GRE Word List


easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly

The meaning of the word affable is easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly.

Random words

braggartboaster; bragger
knitcontract into wrinkles; grow together; join together closely; make (a fabric or garment) by interwining yarn or thread; Ex. knit the brow; Ex. The bones should knit together in a few weeks.
palatialof or suitable for a palace; magnificent
subsidydirect financial aid by government, etc.; V. subsidize: assist with a subsidy
discombobulateddiscomposed; confused
prudentcautious; careful; prudential
rationalizemake rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
apextip; summit; climax; highest point
sleeperone that achieves unexpected success; something originally of little value or importance that in time becomes very valuable
harpingtiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously