GRE Word List

APPOSITE

appropriate; fitting

The meaning of the word apposite is appropriate; fitting.

Random words

WordMeaning
emaciatedthin and wasted (from hunger or illness)
adroitskillful (in using mind or hand)
permissiveallowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
morguemortuary; place where bodies are kept before burial or cremation
drasticstrong; violent and severe; Ex. drastic changes/measures
obsessiverelated to thinking about something constantly; of an obsession; preoccupying; N. obsession: compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea; compulsive idea; V. obsess: preoccupy the mind of excessively
accessibleeasy to approach; obtainable
trajectorypath taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
shootnew growth from a plant
varnishpaint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.