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451 terms
GRE Words Hard
pusillanimous
inveigh
ribald
paean
lacking courage or resolution; cowardly; faint-hearted; timid.
to disapprove; protest vehemently
humorous in a vulgar way ... (The movie - adapted from a well-kn…
a song or hymn of praise and thanksgiving; homage
pusillanimous
lacking courage or resolution; cowardly; faint-hearted; timid.
inveigh
to disapprove; protest vehemently
264 terms
Hard GRE words
sinecure
hapless
fracas
unconscionable
a well-paying job or office that requires little or no work
Unlucky
a noisy quarrel or brawl
unscrupulous; shockingly unfair or unjust
sinecure
a well-paying job or office that requires little or no work
hapless
Unlucky
117 terms
GRE hard words
solicitous
spurious
arrogate
venal
desirous, careful
false
claim unwarrantedly
mercenary
solicitous
desirous, careful
spurious
false
10 terms
Hard GRE words
forbear
recreant
peremptory
objurgate
abstain
cowardly
leaving no opportunity for refusal
upbraid
forbear
abstain
recreant
cowardly
117 terms
GRE hard words
solicitous
spurious
arrogate
venal
desirous, careful,... concerned, attentive (Jim, laid up in bed…
false
Claim or take presumptuously or without the right to do so
mercenary, corruption
solicitous
desirous, careful,... concerned, attentive (Jim, laid up in bed…
spurious
false
307 terms
GRE 500 Hard Words
abeyance
aboveboard
abscission
abscond
temporary suspension
honest
cutting off; sudden termination
depart suddenly and secretively
abeyance
temporary suspension
aboveboard
honest
364 terms
Gre Words (Hard)
Fidelity
Menacing
Dissent
Frenetic
Loyalty; faithfulness
Suggesting the presence of danger; threatening
Disagreement; having opinions that are different from others
Fast and energetic in a rather wild and uncontrolled way
Fidelity
Loyalty; faithfulness
Menacing
Suggesting the presence of danger; threatening
196 terms
Hard GRE Words
chicanery
trickery or deception by quibbling or…
indigenous
originating in and characteristic of a…
deception by means of craft or guile
chicanery
(adj.) originating in the country or region where found, nati…
indigenous
chicanery
deception by means of craft or guile
trickery or deception by quibbling or…
chicanery
260 terms
GRE hard words
Crestfallen
Meteoric
rash
pellucid
disappointed
very rapid
reckless
easy to understand (lucid)
Crestfallen
disappointed
Meteoric
very rapid
275 terms
GRE Missed Words (Hard)
politic
polyglot
precis
preternatural
tactful or diplomatic
composed of many languages
a summary
supernatural
politic
tactful or diplomatic
polyglot
composed of many languages
11 terms
GRE Word Groups: Hard-Hearted
Asperity
Baleful
Dour
Fell
Hard-Hearted- sharpness; roughness; severity (of temper or we…
Hard-Hearted- deadly or sinister; Threatening harm; menacing=…
Hard-Hearted- Relentlessly severe, stern, or gloomy in manner…
Hard-Hearted- Of terrible evil or ferocity; deadly=sorcerers…
Asperity
Hard-Hearted- sharpness; roughness; severity (of temper or we…
Baleful
Hard-Hearted- deadly or sinister; Threatening harm; menacing=…
100 terms
GRE Hard Words (7)
blight
airtight
distraught
pundit
v.(使)枯萎:affect; 损害:impair
adj.无瑕疵的:no, flaw; 密封的,不透气的:impermeable to air
adj.精神狂乱的,极疯狂的:agitated, insane
n.权威人士,专家:opinions authoritative
blight
v.(使)枯萎:affect; 损害:impair
airtight
adj.无瑕疵的:no, flaw; 密封的,不透气的:impermeable to air
100 terms
GRE Hard Words (9)
refractory
perfunctory
desultory
peremptory
adj.倔强的,不顺从的:resisting control
adj.例行公事的,敷衍的:superficially;不感兴趣的:lacking in interest
adj.无计划的,无目的的:lacking plan;令人失望的:disappointing
adj.不容反抗的:not allowing contradiction;爱发号施令的:ordering people;傲…
refractory
adj.倔强的,不顺从的:resisting control
perfunctory
adj.例行公事的,敷衍的:superficially;不感兴趣的:lacking in interest
100 terms
GRE Hard Words (10)
scrimp
imposter
splutter
palaver
vi.节俭:avoid waste
n.骗子,冒名顶替者:one that assumes false identity
vi.急切而不清楚地说:hastily and incoherently
n.对话,交流:exchange of views;vi.闲聊:profusely or idly
scrimp
vi.节俭:avoid waste
imposter
n.骗子,冒名顶替者:one that assumes false identity
100 terms
GRE Hard Words (2)
irradicable
permeable
ineffable
friable
adj.不能根除的:impossible to destroy
adj.可滲透的:capable of being penetrated
adj.难以表达的:incapable of being expressed
adj.易碎的:easily crumbled
irradicable
adj.不能根除的:impossible to destroy
permeable
adj.可滲透的:capable of being penetrated
100 terms
GRE Hard Words (8)
disconcert
retort
contort
extort
vt.使不安:disturb
n.(尤指机智的)回应,回答:quick, witty reply
vt.扭曲:twist
vt.勒索:force, intimidation
disconcert
vt.使不安:disturb
retort
n.(尤指机智的)回应,回答:quick, witty reply
100 terms
GRE Hard Words (5)
jettison
halcyon
blazon
adjourn
vt.丢弃,投弃:cast
adj.宁静的:free from;繁荣的,丰富的:affluent
vt.使知名:make known openly;v. 修饰,装扮:make more attractive
vi.延期,休会:suspend;
jettison
vt.丢弃,投弃:cast
halcyon
adj.宁静的:free from;繁荣的,丰富的:affluent
100 terms
GRE Hard Words (6)
contumacious
pertinacious
rapacious
veracious
adj.不服从的,倔强的:disobedient
adj.顽固的:sticking to an opinion
adj.食量大的,贪食的:huge appetite;过度贪婪的:covetous
adj.诚实的,说实话的:telling the truth;精确的,准确的:precise
contumacious
adj.不服从的,倔强的:disobedient
pertinacious
adj.顽固的:sticking to an opinion
100 terms
GRE Hard Words (4)
vituperate
inveterate
denigrate
corroborate
vt.谩骂,责骂:abuse or censure
adj.积习的:firmly established
vt.诋毁,污蔑:scornfully
vt.用证据或权威证实:support with evidence;为...提供证据,支持:provide evidence
vituperate
vt.谩骂,责骂:abuse or censure
inveterate
adj.积习的:firmly established
100 terms
GRE Hard Words (3)
malaise
apprise
obtuse
reprobate
n.不舒服:bodily discomfort
v.通知:inform
adj.愚钝的:not having an ability to absorb ideas readily
n.堕落者:unprincipled person;adj.堕落的:morally corrupt;vt.谴责:conde…
malaise
n.不舒服:bodily discomfort
apprise
v.通知:inform
100 terms
GRE Hard Words (1)
subterfuge
panache
sequela
stigma
n.诡计,托辞(尤指为逃避困难、责任、失败):... An excuse or trick for escaping or hi…
n.炫耀:flamboyance
n.结果:a secondary result
n.耻辱,污名:a mark of shame
subterfuge
n.诡计,托辞(尤指为逃避困难、责任、失败):... An excuse or trick for escaping or hi…
panache
n.炫耀:flamboyance
49 terms
GRE Hard words
Ameliorate
Anachronism
Ardor
Chauvinist
Make better
Out of his time
Intense passionate feeling
Prejudiced
Ameliorate
Make better
Anachronism
Out of his time
32 terms
GRE Hard Words
desultory
demur
diffidence
complaisance
lacking a plan, purpose, or enthusiasm
to question or oppose
modesty or shyness
obliging
desultory
lacking a plan, purpose, or enthusiasm
demur
to question or oppose
12 terms
Hard gre words
Arbitrate
Audacious
Caustic
Candid
Judge a dispute
Fearless
Biting wit
Honest in speech
Arbitrate
Judge a dispute
Audacious
Fearless
64 terms
GRE review: Set hard words
Apocryphal
Whimsical
Indisposed
Derision
adj. of dubious authenticity or origin; spurious; Lacking aut…
adj. subject to odd ideas, notions, or fancies; playful; unpr…
adj. slightly ill; disinclined to do something
n. ridicule; scorn; contemptuous treatment
Apocryphal
adj. of dubious authenticity or origin; spurious; Lacking aut…
Whimsical
adj. subject to odd ideas, notions, or fancies; playful; unpr…
97 terms
Hard GRE Words
stopgap
brook
mitigate
paragon
temporary fix
to tolerate or condone
to lessen the impact of, to make less severe
to hold up as an exemplar
stopgap
temporary fix
brook
to tolerate or condone
39 terms
GRE Hard Words
Natty
Refulgent
Paean
Recombant
Dapper
Shining
Song/expression of praise
Resting
Natty
Dapper
Refulgent
Shining
13 terms
hard gre words
discordant
incoherent
despondent
illusory
conflicting
illogical
depressed
deceiving
discordant
conflicting
incoherent
illogical
12 terms
GRE Vocab: Hard Words
Pusillanimous
Jujure
Demarcate
Inveterate
Showing lack of courage or determination
Naive, simplistic, superificial
Set boundaries or limits; separate
Long established and unlikely to change
Pusillanimous
Showing lack of courage or determination
Jujure
Naive, simplistic, superificial
364 terms
Gre Words (Hard)
Fidelity
Menacing
Dissent
Frenetic
Loyalty; faithfulness
Suggesting the presence of danger; threatening
Disagreement; having opinions that are different from others
Fast and energetic in a rather wild and uncontrolled way
Fidelity
Loyalty; faithfulness
Menacing
Suggesting the presence of danger; threatening
52 terms
GRE Hard Words
appropriate
incontrovertible
obstinate
ossify
take forcefully
undisputable
stubborn
harden
appropriate
take forcefully
incontrovertible
undisputable
8 terms
Hard GRE words
Imprudent
Impertinent
Inveterate
Bilk
Rude
Rude
Long established
Cheat, defraud
Imprudent
Rude
Impertinent
Rude
224 terms
gre word hard
effusive
ratifiction
condescending
discommodious
Emotionally unrestrained; gushy; ... Overflowing with words or f…
the process giving legal or offical approval to something
Treating people as weak or inferior; ... possessing an attitude…
Lacking space; not roomy, unsuitable; ... inconvenient
effusive
Emotionally unrestrained; gushy; ... Overflowing with words or f…
ratifiction
the process giving legal or offical approval to something
59 terms
my gre hard words (I-Z)
obdurate
recalcitrant
recant
refractory
stubborn
Stubbornly disobedient, resisting authority
Withdraw, retract, or disavow something one has previously sa…
hard or impossible to manage; stubbornly disobedient.
obdurate
stubborn
recalcitrant
Stubbornly disobedient, resisting authority
GRE Hard Words of Manhattan
Abreast
Keep abreast of
Abyss
Accede
Side-by-side
Well versed in, be up to date with, conversant with
Fissure, gorge, crevasse, chasm; a difficult situation that b…
agree, assent... (He gorgeously accede to our request)... ( Prince…
Abreast
Side-by-side
Keep abreast of
Well versed in, be up to date with, conversant with
91 terms
GRE 2016 - Hard Words
choleric
lugubrious
dilettante
temerity
(adj.) easily made angry, bad-tempered
Mournful, gloomy (sometimes in an exaggerated way)
someone with an amateurish and superficial interest in a topic
(n.) rashness, boldness
choleric
(adj.) easily made angry, bad-tempered
lugubrious
Mournful, gloomy (sometimes in an exaggerated way)
105 terms
Hard GRE Words #2
Estimable
Exacerbate
Exculpate
Exponent
Esteemed
Make worse
Clear from guilt or blame
An advocate
Estimable
Esteemed
Exacerbate
Make worse
8 terms
GRE "hard hearted" words
asperity
baleful
dour
mordant
noun... harshness of tone or manner.
adjective... threatening harm; menacing.
adjective... relentlessly severe, stern, or gloomy in manner or…
adjective... (especially of humor) having or showing a sharp or…
asperity
noun... harshness of tone or manner.
baleful
adjective... threatening harm; menacing.
20 terms
kaplan my gre hard words
OROTUND
TAWDRY
SULLY
VERNAL
pompous
gaudy, cheap,or showy
to tarnish; taint
related to spring; fresh
OROTUND
pompous
TAWDRY
gaudy, cheap,or showy
166 terms
GRE -hard
Abeyance
Abstain
Abyss
Acme
temporary suppression or suspension... The baseball game was hel…
to choose not to do something... Before the medical procedure, y…
an extremely deep hole... The submarine dove into the abyss to c…
highest points, summit, the highest level or degree attainabl…
Abeyance
temporary suppression or suspension... The baseball game was hel…
Abstain
to choose not to do something... Before the medical procedure, y…
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
19 terms
my gre hard words (D)
deference
delineate
denigrate
deride
Respect
To describe accurately
to attack the reputation of; to speak ill of
To ridicule
deference
Respect
delineate
To describe accurately
79 terms
Hard GRE Words #3
Quibble
Quotidian
Recluse
Relegate
To evade something more important
Daily/ordinary
A person who lives in seclusion
Send or commit to an inferior place, rank, condition; assign…
Quibble
To evade something more important
Quotidian
Daily/ordinary
95 terms
Hard GRE Words #1
Abdicate
Aberrant
Abhor
Abate
Give up the throne
Abnormal
Detest
Reduce/diminish
Abdicate
Give up the throne
Aberrant
Abnormal
38 terms
GRE Magoosh - hard words to memorize
bearable
excessive
irked
intimation
Something is difficult to deal with; insufferable
exorbitant ;going beyond what is usual
annoy
indirect suggestion
bearable
Something is difficult to deal with; insufferable
excessive
exorbitant ;going beyond what is usual
73 terms
GRE Tested Word Definitions (Hard)
Parsimonious
Prolix
Obstreperous
Spendthrift
Careful with finances, stingy
Using too many words
Noisy and difficult to control
Someone who spends money wastefully
Parsimonious
Careful with finances, stingy
Prolix
Using too many words
20 terms
my kaplan gre hard words (20)
bilk
blight
blithe
nuance
cheat; defraud
1. (n.) a plague, disease (The potato blight destroyed the ha…
free-spirited; carefree
something subtle; a fine shade of meaning
bilk
cheat; defraud
blight
1. (n.) a plague, disease (The potato blight destroyed the ha…
15 terms
GRE hard
tractable
endemic
repudiate
penury
Easily managed or controlled; obedient; malleable, amenable,…
indigenous, inherent, belonging to an area
disown; refuse to be associated with; abjure
poverty; insufficiency
tractable
Easily managed or controlled; obedient; malleable, amenable,…
endemic
indigenous, inherent, belonging to an area
93 terms
Hard GRE Words: Tier 2
ostensible
orotund
specious
canard
apparent
pompous
deceptively attractive; seemingly plausible but fallacious
a lie
ostensible
apparent
orotund
pompous
349 terms
hard gre
raconteur
perspicacious
probity
begrudge
storyteller
very insightful
integrity
envy
raconteur
storyteller
perspicacious
very insightful
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