GRE Word List


predominantly formed or filled : composed

The meaning of the word compact is predominantly formed or filled : composed.

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intimidateto make timid or fearful : frighten
variegatedhaving discrete markings of different colors
ineffableincapable of being expressed in words : indescribable
perspicuityplain to the understanding especially because of clarity and precision of presentation
animositya strong feeling of dislike or hatred : ill will or resentment tending toward active hostility : an antagonistic attitude
metaphora figure of speech in which a word or phrase literally denoting one kind of object or idea is used in place of another to suggest a likeness or analogy between them (as in drowning in money)
imperialof, relating to, befitting, or suggestive of an empire or an emperor
mockto treat with contempt or ridicule : deride
haplesshaving no luck : unfortunate
factiousof or relating to faction: such as