GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners (Part 2)
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The meaning of the word debase is degrade; reduce in quality or value; degenerate; lower in esteem; disgrace; N. debasement.
|comely||attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance|
|coincidence||the chance occurrence, at the same time, of two or more seemingly connected events; V. coincide: happen at the same time; be in agreement; CF. coincident; CF. coincidental|
|upbraid||reprimand; severely scold|
|coeval||living at the same time as; existing during the same period of time; contemporary; of the same age|
|ethnology||study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology|
|plasticity||ability to be molded; ADJ. plastic: capable of being shaped or molded; Ex. plastic material such as clay|
|earthy||unrefined; coarse; of earth; Ex. earthy remarks; OP. ethereal|
|whim||sudden capricious idea; fancy|
|effete||having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted|
|pass_off||present falsely; represent falsely to be|