GRE Word List


the bottom of something considered as its support : foundation

The meaning of the word base is the bottom of something considered as its support : foundation.

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tendto exhibit an inclination or tendency : conduce
severto put or keep apart : divide
cornucopiaa curved, hollow goat's horn or similarly shaped receptacle (such as a horn-shaped basket) that is overflowing especially with fruit and vegetables (such as gourds, ears of corn, apples, and grapes) and that is used as a decorative motif emblematic of abundance
perfunctorycharacterized by routine or superficiality : mechanical
rapaciousexcessively grasping or covetous
impregnableincapable of being taken by assault : unconquerable
facsimilean exact copy
insolencethe quality or state of being insolent
ruddyhaving a healthy reddish color