GRE Word List

COMPONENT

element; ingredient

The meaning of the word component is element; ingredient.

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WordMeaning
enjoincommand; order; forbid
provenderdry food for livestock; fodder
noxiousharmful; CF. obnoxious
flutedhaving vertical parallel grooves (as in a pillar); V. flute: make long parallel inward curves in; N. flute: long rounded groove incised on the shaft of a column
decrepitweak and in bad condition from old age or hard use; Ex. decrepit old chair/man
convivialpleasantly merry; festive; joyous; gay; characterized by joviality; jovial
expeditiousdone with speed; quick; N. expedition
explicittotally clear; definite; outspoken
hivebox for bees; V: cause to go in a hive
plumppleasantly fat; nicely rounded