GRE Word List


an often restless or transitory warmth of feeling

The meaning of the word ardor is an often restless or transitory warmth of feeling.

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mercenaryone that serves merely for wages
husbandrythe cultivation or production of plants or animals : agriculture
vertebrateany of a subphylum (Vertebrata) of chordates that comprises animals (such as mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fishes) typically having a bony or cartilaginous spinal column which replaces the notochord, a distinct head containing a brain which arises as an enlarged part of the nerve cord, and an internal usually bony skeleton and that includes some primitive forms (such as lampreys) in which the spinal column is absent and the notochord persists throughout life
littera covered and curtained couch provided with shafts and used for carrying a single passenger
belligerentinclined to or exhibiting assertiveness, hostility, or combativeness
crabbedmarked by a forbidding moroseness
decoya pond into which wildfowl are lured for capture
bigota person who is obstinately or intolerantly devoted to his or her own opinions and prejudices
odoroushaving an odor: such as
welta strip between a shoe sole and upper through which they are stitched or stapled together