GRE Word List

ARCANE

esoteric; secret; mysterious; known only to the initiated; Ex. arcane ritual; Ex. arcane process closed to the uninitiated listener

The meaning of the word arcane is esoteric; secret; mysterious; known only to the initiated; Ex. arcane ritual; Ex. arcane process closed to the uninitiated listener.

Random words

WordMeaning
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yokelrustic; country bumpkin;
toadyservile flatterer; yes man; sycophant; V: be a toady to; fawn
addendumaddition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)
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gratifyplease; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
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chapelsmall church (in a prison, college, or hospital)