GRE Word List

ARBOREAL

of or living in trees

The meaning of the word arboreal is of or living in trees.

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WordMeaning
cisternreservoir or water tank
proxyauthorized agent; authority to act for another
rankleirritate; fester; annoy
predatorpredatory animal or bird; predatory person; creature that seizes and devours another animal; person who robs or exploits others; ADJ. predatory: living by preying on other organisms; plundering; N. predation
choirgroup of people who sing together (esp. during religious services); place for choir
outrageact of extreme violence or viciousness; resentful anger; V: commit an outrage on; produce anger in; ADJ. outrageous: offensive
embellishadorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
fraughtfilled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
pertinaciousholding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
markednoticeable; targeted for vengeance or attack; Ex. marked improvement/man