GRE Word List


easily burned; N. CF. combustion

The meaning of the word combustible is easily burned; N. CF. combustion.

Random words

lodemetal-bearing vein(long deposit of an ore)
charlatanquack; pretender to knowledge (esp. in medicine)
infestinhabit in numbers large enough to be harmful; Ex. Mice infested the house; Ex. shark-infested waters
facetsmall plane surface (of a gem(precious stone)); a side
carefreefree from worries; having no problems
beatitudeblessedness; state of great happiness
unaccountableunexplicable; impossible to account for; unreasonable or mysterious
emolumentsalary; payment for an office; compensation
miscreantwretch; wrongdoer; villain; Ex. kindness to the miscreant; CF. believe
idlenot working; not employed or busy; lazy; without purpose; useless; lacking substance; baseless; not based on truth; Ex. idle worker; Ex. talk idly; V.