GRE Word List

BENEFICIAL

helpful; useful; advantageous

The meaning of the word beneficial is helpful; useful; advantageous.

Random words

WordMeaning
interregnumperiod between two successive reigns or governments
onerousburdensome
nirvanain Buddhist teachings, the ideal state in which the individual loses himself in the attainment of an impersonal beatitude
insalubriousunwholesome; not healthful; Ex. insalubrious place
polarof a pole; characterized by opposite extremes; Ex. polar opposites
barefacedshameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having no covering on the face; Ex. barefaced lie
verbatimword for word; in the same words; repeating the actual words exactly
threadbareworn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; Ex. threadbare excuses
utopiaideal place, state, or society; ADJ. utopian
beneficialhelpful; useful; advantageous