GRE Word List

CELESTIAL

heavenly

The meaning of the word celestial is heavenly.

Random words

WordMeaning
varnishpaint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.
verityquality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities
vitreousof glass; pertaining to or resembling glass; V. vitrify: change into glass; CF. petrify
siderealrelating to stars; Ex. sidereal day
whetsharpen; stimulate; Ex. whet someone's appetite
allegianceloyalty
plenary(of power) complete; full; fully attended by all qualified members; Ex. plenary power
blotchspot; blot; CF. blot+botch
tantamountequivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
sleightdexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks