GRE Word List


obligatory; that must be done

The meaning of the word compulsory is obligatory; that must be done.

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categoricalwithout exceptions; made without any doubt in mind; unqualified; absolute
felicityhappiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous
giddylight-hearted; not serious; frivolous; dizzy; causing dizziness; Ex. giddy youth; Ex. giddy climb/height
coalitionpartnership; league; union of separate political parties
dawdleloiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing
cryptsecret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
slakesatisfy (thirst); quench; sate
anestheticsubstance that removes sensation with or without loss of consciousness; N. anesthesia
carnagedestruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals