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64 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Affinity
Venal
Anomaly
Equivocate
"To have an affinity for something" is to like something
Corrupt or capable of being bought
Something or someone that is not considered normal
To use expressions of double meaning in order to mislead
Affinity
"To have an affinity for something" is to like something
Venal
Corrupt or capable of being bought
50 terms
GRE - Vocabulary
aberration
abeyance
accolade
accretion
a departure from what is normal, usual, or expected, typicall…
a state of temporary disuse or suspension.
an award or privilege granted as a special honor or as an ack…
the process of growth or increase, typically by the gradual a…
aberration
a departure from what is normal, usual, or expected, typicall…
abeyance
a state of temporary disuse or suspension.
519 terms
GRE Vocabulary
abate
chicanery
disseminate
gainsay
to become less or reduce in intensity ... the storm abated
the use tricks to deceive someone
distribute or circulate
deny/contradict something ... the fact that sue is a bitch canno…
abate
to become less or reduce in intensity ... the storm abated
chicanery
the use tricks to deceive someone
25 terms
GRE Vocabulary
aberration
abstinence
abstract
acclaim
deviating from the right path or usual course of action; a me…
the giving up of certain pleasures such as food or drink
theoretical, not applied or practical; not concrete; hard to…
loud applause; approval
aberration
deviating from the right path or usual course of action; a me…
abstinence
the giving up of certain pleasures such as food or drink
50 terms
gre vocabulary
an accord
an impasse
a concession
malleable
un acuerdo
un punto muerto
una concesión
maleable
an accord
un acuerdo
an impasse
un punto muerto
104 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Aberrant
abeyance
abstemious
abstruse
abnormal
state of suspension
characterized by a state of self-denial
difficult to comprehend
Aberrant
abnormal
abeyance
state of suspension
60 terms
GRE Vocabulary
numismatic
obdurate
noisome
abase
coin collecting
resistant to persuasion
stinking; putrid
to humble; disgrace
numismatic
coin collecting
obdurate
resistant to persuasion
89 terms
GRE vocabulary
Abate
Aberrant
Abjure
Abjure
to lessen in intensity or degree
deviating from the norm
to renounce or reject solemnly
to recant
Abate
to lessen in intensity or degree
Aberrant
deviating from the norm
64 terms
GRE Vocabulary
numismatic
obdurate
noisome
abase
coin collecting
resistant to persuasion
stinking; putrid
to humble; disgrace
numismatic
coin collecting
obdurate
resistant to persuasion
636 terms
GRE Vocabulary
expunge
exacerbate
indecorous
forbearance
(v) to erase or obliterate
(v) to worsen
(adj) embarrassing; improper
(n) patience; restraint, tolerance
expunge
(v) to erase or obliterate
exacerbate
(v) to worsen
636 terms
GRE Vocabulary
expunge
exacerbate
indecorous
forbearance
(v) to erase or obliterate
(v) to worsen
(adj) embarrassing; improper
(n) patience; restraint, tolerance
expunge
(v) to erase or obliterate
exacerbate
(v) to worsen
61 terms
Brainiac GRE Vocabulary: E
E.G. Exempli Gratia
Ebullient
Eccentric
Echelon
For example, such as
Very enthusiastic, lively, excited; bubbling as though being…
Peculiar, off, deviating from the norm esp. in a whimsical way
A level, rank or grade; the people at that level
E.G. Exempli Gratia
For example, such as
Ebullient
Very enthusiastic, lively, excited; bubbling as though being…
36 terms
GRE Vocabulary
abate
aberrant
abeyance
abstemious
to lessen in intensity
abnormal, deviant, peculiar
state of inactivity
sparing in eating and drinking
abate
to lessen in intensity
aberrant
abnormal, deviant, peculiar
1,869 terms
GRE Vocabulary
articulate ( v, adj. )
denigrate
discrepancy
adjudicate
to express or explain your thoughts or feelings clearly in wo…
charge falsely or with malicious intent
a difference between two or more things that should be the same
[intransitive, transitive] to make an official decision about…
articulate ( v, adj. )
to express or explain your thoughts or feelings clearly in wo…
denigrate
charge falsely or with malicious intent
463 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Abate
Aberrant
Abjure
Abrogate
To lessen in intensity or degree
Deviating from the norm
To renounce or reject solemy
To abolish or annul by authority
Abate
To lessen in intensity or degree
Aberrant
Deviating from the norm
56 terms
Gre vocabulary
Bravado
Swagger
Cypress
Juniper
虛張聲勢
昂首擴步
Bravado
虛張聲勢
Swagger
昂首擴步
1,710 terms
GRE Vocabulary
articulate ( v, adj. )
denigrate
elicit
preclude
to express or explain your thoughts or feelings clearly in wo…
charge falsely or with malicious intent
to get information or a reaction from someone, often with dif…
to prevent something from happening or someone from doing som…
articulate ( v, adj. )
to express or explain your thoughts or feelings clearly in wo…
denigrate
charge falsely or with malicious intent
1,008 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Obscure
Eminence
Notoriety
Tumultuous
Hide, conceal, cover; unclear, mysterious
fame or recognized superiority, especially within a particula…
the state of being famous or well known for some bad quality…
excited, confused, or disorderly
Obscure
Hide, conceal, cover; unclear, mysterious
Eminence
fame or recognized superiority, especially within a particula…
165 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Dissemble
Sanguine
Homily
Venal
To disguise or conceal; to mislead; camouflage. The celebrity…
Cheerful; confident; optimistic; upbeat. Ana's _____ disposit…
A sermon or morally instructive lecture; admonition. The prie…
Capable of being bought or bribed; corruptible. He avoided sp…
Dissemble
To disguise or conceal; to mislead; camouflage. The celebrity…
Sanguine
Cheerful; confident; optimistic; upbeat. Ana's _____ disposit…
636 terms
GRE Vocabulary
expunge
exacerbate
indecorous
forbearance
(v) to erase or obliterate
(v) to worsen
(adj) embarrassing; improper
(n) patience; restraint, tolerance
expunge
(v) to erase or obliterate
exacerbate
(v) to worsen
9 terms
GRE vocabulary
parvenu
fortuitous
coterminous
supplant
upstart, someone suddenly get rich but doesn't fit into his s…
based on chance
things that are equal in scope
take the place of
parvenu
upstart, someone suddenly get rich but doesn't fit into his s…
fortuitous
based on chance
20 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Abhor
Bigot
Counterfeit
enfranchise
hate
narow minded; prejudice
fake; false
give voting rights
Abhor
hate
Bigot
narow minded; prejudice
60 terms
GRE Hard Vocabulary
numismatic
obdurate
noisome
abase
coin collecting
resistant to persuasion
stinking; putrid
to humble; disgrace
numismatic
coin collecting
obdurate
resistant to persuasion
81 terms
Brainiac GRE Vocabulary: D
Daunt
Debase
Debunk
Declaim
Discourage, dishearten, lesson the courage of
Degrade; lower in quality, value, rank, etc.; lower in moral…
Expose, ridicule, or disprove false or exaggerated claims
Speak in an impassioned, pompous, or oratorical manner; give…
Daunt
Discourage, dishearten, lesson the courage of
Debase
Degrade; lower in quality, value, rank, etc.; lower in moral…
447 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Abate
Aberrant
Abjure
Abrogate
To lessen in intensity or degree
Deviating from the norm
To renounce or reject solemy
To abolish or annul by authority
Abate
To lessen in intensity or degree
Aberrant
Deviating from the norm
50 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Extemporize
Scurrilous
Incorrigible
Portentous
compose, perform, or produce something without preparation; i…
making or spreading scandalous claims about someone with the…
not able to be corrected, improved, or reformed.
done in a pompously or overly solemn manner so as to impress.
Extemporize
compose, perform, or produce something without preparation; i…
Scurrilous
making or spreading scandalous claims about someone with the…
364 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Aberrant
Actuarial
Adulatory
Affability
departing from an accepted standard.
Actuarial science is the discipline that applies mathematical…
excessively praising or admiring.
the quality of being affable; geniality.
Aberrant
departing from an accepted standard.
Actuarial
Actuarial science is the discipline that applies mathematical…
60 terms
GRE Vocabulary
numismatic
obdurate
noisome
abase
coin collecting
resistant to persuasion
stinking; putrid
to humble; disgrace
numismatic
coin collecting
obdurate
resistant to persuasion
8 terms
GRE vocabulary
Erudite
Aberrant
Onerous
Vitiate
Erudite
Aberrant
333 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Abate
Aberrant
Abeyance
Abscond
Decrease, decline, fall, grow less, subside , or moderate
abnormal, deviant, anomalous, peculiar
suspend action, postpone, deferred, delay, hanging and floating
depart secretly and hide
Abate
Decrease, decline, fall, grow less, subside , or moderate
Aberrant
abnormal, deviant, anomalous, peculiar
58 terms
GRE Vocabulary
attenuate
bombastic
castigate
chicanery
To reduce in force or degree; to weaken
Pompous in speech or manner
To punish or criticize harshly
Deception by means of craft or guile
attenuate
To reduce in force or degree; to weaken
bombastic
Pompous in speech or manner
41 terms
Brainiac GRE Vocabulary: F
Facetious
Facilitate
Faction
Fallacious
Joking, humorous, esp. inappropriately; not serious, concerne…
Make easier, help the progress of
Group or clique within a larger organization; party strife an…
Containing a fallacy, or mistake in logic; logically unsound;…
Facetious
Joking, humorous, esp. inappropriately; not serious, concerne…
Facilitate
Make easier, help the progress of
14 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Adaptive
Integrity
morph
enormity
describe people who are flexible — they don't lose their cool…
a personal quality of fairness that we all aspire to — unless…
To morph is to change from one shape to another. A cute bunny…
An enormity is something extreme or huge, almost beyond compr…
Adaptive
describe people who are flexible — they don't lose their cool…
Integrity
a personal quality of fairness that we all aspire to — unless…
636 terms
GRE Vocabulary
expunge
exacerbate
indecorous
forbearance
(v) to erase or obliterate
(v) to worsen
(adj) embarrassing; improper
(n) patience; restraint, tolerance
expunge
(v) to erase or obliterate
exacerbate
(v) to worsen
GRE Vocabulary
Criticize Word Group
Falsehood Word Group
PLAC
CIRCUM
Aspersion... Belittle... Berate... Calumny... Castigate... Decry... Defamation…
Apocryphal... Canard... Chicanery... Dissemble... Duplicity... Equivocate... Er…
"to please" - root
"around" -root
Criticize Word Group
Aspersion... Belittle... Berate... Calumny... Castigate... Decry... Defamation…
Falsehood Word Group
Apocryphal... Canard... Chicanery... Dissemble... Duplicity... Equivocate... Er…
175 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Anomalous
Undermine
Egregious
Impertinent
Not normal
To weaken
Stand out negatively
Being disrespectful; improperly forward and bold
Anomalous
Not normal
Undermine
To weaken
33 terms
GRE Vocabulary
harbinger
incongruous
preternatural
milieu
one that pioneers or initiates a major change (precursor); on…
not conforming (incompatible); inconsistent within itself; un…
existing outside of nature and what is natural or regular
the physical or social setting in which something occurs or d…
harbinger
one that pioneers or initiates a major change (precursor); on…
incongruous
not conforming (incompatible); inconsistent within itself; un…
60 terms
GRE Vocabulary
numismatic
obdurate
noisome
abase
coin collecting
resistant to persuasion
stinking; putrid
to humble; disgrace
numismatic
coin collecting
obdurate
resistant to persuasion
126 terms
GRE vocabulary
castigated
esoteric
axiomatic
malfeasance
criticize or reprimand severely
belonging to the select few
self-evident; obvious
wrongdoing
castigated
criticize or reprimand severely
esoteric
belonging to the select few
636 terms
GRE Vocabulary
expunge
exacerbate
indecorous
forbearance
(v) to erase or obliterate
(v) to worsen
(adj) embarrassing; improper
(n) patience; restraint, tolerance
expunge
(v) to erase or obliterate
exacerbate
(v) to worsen
196 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Annals
Annuity
Perennial
Magnanimous
Record of events, especially a yearly record
A specified income payable at stated intervals
Lasting for an indefinite amount of time
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury
Annals
Record of events, especially a yearly record
Annuity
A specified income payable at stated intervals
179 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Disparage
Belies
Implausible
Translucent
Degrade someone/position; It is important to avoid disparagin…
False impression; Their passionate chants before the game bel…
Not believable or realistic; Students who engaged in drinking…
Not completely clear;
Disparage
Degrade someone/position; It is important to avoid disparagin…
Belies
False impression; Their passionate chants before the game bel…
317 terms
GRE Vocabulary
abridge
compendium
cursory
curtail
abbreviated
abbreviated
abbreviated
abbreviated
abridge
abbreviated
compendium
abbreviated
10 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Anomaly
Equivocal
Lucid
Precipitate
Abnormality
Several meaning with intent to deceive
Easily understood
Bring about prematurely
Anomaly
Abnormality
Equivocal
Several meaning with intent to deceive
145 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Dissemble
Sanguine
Homily
Venal
To disguise or conceal; to mislead; camouflage. The celebrity…
Cheerful; confident; optimistic; upbeat. Ana's _____ disposit…
A sermon or morally instructive lecture; admonition. The prie…
Capable of being bought or bribed; corruptible. He avoided sp…
Dissemble
To disguise or conceal; to mislead; camouflage. The celebrity…
Sanguine
Cheerful; confident; optimistic; upbeat. Ana's _____ disposit…
113 terms
GRE Vocabulary
moribund
transient
immutable
legion
(adj) no longer active or effective, close to failure, close…
(adj) lasting a short time... synonyms: brief, temporary... sente…
(adj) not subject or susceptible to change... synonyms: unchang…
(n) a large group of soldiers, a very large number... synonyms:…
moribund
(adj) no longer active or effective, close to failure, close…
transient
(adj) lasting a short time... synonyms: brief, temporary... sente…
128 terms
GRE Vocabulary
incongruous
affability
fortuitous
ephemeral
out of place form the things around it ... (ex: the pink socks w…
state of being friendly, easy to talk to ... (ex: they employees…
happening by accident/chance... (ex: he always stumbles upon mon…
lasting for a short time... (ex: the victory was an ephemeral on…
incongruous
out of place form the things around it ... (ex: the pink socks w…
affability
state of being friendly, easy to talk to ... (ex: they employees…
257 terms
GRE vocabulary
meddle
appraise
bolster
demean
(v.)干涉,弄亂,參與,與...發生關系
估價 assess(40), estimate, evaluate
n. 枕墊;v. 支持,鼓勵
降低(身份) 損壞(人品) debase(3)
meddle
(v.)干涉,弄亂,參與,與...發生關系
appraise
估價 assess(40), estimate, evaluate
10 terms
GRE Vocabulary
To inculcate
Winsome (adj)
To lionize
Ribald (adj)
To teach
charming
to treat as a celebrity
vulgar humor
To inculcate
To teach
Winsome (adj)
charming
27 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Presumptuous
Contemptuous
Beseech
Conduit
Showing readiness to act upon one's assumption
Expressing disdain. Disrespectful. 경멸. 멸시
to beg or implore urgently. 간청. 애원.
a pipe, tube, or the like, for conveying water or other fluid
Presumptuous
Showing readiness to act upon one's assumption
Contemptuous
Expressing disdain. Disrespectful. 경멸. 멸시
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