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GRE High Frequency Words Vocab

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1. Troubling burdensome

2. Docile; obedience; easily led

3. Hardship

4. Discreet; prudent; careful

5. To calm or soothe; to reduce in emotional intesity

6. Of the world; typical of or concerned w/the ordinary

7. Sad - sullen

8. Able to meet financial obligations; able to dissolve another substance

9. To grow rapidly or flourish

10. Extreme respect and reverence; worship

11. Implied but no directly stated; tacit

12. Easily angered

13. Matching; corresponding or proportionate in degree - size - or amount

14. To flatter or praise excessively

15. Poverty; destitution

16. Hidden - clandestine

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

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

19. Stubbornly opinionated

20. Charitable and kind in action

21. An informed and astute judge in matters of taste; expert

22. Active bodily or mental strength or energy; force

23. yield; submit; bow

24. A speech honoring the dead

25. Dispersed or scattered; not centralized

26. To moderate or soothe

27. The act of returning something to its proper owner - or of compensating the owner for the loss of such an item; reparation

28. To give notice to; to inform

29. A person or thing that causes change

30. Strenuous - taxing

31. Stillness; motionless; quality of being at rest

32. Insincere; lacking in honesty

33. Improvised; done without preparation

34. A quirk particular to a group or individual

35. Dull; lacking vitality or luminosity

36. Attacking cherished beliefs; heretical; heterodox

37. Carefree; merry

38. Extremely talkative

39. To force out; to discharge

40. A system in which individuals or things are ranked in a particular order

41. To restrain; to be sparing or frugal

42. A thin - flexible film of tissue that covers or lines an organ

43. To make right or fix; correct

44. To guarantee or make certain

45. Shrink in fear - cringe

46. Very learned; scholarly

47. Obstinately defiant of authority; difficult to manage

48. The art or study of effect use of language for communication and persuasion

49. Relevant; germane

50. An intense feeling of dislike or disgust