GRE Word List


like a corpse; pale

The meaning of the word cadaverous is like a corpse; pale.

Random words

subtletyperceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
cardinalchief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
caricaturedistortion; burlesque
tensionstretching; condition of being stretched; mental strain; strained relationship between groups or people
palmconceal in the palm of the hand; palm off: pass off; Ex. palm off some bad oranges onto the lady/the painting as a real Renoir
bumphit or knock against with force; N.
odysseylong, eventful, adventurous journey
vernalpertaining to spring
communalheld in common; public; of a group of people; of a commune
vetovested power to reject a bill; exercise of this right; V: prevent or forbid by exercising the power of veto