GRE Essential Vocabulary

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young

wraith

wordy

without

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while spread

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whereas

welfare

waver

waspish

vortex

voluntary

volume

volatile

vituperation

vituperate

vitriolic

vitiate

visual

vision

visible

virtual

violate

vindicate

vicarious

via

vexing

version

verity

verbose

veracious

venerate

venal

vehicle

vary

valid

vacillate

utilize

untoward

unstinting

unique

unify

uniform

undulating

undertake

undermine

underlie

undergo

unctuous

unanimous

umbrage

ultimate

tyro

tyrannical

turpitude

turgid

turbid

truism

truculent

trite

trigger

trepidation

trend

trenchant

traumatic

transport

transmit

transit

transform

transfer

tradition

trace

torpid

topic

tirade

timorous

threnody

thesis

thereby

there

theory

theme

terse

terminate

tense

tendentious

temporary

temporal

temperate

teeter

technology

technique

technical

task

target

tape

tantamount

talisman

taciturn

synopsis

synchronous

synchronize

synagogue

symbol

syllabus

sustenance

sustain

suspend

susceptible

survive

survey

supplement

supplement

summary

sum

sufficient

succinct

successor

substitute

subsidy

subsequent

subordinate

submit

style

stultify

structure

stress

strategy

straightforward

stoic

status

statistics

stalwart

stable

spurious

sphere

specious

specify

specific

spartan

source

sordid

soothe

sonorous

somewhat

sole

sojourn

so-called

sluggish

slothful

slake

site

sinuous

sincere

simulated

simulate

simper

similar

significant

sidle

shift

shift

sex

serrated

series

sequence

sepulchral

sententious

select

seek

secure

sector

section

scope

scissors

scion

scheme

schedule

scenario

scathing

satiate

sardonic

salutary

salubrious

salacious

rue

route

roll

riposte

rigid

rift

ribald

rhetoric

revise

revile

reverse

revenue

reveal

retrograde

retain

restrict

restrain

restore

respond

respite

resource

resolve

resolution

reside

research

rescind

require

reprove

reproof

reprobate

reprehend

rent

renitent

renege

remove

remorse

remonstrate

remission

rely

reluctance

relevant

release

relax

reject

reiterate

reinforce

reincarnation

regulate

regret

register

regime

refractory

refine

redress

recur

recreant

recover

recondite

reclaim

recidivist

recidivism

recant

recant

recalcitrant

rebuke

rebel

rebarbative

react

raucous

strident

rationale

rational

ratio

rapacious

range

random

rancour

raillery

radical

quotidian

quote

quintessence

quiescent

querulous

qualitative

putrid

pusillanimous

pursue

purchase

publish

publicize

publication

psychology

providential

protocol

prospect

proselyte

prosaic

proportion

proponent

propitious

propitiate

propitiate

promote

prolix

project

prohibit

prognosticate

progenitor

professional

prodigal

proclivity

process

probity

privatize

priority

prior

principle

principal

prime

primary

previous

prevaricate

presume

prescient

presage

preliminary

predominant

predict

predecessor

precursor

preclude

precise

precise

precipitate

precipitate

precipice

precept

precede

preamble

practitioner

potential

positive

pose

portion

portentous

portentous

policy

platitude

plaintive

placate

pithy

pique

physical

phlegmatic

philosophy

philanthropic

philanderer

phenomenon

phase

petulant

pettish

peruse

perusal

perspicacious

perspective

persist

perplexing

pernicious

periphrastic

peripatetic

period

perfidy

perfidious

perennial

peremptory

peregrination

percipient

percentage

percent

perceive

perambulator

penurious

penultimate

pellucid

pedestrian

pedagogue

passive

partner

partisan

participate

participate

parameter

parallel

paragraph

paradoxical

paradigm

panel

palliate

pacify

oversees

overlap

overblown

overall

output

outcome

otherwise

ostensible

oscillate

orifice

oriented

option

optimum

opprobrium

opaque

on-the-whole

on-going

oligarchy

offset

odium

odious

odd

occur

occupy

occlude

obvious

obviate

obtain

obstinate

obsequies

obscure

obloquy

oblique

objurgate

objective

obdurate

nuclear

noxious

novitiate

novitiate

notwithstanding

notion

normal

norm

nonetheless

noisome

noisome

nevertheless

neutral

network

neophyte

negate

nasty

nascent

naïve

nag

mutual

munificent

munificent

mundane

mourning

motive

morose

moribund

mordant

mordant

mordacious

monitor

monarchy

mollify

modify

mode

mitigate

miserly

misanthropic

misanthrope

mirage

minor

miniscule

minimum

minimize

minimal

minatory

millennium

military

migrate

method

mercurial

mercenary

mentor

mendacious

melodious

melancholy

meditate

mediate

media

media

mechanism

meander

maximise

mature

martinet

margin

manual

manipulate

malice

malevolent

major

maintain

mainstay

magnanimous

magnanimous

macabre

lull

lugubrious

ludicrous

lucid

loquacious

logic

locate

loathing

litigate

link

limpid

likewise

licentious

license

libidinous

libertine

liberal

levy

levity

lethargic

legitimate

legislate

legal

lecture

layer

laudatory

latitude

lassitude

largess

languid

lament

lament

lambaste

laconic

lackadaisical

labyrinth

labour

label

knell

kismet

justify

journal

job

itinerant

itinerant

item

issue

isolate

irascible

irascible

involve

invoke

invidious

investigate

investigate

invest

intransigent

intractable

intervene

interval

interstice

interregnum

interpret

internal

intermediate

interact

intense

intelligence

integrity

integral

insure

instruct

institute

instance

inspect

insipid

insincere

insight

insidious

insert

inscrutable

input

innovate

injurious

injured

initiate

initial

iniquity

inimical

inhibit

inhibit

inherent

ingenuous

infrastructure

infer

inexorable

inevitable

inert

induce

indubitable

indolent

individual

indisputable

indigent

indicate

index

incursion

increment

incredible

increase

income

incline

incisive

incision

incipient

incidence

inchoate

incessant

incentive

incentive

incarnation

incantation

inbeing

Innamorato

in cooperate

impugn

impose

imply

implicit

implicate

implement

implacable

impetuous

imperious

impede

impecunious

impact

immigrate

imaginative

image

ignorance

idiosyncrasy

ideology

identify

identical

iconoclast

hypothesis

hypocrite

hostile

horizon

hinder

highlight

hierarchy

hiatus

hence

hegemonic

hector

headlong

harmonious

harbinger

harangue

hackneyed

gyrate

gullible

guile

guideline

guarantee

grant

grandiloquent

grade

goal

globe

gibe jocular

genre

generation

generate

gender

gaucherie

garrulous

garage

gainsay

furthermore

fundamental

fund

function

fulsome

fratricide

frankness

framework

foundation

found

fortuitous

fortnight

forthcoming

formula

format

forlorn

forefend

forage

foible

focus

fluctuate

flippant

flexible

fledgling

fissure

finite

finance

final

filial

file

fey

fetter

fetid

fetid

fervid

fell

feigned

fee

federal

feature

fealty

fatuous

fanny

fallacious

factor

factitious

facsimile

facilitate

facetious

extract

extol

external

expose

export

exploit

explicit

expiate

expert

expatiate

expand

exorcise

exonerate

exhort

exhibit

excursion

exculpate

excoriate

exclusive

exclude

exclaim

exceed

exacerbate

evolve

evident

evident

eventual

evaluate

euphonious

eulogize

ethnic

ethic

esurient

estate

establish

espouse

esoteric

erudite

ersatz

error

erroneous

erode

eradicate

equivocate

equivalent

equity

equitable

equipment

equip

equate

equanimity

epoch

epigram

ephemeral

eon

environment

entity

ensure

enormous

enmity

enjoin

enigmatic

enhance

engender

enforce

enervate

energy

endogamous

encumber

encourage

encounter

encomium

enchant

enamoured

enable

emulate

empirical

emphasis

emerge

emancipate

eloquent

eliminate

element

elegy

elegiac

edit

economy

eclectic

eccentric

dynamic

duration

duplicity

dudgeon

droll

dramatic

drama

draft

dour

dominate

domestic

domain

dolorous

dolour

doleful

dogmatic

document

doctrinaire

divorce

diurnal

dither

distribute

distort

distinct

distaff

dissonant

dissipated

dissemble

dispose

display

displace

disparage

disingenuous

disinclination

discursive

discriminate

discrete

discrete

discrete

discreet

discord

disconsolate

discomfort

disclose

disclaim

disciple

din

diminish

dimension

dilettante

diffident

diffidence

differentiate

dictum

diatribe

devote

deviate

detestation

detect

destitute

despotic

despite

design

descry

derive

derisive

deride

depress

depraved

deny

denounce

denote

demur

demonstrate

demise

deleterious

defunct

definite

define

defile

defer

defamation

deduce

decry

decline

decline

deceive

decamp

decadent

decade

debit

debauchery

debate

dauntless

data

cycle

curtail

curt

cursory

cursory

cursive

curriculum

currency

curmudgeon

culture

cryptology

cryptography

cryptic

crypt

crucial

criticize

criterion

criteria

credulous

credulity

credo

credit

credit

credentials

creation

create

craven

covetous

courier

courageous

couple

counterpart

countenance

corroborate

correspond

corporate

core

coordinate

cooperate

convince

convert

converse

converge

convene

controversy

contrition

contribute

contrast

contrary

contradict

contract

context

contemporary

contact

consume

consult

construct

constraint

constitute

constant

consist

considerable

consequent

consent

consanguine

connect

conjugal

conform

conflict

confirm

confine

confer

conduct

concurrent

concur

concordance

concord

conclude

conclude

conciliate

concept

concentric

concentrate

concentrate

conceive

concede

compute

compunction

comprise

comprehensive

compound

component

compliment

complex

complement

compile

compensate

compendium

compendious

compatible

compatible

commute

community

communicate

commodity

commit

commission

comments

commensurate

commence

collide

colleague

collapse

collaborate

coincidence

coincide

coherence

cogent

coerce

code

cloister

climax

clement

claustrophobia

clause

classic

clarify

clamor

civil

cite

circumvent

circumstances

circumstance

circumlocution

circumference

circumambulation

circuitous

circuit

churlish

chronometer

chronology

chronic

chortle

chicanery

chemical

chastise

chaste

chart

chapter

chant

channel

challenge

chagrin

cessation

certitude

centrist

centrifuge

cease

cavil

caustic

category

castigate

caste

cast

cascade

carousal

carom

carnivorous

carnival

carnage

careen

cardiac

capture

caption

capricious

capitulate

capital

capacity

capable

canny

candour

candid

canard

calumny

callow

cadaver

cacophony

burgeoning

bulk

bromide

brief

boring

bonus

bond

bona fide

bombastic

bolster

bold

biting

bipartisan

binocular

bilious

bilingual

bilateral

biennial

bias

bewilder

bereave

berate

benign

benevolent

benefit

benefit

beneficent

benediction

bemusing

bemoan

belligerent

belittle

belittle

belie

belabour

behalf

beginning

beginner

baneful

banal

baleful

bad mood

bacchanalian

axiom

awry

avaricious

available

autonomy

automatic

automate

autocrat

authority

authoritarian

author

auspicious

auspice

augur

audacious

atypical

attribute

attitude

attain

attach

atrophy

atheist

at-the-outset

astute

assure

assume

assuage

assist

assist

assign

assess

assemble

assay

aspersion

asperity

asperity

aspect

askance

ascetic

ascertain

ascertain

articulate

area

ardour

architect

archenemy

archaic

arcane

arbitrary

approximate

appropriate

approach

appreciate

appraise

append

appease

apparent

apothegm

apostle

apostasy

apology

apogee

apocryphal

apocryphal

apocalypse

aphorism

aperture

apathy

apace

antithetic

antiseptic

antipodal

antipathy

antipathy

antidote

anticipate

anticipate

antibody

anthropology

anthropocentric

anterior

anterior

antediluvian

antedate

antedate

antecedent

antecedent

antecedent

antebellum

antebellum

antagonism

anonymous

anomaly

anomaly

anomalous

annuity

annual

annual

anniversary

annals

animus

animosity

android

androgynous

androgen

ancillary

anathema

anarchy

analyze

analogy

anachronism

anachronism

anachronism

amulet

amphibian

amorous

amoral

amity

amicable

amiable

amenity

amend

ameliorate

ambush

ambulatory

ambulance

ambitious

ambiguous

ambiguous

ambiguous

ambient

ambidextrous

ambassador

amatory

amateur

amateur

altruistic

altruist

alternative

alternative

alter ego

alter

allocate

allegory

alien

alibi

alias

albeit

aid

agnostic

agitate

agile

aggregate

aggrandize

affect

advocate

advocate

advocate

adventitious

adulterate

adult

admonish

admire

administrate

adjust

adjoin

adjacent

adjacent

adhere

adequate

address

addict

adapt

adage

act

act quickly

acrimonious

acrid

acquit

acquire

acknowledge

acidulous

acid

achieve

acerbic

acerbic

accurate

accumulate

accrue

accretion

accompany

accommodate

accolade

acclaim

accident

access

access

accent

abstruse

abstruse

abstract

abstract

abstinence

abstain

absolve

abrupt

abrogate

abridge

abortive

abolish

abnormal

abnegation

abnegate

abjure

abhorrence

abhor

abeyance

abet

aberration

aberrant

abduct

abdicate

abatement

abash

abandon

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