GRE Word List


work of art put together from fragments

The meaning of the word collage is work of art put together from fragments.

Random words

arcaneesoteric; secret; mysterious; known only to the initiated; Ex. arcane ritual; Ex. arcane process closed to the uninitiated listener
dilutemake (a liquid) less concentrated; reduce in strength; Ex. dilute the influence of the president
ficklechangeable (in affections or friendship); faithless
damncondemn; criticize severely; condemn to everlasting punishment; doom; bring to ruin; N. damnation
pastrypaste of flour and water (eaten when baked)
dilateexpand; dilate on/upon: speak or write at length on (a subject)
astronomicalenormously large or extensive
warptwist out of shape; N.
provocativearousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation
skinflintmiser; stingy person