GRE Word List


peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement

The meaning of the word amicable is peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement.

Random words

plenary(of power) complete; full; fully attended by all qualified members; Ex. plenary power
hubbubconfused uproar; loud noise; din
banteringjoking talk; good-naturedly ridiculing; N.V. banter
retaliaterepay in kind (usually for bad treatment); V. retaliate
multiplicitystate of being numerous or multiple; large number; Ex. multiplicity of details; ADJ. multiple: of more than one element
polarizesplit into opposite extremes or camps
expostulationprotest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
eclipsedarken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
aspireseek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership