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GRE High Frequency Words Vocab

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1. Doctrine or set of religious principles

2. Unoriginal; obtained from another source

3. To use ambiguous language with a deceptive intent

4. To trudge; to move slowly and heavily

5. Not vital or pertinent; irrelevant

6. Dispersed or scattered; not centralized

7. Not obvious; elusive - difficult to discern

8. To exist in agreement or conformity; harmonize

9. To plunge or drop straight down

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

11. State or quality of differing from the accepted norm; abnormality

12. Marked by ease or informality; nonchalant; lacking in depth; superficial

13. Inclined to change one'S mind impulsively; erratic; unpredictable

14. Lacking authenticity or validity; false; counterfeit

15. Brief; fleeting

16. To tend toward the same spot or outcome; inclining to join at an intersecting point

17. One who practices rigid self-denial esp in religious devotion

18. Deviating from the norm

19. To make or become less severe or intense; to moderate

20. Mysterious; obscure; difficult to understand

21. Acting with excessive haste or impulse

22. To aid by making easier

23. Brief and concise

24. Well-spoken; expressive; articulate

25. To inspect - determine - or correct the graduations of an instrument by comparing it to a standard

26. To make right or fix; correct

27. Dull; lacking vitality or luminosity

28. Disgrace; contempt; scorn

29. Loud and high-pitched; screeching

30. The parading of learning; excessive attention to minutiae and formal rules

31. To grow or increase swiftly and abundantly

32. Troubling burdensome

33. Departure or wandering away from the accepted standard

34. A speech honoring the dead

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

36. Without taste or flavor; lacking in spirits; bland

37. Contemptibly fainthearted - lacking any courage

38. Characterized by brightness and the emission of light

39. Misgivings; reservations; causes for hesitancy

40. Calmness; serenity; peacefulness

41. Faithfulness; loyalty

42. To abruptly and violently collapse inward

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

44. Carefree; merry

45. Silly inanely foolish

46. Honesty; frankness; sincerity

47. A harsh denunciation

48. Stubborn; hardheaded

49. To deliver a pompous speech or tirade

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