GRE Word List


distance from side to side : width

The meaning of the word breadth is distance from side to side : width.

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boorishresembling or befitting a rude or insensitive person : resembling or befitting a boor
enfranchiseto set free (as from slavery)
arbitraryexisting or coming about seemingly at random or by chance or as a capricious and unreasonable act of will
residuesomething that remains after a part is taken, separated, or designated or after the completion of a process : remnant
verdigrisa green or greenish-blue poisonous pigment resulting from the action of acetic acid on copper and consisting of one or more basic copper acetates
perquisitea privilege, gain, or profit incidental to regular salary or wages
incongruitythe quality or state of being incongruous
martyra person who voluntarily suffers death as the penalty of witnessing to and refusing to renounce a religion
obliterateto remove utterly from recognition or memory