GRE Word List


counterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview

The meaning of the word bogus is counterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview.

Random words

stratumlayer of earth's surface; layer of society; PL. strata
firebrandpiece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble
redressremedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
blusterblow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
unconscionableunscrupulous; not guided by conscience; excessive; beyond reason; Ex. unconscionable demand
crassvery unrefined; grossly insensible; crude and undiscriminating; Ex. crass behavior
eccentricirregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
concuragree; coincide; happen at the same time
pivotalof a pivot; central; critical; crucial
barbsharp projection from fishhook, arrow, or other object; openly cutting remark