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38 terms
GRE vocabulary
Obfuscate
Natty
Risible
Atavistic
Confuse... Deliberately make something difficult to understand
neat... neatly or smartly dressed
-adj- causing laughter; laughable; funny
Characteristic of a former era, ancient... going back to behavi…
Obfuscate
Confuse... Deliberately make something difficult to understand
Natty
neat... neatly or smartly dressed
43 terms
GRE Vocabulary List
Abasement
Abated
Aberrant
Abhor
humiliation; degradation
decreased; stopped
Abnormal; Deviating from the norm.
To regard with hate and disgust.
Abasement
humiliation; degradation
Abated
decreased; stopped
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
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
51 terms
GRE Vocabulary
aberrant
abscond
advocate
aggrandize
adj.... deviating from normal or correvt
v.... to leave secretly and hide, often to avoid the law
v., n.... to speak, plead, or argue for a cause, or in another's…
v.... to make greater, to increase, thus, to exaggerate
aberrant
adj.... deviating from normal or correvt
abscond
v.... to leave secretly and hide, often to avoid the law
30 terms
GRE Vocabulary
salacious
benefactor
alliteration
subjective
Obscene; lecherous; lustful... She was accused of being salacio…
Somebody who gives; a patron; a supporter of a certain cause…
A poetry term referring to the repetition of beginning sounds…
Influenced by personal feelings and opinions; occurring or ta…
salacious
Obscene; lecherous; lustful... She was accused of being salacio…
benefactor
Somebody who gives; a patron; a supporter of a certain cause…
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
100 terms
GRE Vocabulary List
Abate
Aberration
Abeyance
Abjure
to reduce or lessen.... (After blowing fiercely for hours, the…
a deviation or departure from the norm.... (Harry's low grades…
temporary inactivity or suspension... (For some time now, the d…
to forswear or abstain from; to give up... (Once King Edward VI…
Abate
to reduce or lessen.... (After blowing fiercely for hours, the…
Aberration
a deviation or departure from the norm.... (Harry's low grades…
453 terms
GRE Vocabulary
erasure
protract
abscond
aberrant
an act or instance of erasing; place where something has been…
to draw out or lengthen, especially in time; extend the durat…
to depart clandestinely; to steal off and hide
deviating from the norm
erasure
an act or instance of erasing; place where something has been…
protract
to draw out or lengthen, especially in time; extend the durat…
17 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Encomium
Leery
Collusion
Puerile
Eulogy or tribute
Suspicious or wary
Collaboration
Juvenile
Encomium
Eulogy or tribute
Leery
Suspicious or wary
18 terms
GRE Vocabulary
conspicious
polyglot
abeyance
Cache
easily seen or noticed
a speaker of many languages
TEMPORARY SUPPRESSION OR SUSPENSION
...hidden place
conspicious
easily seen or noticed
polyglot
a speaker of many languages
654 terms
GRE Vocabulary List
Abasement
Abhor
Abrasive
Absolution
(v.) to reduce or lower, as in rank, office, reputation, or e…
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply... (syno…
(adj.) tending to annoy or cause ill will; overly aggressive…
(n.) act of absolving; a freeing from blame or guilt; release…
Abasement
(v.) to reduce or lower, as in rank, office, reputation, or e…
Abhor
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply... (syno…
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
75 terms
GRE vocabulary
effrontery
disparate
aberrant
abscond
(noun)... -Extreme boldness.... -Confident attitude or way of behav…
(adj)... -Distinct.... -Diffent from each other.... - S: different, di…
(adj)... - deviating from the norm... - different from the usual or…
(verb)... - to depart clandestinely; to steal off and hide.... - to…
effrontery
(noun)... -Extreme boldness.... -Confident attitude or way of behav…
disparate
(adj)... -Distinct.... -Diffent from each other.... - S: different, di…
30 terms
GRE Vocabulary
lachrymose
gambit
nonplus
unequivocal
teary eyed, crying
risk, strategic move
puzzled, not knowing what to do, at a loss; bewildered
clearly defined or formulated
lachrymose
teary eyed, crying
gambit
risk, strategic move
54 terms
GRE Vocabulary
numismatic
obdurate
noisome
abase
coin collecting
resistant to persuasion
stinking; putrid
to humble; disgrace
numismatic
coin collecting
obdurate
resistant to persuasion
500 terms
Kaplan GRE Vocabulary
Abase
Abate
Abdicate
Aberrant
to humble; disgrace
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
to give up a position, right, or power
deviating from what is normal or expected
Abase
to humble; disgrace
Abate
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
88 terms
GRE Vocabulary Hit List
Axiomatic
Capricious
Ardous
Approbation
Unquestionable ... The constitution is ______ in its role in go…
Change mind quickly ... The politician seemed very _____ as she…
Strenuous ... Studying for the GRE is ______. It takes forever
Praise and approval ... All the daughter wanted was for her mot…
Axiomatic
Unquestionable ... The constitution is ______ in its role in go…
Capricious
Change mind quickly ... The politician seemed very _____ as she…
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
77 terms
GRE Vocabulary List 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
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
132 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Cavil
Dote
Grovel
Affable
to criticize petty things
to be excessively fond of
to act extremely submissive towards
friendly, good-natured, easy to talk to
Cavil
to criticize petty things
Dote
to be excessively fond of
61 terms
GRE Word List 1
abatement
abbreviate
aberrant
aberration
n. the act or process of abating.
v. to make shorter; to shorten a word or phrase.
adj. turning away from what is right; deviating from what is…
n. being aberrant.
abatement
n. the act or process of abating.
abbreviate
v. to make shorter; to shorten a word or phrase.
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
numismatic
obdurate
noisome
abase
coin collecting
resistant to persuasion
stinking; putrid
to humble; disgrace
numismatic
coin collecting
obdurate
resistant to persuasion
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
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…
54 terms
GRE Verbal Vocabulary List
anomaly
equivocal
lucid
precipitate
something that deviates from what is standard, normal, or exp…
open to more than one interpretation; ambiguous
expressed clearly; easy to understand
cause (an event or situation, typically one that is bad or un…
anomaly
something that deviates from what is standard, normal, or exp…
equivocal
open to more than one interpretation; ambiguous
167 terms
GRE vocabulary
Laconic
Insipid
Pragmatic
Iconoclast
(adj.) - brief and to the point; effectively cut short... Jessi…
(adj.) - lacking taste or flavor... Too much sugar tends to mak…
(adj.) - concerned with practical matters ... After five years o…
(noun) - someone who attacks cherished beliefs or institution…
Laconic
(adj.) - brief and to the point; effectively cut short... Jessi…
Insipid
(adj.) - lacking taste or flavor... Too much sugar tends to mak…
287 terms
GRE Vocabulary list 2
Abate
Aberrant
Abeyance
Abstemious
To lessen in intensity or degree
Deviating from the norm
Temporary suspension, inactivity
self denying; refraining from indulging
Abate
To lessen in intensity or degree
Aberrant
Deviating from the norm
621 terms
GRE Vocabulary
agnostic
amoral
anomoly
apathy
one who believes the existence of god is not provable
neither moral nor immoral; having no relation to morality
irregularity
lack of interest or emotion
agnostic
one who believes the existence of god is not provable
amoral
neither moral nor immoral; having no relation to morality
100 terms
List 5- GRE Vocabulary
jettison
lacerate
sapient
arrogance
...
...
...
...
jettison
...
lacerate
...
100 terms
List 6- GRE Vocabulary
stupor
affluent
circumvent
abash
...
...
...
...
stupor
...
affluent
...
75 terms
GRE Vocabulary List 2
Abate (v)
Accolade (n)
Adulation (n)
Aesthetic (adj)
to lessen in intensity or degree
an expression of praise
excessive praise; intense adoration
dealing with, appreciative of, or responsive to art or the be…
Abate (v)
to lessen in intensity or degree
Accolade (n)
an expression of praise
145 terms
GRE Vocabulary (created by Wayne_Watts)
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…
100 terms
List 3- GRE Vocabulary
contrition
irradicable
wicked
portrayal
...
...
...
...
contrition
...
irradicable
...
28 terms
GRE Vocabulary List 16
Edible
Unpalatable
Abash
Coax
able to be eaten
unpleasant, distasteful
(v.) to embarrass; to cause to be embarrassed
to persuade by using flattery
Edible
able to be eaten
Unpalatable
unpleasant, distasteful
100 terms
List 4- GRE Vocabulary
assiduous
clumsy
hesitance
adulate
...
...
...
...
assiduous
...
clumsy
...
100 terms
List 7- GRE Vocabulary
apathetic
concur
knotty
creep
(adj.)showing little or no emotion or animation... Synonyms: spi…
v. happen simultaneously... v. be in accord; be in agreement... 一致;…
(adj.) tangled in knots or snarls... (adj.) used of old persons…
v. move slowly; in the case of people or animals with the bod…
apathetic
(adj.)showing little or no emotion or animation... Synonyms: spi…
concur
v. happen simultaneously... v. be in accord; be in agreement... 一致;…
62 terms
GRE Vocabulary List 17
Spurious
Perfunctory
Reclusive
Unwavering
(adj.) not genuine, not true, not valid
(n) Carried out with minimum effort
(adj.) solitary, shunning society
(adj) firm; determined
Spurious
(adj.) not genuine, not true, not valid
Perfunctory
(n) Carried out with minimum effort
100 terms
List 2- GRE Vocabulary
hie
antidote
anecdote
embargo
to move in a hurried or hasty way; move fast... Synonyms: belt…
n. a remedy that stops or controls the effects of a poison... Sy…
n.轶事(短而有趣的故事)=yarn; 秘史 ... short account of an incident (especia…
n. a government order imposing a trade barrier... Synonyms: trad…
hie
to move in a hurried or hasty way; move fast... Synonyms: belt…
antidote
n. a remedy that stops or controls the effects of a poison... Sy…
100 terms
List 1- GRE Vocabulary
smuggle
detour
excavate
sap
import or export without paying customs duties
n. a roundabout road (especially one that is used temporarily…
v. remove the inner part or the core of ... Synonyms: dig, holl…
n. a watery solution of sugars, salts, and minerals that circ…
smuggle
import or export without paying customs duties
detour
n. a roundabout road (especially one that is used temporarily…
200 terms
GRE Vocabulary Test 7
heresy
prudent
ostensible
fervid
unbelief, dissent, lack of faith
wise, cautious
outward, pretended, seeming
intense, enthusiastic, passionate
heresy
unbelief, dissent, lack of faith
prudent
wise, cautious
201 terms
GRE Vocabulary Test 5
scion
indoctrinate
opulence
obsequious
child, descendant
to teach certain principles
wealth, riches
seeking favor, fawning
scion
child, descendant
indoctrinate
to teach certain principles
446 terms
GRE Vocabulary Test 6
lethargic
prevalent
paramount
remiss
lazy, indifferent
prevailing, common, general
supreme, foremost
careless, negligent
lethargic
lazy, indifferent
prevalent
prevailing, common, general
200 terms
GRE Vocabulary Test 1
voracious
indiscriminate
eminent
steeped
desiring or consuming great quantities
choosing at random without careful selection
of high reputation, outstanding
soaked, drenched, saturated
voracious
desiring or consuming great quantities
indiscriminate
choosing at random without careful selection
572 terms
GRE Vocabulary Test 4
indigenous
gregarious
habitat
cursory
native
sociable
natural environment
hasty, not thorough
indigenous
native
gregarious
sociable
196 terms
GRE List
abate
abdicate
abhor
aberrant
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
Formally give up the throne (or some other power or responsib…
Detest, regard with disgust
abnormal or deviant
abate
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
abdicate
Formally give up the throne (or some other power or responsib…
521 terms
GRE Vocabulary Test 2
affluent
feasible
discern
sally
rich
possible
perceive
suddenly rush forth
affluent
rich
feasible
possible
206 terms
GRE Vocabulary Test 3
inundate
fruitless
poignant
garbled
to flood
useless
moving, painful to the feelings
confused, mixed up
inundate
to flood
fruitless
useless
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