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31 terms
GRE Words
agnostic
amoral
atrophy
abdicate
(n.) one who believes the existence of God is not provable
(adj.) neither moral or immoral
(v.) the wasting of body tissue... Without exercise, the muscles…
(v.) to renounce or relinquish the throne
agnostic
(n.) one who believes the existence of God is not provable
amoral
(adj.) neither moral or immoral
526 terms
GRE Words
教唆... 支持
提倡... 支持
辅助的... 附属的
援助... 支撑,加固
abet
advocate
ancillary
bolster
教唆... 支持
abet
提倡... 支持
advocate
152 terms
GRE words
Impertinent
Calumny
Amenable
Egregious
(adj.) rude, insolent (Most of your comments are so impertine…
(n.) an attempt to spoil someone else's reputation by spreadi…
(adj.) willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, subm…
(adj.) conspicuous, standing out from the mass (used particul…
Impertinent
(adj.) rude, insolent (Most of your comments are so impertine…
Calumny
(n.) an attempt to spoil someone else's reputation by spreadi…
GRE Words Set 1
analogous
ascetic
bawdy
cavort
adjective. comparable
adjective. self-denying; austere
adjective. obscene
verb. to frolic
analogous
adjective. comparable
ascetic
adjective. self-denying; austere
31 terms
GRE Words
Solipsistic
Ineffable
Ubiquitous
Bolster
(adj.) believing that oneself is all that exists (Colette's s…
(adj.) unspeakable, incapable of being expressed through word…
(adj.) existing everywhere, widespread (It seems that everyon…
(v.) to support, give a boost to; (n.) a long pillow or cushi…
Solipsistic
(adj.) believing that oneself is all that exists (Colette's s…
Ineffable
(adj.) unspeakable, incapable of being expressed through word…
89 terms
GRE Vocab (S Words)
sacrosanct
sagacious
salient
salubrious
sacred, inviolable, not to be trespassed on or violated; abov…
wise; showing good judgment and foresight
obvious, standing out; projecting, protruding, jutting out
healthful, promoting health
sacrosanct
sacred, inviolable, not to be trespassed on or violated; abov…
sagacious
wise; showing good judgment and foresight
6 terms
GRE Words
abate
abstemious
vagaries
meritocracy
intensity
indulgence
unexpected
influential class people
abate
intensity
abstemious
indulgence
77 terms
GRE Words
archaic
syncopation
simbiosis
mirth
ancient; old fashioned
temporary irregularity in musical rhythym
cooperation; mutual helpfulness
laughter or glee
archaic
ancient; old fashioned
syncopation
temporary irregularity in musical rhythym
203 terms
GRE Words
lucid
didactic
panegyrical
erudite
easily understood, clear (Aliya provided lucid explanations t…
instructive (Aliya spoke in a didactic tone to Mummy when giv…
formal or elaborate praise (A speech praising Obama Care is a…
very learned; scholarly (When answering the questions elabora…
lucid
easily understood, clear (Aliya provided lucid explanations t…
didactic
instructive (Aliya spoke in a didactic tone to Mummy when giv…
gre words
myriad
derision
inherent
opprobrious
a countless or extremely great number.
contemptuous ridicule or mockery.
existing in something as a permanent, essential, or character…
(of language) expressing scorn or criticism.
myriad
a countless or extremely great number.
derision
contemptuous ridicule or mockery.
23 terms
GRE WORDS
relentless
relentless
relentless
reckless
not stopping or getting less strong. a ~ pursuit of perfection
refusing to give up or be less strict or sever. ~enemy
persistence, incessant, dogged, untiring, pertinacious
...
relentless
not stopping or getting less strong. a ~ pursuit of perfection
relentless
refusing to give up or be less strict or sever. ~enemy
1,719 terms
gre Words
articulate ( v, adj. )
discrepancy
adjudicate
in light of something
to express or explain your thoughts or feelings clearly in wo…
a difference between two or more things that should be the same
[intransitive, transitive] to make an official decision about…
after considering something
articulate ( v, adj. )
to express or explain your thoughts or feelings clearly in wo…
discrepancy
a difference between two or more things that should be the same
GRE Words
Censure
Tantamount
Fiendish
inform
Scold
Equal
complex, devilish
characterize, Example: Latins informed the development of Eng…
Censure
Scold
Tantamount
Equal
GRE Words
Abscond (verb)
Aberrant (adj.)
Alacrity (noun)
Anomaly (noun)
to depart clandestinely; to steal off and hide
deviating from the norm
eager and enthusiastic willingness
deviation from the normal order, form, or rule; abnormality
Abscond (verb)
to depart clandestinely; to steal off and hide
Aberrant (adj.)
deviating from the norm
6 terms
GRE Words
hogar
vivir
estudiar
comer
home
to live
to study
to eat
hogar
home
vivir
to live
164 terms
GRE Words
refulgent
facetious
specious
tractable
shining brightly, radiant, gleaming
amusing, humorous, not meant to be taken serious
superficially pleasing, plausible, deceptive
easily managed or controlled
refulgent
shining brightly, radiant, gleaming
facetious
amusing, humorous, not meant to be taken serious
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.
46 terms
GRE words
hinges upon
shallow, facile
benign
only shrugged his shoulders
depends on/rests on.
superficial
nontoxic
indifference
hinges upon
depends on/rests on.
shallow, facile
superficial
Gre words
specious
exponential
jerky
scrutiny
seeming to be true but in fact wrong
increasing or growing very fast
clumsy, awkward, ungainly.
careful, close, detailed, intense, rigorous, thorough
specious
seeming to be true but in fact wrong
exponential
increasing or growing very fast
GRE words
audacious
parsimonious
poignant
aloof
done with extreme confidence, despite difficulties, risks, or…
not willing to give or spend money
giving you feelings of sadness. The roadside crosses are a po…
someone who is ......, or who remains or stays ...... from so…
audacious
done with extreme confidence, despite difficulties, risks, or…
parsimonious
not willing to give or spend money
200 terms
GRE Words
apportioned
delusion
abridged
lionize
divided and allocate
a belief that is maintained despite being contradicted by rea…
shortened
to grant someone celebrity status
apportioned
divided and allocate
delusion
a belief that is maintained despite being contradicted by rea…
180 terms
GRE WORDS
Impassive
descry
Rabble
Inscrutable
SHOWING NO EMOTION
Investigate
A disorderly crowd, a mob
Difficult to understand
Impassive
SHOWING NO EMOTION
descry
Investigate
65 terms
gre words
assert
tractable
prominent
impertinent/gall/impudent
state strongly or positively; demand recognition of (rights,…
Easily managed or controlled... docile... OBEDIENT; YIELDING... He's a…
standing out so as to be easily seen; important, well-known... c…
(adj.) rude, insolent (Most of your comments are so impertine…
assert
state strongly or positively; demand recognition of (rights,…
tractable
Easily managed or controlled... docile... OBEDIENT; YIELDING... He's a…
Gre words
Ambidextrous
Gerontocracy
Aggravate
Abhor
able to use both hands equally well
Government rulled by old people
Make worse; irritate
To hate; to detest
Ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well
Gerontocracy
Government rulled by old people
GRE words
sidereal
etiolated
intransigence
acrimonious
of or with respect to the distant stars
to cause to appear pale or sickly
stubborn and unwilling to change
bitter in speech or nature
sidereal
of or with respect to the distant stars
etiolated
to cause to appear pale or sickly
33 terms
GRE Words!
ABASE
ABATE
ABDICATE
ABBERANT
To humiliate, shame, hurt the pride of
To lessen in intensity
to give up position or power
Deviating from what is normal or expected
ABASE
To humiliate, shame, hurt the pride of
ABATE
To lessen in intensity
1,000 terms
Manhattan GRE 1000 Words
abate
abdicate
aberrant
abhor
(v) reduce, diminish
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
(adj) abnormal, deviant
(v) detest, regard with disgust
abate
(v) reduce, diminish
abdicate
(v) formally give up the throne (or some other power or respo…
336 terms
GRE words
pedagogical
opaque
Arithmetic
ambitious
related to teaching
not transparent... (adj.) not letting light through; not clear o…
the branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of num…
having a strong desire for success or achievement
pedagogical
related to teaching
opaque
not transparent... (adj.) not letting light through; not clear o…
GRE WORDS
demur
anomalous
amorphous
venerate
verb: to object or show reluctance... Wallace disliked the col…
adjective: not normal... According to those who do not believe…
adjective: shapeless... His study plan for the GRE was at best a…
verb: to respect deeply... The professor, despite his sleep-in…
demur
verb: to object or show reluctance... Wallace disliked the col…
anomalous
adjective: not normal... According to those who do not believe…
89 terms
High Frequency GRE Words
Demarcations
Eminent
Execrable
Bombastic
A dividing line (borderline, separation, division)
1) A person famous & respected w/in a sphere/ profession ... 2)…
Extremely bad/ unpleasant (awful, appalling, atrocious)
Inflated, high-sounding but little meaning (pompous)
Demarcations
A dividing line (borderline, separation, division)
Eminent
1) A person famous & respected w/in a sphere/ profession ... 2)…
654 terms
The most common GRE vocab words
abase
abash
abate
abdicate
(v.) to humiliate, cause to feel shame; (v.) to hurt the prid…
(v.) to embarrass; to cause to be embarrassed
(v.) to make less active or intense; (v.) to become less in i…
(v.) to give up power
abase
(v.) to humiliate, cause to feel shame; (v.) to hurt the prid…
abash
(v.) to embarrass; to cause to be embarrassed
47 terms
GRE Words
iconoclast
demure
laconic
parsimonious
someone who attacks cherished beliefs, nonconformist, deviant
Reluctant, hesitant, unwilling, hesitant
way of describing someone who does not use a lot of words; co…
frugal
iconoclast
someone who attacks cherished beliefs, nonconformist, deviant
demure
Reluctant, hesitant, unwilling, hesitant
654 terms
Practice GRE Vocabulary Words
abase
abash
abate
abdicate
(v.) to humiliate, cause to feel shame; (v.) to hurt the prid…
(v.) to embarrass; to cause to be embarrassed
(v.) to make less active or intense; (v.) to become less in i…
(v.) to give up power
abase
(v.) to humiliate, cause to feel shame; (v.) to hurt the prid…
abash
(v.) to embarrass; to cause to be embarrassed
413 terms
Top GRE Words in Context
Abate
Abscond
Abstain
Abyss
To reduce in amount, degree, or severity
To leave secretly
To choose not to do something
An extremely deep hole
Abate
To reduce in amount, degree, or severity
Abscond
To leave secretly
69 terms
Manhattan GRE Words Roots
ac, acer, acri, acro
ag, act
alt
ambul
sharp or point or high
drive, lead or do
high
walk
ac, acer, acri, acro
sharp or point or high
ag, act
drive, lead or do
Kaplan GRE Root Words
A, AN
AB
ABLE, IBLE
AC, ACR
Not, Without
From, Away, Apart
Capable Of, Worth Of
Sharp, Sour
A, AN
Not, Without
AB
From, Away, Apart
107 terms
GRE Words
placid
remuneration
bilk
engender
peaceful
money paid for work done
cheat, defraud
cause
placid
peaceful
remuneration
money paid for work done
182 terms
GRE Most Common Words
Abate
Abscond
Abstain
Abyss
To reduce in amount, degree, or severity
To leave secretly
To choose not to do something
An extremely deep hole
Abate
To reduce in amount, degree, or severity
Abscond
To leave secretly
Magoosh GRE vocabulary words
Innocuous (adj)
Candid (adj)
Erratic (adj)
Bleak (adj)
harmless,... Most snakes are poisonous, while some are innocuous.
being straightforward and honest.... A person can also be candid…
unpredictable; deviating from the norm; incorrect; strange; u…
dark and gloomy; depressing... bleak prospects mean little or no…
Innocuous (adj)
harmless,... Most snakes are poisonous, while some are innocuous.
Candid (adj)
being straightforward and honest.... A person can also be candid…
GRE Words
zealous
zenith
zephyr
zest
a.热心的,一心一意的
n.天顶,极点
n.和风,西风
n.刺激性,热心,兴趣
zealous
a.热心的,一心一意的
zenith
n.天顶,极点
1,432 terms
GRE Words
abash v.
applicable adj.
accentuate v.
apprehension n.
make (someone) feel embarrassed, disconcerted, or ashamed... ~ s…
relevant or appropriate... ~ (to sb/sth)... The rule is only *appl…
make more noticeable or prominent... ~ sth... underline, underscore…
anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen…
abash v.
make (someone) feel embarrassed, disconcerted, or ashamed... ~ s…
applicable adj.
relevant or appropriate... ~ (to sb/sth)... The rule is only *appl…
77 terms
GRE Word Set 1
Abscond
Aberrant
Alacrity
Anomaly
to steal off and hide
Deviating from the norm
eager and enthusiastic willingness
Deviation from the normal order, form, or rule; abnormality
Abscond
to steal off and hide
Aberrant
Deviating from the norm
GRE words
supposition
abscission
extrapolation
dismiss
przypuszczenie, hipoteza
odcięcie
ekstrapolacja, przypuszczenie
oddalić, obrzucać
supposition
przypuszczenie, hipoteza
abscission
odcięcie
175 terms
Top GRE words
Abate
Abscond
Abstain
Abyss
to reduce in amount degree or severity.
to leave secretly.
to choose not to something.
an extremely deep hole.
Abate
to reduce in amount degree or severity.
Abscond
to leave secretly.
51 terms
GRE Vocabulary Words - Set 1
Providential
Imperceptibility
Precarious
Trifling
1.) Occurring at a favorable time; opportune ... 2.) involving d…
impossible to perceive
1.) not securely held or in position... 2.) dependent on chance;…
unimportant or trivial
Providential
1.) Occurring at a favorable time; opportune ... 2.) involving d…
Imperceptibility
impossible to perceive
24 terms
Gre words
Perquisite
Punctiliously
Scrupulously
Depredation
Perk
Overly formal
Carefully
Pillage; robbery
Perquisite
Perk
Punctiliously
Overly formal
360 terms
GRE high-Frequency words
Aberrant
Aberration
Abet
Abeyance
Markedly different from an accepted norm; abnormal; deviant
Deviation from a right, customary or prescribed course;... A dep…
To aid, promote, or encourage the commission of (an offense)
A state of suspension or temporary inaction
Aberrant
Markedly different from an accepted norm; abnormal; deviant
Aberration
Deviation from a right, customary or prescribed course;... A dep…
107 terms
GRE Words
Ambivalence
Archaism
Fortitude
Avarice
mixed feelings or contradictory ideas
Old or old-fashioned
Courage in pain or adversity
Extreme greed or wealth
Ambivalence
mixed feelings or contradictory ideas
Archaism
Old or old-fashioned
12 terms
GRE Words
Anomaly
assuage
enigma
equivocal
...
...
...
...
Anomaly
...
assuage
...
GRE Words
abate
acrimonious
pedagogue
prodigal
become less intense or widespread; lessen, reduce, or remove…
caustic, stinging, or bitter in nature... (typically of a speech…
a teacher
wastefully or recklessly extravagant... synonyms: spendthrift, i…
abate
become less intense or widespread; lessen, reduce, or remove…
acrimonious
caustic, stinging, or bitter in nature... (typically of a speech…
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