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GRE General Vocabulary Set 3
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.);…
50 terms
GRE Words Set 3
Panache
Forlorn
Subsume
Supplant
noun: distinctive and showy elegance ... "Jim, with his typical…
adj: marked by or showing hopelessness... "After her third pet…
verb: contain or include ... "The rogue wave quickly subsumed t…
verb: take the place or move into the position of: Replace... "…
Panache
noun: distinctive and showy elegance ... "Jim, with his typical…
Forlorn
adj: marked by or showing hopelessness... "After her third pet…
20 terms
GRE - Set 3
ethereal
intangible
hedonist
chimerical
insubstantial, intangible; spiritual
not material
a person who pursues pleasure as a goal
fantastic; highly imaginative
ethereal
insubstantial, intangible; spiritual
intangible
not material
13 terms
GRE vocab set 3
Soporific (adj)
Sedulous (adj)
Coruscating (adj)
Preternatural (adj)
Sleepy
Active
Glow
Supernatural
Soporific (adj)
Sleepy
Sedulous (adj)
Active
20 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 3
sycophant
garrulous
glib
inculcate
a self-serving flatterer; a yes-man
tending to talk a lot
fluent in an insincere manner; offhand; casual
to teach; to impress in the mind
sycophant
a self-serving flatterer; a yes-man
garrulous
tending to talk a lot
24 terms
GRE Set 3
Axiom
Banal
Belfry
Bevy
premise; postulate; self-evident truth... Halle lived her life…
predictable; clichéd; boring... his conversation consisted of _…
bell tower; room in which a bell is hung... the town was shocke…
group... as predicted, a ____ of teenagers surrounded the rock…
Axiom
premise; postulate; self-evident truth... Halle lived her life…
Banal
predictable; clichéd; boring... his conversation consisted of _…
20 terms
GRE - Set 3
scrupulous
adroit
legislature
fundamental
adj. conscientious; very thorough
adj. skillful
n. a deliberative body of persons who decree, mandate, and ma…
adj. forming a foundation; basic; essential
scrupulous
adj. conscientious; very thorough
adroit
adj. skillful
10 terms
GRE Verbal Set 3
antagonistic
tenchant
ardent
inchoate
showing hostility
incisive
passionate
partially formed; disorganized
antagonistic
showing hostility
tenchant
incisive
GRE Magoosh SET 3
mediocrity
persecuted
repelled
exasperate
the condition of being commonplace or ordinary, somewhere in…
treated badly and unfairly, usually because of religion, poli…
to be pushed away from, rejected, refused
to irritate, annoy, or anger
mediocrity
the condition of being commonplace or ordinary, somewhere in…
persecuted
treated badly and unfairly, usually because of religion, poli…
21 terms
GRE Words Set 3
Nascent
Nebulous
Neologism
Noxious
in early development stages, come into being
vague, cloudy, lacking in clearly defined form
the creation of new words or senses, a new word, expression o…
harmful, injurious
Nascent
in early development stages, come into being
Nebulous
vague, cloudy, lacking in clearly defined form
50 terms
Divya GRE - Set 3
Fortuitous
Coy
Churlish
Hapless
(adj.) accidental, occurring by a happy chance
Artfully or affectedly shy
Rude
unlucky
Fortuitous
(adj.) accidental, occurring by a happy chance
Coy
Artfully or affectedly shy
33 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 3
ebullient
eccentric
eclectic
effervescence
lively, enthusiastic
unconventional, irregular
choosing from a variety or sources; composed of a variety of…
liveliness
ebullient
lively, enthusiastic
eccentric
unconventional, irregular
GRE set 3
apogee
capitulate
impugn
acrimony
highest point
to surrender
to challenge
animosity
apogee
highest point
capitulate
to surrender
44 terms
GRE Set 3
Arriviste
Dubious
Concomitant
Aseptic
a person who has recently acquired unaccustomed status, wealt…
of doubtful quality or propriety; questionable; wavering or h…
existing or occurring with something else, often in a lesser…
free from the living germs of disease, fermentation, or putre…
Arriviste
a person who has recently acquired unaccustomed status, wealt…
Dubious
of doubtful quality or propriety; questionable; wavering or h…
GRE set 3
to scotch
halcyon
runic
travesty
to stop something happening
are idyllically calm and peaceful)
mysterious
is a blatant miscarriage of the law)
to scotch
to stop something happening
halcyon
are idyllically calm and peaceful)
37 terms
GRE vocab set 3
Variegated (adj)
Vituperate (verb)
Alloy (verb)
Brook (verb)
Multicolored
Berate
Mix
Endure
Variegated (adj)
Multicolored
Vituperate (verb)
Berate
17 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 3
Aver
Dissemble
Endemic
Evanescent
To state as fact; to declare or assert
To disguise or conceal; to mislead
Characteristic of a locality, region, or people
Tending to disappear like vapor; vanishing
Aver
To state as fact; to declare or assert
Dissemble
To disguise or conceal; to mislead
28 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 3
Loathe
Antagonism
Sojourning
Euphoria
Extreme dislike
Conflict; dislike
Staying temporarily
Bliss
Loathe
Extreme dislike
Antagonism
Conflict; dislike
50 terms
Gre Set 3
criterion
cryptic
culpable
cursory
standard used in judging
mysterious; hidden secret
deserving blame
causal; hastily done
criterion
standard used in judging
cryptic
mysterious; hidden secret
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 3
Prodigal... adj
Lapidary... adj
Blithe... adj
Soporific... adj
lavish; wasteful
relating to precious stones or the art of cutting them
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought
causing sleep or lethargy
Prodigal... adj
lavish; wasteful
Lapidary... adj
relating to precious stones or the art of cutting them
55 terms
GRE Set 3
affront
rapacious
impunity
lam
(n) action/remark that causes outrage or offense (v) to offen…
excessively greedy
exemption from punishment
hit, attack
affront
(n) action/remark that causes outrage or offense (v) to offen…
rapacious
excessively greedy
GRE Vocabulary Set 3
laconic
laud
malinger
mollify
using very few words
praise, especially in public context
exaggerate or feign illness in order to escape duty or work
appease the anger or anxiety of someone, reduce the severity…
laconic
using very few words
laud
praise, especially in public context
GRE VOCABULARY SET 3
Aggravate
Aloof
Amalgamate
Amenable
Irritate
Detached
Combine
Agreeable
Aggravate
Irritate
Aloof
Detached
54 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 3
numismatic
obdurate
noisome
abase
coin collecting
resistant to persuasion
stinking; putrid
to humble; disgrace
numismatic
coin collecting
obdurate
resistant to persuasion
100 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 3
Malevolent
Malleable
Mendacity
Meticulous
having or showing often vicious will, spite or hatred
capable of being shaped or formed; tractable; pliable
the condition of being untruthful; dishonesty
characterized by extreme care and precision; attentive to det…
Malevolent
having or showing often vicious will, spite or hatred
Malleable
capable of being shaped or formed; tractable; pliable
100 terms
GRE set 3
daunt (V)
accolade (n)
iconoclastic (adj)
resolute (adj)
to make someone feel slightly frightened or worried about the…
praise and approval;... Port: honra, louvor, elogio.... He's been…
strongly opposing generally accepted beliefs and traditions;…
determined in character, action, or ideas; firm... Port: firme…
daunt (V)
to make someone feel slightly frightened or worried about the…
accolade (n)
praise and approval;... Port: honra, louvor, elogio.... He's been…
GRE set 3
rakish
behoove
insipid
profusion
marked by carefree unconventionality
to do ones duty
dull or uninteresting
the property of being extremely abundant
rakish
marked by carefree unconventionality
behoove
to do ones duty
78 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 3
Acumen (noun)
Adulterate (verb)
Amalgamate (verb)
Archaic (adj.)
keen, accurate judgment or insight
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
to combine several elements into a whole (noun form: amalgama…
outdated; associated with an earlier, perhaps more primitive…
Acumen (noun)
keen, accurate judgment or insight
Adulterate (verb)
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
GRE Vocab Set 3
acumen
adulterate
amalgamate
archaic
keen, accurate judgment or insight
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
to combine several elements into a whole
outdated; associated with an earlier, perhaps more primitive,…
acumen
keen, accurate judgment or insight
adulterate
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
44 terms
GRE Verbal Set 3
blithe
eschewed
deprecated
forwent
happy
having nothing to do with, to avoid or abandon
belittle, condem
relinquish, do without, forgo
blithe
happy
eschewed
having nothing to do with, to avoid or abandon
GRE Math Set 3
How to find a COMMON FACTOR of two num…
How to find a COMMON MULTIPLE of two n…
How to find the AVERAGE of CONSECUTIVE…
How to COUNT CONSECUTIVE NUMBERS... Exam…
Break both numbers down to their prime factors to see which t…
The product of two numbers is the easiest common multiple to…
The average of evenly spaced numbers is simply the average of…
The number of integers from A to B inclusive is B - A +1.... Ex…
How to find a COMMON FACTOR of two num…
Break both numbers down to their prime factors to see which t…
How to find a COMMON MULTIPLE of two n…
The product of two numbers is the easiest common multiple to…
244 terms
GRE General Vocabulary Set 3
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.);…
58 terms
GRE Set 3
dissolution
distaff
distend
dither
dissolving, breaking up a group of people, sinking into extre…
female, esp. relating to the maternal side of the family; wom…
swell, expand, stretch, bloat
act indecisively; a state of fear or trembling excitement
dissolution
dissolving, breaking up a group of people, sinking into extre…
distaff
female, esp. relating to the maternal side of the family; wom…
Common GRE Words Set 3
advocate
antipathy
bolster
cacophony
to speak in favor of
extreme dislike
to support; to prop up
harsh, jarring noise
advocate
to speak in favor of
antipathy
extreme dislike
37 terms
GRE words set 3
sojourning
confiscatory
tenet
polity
temporary stay
seizing property
a principle
form of government
sojourning
temporary stay
confiscatory
seizing property
GRE set 3
Recondite
Enigmatic
Gibe
Din
mysterious/not known
mysterious
funny
harsh sounding
Recondite
mysterious/not known
Enigmatic
mysterious
100 terms
GRE Vocab Set 3
Alacrity
Burgeon
Deleterious
Euphemism
eagerness; enthusiasm; quickness
grow; flourish; put forth new shoots
harmful
a polite phrase to cover something unpleasant
Alacrity
eagerness; enthusiasm; quickness
Burgeon
grow; flourish; put forth new shoots
GRE Words Set 3
inimical
vicissitudes
apotheosis
germane
not friendly
a variation in circumstances
model of excellence or perfection
relevant and appropriate
inimical
not friendly
vicissitudes
a variation in circumstances
45 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 3
ebullience
edifying
effrontery
elegy
enthusiasm
providing moral or intellectual instruction
extreme boldness
mournful poem
ebullience
enthusiasm
edifying
providing moral or intellectual instruction
GRE Vocab Set 3
duplicity, duplicitously
stanchion
conceit
vitreous
deceitfulness
vertical post used as a support
fanciful notion
glassy
duplicity, duplicitously
deceitfulness
stanchion
vertical post used as a support
77 terms
GRE Set 3
Acumen
Adulterate
Amalgamate
Archaic
keen, accurate judgement or insight
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
to combine several elements into a whole
outdated; associated with an earlier, perhaps more primitive…
Acumen
keen, accurate judgement or insight
Adulterate
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
15 terms
GRE Vocab set 3
acumen
adulterate
amalgamate
archaic
(n) keen, accurate judgement or insight
(n) to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
(v) to combine several elements into a whole
(adj) outdated; associated with an earlier, perhaps more prim…
acumen
(n) keen, accurate judgement or insight
adulterate
(n) to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
50 terms
GRE Set 3
disingenuousness
veneer
exculpation
supercilious
false front
false front
no longer considered guilty
coolly and patronizingly haughty
disingenuousness
false front
veneer
false front
78 terms
GRE Vocab Set 3
Acumen
Adulterate
Amalgamate
Archaic
keen, accurate judgement or insight
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
to combine several elements into a whole
outdated; associated with an earlier, perhaps more primitive…
Acumen
keen, accurate judgement or insight
Adulterate
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
50 terms
GRE set 3
enervate
engender
ephemeral
equanimity
verb, to weaken
verb, to cause or give rise to (a feeling, situation, or cond…
adjective, short-lived; fleeting (lasting for a very short ti…
noun, composure; calmness
enervate
verb, to weaken
engender
verb, to cause or give rise to (a feeling, situation, or cond…
77 terms
GRE set 3
acumen
adulterate
amalgamate
archaic
accurate judgment
to reduce purity
to combine several into a whole
outdated
acumen
accurate judgment
adulterate
to reduce purity
101 terms
GRE vocab set 3
hegemony
hermetic
heterogeneous
hoary
n. the domination of one state or group over its allies ... When…
adj. tightly sealed ... The ___ seal of the jar proved impossibl…
adj. composed of unlike parts; diverse... The united nations is…
adj. very old;whitish or gray from age ... The old man's ___ bea…
hegemony
n. the domination of one state or group over its allies ... When…
hermetic
adj. tightly sealed ... The ___ seal of the jar proved impossibl…
67 terms
GRE Vocab set 3
Abate
Accolade
Adulation
Aesthetic
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
expression of praise
Excessive praise or admiration
Concerned with beauty or the appreciation of beauty
Abate
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
Accolade
expression of praise
30 terms
GRE Vocab Set 3
Incongruous
Somber
Myriad
Quixotic
inappropriate... inconsistent
dull... grave... depressing... gloomy
innumerable... great number
extravagantly chivalrous, romantic... impractical ... visionary... (Do…
Incongruous
inappropriate... inconsistent
Somber
dull... grave... depressing... gloomy
GRE words set 3
Attenuate
Audacious
Augury
Auspices
to weaken or make thinner... economic hardships have ______ the…
daring and fearless; recklessly bold... The candidate made the…
omen; portent... The smooth test-run of the new software was fa…
protection or support... Since my project falls under the _____…
Attenuate
to weaken or make thinner... economic hardships have ______ the…
Audacious
daring and fearless; recklessly bold... The candidate made the…
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