GRE Word List


report; record (in chronological order)

The meaning of the word chronicle is report; record (in chronological order).

Random words

disclosereveal; N. disclosure
incompatibleinharmonious; N. incompatibility
somnolenthalf asleep; drowsy; N. somnolence
mutedsilent; muffled; toned down; Ex. muted traffic noise
upshotoutcome; final result
problematiccausing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
trimmake neat or tidy by clipping; reduce by removing what is unnecessary; ornament; decorate (round the edges); Ex. trim the cost; Ex. jacket trimmed with fur; N. ADJ: tidy; in good order
parasiteanimal or plant living on another; toady; sycophant; CF. para-: beside
trancehypnotic state; ecstatic state; detachment from one's physical surrounding (as in contemplation or daydreaming); CF. transition