GRE Word List

CHORE

daily domestic task (such as cleaning, cooking, and shopping); unpleasant task

The meaning of the word chore is daily domestic task (such as cleaning, cooking, and shopping); unpleasant task.

Random words

WordMeaning
avidgreedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity
founderperson who establishes (an organization or business)
prologueintroduction (to a poem or play)
collateexamine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)
sluggardlazy person
emendcorrect (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
siderealrelating to stars; Ex. sidereal day
triviatrifles; unimportant matters
vintnerwine merchant; winemaker; seller of wine
sparegive; use; refrain from harming; save from experiencing; exempt; Ex. spare me 5 minutes; Ex. Take this money and spare my life; Ex. The emperor was spared the onus; ADJ: kept in reserve; free for other use; unoccupied; Ex. spare time