GRE Word List

ALLITERATION

the repetition of usually initial consonant sounds in two or more neighboring words or syllables (such as wild and woolly, threatening throngs)

The meaning of the word alliteration is the repetition of usually initial consonant sounds in two or more neighboring words or syllables (such as wild and woolly, threatening throngs).

Random words

WordMeaning
adamantunshakable or insistent especially in maintaining a position or opinion : unyielding
innovationa new idea, method, or device : novelty
unfalteringnot wavering or weakening : firm
intersticea space that intervenes between things
littera covered and curtained couch provided with shafts and used for carrying a single passenger
brochurepamphlet
embraceto clasp in the arms : hug
impotentnot potent : lacking in power, strength, or vigor : helpless
inanelacking significance, meaning, or point : silly
requisiteneeded for a particular purpose : essential