GRE Word List


tooth projecting from a wheel

The meaning of the word cog is tooth projecting from a wheel.

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glimmershine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
resilientelastic; having the power of springing back; able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)
lateralof or coming from the side
desertswhat someone deserves
vaingloriousboastful; excessively conceited; N. vainglory: great vanity
clangorloud resounding noise; sound of repeated clanging
heterodox(of beliefs) against accepted opinion; unorthodox; unconventional
scada great quantity; Ex. scads of clothes
sagaciouswise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
voluminoushaving great volume (as of a garment or container); bulky; large