GRE Word List

ARSENAL

storage place for military equipment

The meaning of the word arsenal is storage place for military equipment.

Random words

WordMeaning
aureolesun's corona; halo; bright circle of light
broochornamental clasp; pin
incitearouse to action; goad; motivate; induce to exist; Ex. incite a riot/the crowd to rebellion
continenceself-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
euphemismmild expression in place of an unpleasant one; ADJ. euphemistic
miserlystingy; mean
pulchritudebeauty; comeliness; ADJ. pulchritudinous
mirageunreal reflection; optical illusion
embellishadorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
beliecontradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.