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GRE High Frequency Words Vocab

Subjects : gre, english, vocabulary
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Apt to break or crack due to a lack of elasticity; fragile






2. Misgivings; reservations; causes for hesitancy






3. To reprove; to express warning or disapproval






4. Small; lacking substance in degree - amount - or size






5. Calmness; serenity; peacefulness






6. Thick; sticky






7. To appease; to calm by making concessions






8. One who hates all other humans






9. Extreme respect and reverence; worship






10. Exceeding what is sufficient or necessary






11. Refusing to compromise






12. Steadfast and courageous






13. Hardship






14. Exonerate; to clear of blame






15. Harmless; causing no damage






16. Intended for or understood by a small - specific group






17. Outdated; associated with an earlier - perhaps more primitive time






18. Implied; not explicitly stated






19. Discerning and sensitive use of speech; diplomacy






20. To give notice to; to inform






21. Well-spoken; expressive; articulate






22. Characterized by extreme care and precision; attentive to detail






23. Genuine; not false or hypocritical






24. To use ambiguous language with a deceptive intent






25. Serving or intended to compel by force or authority






26. To imbue; to pour in; to introduce; to instill






27. Extremely talkative






28. Unorthodox; iconoclastic; dissenting from established dogma






29. Truthfulness; honesty






30. Not objective; based upon internal perceptions rather than upon unprejudiced fact






31. To blacken; to belittle; to sully defame disparage






32. Not obvious; elusive - difficult to discern






33. Lavishness; an unnecessary or unrestrained spend esp. of funds






34. Deviating from the norm






35. A humorous imitation intended for ridicule or comic effect - esp. in literature and art






36. Boldness; impudence; arrogance






37. Naturally inclined; tending; likely






38. Cursory; done without care or interest






39. Shrewdness and craftiness; slyness






40. Happening by fortunate accident or chance






41. Lacking originality






42. Very learned; scholarly






43. To confirm; to provide additional support; verify






44. Severe criticism or punishment






45. To criticize severely to officially rebuke






46. The quality of being energized or filled with liveliness






47. Playful humorous






48. An intense feeling of dislike or disgust






49. The act of making an assumption or taking something for granted






50. Relating to or at an edge or boundary; minimal