GRE Word List

CONNOISSEUR

person competent to act as a judge of art, etc. (whose judgments are respected); a lover of an art

The meaning of the word connoisseur is person competent to act as a judge of art, etc. (whose judgments are respected); a lover of an art.

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WordMeaning
vegetatelive in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
dissipatesquander; waste foolishly; scatter
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impassivewithout feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
babblechatter idly or foolishly; make continuous sounds like water running gently over rounded stone; N.
mediumelement that is a creature's natural environment; nutrient setting in which microorganisms are cultivated; appropriate occupation or means of expression; channel of communication; compromise; middle position between extremes; intervening substance through which something else is transmitted
demoniacfiendish; cruel; N. demon: evil supernatural being; devil
verbalizeput into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
careenlurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
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