GRE Word List
Essential English Words with Meaning and Sentences #1
Essential English Words with Meanin...
The meaning of the word anticlimax is letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting.
|anthropomorphic||having human form or characteristics|
|drivel||nonsense; foolishness; V: talk nonsense|
|amorphous||formless; lacking shape or definition|
|sift||put through a sieve to separate fine from coarse particles; sort or examine carefully|
|choleric||hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera|
|magisterial||authoritative; imperious; commanding; of a magistrate; Ex. magisterial study of Roman law; Ex. magisterial manner|
|choice||delicate; of very fine quality|
|compulsory||obligatory; that must be done|
|tender||offer formally; extend; Ex. tender one's resignation/the exact fare; N: formal offer; money; Ex. legal tender; ADJ: young and vulnerable; sensitive to the touch; sore; soft; delicate; Ex. child of tender years; Ex. tender wound|
|vouch||give a personal guarantee; Ex. I can vouch for his integrity; N. voucher|