GRE Word List

AGGREGATE

sum; total; ADJ. V: gather into a mass or whole; accumulate; add up to; Ex. aggregate 100 dollars

The meaning of the word aggregate is sum; total; ADJ. V: gather into a mass or whole; accumulate; add up to; Ex. aggregate 100 dollars.

Random words

WordMeaning
consolelessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
railcomplain bitterly; scold; rant; Ex. the weaker railing against injustices
crabbedsour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting
ironyhidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
artifactsobject made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced
forgecounterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
grovelcrawl or creep on ground; remain prostrate; behave in a servile manner
culvertartificial channel for water; drain crossing under a road
fatalismbelief that events are determined by forces or fates beyond one's control; ADJ. fatalistic; CF. fatal: causing death
provocativearousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation