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21 terms
GRE set 9
eloquent
elegy
effrontery
effigy
persuasive an moving, especially in speech, articulate
a sorrowful poem or speech
impudent boldness; audacity
a stuffed doll; a likeness of a person, dummy
eloquent
persuasive an moving, especially in speech, articulate
elegy
a sorrowful poem or speech
50 terms
Divya GRE - SET 9
naivete
complacency
staunch
conspicuous
lack of experience, wisdom, or judgment.... "the administration…
a feeling of smug or uncritical satisfaction with oneself or…
Loyal and committed in attitude.... "a staunch supporter of the…
Easily seen or noticed ; Obvious... standing out so as to be cle…
naivete
lack of experience, wisdom, or judgment.... "the administration…
complacency
a feeling of smug or uncritical satisfaction with oneself or…
20 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 9
chicanery
decorous
winsome
wizened
deception by means of craft or guile
proper; tasteful; socially correct
charming; happily engaging
shriveled; withered; wrinkled
chicanery
deception by means of craft or guile
decorous
proper; tasteful; socially correct
28 terms
GRE Vocab Set 9
Rescind
Resolution
Resolve
Reticent
V. Cancel
N. Determination
N. Determination; firmness of purpose
Adj. Reserved; uncommunicative; inclined to silence
Rescind
V. Cancel
Resolution
N. Determination
11 terms
GRE top vocabulary set 9
Guile
Gullible
Homogeneous
Iconoclast
Deceit or trickery
Easily deceived
Of a similar kind
One who opposes established beliefs, customs, and institutions
Guile
Deceit or trickery
Gullible
Easily deceived
10 terms
GRE Set 9
inchoate
admonish
dog
avarice
not fully formed
warn
pursue, hunt
greed
inchoate
not fully formed
admonish
warn
7 terms
My GRE word set 9
boisterous (adj)
bolster (v)
bombast (n)
boor (n)
loud, noisy, and unrestrained
to support, give a boost to;
pompous or pretentious speech or writting
a rude or insensitive person
boisterous (adj)
loud, noisy, and unrestrained
bolster (v)
to support, give a boost to;
58 terms
TheDarkLord GRE Set9
commandeer
commiserate
commodious
compact
take (private property) for military use without needing perm…
to express sympathy
roomy, spacious
agreement;contract
commandeer
take (private property) for military use without needing perm…
commiserate
to express sympathy
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 9
Levity... noun
Liberal... adj
Abjure... verb
Philanthropy... noun
an inappropriate lack of seriousness; overly casual
tolerant or broad-minded; generous or lavish
to reject; abandon formally
charity; a desire or effort to promote goodness
Levity... noun
an inappropriate lack of seriousness; overly casual
Liberal... adj
tolerant or broad-minded; generous or lavish
GRE Vocab Set 9
discretion
disinterested
dogmatic
ebullience
reserved
impartial
rigid opinion
enthusiastic
discretion
reserved
disinterested
impartial
600 terms
GRE SET 9
reprehensible
repressed
reprieve
reprimand
a.应受谴责的
a.被压制的,被压抑的
v.缓刑,暂时解救;n.缓刑,暂时解救
n.训诫,谴责;v.训诫,谴责
reprehensible
a.应受谴责的
repressed
a.被压制的,被压抑的
30 terms
GRE Words Set 9
zenith
thouroughgoing
stipend
indict
the highest point; culmination
very thorough; complete
a regular allowance (of money)
to formally charge or accuse of wrong-doing
zenith
the highest point; culmination
thouroughgoing
very thorough; complete
59 terms
GRE set 9
obsequious
infelicitous
ascetic
appurtenant
overly obedient
inappropriate
practicing self-denial
supporting
obsequious
overly obedient
infelicitous
inappropriate
100 terms
GRE Vocab Set 9
Bane
Condone
Eclectic
Genre
troublesome influence
tacitly support; overlook
taking things from different sources
a category; type
Bane
troublesome influence
Condone
tacitly support; overlook
42 terms
4000 words for GRE vocabulary Set 9
arrogate
arroyo
arsenal
artful
seize without right
gully
supply
skillful, cunning
arrogate
seize without right
arroyo
gully
GRE words set 9
Enormity
Ephemeral
Epicure
Episodic
Excessive wickedness; evil... Genocide is such an ____ that one…
Fleeting; short-lived... The bump to his ego lasted far longer…
One devoted to sensual pleasure; particularly food and drink…
Loosely connected; sporadic... The comic's ___ narrative was en…
Enormity
Excessive wickedness; evil... Genocide is such an ____ that one…
Ephemeral
Fleeting; short-lived... The bump to his ego lasted far longer…
50 terms
GRE Word Set 9
Egoism/Egotism
Embrace
Enclose
Epidemic
selfishness; self-absorption
to clasp in the arms; to include or contain
to close in on all sides
affecting a large number of people at the same time and sprea…
Egoism/Egotism
selfishness; self-absorption
Embrace
to clasp in the arms; to include or contain
25 terms
GRE Set 9
Mercurial... [adj]... (muhr kyoor ee uhl)
Euphemism... [noun]... (yoo fum ih zuhm)
Soporific... [adj]... (sahp uhr ihf ihk)
Profligate... [adj]... (prah flih guht)
Quick, shred, and unpredictable... Her mercurial personality ma…
Use of an inoffensive word or phrase in place of a more dista…
Causing sleep or lethargy... The movie proved to be so soporifi…
Corrupt; degenerate... Some historians claim that it was the Ro…
Mercurial... [adj]... (muhr kyoor ee uhl)
Quick, shred, and unpredictable... Her mercurial personality ma…
Euphemism... [noun]... (yoo fum ih zuhm)
Use of an inoffensive word or phrase in place of a more dista…
9 terms
GRE word set 9
boor
broach
brook
bucolic
a rude or insensitive person; lout; yokel
bring up, announce, begin to talk about
to tolerate, endure, countenance
rustic and pastoral; characteristic of rural areas and their…
boor
a rude or insensitive person; lout; yokel
broach
bring up, announce, begin to talk about
100 terms
GRE Vocab - Set 9
Atheist
Colloquial
Dotard
Furrow
person who does not believe in God
local and informal (used of language)
foolish old man
groove
Atheist
person who does not believe in God
Colloquial
local and informal (used of language)
105 terms
GRE Vocab - Set 9
prolix
friction
inscrutable
precipice
tediously long and wordy
conflict or disagreement
mysterious; difficult to understand
cliff
prolix
tediously long and wordy
friction
conflict or disagreement
24 terms
GRE Vocab. Set 9
Aphelion
Aphorism
Aphrodisiac
Aplomb
N. point in a planet's orbit furthest from the sun
N. short pithy statement
N. substance arousing or intensifying sexual desire
N. self-confident assurance
Aphelion
N. point in a planet's orbit furthest from the sun
Aphorism
N. short pithy statement
25 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 9
abstemious
analogous
august
candid
moderate in appetite
similar or alike in some way; equivalent
dignified; grandiose
impartial and honest in speech
abstemious
moderate in appetite
analogous
similar or alike in some way; equivalent
20 terms
GRE set 9
imbue
hewing
debonair
facile
to inspire; to permeate;
Adhere to
carefree and self-confident in manner
simplistic, superficial OR effortless, easy
imbue
to inspire; to permeate;
hewing
Adhere to
50 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 9
requite
rescind
resolution
resolve
(verb)... Definition: Reciprocate, repay, or revenge... Usage: As…
(verb)... Definition: Annul, repeal, make void... Usage: The gove…
(noun)... Definition: The quality of being firmly determined; r…
(verb, noun)... Definition: Find a solution to; firmly decide t…
requite
(verb)... Definition: Reciprocate, repay, or revenge... Usage: As…
rescind
(verb)... Definition: Annul, repeal, make void... Usage: The gove…
30 terms
GRE vocabulary set 9
garner
garrulous
gauche
germane
to gather and save, store up, acquire
pointlessly talkative, talking too much
crude, awkward, tasteless
relevant to the subject at hand
garner
to gather and save, store up, acquire
garrulous
pointlessly talkative, talking too much
20 terms
SET 9 GRE WORDS
Sullen
Superfluous
Surreptitious
Temerity
gloomy
unnecessary
secret
boldness
Sullen
gloomy
Superfluous
unnecessary
20 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 9
preeminant
sardonic
unalloyed
analgesic
surpassing others, distinguished
grimly mocking or cynical
(of a person) complete and unreserved
medicine to combat pain
preeminant
surpassing others, distinguished
sardonic
grimly mocking or cynical
13 terms
GRE Vocab (set 9)
Cosseted
Collusion
Approbation
Vituperative
care for and protect in an overindulgent way.
secret or illegal cooperation or conspiracy, especially in or…
approval or praise.
bitter and abusive.
Cosseted
care for and protect in an overindulgent way.
Collusion
secret or illegal cooperation or conspiracy, especially in or…
23 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 9 (Sep. 19)
Intelligentsia
Cognoscenti
Utilitarian
Hoi polloi
Intellectuals or highly educated people as a group, especiall…
People who are considered to be especially well informed, exp…
Designed to be useful or practical rather than attractive, de…
The masses; the common people. Ordinary people; people who ar…
Intelligentsia
Intellectuals or highly educated people as a group, especiall…
Cognoscenti
People who are considered to be especially well informed, exp…
100 terms
GRE Vocab (Set 9)
Bane
Condone
Eclectic
Genre
troublesome influence
tacitly support; overlook
taking things from different sources
a category; type
Bane
troublesome influence
Condone
tacitly support; overlook
36 terms
GRE Study Set 9
tenuous
tirade
transient
zealous
(adj) having little substance or strength; flimsy; weak... mine:…
(noun) a long and extremely critical speech; a harsh denuncia…
( adj) fleeting; passing quickly; brief... mine: fleeting, quick…
(adj) fervent; ardent; impassioned, devoted to a case... mine: e…
tenuous
(adj) having little substance or strength; flimsy; weak... mine:…
tirade
(noun) a long and extremely critical speech; a harsh denuncia…
25 terms
GRE HF Set 9
exculpate
exacerbate
euphemism
eulogy
clear from blame
make worse
a more acceptable and usually more pleasant way of saying som…
speech in praise of someone
exculpate
clear from blame
exacerbate
make worse
9 terms
set 9, gre
adjacent
admonish
adorn
adroit
close by
warn
decorate
skillful
adjacent
close by
admonish
warn
26 terms
GRE Set 9
adulterate
enervate
exacerbate
obviate
weaken
weaken
weaken
weaken
adulterate
weaken
enervate
weaken
24 terms
GRE Set 9
prevaricate
pristine
proliferate
prudence
to lie or deviate from the truth
fresh and clean, uncorrupted
increase in number quickly
wisdom, caution, or restraint
prevaricate
to lie or deviate from the truth
pristine
fresh and clean, uncorrupted
19 terms
GRE Set 9
iconoclast
imperturbable
impervious
impetuous
one who opposes established beliefs and customs
not capable of being disturbed
impossible to penetrate, not capable of being affected
quick to act without thinking
iconoclast
one who opposes established beliefs and customs
imperturbable
not capable of being disturbed
20 terms
GRE Vocab Set 9
Euphemism
Euphony
Exacerbate
Exculpate
use of an inoffensive word or phrase in place of a more dista…
pleasant, harmonious sound
to make worse
to clear from blame; prove innocent
Euphemism
use of an inoffensive word or phrase in place of a more dista…
Euphony
pleasant, harmonious sound
100 terms
GRE Vocab - Set 9
Bane
Condone
Eclectic
Genre
troublesome influence
tacitly support; overlook
taking things from different sources
a category; type
Bane
troublesome influence
Condone
tacitly support; overlook
10 terms
GRE word Set 9
Lambaste
Plethora
Querulous
Refute
To assault violently; berate; excoriate
an abundance, excess; profusion; cornucopia; unconscionable
Complaining; grumbling; whining; grouchy; fretful
Disprove; deny; gainsay; disavow; repudiate
Lambaste
To assault violently; berate; excoriate
Plethora
an abundance, excess; profusion; cornucopia; unconscionable
25 terms
GRE Vocab Set 9
Implacable
Impunity
Inchoate
Infelicitous
adj. not capable of being appeased or significantly changed
n. immunity from punishment or penalty
adj. in an initial state; not fully formed
adj. unfortunate; inappropriate
Implacable
adj. not capable of being appeased or significantly changed
Impunity
n. immunity from punishment or penalty
40 terms
GRE Vocab set 9
Raconteur
Recalcitrant
Recant
Redoubtable
Story teller
Stubborn
Retract
Formidable, steadfast
Raconteur
Story teller
Recalcitrant
Stubborn
20 terms
Top GRE Words (2010-2011) Set 9 of 9
alleviate
bombastic
disparate
dupe
to make more bearable
pompous in speech and manner
fundamentally different; entirely unlike
to deceive; a person who is easily deceived
alleviate
to make more bearable
bombastic
pompous in speech and manner
50 terms
GRE set 9
Denote
Elucidate
Languid
Spurious
Be a sign or indication of; have as a meaning
Make clearer & easier to understand
Not inclined towards physical exertion or effort; slow & rela…
Plausible but false "it is hard to distinguish _________ clai…
Denote
Be a sign or indication of; have as a meaning
Elucidate
Make clearer & easier to understand
50 terms
GRE Vocab Set 9
pith
phlegmatic
pervasive
pervade
the essential or central part... Please stop digressing and get…
cal; sluggish; unemotional ... Even though Phil seems phlegmati…
having the tendency to permeate or spread throughout ... Exagge…
to permeate... Spring pervaded the entire city; flowers were bl…
pith
the essential or central part... Please stop digressing and get…
phlegmatic
cal; sluggish; unemotional ... Even though Phil seems phlegmati…
9 terms
set 9 , GRE
adjacent
admonish
adorn
adroit
neighboring/next to
warn / reprove
decorate
skillful
adjacent
neighboring/next to
admonish
warn / reprove
25 terms
GRE set 9
Calumny
Commensurate
Churlish
Castigate
the making of false or defamatory statements in order to dama…
corresponding in size or degree; in proportion
rude in mean-spirited and surly way
reprimand (someone) severely
Calumny
the making of false or defamatory statements in order to dama…
Commensurate
corresponding in size or degree; in proportion
15 terms
GRE Vocab Set 9
Engender
Enhance
Ephemeral
Equanimity
...
...
...
...
Engender
...
Enhance
...
126 terms
GRE Voc - Set 9
Bellicose
Consummate
Elusive
Gregarious
war-like; aggressive
complete; total; supremely good
hard to pin down
extroverted; sociable; outgoing
Bellicose
war-like; aggressive
Consummate
complete; total; supremely good
117 terms
GRE Vocab Set 9
quadrant
quadrille
quadruple
quadruplets
a quarter of a circle; 90-degree arc
a square dance involving four couples
four times as many
four children born in one birth
quadrant
a quarter of a circle; 90-degree arc
quadrille
a square dance involving four couples
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