GRE Word List


kindly; favorable; not malignant (disease); Ex. benign tumor

The meaning of the word benign is kindly; favorable; not malignant (disease); Ex. benign tumor.

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unregeneratemaking no attempt to change one's bad practices
embezzlementtaking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)
realmkingdom; field or sphere; Ex. not within the realms of possibility
glowshine brightly without a flame (as of eyes or metals); show redness and heat (in the face) after hard work or because of strong feelings; N: light produced by a heated body; brilliance of a color
kindredrelated; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
ideologysystem of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
amorphousformless; lacking shape or definition
acerbitybitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
exuberanceoverflowing abundance; joyful enthusiasm; flamboyance; lavishness; ADJ. exuberant: high-spirited and lively; growing abundantly and strongly
healthfulconducive to good health; Ex. healthful mountain air