GRE Word List


seeker after position or status

The meaning of the word aspirant is seeker after position or status.

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sonorousresonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
emollientsoothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
misanthropeone who hates mankind; misanthropist
pastesmooth viscous mixture as of flour(powder made by crushing grain) and water (used as an adhesive); V: cause to adhere by applying paste
abstainrefrain; withhold from participation; intentionally not use one's vote
remorsedeep regret for wrongdoing; guilt; self-reproach
rationalizemake rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
pell-mellin confusion; disorderly; Ex. dash pell-mell
elegypoem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac