GRE Word List

APPARENT

evident; easily seen or understood; appearing as such; Ex. apparent improvement

The meaning of the word apparent is evident; easily seen or understood; appearing as such; Ex. apparent improvement.

Random words

WordMeaning
pettytrivial; unimportant; very small; small-minded; petty-minded
pulserhythmical throbbing of arteries; brief sudden change in a normally constant quantity; V: pulsate
transitiongoing from one state of action to another
contextwritings preceding and following the passage quoted; circumstance in which an event occurs
paroxysmfit or attack of pain, laughter, rage; sudden outburst
festerrankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
avalanchegreat mass of falling snow and ice
requisitenecessary requirement; something required; ADJ: required; necessary
gnarledtwisted
coteriegroup that meets socially; select circle; close group of people with shared interests