GRE Word List

BASE

contemptible; morally bad; inferior in value or quality; Ex. base motives/conduct; Ex. base metal such as iron

The meaning of the word base is contemptible; morally bad; inferior in value or quality; Ex. base motives/conduct; Ex. base metal such as iron.

Random words

WordMeaning
enamoredin love; Ex. enamored of his own beauty; V. enamor: inspire with love
centrifugalradiating; departing from the center
mireentangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
avalanchegreat mass of falling snow and ice
amisswrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
indolentlazy
moribunddying; at the point of death; CF. death
menacethreat; V: threaten
dofftake off; OP. don
regicidemurder of a king or queen