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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. 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