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GRE Vocabulary Wordlist 2
macabre
macaronic
macerate
machination
adj Gruesome; grisly; ghastly.
adj Derived from or composed of a mixture of languages; compo…
v To soften by soaking in liquid; to waste away or to grow th…
n A plot, seheme, or conspiracy.
macabre
adj Gruesome; grisly; ghastly.
macaronic
adj Derived from or composed of a mixture of languages; compo…
1,943 terms
GRE Vocabulary Wordlist 1
abase
abash
abasia
abate
v To lower; degrade; humiliate; to bring from a higher to a l…
adj To embarrass.
n The inability to walk due to a lack of muscular coordination.
v To subside or moderate.
abase
v To lower; degrade; humiliate; to bring from a higher to a l…
abash
adj To embarrass.
2,000 terms
Master Vocabulary GRE Wordlist
Abdicate
Abeyance
Ablution
Abnegate
To step down from a position of Power
a temporary suspension of activity
the act of washing one's body
to deny to oneself, renounce, surrender
Abdicate
To step down from a position of Power
Abeyance
a temporary suspension of activity
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
47 terms
GRe wordlist
Panache
voracious
Peccadilo
Acrimony
a stylish and confident way of doing things that makes people…
very eager for something, especially food. (Partha is a vorac…
a small sin or fault.(she amake ak pecK free dilo tai khailam…
a rough and bitterness in manner or speech.(he did a crime fo…
Panache
a stylish and confident way of doing things that makes people…
voracious
very eager for something, especially food. (Partha is a vorac…
GRE Vocabulary
numismatic
obdurate
noisome
abase
coin collecting
resistant to persuasion
stinking; putrid
to humble; disgrace
numismatic
coin collecting
obdurate
resistant to persuasion
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
Master Vocabulary GRE Wordlist
Abdicate
Abeyance
Ablution
Abnegate
To step down from a position of Power
a temporary suspension of activity
the act of washing one's body
to deny to oneself, renounce, surrender
Abdicate
To step down from a position of Power
Abeyance
a temporary suspension of activity
Barron's GRE Wordlist C
cabal
cache
cacophonous
cadge
small group of persons secretly united to promote their own i…
hiding place; V.
discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of…
beg; mooch; panhandle
cabal
small group of persons secretly united to promote their own i…
cache
hiding place; V.
2,000 terms
GRE Wordlist
abase
abash
abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate... Anna expected to have to curtsy to…
embarrass... He was not at all abashed by her open admiration.
subside or moderate... Rather than leaving immediately, they wai…
shorten... Because we were running out of time, the lecturer had…
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate... Anna expected to have to curtsy to…
abash
embarrass... He was not at all abashed by her open admiration.
GRE Wordlist
cantankerous
impecunious
salubrious
ambulatory
bad-tempered; quarrelsome
having no money
health-giving
able to walk around
cantankerous
bad-tempered; quarrelsome
impecunious
having no money
47 terms
GRe wordlist
Panache
voracious
Peccadilo
Acrimony
a stylish and confident way of doing things that makes people…
very eager for something, especially food. (Partha is a vorac…
a small sin or fault.(she amake ak pecK free dilo tai khailam…
a rough and bitterness in manner or speech.(he did a crime fo…
Panache
a stylish and confident way of doing things that makes people…
voracious
very eager for something, especially food. (Partha is a vorac…
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
Barron's GRE Wordlist B
badger
baffle
bait
baleful
pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking ag…
frustrate; perplex
harass; tease; torment; Ex. badger baiting; N: food or other…
evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign…
badger
pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking ag…
baffle
frustrate; perplex
2,000 terms
GRE Wordlist
abase
abash
abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
embarrass
subside or moderate
shorten
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
abash
embarrass
Barron's GRE Wordlist D
dabble
damp
dank
daub
work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily…
slightly wet, diminish, mute
damp; unpleasantly wet
Coat; smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex.…
dabble
work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily…
damp
slightly wet, diminish, mute
Barron's GRE Wordlist A
abase
abash
abate
abbreviate
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
embarrass
subside or moderate
shorten
abase
lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose s…
abash
embarrass
2,000 terms
Barron's GRE Vocabulary Wordlist 4759
devoid
narcissist
meteoric
insularity
empty; lacking
conceited person; N. narcissism; CF. narcissus
like a meteor; swift; momentarily brilliant; Ex. meteoric ris…
narrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; iso…
devoid
empty; lacking
narcissist
conceited person; N. narcissism; CF. narcissus
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
Barron's GRE Wordlist P-1
pacifist
pacify
painstaking
palatable
one opposed to war/ force; antimilitarist (người theo chủ ngh…
soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue
showing hard work; taking great care; meticulous... The new high…
agreeable; pleasing to the taste... Neither Jack's underbaked op…
pacifist
one opposed to war/ force; antimilitarist (người theo chủ ngh…
pacify
soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue
17 terms
GRE Vocabulary
Encomium
Leery
Collusion
Puerile
Eulogy or tribute
Suspicious or wary
Collaboration
Juvenile
Encomium
Eulogy or tribute
Leery
Suspicious or wary
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
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…
GRE WORDLISt
spurious
substantiate
Roil
extravagant
Simple Definition of spurious... : not genuine, sincere, or auth…
verb (used with object), substantiated, substantiating.... 1.... to…
verb (used with object)... 1.... to render (water, wine, etc.) turb…
adjective... 1. spending much more than is necessary or wise; wa…
spurious
Simple Definition of spurious... : not genuine, sincere, or auth…
substantiate
verb (used with object), substantiated, substantiating.... 1.... to…
GRE Wordlist
Abrasive
Abreast
Asperity
Assiduous
Rough, harsh, causing irritation
Up to date in knowledge
Harshness, roughness,... Ex: asperity of a cheap sweater / asper…
Persevering, diligent, consistent effort
Abrasive
Rough, harsh, causing irritation
Abreast
Up to date in knowledge
GRE wordlist
Abhorrent
Abhor
abominable
detest
inspiring disgust and loathing; repugnant
Detest, regard with disgust
causing moral revulsion; very bad or unpleasant
dislike intensely
Abhorrent
inspiring disgust and loathing; repugnant
Abhor
Detest, regard with disgust
660 terms
GRE Wordlist
Aa
Abate
Abattoir
Abdicate
...
Reduce, diminish
Slaughterhouse
Formally give up the throne (so some other power of responsib…
Aa
...
Abate
Reduce, diminish
62 terms
GRE Wordlists
Abase
Abash
Abate
Abbreviate
To degrade, humiliate
To embarrass
To subside
To shorten
Abase
To degrade, humiliate
Abash
To embarrass
80 terms
GRE Wordlist
Abate
Abjure
Blandishment
Boor
To reduce, decrease in strength
renounce, swear to refrain from something
words used to coax or flatter
ill-mannered person
Abate
To reduce, decrease in strength
Abjure
renounce, swear to refrain from something
74 terms
GRE Wordlist
Enfranchise
Placid
Remuneration
Bilk
give voting rights
calm, peaceful
payment for work done
cheat; defraud
Enfranchise
give voting rights
Placid
calm, peaceful
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…
GRE wordlist
manacle
manacled
indemnified
propped up
v. fetter a person with manacles
adj. restrained
adj. compensated for harm or loss
adj. bolstered, supported
manacle
v. fetter a person with manacles
manacled
adj. restrained
GRE wordlist
anomaly
assuage
equivocal
erudite
Abnormality... Deviation from what is normal
Make milder, relieve; soothe, pacify, or calm
Ambiguous; intentionally misleading
Learned, scholarly, bookish
anomaly
Abnormality... Deviation from what is normal
assuage
Make milder, relieve; soothe, pacify, or calm
2,000 terms
Barron's GRE Vocabulary Wordlist 4759
devoid
narcissist
meteoric
insularity
empty; lacking
conceited person; N. narcissism; CF. narcissus
like a meteor; swift; momentarily brilliant; Ex. meteoric ris…
narrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; iso…
devoid
empty; lacking
narcissist
conceited person; N. narcissism; CF. narcissus
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
2,000 terms
Barron's GRE Vocabulary Wordlist 4759
devoid
narcissist
meteoric
insularity
empty; lacking
conceited person; N. narcissism; CF. narcissus
like a meteor; swift; momentarily brilliant; Ex. meteoric ris…
narrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; iso…
devoid
empty; lacking
narcissist
conceited person; N. narcissism; CF. narcissus
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
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
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…
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
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
Barron's GRE Wordlist N
nadir
naivete
narcissist
narrative
lowest point... Although few people realized it, the Dow-Jones…
quality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gu…
conceited person... A _____ is his own best friend.
related to telling a story... A born teller of tales, Olsen use…
nadir
lowest point... Although few people realized it, the Dow-Jones…
naivete
quality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gu…
Barron's GRE Wordlist O
obdurate
obfuscate
objective
objective
stubborn... He was obdurate in his refusal to listen to our comp…
confuse; muddle... Do not obfuscate the issues by dragging in ir…
not influenced by emotions; fair... Even though he was her son,…
goal; aim... A degree in medicine was her ultimate objective.
obdurate
stubborn... He was obdurate in his refusal to listen to our comp…
obfuscate
confuse; muddle... Do not obfuscate the issues by dragging in ir…
Barron's GRE Wordlist M
macabre
machiavellian
machinations
magisterial
gruesome; grisly... The city morgue is a macabre spot for the un…
crafty; double-dealing; cunning... I do not think he will be a g…
evil schemes or plot/plan... assasination... I can see through your…
authoritative; imperious... The learned doctor laid down the law…
macabre
gruesome; grisly... The city morgue is a macabre spot for the un…
machiavellian
crafty; double-dealing; cunning... I do not think he will be a g…
Barron's GRE Wordlist I
iconoclastic
ideology
idiom
idiosyncrasy
attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attack…
system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings…
individual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarit…
iconoclastic
attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attack…
ideology
system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
1,365 terms
GRE Extreme Wordlist
abate
abdication
aberration
abeyance
to lessen; to subside
giving up control, authority
straying away from what is normal
suspended action
abate
to lessen; to subside
abdication
giving up control, authority
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
1,699 terms
GRE Vocabulary
discrepancy
cogent(adj.)
rebut
commute
a difference between two or more things that should be the same
strongly and clearly expressed in a way that influences what…
to say or prove that a statement or criticism is false
to travel regularly by bus, train, car, etc. between your pla…
discrepancy
a difference between two or more things that should be the same
cogent(adj.)
strongly and clearly expressed in a way that influences what…
Barron's GRE Wordlist L
laborious
labyrinth
lachrymose
lackadaisical
demanding much work or care; tedious... In putting together his…
maze... Tom and Becky were lost in the labyrinth of secret caves.
producing tears... His voice has a lachrymose quality that is mo…
lacking purpose or zest(enthu) ; halfhearted; languid(week)... H…
laborious
demanding much work or care; tedious... In putting together his…
labyrinth
maze... Tom and Becky were lost in the labyrinth of secret caves.
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