GRE Word List

CONGLOMERATION

mass of material sticking together

The meaning of the word conglomeration is mass of material sticking together.

Random words

WordMeaning
discountdisregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
vehementforceful; intensely emotional; with marked vigor; strong; N. vehemence
bawdyindecent; obscene; about sex in a rude funny way; CF. bawd
usurylending money at illegal high rates of interest
incurbring upon oneself
disquietudeuneasiness; anxiety; V. disquiet: make anxious
orthographycorrect spelling; CF. ortho-: straight; correct; Ex. orthodontics
intimatehint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
parecut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses
piebaldof different colors; mottled; spotted in different colors (esp. in black and white); Ex. piebald horse; CF. pie+bald