GRE Word List



The meaning of the word colossal is huge.

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congruentin agreement; harmonious; corresponding; coinciding exactly; CF. congruous
effusionpouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
giddylight-hearted; not serious; frivolous; dizzy; causing dizziness; Ex. giddy youth; Ex. giddy climb/height
foliagemasses of leaves; CF. defoliate
susceptibleimpressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
recurrentoccurring again and again
precipitoussteep; overhasty; precipitate
mockridicule; deride; imitate often in derision
disputatiousargumentative; fond of argument
putrescentbecoming putrid; putrefying