish
--- investors withdrew their money from equity markets.
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GRE Day 4 - Sentences
blunt
blurt
bluster
boast
Please replace those --- pencils.... Stop asking --- questions.
He --- out the hiding place of the spy.
The wind --- through the valley.... He brags and ---, but he nev…
He --- of his family's wealth.... The city --- a fine cathedral.
blunt
Please replace those --- pencils.... Stop asking --- questions.
blurt
He --- out the hiding place of the spy.
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GRE Day 6 - Sentences
consensus
consign
console
consolidate
Everyone on the council seems to understand the need for ---.
She --- the painting to an auction house.
Nothing could --- her after his death.
The two funds will --- into one.... The administration hopes tha…
consensus
Everyone on the council seems to understand the need for ---.
consign
She --- the painting to an auction house.
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GRE Day 7 - Sentences
dawdle
dazzle
deadpan
debase
Hurry up! There's no time to ---.
Visitors were --- by the mansion's ornate rooms.
He delivered the joke in such a --- voice that we thought at…
The governor --- himself by lying to the public.
dawdle
Hurry up! There's no time to ---.
dazzle
Visitors were --- by the mansion's ornate rooms.
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GRE Day 21 - Sentences
perpetuate
perplex
perquisite
persecute
This system --- itself for several centuries.
Janet Daley's comment --- me on two accounts.
It is the cost-free long-distance calls, a --- of her employm…
Many immigrants came to the United States because they were b…
perpetuate
This system --- itself for several centuries.
perplex
Janet Daley's comment --- me on two accounts.
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GRE Day 29 - Sentences
truncate
tumultuous
turbulent
turgid
Debate was --- by the arrival of tea.
The sailor seemed to have led a --- personal life.... They could…
You can read about the country's --- past in this book.
Some --- verses on the death of Prince Albert were found in t…
truncate
Debate was --- by the arrival of tea.
tumultuous
The sailor seemed to have led a --- personal life.... They could…
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GRE Voca./Sentences
elaborate: v. 더 자세히 설명하다; clarify the…
stemma codicum: 문헌계보도; a family tree
1. nugatory: 무가치한; worthless... 2. upheav…
1. catchall: 다양한 것을 담은; something that…
Elaborate on a view of Franklin that the author takes issue w…
Internal evidence is used to reconstruct the relationship of…
Although strikes remain rarer in Britain than in many other E…
Documentary seems, more than ever, like a catchall rubric, a…
elaborate: v. 더 자세히 설명하다; clarify the…
Elaborate on a view of Franklin that the author takes issue w…
stemma codicum: 문헌계보도; a family tree
Internal evidence is used to reconstruct the relationship of…
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GRE Vocab Sentences
Shrewd
Sluggard
Smug
Solace
The shrewd ways of Charles Schwab amassed him billions.
w this person that is a sluggard, he will never get anywhere…
The billionaire investor sat smug in his desk while he looked…
The solace in knowing that you will never have to worry about…
Shrewd
The shrewd ways of Charles Schwab amassed him billions.
Sluggard
w this person that is a sluggard, he will never get anywhere…
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GRE Vocab + sentences
Alacricity
prosaic
Veracity
Paucity
(n) eager willingness to do something.... Mark worked with such…
(adj) dull and lacking imagination (not used to describe peop…
(n.) truthful... After years of political scandals, the congres…
(n.) lack of something... There is a paucity of jobs hiring tod…
Alacricity
(n) eager willingness to do something.... Mark worked with such…
prosaic
(adj) dull and lacking imagination (not used to describe peop…
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