GRE Word List


essential quality; V: ascribe; explain

The meaning of the word attribute is essential quality; V: ascribe; explain.

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overturemusical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
parchmentwriting material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
affidavitwritten statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)
endearmake beloved; Ex. endear her to everyone; ADJ. dear: loved; cherished; high-priced
galaxylarge isolated system of stars, such as the Milky Way; collection of brilliant personalities
groovelong narrow channel made in a surface to guide the movement of something; Ex. groove of the record
gregarioussociable; (of an animal) tending to form a group
monographscholarly article
solacecomfort in sorrow or trouble; consolation; V: comfort or console in time of sorrow or trouble
viscous(of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency