GRE Word List

ARBITRARY

unreasonable or capricious; random; tyrannical; Ex. arbitrary ruler

The meaning of the word arbitrary is unreasonable or capricious; random; tyrannical; Ex. arbitrary ruler.

Random words

WordMeaning
logrecord of a voyage or flight; record of day-to-day activities; section of a trunk; V.
toxicpoisonous; N. toxicity
ostentatiousshowy; trying to attract attention; pretentious; N. ostentation: showy display
knottyintricate; difficult; tangled; CF. knot
panoramicdenoting an unobstructed and comprehensive view; N. panorama: unbroken view of a wide area
tillerhandle used to move boat's rudder (to steer)
elysianrelating to paradise; blissful
douseplunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse
abhordetest; hate
draughtcurrent of air (through a room or to a fire); act of pulling roads; act of swallowing liquid or amount of liquid swallowed at a time