GRE Word List


fit for growing crops; Ex. arable land

The meaning of the word arable is fit for growing crops; Ex. arable land.

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proprietyfitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary
verveenthusiasm (as in artistic performance or composition); liveliness; vigor
paradigmmodel; example that serves as a model; pattern; list of all the inflectional forms of a word
portendforetell; presage; be a sign or warning of; N. portent: sign; omen; forewarning
vendettablood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams
pithyconcise and meaningful; substantial; meaty
foresightability to foresee future happenings; prudence in providing for the future
insubordinationdisobedience; rebelliousness; ADJ. insubordinate
infernalpertaining to hell; devilish; N. inferno: place of fiery heat or destruction
destituteextremely poor; lacking means of subsistence; utterly lacking; devoid; Ex. destitute of any experience