GRE Word List


trinket; cheap jewel; trifle

The meaning of the word bauble is trinket; cheap jewel; trifle.

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decryexpress strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films
depositiontestimony under oath; deposing; dethroning
reputablerespectable; having a good reputation
totemanimal, plant, or natural object serving as a symbol of a clan or family; representation of this; Ex. totem pole
zealotone who is zealous; fanatic; person who shows excessive zeal
catastrophecalamity ; disaster
nullifymake invalid; make null; invalidate
personableattractive (in personality or appearance)
vagranthomeless wanderer
boundleap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound