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1,550 terms
GRE
abash
abate
abdicate
aberrant
synonyms: embarrassed, ashamed, shamefaced, remorseful, consc…
synonyms: subside, die down/away/out, lessen, ease [off], let…
synonyms: resign, retire, stand down, step down, bow out, ren…
synonyms: deviant, deviating, divergent, abnormal, atypical,…
abash
synonyms: embarrassed, ashamed, shamefaced, remorseful, consc…
abate
synonyms: subside, die down/away/out, lessen, ease [off], let…
365 terms
GRE
candid
cacophony
boor
blithe
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
a crude person; one lacking manners or taste... "That utter boo…
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought... Summer fina…
candid
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
cacophony
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
365 terms
GRE
candid
cacophony
boor
blithe
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
a crude person; one lacking manners or taste... "That utter boo…
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought... Summer fina…
candid
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
cacophony
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
365 terms
GRE
candid
cacophony
boor
blithe
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
a crude person; one lacking manners or taste... "That utter boo…
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought... Summer fina…
candid
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
cacophony
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
1,550 terms
GRE
abash
abate
abdicate
aberrant
synonyms: embarrassed, ashamed, shamefaced, remorseful, consc…
synonyms: subside, die down/away/out, lessen, ease [off], let…
synonyms: resign, retire, stand down, step down, bow out, ren…
synonyms: deviant, deviating, divergent, abnormal, atypical,…
abash
synonyms: embarrassed, ashamed, shamefaced, remorseful, consc…
abate
synonyms: subside, die down/away/out, lessen, ease [off], let…
176 terms
gre
repentence
recompense
preclude
spawn
remorse/guilt
make amends for loss/harm suffered
prevent from happening
egg/product of something
repentence
remorse/guilt
recompense
make amends for loss/harm suffered
GRE
Aberrant
Alacrity
Austere
Axiomatic
Deviating from the norm
Eager and enthusiastic willingness
Without adornment; bare; severely simple; ascetic
Taken as a given; possessing self-evident truth
Aberrant
Deviating from the norm
Alacrity
Eager and enthusiastic willingness
GRE
mellifluous
belies
quixotic
incongruous
sweet or musical
contradict
foolishly idealistic
incompatible
mellifluous
sweet or musical
belies
contradict
GRE
candid
cacophony
boor
blithe
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
a crude person; one lacking manners or taste... "That utter boo…
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought... Summer fina…
candid
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
cacophony
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
365 terms
GRE
candid
cacophony
boor
blithe
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
a crude person; one lacking manners or taste... "That utter boo…
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought... Summer fina…
candid
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
cacophony
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
155 terms
GRE
Bold
Teeter
Noisome
Hackneyed
Courageous
Hesitate
Nasty
Boring
Bold
Courageous
Teeter
Hesitate
GRE
Peregrinate
Tawdry
Irascible
Penury
to wander from place to place; to travel, especially on foot
gaudy, cheap, or showy
easily made angry
an oppressive lack of resources (as money); severe poverty
Peregrinate
to wander from place to place; to travel, especially on foot
Tawdry
gaudy, cheap, or showy
298 terms
GRE
abscond (v)
aberrant (adj)
alacrity (n)
anomaly (n)
to depart clandestinely; to steal or hide off
deviating from the norm
eager and enthusiastic willingness
deviation from the normal order
abscond (v)
to depart clandestinely; to steal or hide off
aberrant (adj)
deviating from the norm
9 terms
GRE
Abate
Chicanery
Disseminate
Gainsay
Become less in amount or intensity
To use tricks to deceive someone
Cause to become widely known
Take exception to
Abate
Become less in amount or intensity
Chicanery
To use tricks to deceive someone
287 terms
GRE
Gregarious
Lackluster
Jaded
Truant
Social
Lacking in vitality, force, or conviction; uninspired or unin…
Tired, bored, or lacking enthusiasm,
Absentee, runaway.
Gregarious
Social
Lackluster
Lacking in vitality, force, or conviction; uninspired or unin…
GRE
Providential
eminence
Impertinent
Illuminated
happening at a good time because of good luck
a condition of being well-known & successful
being disrespectful
brighten with light, spiritually & intellectually enlightened
Providential
happening at a good time because of good luck
eminence
a condition of being well-known & successful
GRE
lucid
pellucid
lucubration
elucidate
Easy to understand... (adj) clear, easy to understand; rational,…
(adj.) easily intelligible, clear (Wishing his book to be pel…
(n.) laborious study or thought, especially at night; the res…
(v.) to clarify, explain
lucid
Easy to understand... (adj) clear, easy to understand; rational,…
pellucid
(adj.) easily intelligible, clear (Wishing his book to be pel…
GRE
authoritative
taciturnity
flamboyant
derision
accurate
reluctance to speak
ostentatious
harsh criticism
authoritative
accurate
taciturnity
reluctance to speak
14 terms
GRE
Nascent
Eschew
Fiat
Libertine
Coming into existence; budding or developing
Give up; renounce; abstain from
formal decree, mandate, order or edict
freethinker who behaves without moral principle
Nascent
Coming into existence; budding or developing
Eschew
Give up; renounce; abstain from
16 terms
GRE
specious
caustic
vitriolic
effusive
superficially plausible but actually wrong
sarcastic in a scathing and bitter way
filled with bitter criticism or malice
showing or expressing gratitude, pleasure or approval
specious
superficially plausible but actually wrong
caustic
sarcastic in a scathing and bitter way
941 terms
GRE
acerbic
exacerbate
acrimonious
acuity
adj. tasting sour; harsh in language or temper... 苦澀的, 刻薄的
v. make(pain, disease, a situation) worse; aggravate... 加重, 惡化
adj. bitter... 尖刻的, 嚴厲的
n. (esp of thought or the senses) sharpness; acuteness... 敏銳
acerbic
adj. tasting sour; harsh in language or temper... 苦澀的, 刻薄的
exacerbate
v. make(pain, disease, a situation) worse; aggravate... 加重, 惡化
1,719 terms
gre
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
57 terms
GRE
adroit
egregious
glean
dexterous
skillful, dexterous, really good at using your hands
Conspicuously bad or offensive.... *The judge discovered what s…
...
...
adroit
skillful, dexterous, really good at using your hands
egregious
Conspicuously bad or offensive.... *The judge discovered what s…
GRE
PLAC (root)
contra
mendacity
CIRCUM
- to please
= against
lying
= around
PLAC (root)
- to please
contra
= against
108 terms
GRE
demure
reprobate
contrite
cogent
to be modest or shy
a person without morals who is disapproved of
to be remorseful
clear and persuasive
demure
to be modest or shy
reprobate
a person without morals who is disapproved of
34 terms
GRE
abate
aberrant
abeyance
abscond
Become less intense or moderate (of something unpleasant or s…
Deviate from accepted standard.
A state of temporary disuse or suspension.
Leave hurriedly and secretly to escape from custody or to avo…
abate
Become less intense or moderate (of something unpleasant or s…
aberrant
Deviate from accepted standard.
1,719 terms
gre
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
Amoral
Atheist
Atypical
Anonymous
Neither moral nor immoral
One who does not believe in god
Not typical
Of unknown authorship or origin
Amoral
Neither moral nor immoral
Atheist
One who does not believe in god
GRE
taciturn
reticent
diffident
cleaved to
Quiet
Reserved
Lacking self-confidence
adhered to
taciturn
Quiet
reticent
Reserved
abate
aberrant
abeyance
abject
...
...
...
abate
aberrant
...
injudicious
belies
diffidence
austerity
unwise; showing lack of judgement
to show to be false; to misrepresent
lacking confidence; shy
sternness
injudicious
unwise; showing lack of judgement
belies
to show to be false; to misrepresent
GRE
Ben/bene
Mal/male
Animus
Cise/cide
Good (benefit, benevolent, benefactor)
Bad (malign, malevolent, malediction)
Spirit, soul (animate, magnanimous)
Cut (excise, homicide, circumcise)
Ben/bene
Good (benefit, benevolent, benefactor)
Mal/male
Bad (malign, malevolent, malediction)
1,550 terms
GRE
abash
abate
abdicate
aberrant
synonyms: embarrassed, ashamed, shamefaced, remorseful, consc…
synonyms: subside, die down/away/out, lessen, ease [off], let…
synonyms: resign, retire, stand down, step down, bow out, ren…
synonyms: deviant, deviating, divergent, abnormal, atypical,…
abash
synonyms: embarrassed, ashamed, shamefaced, remorseful, consc…
abate
synonyms: subside, die down/away/out, lessen, ease [off], let…
GRE
winsome
strain
avert
champion
attractive
to stretch... injure by overuse (strain a muscle)... strive hard... he…
prevent ... turn away - avert one's eyes
support, speak in favor of
winsome
attractive
strain
to stretch... injure by overuse (strain a muscle)... strive hard... he…
32 terms
GRE
Abstain
Apathy
Capricious
Engender
to choose not to do something
Indifference
Changing one's mind quickly and often
cause
Abstain
to choose not to do something
Apathy
Indifference
365 terms
GRE
candid
cacophony
boor
blithe
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
a crude person; one lacking manners or taste... "That utter boo…
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought... Summer fina…
candid
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
cacophony
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
GRE
ameliorate
bogus
trifling
drill
improve
fake
trivial
dig
ameliorate
improve
bogus
fake
GRE
belie
Conspicuous
prudent
deride
contradict
easily seen
care
insult
belie
contradict
Conspicuous
easily seen
GRE
Aberrant
Abeyance
Abstemious
Aesthetic
Adj.Deviating from what is normal
N.temporary suppression or suspension
Adj.moderate in appetite
Adj. Relating to beauty or art
Aberrant
Adj.Deviating from what is normal
Abeyance
N.temporary suppression or suspension
89 terms
GRE
Extant
intimate
harangue
profligate
Still in existence
to make known subtly; to hint
LONG, POMPOUS SPEECH; TIRADE
recklessly extravagant or wasteful in the use of resources.
Extant
Still in existence
intimate
to make known subtly; to hint
64 terms
GRE
Changing quickly
Hesitate
Act quickly
Innocent/Inexperienced
Mercurial
Dither... Teeter
Apace... Headlong
Tyro... Novitiate
Changing quickly
Mercurial
Hesitate
Dither... Teeter
130 terms
Gre
Impervious
Contumacious
Exigent
Torpor
Impossible to penetrate
Rebellious
Urgent
Apathy
Impervious
Impossible to penetrate
Contumacious
Rebellious
143 terms
GRE
fastidious
eminence
plausibility
temperance
(adj.) meticulous, demanding, having high and often unattaina…
a position of fame, superiority, and distinction
Credibility; believability
Moderation, self-control, esp. regarding alcohol or other des…
fastidious
(adj.) meticulous, demanding, having high and often unattaina…
eminence
a position of fame, superiority, and distinction
70 terms
GRE
conjecture
sobriquet
veneration
machination
conclusion from incomplete information
nickname
great respect
a scheming action for evil
conjecture
conclusion from incomplete information
sobriquet
nickname
500 terms
GRE
BILK
NOMINAL
BLIGHT
BLITHE
to cheat; defraud
existing in name only; negligible
to afflict; destroy
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought
BILK
to cheat; defraud
NOMINAL
existing in name only; negligible
gre
noxious
ideology
differentiation
buoyant
harmful
belief
distinction
cheerful
noxious
harmful
ideology
belief
5 terms
GRE
Monotonous
Prophetic
Affable
Incongruous
Dull
Forward thinking
Pleasant
Ill-matched, not in harmony
Monotonous
Dull
Prophetic
Forward thinking
GRE
disruption
breakthrough
wrestling
wobble
an interruption in the usual way that a system, process, or e…
an important discovery or event that helps to improve a situa…
a sport in which two people fight and try to throw each other…
(MOVE, not certain, ) That bookcase wobbles whenever you put…
disruption
an interruption in the usual way that a system, process, or e…
breakthrough
an important discovery or event that helps to improve a situa…
GRE
forthright
prevaricate
equable
capitulate
truthful
lie
even tempered
give in to
forthright
truthful
prevaricate
lie
365 terms
GRE
candid
cacophony
boor
blithe
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
a crude person; one lacking manners or taste... "That utter boo…
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought... Summer fina…
candid
impartial and honest in speech... The observations of a child c…
cacophony
a harsh, jarring noise... The junior high orchestra created an…
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