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My words GRE
hidebound
disdain
salubrious
incongruous
not willing to accept new or different ideas
a feeling of strong dislike or disapproval of someone or some…
(adj) healthful, promoting health
not proper, suitable, or in harmony
hidebound
not willing to accept new or different ideas
disdain
a feeling of strong dislike or disapproval of someone or some…
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My GRE words (b)
badger
baleful
banal
battery
(v) to annoy or pester
(a) threatening them
(a) unoriginal
(n) a large group of similar things
badger
(v) to annoy or pester
baleful
(a) threatening them
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My GRE words (all)
abase
abeyance
abreast
abscission
Degrade or humble; to lower in rank, status, or esteem, behav…
Temporary suspension, inactivity
Side-by-side. The more common "abreast of" means keeping up w…
Cutting off; sudden termination; the separation of leaves, pe…
abase
Degrade or humble; to lower in rank, status, or esteem, behav…
abeyance
Temporary suspension, inactivity
1,800 terms
My GRE words (all)
abase
abeyance
abreast
abscission
Degrade or humble; to lower in rank, status, or esteem, behav…
Temporary suspension, inactivity
Side-by-side. The more common "abreast of" means keeping up w…
Cutting off; sudden termination; the separation of leaves, pe…
abase
Degrade or humble; to lower in rank, status, or esteem, behav…
abeyance
Temporary suspension, inactivity
131 terms
my own GRE words
lascivious
preternatural
caustic
akimbo
lustful, wanton, goatish
out of the ordinary, exceptional, unusual
sarcastic; corrosive
with hands on the hips, or, flung out widely or haphazardly
lascivious
lustful, wanton, goatish
preternatural
out of the ordinary, exceptional, unusual
203 terms
My GRE Words
Alacrity
Prosaic
Veracity
Paucity
Eagerness
Dull, lacking imagination
Truthful
Lack of something
Alacrity
Eagerness
Prosaic
Dull, lacking imagination
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My GRE words
unscrupulous
prescience
soporific
intransigent
without scruples or principles.... unprincipled, unethical, imm…
the fact of knowing something before it takes place... farsighte…
sleep inducing, inducing mental lethargy
impervious to pleas, persuasion, requests, reason
unscrupulous
without scruples or principles.... unprincipled, unethical, imm…
prescience
the fact of knowing something before it takes place... farsighte…
My GRE Words
Alacrity
Prosaic
Veracity
Paucity
brisk and cheerful readiness.
having the style or diction of prose; lacking poetic beauty.
conformity to facts; accuracy.
the presence of something only in small or insufficient quant…
Alacrity
brisk and cheerful readiness.
Prosaic
having the style or diction of prose; lacking poetic beauty.
My GRE words
ambigous
ambivalent
conventional
debauchery
(of language) open to more than one interpretation; having do…
having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
based on or in accordance with what is generally done or beli…
excessive indulgence in sensual pleasures
ambigous
(of language) open to more than one interpretation; having do…
ambivalent
having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
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My GRE words
Abase
Abate
Abet
Burgeon
Degrade, humiliate, lower
Diminish, subside
Assist, usually in doing something wrong
Flourish
Abase
Degrade, humiliate, lower
Abate
Diminish, subside
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My GRE Words
extempore
cordiality
Undergird
Mulish
off the cuff, without notes
warmth and friendliness
To support, bolster
Stubborn, like a mule
extempore
off the cuff, without notes
cordiality
warmth and friendliness
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My gre words
Cuddle
Debutante
staunch
Stalwart
Embrace or hug
an upper-class young fashionable woman
Loyal - faithful
Loyal faithful
Cuddle
Embrace or hug
Debutante
an upper-class young fashionable woman
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My GRE Words
aberrant
abstemious
abeyance
acquiescent
abnormal
self-denial, not self-indulgent
state of suspension
without protest
aberrant
abnormal
abstemious
self-denial, not self-indulgent
102 terms
MY GRE WORDS 1
Extol
Inhabit
Subsist,subsistence
Confer
Middle English, from Latin extollere, from ex- + tollere to l…
Transitive verb with connotative meaning.... This towering gest…
He and his children eventually moved in with Orić's mother an…
Bestow, grant; make conference with.... His wife has been gone…
Extol
Middle English, from Latin extollere, from ex- + tollere to l…
Inhabit
Transitive verb with connotative meaning.... This towering gest…
1,304 terms
My GRE words (all)
abase
abeyance
abreast
abscission
Degrade or humble; to lower in rank, status, or esteem, behav…
Temporary suspension, inactivity
Side-by-side. The more common "abreast of" means keeping up w…
Cutting off; sudden termination; the separation of leaves, pe…
abase
Degrade or humble; to lower in rank, status, or esteem, behav…
abeyance
Temporary suspension, inactivity
83 terms
My GRE Words 3
Impute
Rebut
Divulge, disclose, reveal
Imprint
impute ... verb... he imputes selfish views to me ... ATTRIBUTE , asc…
v. Function: verb ... 1 ... Synonyms: FEND (off), hold off, keep o…
divulge... [dʌɪ'vʌldʒ, dɪ-]... verb [with obj.] make known (private…
1 : a mark created by pressing against a surface : something…
Impute
impute ... verb... he imputes selfish views to me ... ATTRIBUTE , asc…
Rebut
v. Function: verb ... 1 ... Synonyms: FEND (off), hold off, keep o…
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My GRE WORDS 4
Capacious
Barefaced
Titular
Homage
Spacious
shameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having…
in title or name only; nominal... More capacious than ponderous…
Honor or respect shown publicly... More capacious than ponderou…
Capacious
Spacious
Barefaced
shameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having…
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My GRE WORDS 2
Obsequious, slavish,lackey
Impertinent, insolent, rude
Germane, pertinent, / tangential
Bungling
While she was unfailingly ____________ to her superiors, such…
His disregard for convention results in quite a few impertine…
The judge admonished the counsel to keep closing arguments __…
And the company's stumble fits in with its pattern of bunglin…
Obsequious, slavish,lackey
While she was unfailingly ____________ to her superiors, such…
Impertinent, insolent, rude
His disregard for convention results in quite a few impertine…
My GRE word set 4
apocryphal (adj)
apogee (n)
apostate (n)
apotheosis (n)
of doubtful of questionable authenticity
farthest or highest point; culmination; zenith
one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs
elevation to godhood; an ideal example of something
apocryphal (adj)
of doubtful of questionable authenticity
apogee (n)
farthest or highest point; culmination; zenith
My GRE word set 2
adroit (adj)
adulation (n)
adulterate (v)
alacrity (n)
dexterous; deft; clever or skillful using the hands
excessive flattery or admiration
to make food or drink less pure by adding another substance t…
eager and enthusiastic willingness
adroit (adj)
dexterous; deft; clever or skillful using the hands
adulation (n)
excessive flattery or admiration
My GRE word set 3
amalgamate (v)
anachronistic (adj)
anathema (n)
antipathy (n)
to blend together into one, to unite
something out of its proper time
a hated, repellant person or thing; a formal curse
strong feelings against something (anti- against + pathos fee…
amalgamate (v)
to blend together into one, to unite
anachronistic (adj)
something out of its proper time
My GRE word set 12
celerity (n)
censure (v)
chary (adj)
chasten (v)
Speed
to officially criticize or rebuke;to punish; chastise, denoun…
cautious; wary; careful
to restrain or correct
celerity (n)
Speed
censure (v)
to officially criticize or rebuke;to punish; chastise, denoun…
My GRE word set 9
boisterous (adj)
bolster (v)
bombast (n)
boor (n)
loud, noisy, and unrestrained
to support, give a boost to;
pompous or pretentious speech or writting
a rude or insensitive person
boisterous (adj)
loud, noisy, and unrestrained
bolster (v)
to support, give a boost to;
My GRE words set 1
abjure (v)
aberrant (adj)
abrogate (v)
abstemious (adj)
to renounce or reject solemnly; to recant; to avoid
deviating from the norm
to repeal or do away with
eating and drinking in moderation
abjure (v)
to renounce or reject solemnly; to recant; to avoid
aberrant (adj)
deviating from the norm
My GRE word set 5
apprise (v)
approbation (n)
arabesque (n)
arcane (adj)
to give notice to; to inform
approval; praise
the style of an elaborate or intricate pattern; also a dance…
mysterious; esoteric
apprise (v)
to give notice to; to inform
approbation (n)
approval; praise
My GRE word set 10
cabal (n)
cachinnate (v)
cacophony (n)
cajole (v)
a scheme or plot; a group of plotters
to laugh loudly
Harsh, jarring noise
to persuade through flattery
cabal (n)
a scheme or plot; a group of plotters
cachinnate (v)
to laugh loudly
My GRE word set 8
baleful (adj)
beatify (v)
behemoth (n)
beleaguer (v)
Ominous, sinister, malign, dire
To make supremely happy.
something very large;an enormous animal or person
to surround; to besiege; to harass
baleful (adj)
Ominous, sinister, malign, dire
beatify (v)
To make supremely happy.
My GRE word set 6
ascetic (n)
aspersion (n)
assay (v)
assiduous (adj)
One who leads a simple life of self-denial
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
to test, analyze
hardworking, diligent
ascetic (n)
One who leads a simple life of self-denial
aspersion (n)
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
104 terms
My GRE Words3
shriek
pepper A with B
champion
charitable
尖叫
用B充滿A
支持 捍衛 為..而戰
慈善的
shriek
尖叫
pepper A with B
用B充滿A
My GRE word set 7
astringent (adj)
attenuate (v)
audacious (adj)
augury (n)
harsh; severe; stern; biting
to weaken or make thinner
daring and fearless; recklessly bold
omen; prophecy; indication
astringent (adj)
harsh; severe; stern; biting
attenuate (v)
to weaken or make thinner
81 terms
My GRE words 2
Intuit
Obscure
Decipher
Placate
To know that something is true, based on your feeling rather…
Not well known... Synonym : enigmatic, mysterious
To succeed in finding the meaning of something that is diffic…
To make somebody feel less angry about something
Intuit
To know that something is true, based on your feeling rather…
Obscure
Not well known... Synonym : enigmatic, mysterious
69 terms
My GRE words 1
Sophisticated
Diction
Inference
Stuck
Complex
The way that somebody pronounces words
Something that you can find out indirectly from what you alre…
Unable to move or to be moved - if you get stuck on a particu…
Sophisticated
Complex
Diction
The way that somebody pronounces words
40 terms
My Own GRE Words
Voluble
Vexed
Fulminate
Ennui
talking a lot in an energetic and rapid way... ex) After my gra…
annoyed or worried... ex) I was vexed when the doctor arrived f…
to complain loudly or angrily... ex) The disgruntled customer c…
a lack of spirit, enthusiasm, or interest... ex) Change to a mo…
Voluble
talking a lot in an energetic and rapid way... ex) After my gra…
Vexed
annoyed or worried... ex) I was vexed when the doctor arrived f…
66 terms
MY GRE WORDS 7
namely ... 即ち すなわち 取りも直さず とりもなおさず
Augur,inaugurate,inaugural,... Auger螺钻锥
Deploy:unfold
Barb... barb... /ˈbɑɚb/ noun , pl barbs […
to wit... to wit... formal ... — used before stating the specific t…
in·au·gu·rate... \i-ˈnȯ-gyə-ˌrāt, -gə-ˌrāt\ transitive verb... (-ra…
deploy... [dɪ'plɔɪ]... verb [with obj]... 1. move (troops) into positi…
barb ... n 尖刻的话;倒钩(箭或鱼钩的头上按反方向弯回去的钩) ... 【例】barb words 伤人的话 ... 【记】1)b…
namely ... 即ち すなわち 取りも直さず とりもなおさず
to wit... to wit... formal ... — used before stating the specific t…
Augur,inaugurate,inaugural,... Auger螺钻锥
in·au·gu·rate... \i-ˈnȯ-gyə-ˌrāt, -gə-ˌrāt\ transitive verb... (-ra…
87 terms
MY GRE WORDS 5
Confusables... Ramble , rumble... rumble... I…
Confusables... Mettlesome , meddlesome... m…
Envious +... Jealous-
Play second fiddle to someone or somet…
ramble... I... verb [no obj]... 1. walk for pleasure in the countrysid…
Mettle... n. Function: noun ... Synonyms: COURAGE, cojones, dauntl…
THE RIGHT WORD covetous, envious, jealous... Envious implies wan…
常用词组... fiddle while Rome burns... be concerned with relatively tri…
Confusables... Ramble , rumble... rumble... I…
ramble... I... verb [no obj]... 1. walk for pleasure in the countrysid…
Confusables... Mettlesome , meddlesome... m…
Mettle... n. Function: noun ... Synonyms: COURAGE, cojones, dauntl…
112 terms
MY GRE WORDS 6
Vet , veterinarian
Graze
Politic, prudent, wise
Incriminate... Dictates... incriminate... [ɪn'…
n. Function: verb ... Synonyms: SCRUTINIZE 1, canvass, check ov…
graze... I... /ˈgreız/ verb , graz·es, grazed, graz·ing... 1 a of an…
adj. Function: adjective ... 1 ... Synonyms: EXPEDIENT, advisable,…
Journalists writing under oppressive regimes face a challengi…
Vet , veterinarian
n. Function: verb ... Synonyms: SCRUTINIZE 1, canvass, check ov…
Graze
graze... I... /ˈgreız/ verb , graz·es, grazed, graz·ing... 1 a of an…
295 terms
My GRE words 12
phoneme... phon·eme / ˈfəuniːm; NAmE ˈfou…
un·earned... \"+\ adjective... Etymology: un…
ˈjudgment ˌcall noun (informal)... a deci…
murky ... adj 昏暗的;浑浊的;朦胧的=hazy ... 【记】murk(n…
morpheme... mor·pheme / ˈmɔːfiːm; NAmE ˈmɔːrf- /... noun... (grammar…
...
...
murk... n.... c.1300, myrke, from Old Norse myrkr "darkness," from…
phoneme... phon·eme / ˈfəuniːm; NAmE ˈfou…
morpheme... mor·pheme / ˈmɔːfiːm; NAmE ˈmɔːrf- /... noun... (grammar…
un·earned... \"+\ adjective... Etymology: un…
...
1,310 terms
GRE Words My list
introspection
philanthropist
antidote
strive
examining one's own thoughts and feelings
one who loves mankind
medicine used against a poison or a disease
to make great efforts, to struggle
introspection
examining one's own thoughts and feelings
philanthropist
one who loves mankind
26 terms
My GRE words
taciturn
loquacious
insinuate
mollify
: tending to be quiet : not speaking frequently... I went on sp…
: liking to talk and talking smoothly and easily... ... long-cu…
: to impart or suggest in an artful or indirect way : imply…
: to make (someone) less angry : to calm (someone) down... The…
taciturn
: tending to be quiet : not speaking frequently... I went on sp…
loquacious
: liking to talk and talking smoothly and easily... ... long-cu…
91 terms
MY GRE WORDS 10
Abeyance, bay WIDE OPEN,GAPE,YAWN... BAY…
la·tent... I. \ˈlā-tənt\ adjective... Etymo…
out·strip... \ˌau̇t-ˈstrip\ transitive ve…
synopsis TOGETHER SEEING... [sɪ'nɒpsɪs]... n…
Etymology: Middle English baye, from Anglo-French bai, perhap…
gardenia... gar·denia / gɑːˈdiːniə; NAmE gɑːrˈd- /... noun... a bush…
INSULA=ISLAND... insular,insularity... Isolate... Island... Peninsula, p…
attest TO WITNESS... [ə'tɛst]... verb ... 1. [with obj.] provide or se…
Abeyance, bay WIDE OPEN,GAPE,YAWN... BAY…
Etymology: Middle English baye, from Anglo-French bai, perhap…
la·tent... I. \ˈlā-tənt\ adjective... Etymo…
gardenia... gar·denia / gɑːˈdiːniə; NAmE gɑːrˈd- /... noun... a bush…
26 terms
My GRE words
Esoteric
Erudite
Auspicious
Belligerent
Understood by small group of people with specialized knowledg…
Scholarly, bookish
Favorable, promising
Hostile and aggressive
Esoteric
Understood by small group of people with specialized knowledg…
Erudite
Scholarly, bookish
13 terms
My GRE Words
Bloviating
Misconstruing
Augmenting
Proscription
Speaking in pompous manner
Misinterpreting
Increasing in size
Ban
Bloviating
Speaking in pompous manner
Misconstruing
Misinterpreting
my gre words
abstruse
acerbic
acute
adroit
difficult to understand; obscure
sharp and forthright
severe or shrewed
skillful in using the hands or mind
abstruse
difficult to understand; obscure
acerbic
sharp and forthright
375 terms
My GRE Words
japery
diffident
perfidy
frivolous
good natured mockery
somebody with lack of self-confidence
deceit,treachery
not serious in doing something
japery
good natured mockery
diffident
somebody with lack of self-confidence
19 terms
My GRE words
Insipid
Contemporary
Desultory
Histrionic
Lacking flavor; weak or tasteless
Belonging to or occuring in the present
lacking a plan, purpose, or enthusiasm
Theatrical; melodramatic
Insipid
Lacking flavor; weak or tasteless
Contemporary
Belonging to or occuring in the present
My GRE Words
Erudite
Desiccate
Laudable
Pedant
having or showing profound knowledge
lacking vitality or spirit: lifeless... to dry out
worthy of high praise
a person who pays more attention to book learning and rules t…
Erudite
having or showing profound knowledge
Desiccate
lacking vitality or spirit: lifeless... to dry out
21 terms
My GRE Words
Reticent
Taciturn
Voluble
Loquacious
Adj. 1:temporarily disinclined to talk... =untalkative... ~taciturn…
Adj. habitually reserved and uncommunicative... Syn. Buttoned-up…
Adj. chatty, commutative , communicatory, gabby, garrulous ,g…
Adj. chatty, gabby,garrulous ,gassy,talkative,talky,voluble... D…
Reticent
Adj. 1:temporarily disinclined to talk... =untalkative... ~taciturn…
Taciturn
Adj. habitually reserved and uncommunicative... Syn. Buttoned-up…
MY GRE Words
Piquant
Fastidiously
dilatory
onerous
(adj) stimulating to the taste or mind; spicy, pungent; appea…
very attentive to and concerned about accuracy and detail
intended to delay,... (adj.) tending to delay or procrastinate,…
troublesome and oppressive; burdensome
Piquant
(adj) stimulating to the taste or mind; spicy, pungent; appea…
Fastidiously
very attentive to and concerned about accuracy and detail
33 terms
My GRE words
Itinerant
Appropriate
Cant
Clamor
Nomad
Confiscate
Insincere talk, language of a particular group
Noisy outcry
Itinerant
Nomad
Appropriate
Confiscate
My GRE words
irrefutable
belittle
serene
chauvinism
certain
put somebody down in moral
peaceful
feeling of superiarity
irrefutable
certain
belittle
put somebody down in moral
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