GRE Word List


somewhat salty

The meaning of the word brackish is somewhat salty.

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kudospraise given for achievement
vendorone that vends : seller
covetousmarked by inordinate desire for wealth or possessions or for another's possessions
homeostasisa relatively stable state of equilibrium or a tendency toward such a state between the different but interdependent elements or groups of elements of an organism, population, or group
acrimoniousangry and bitter : caustic, biting, or rancorous especially in feeling, language, or manner
atavismrecurrence in an organism of a trait or character typical of an ancestral form and usually due to genetic recombination
preamblean introductory statement
intrudeto thrust oneself in without invitation, permission, or welcome
dissimulateto hide under a false appearance