GRE Word List


seasonings; spices

The meaning of the word condiments is seasonings; spices.

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sojourntemporary stay; V: stay for a time
staccatoplayed in an abrupt manner; marked by abrupt sharp sound; Ex. staccato applause
dexterousskillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity
cronehag; ugly old woman
hovelshack; small wretched house
punctiliousminutely attentive (perhaps too much so) to fine points; stressing niceties of conduct or form; N. punctilio, punctiliousness: careful attention payed to every small exact detail
rubrictitle or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol
ramshackle(of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
allegestate without proof
covetousavaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)