GRE Word List

COLLECTED

composed; calm; self-possessed

The meaning of the word collected is composed; calm; self-possessed.

Random words

WordMeaning
soarrise or fly high in the air; Ex. The rocket soared into the sky.
brawlnoisy quarrel
stintsupply; allotted amount of work; assigned portion of work; limitation; Ex. two-year stint in the army; Ex. without stint
ventriloquistsomeone who can make his or her voice seem to come from another person or thing (without moving lips or jaws); N. ventriloquism, ventriloquy
hereafterlife after death
propagateincrease in number by producing young; multiply; spread; Ex. Most plants propagate by seed; Ex. newspaper propagating their ideas
transgressionviolation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
quarrydig into (to get stone); N: mine; รคผฎภๅ
effectuateeffect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation
arboretumplace where different trees and shrubs are studied and exhibited