GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners
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The meaning of the word diatribe is bitter scolding or denunciation; invective; abuse.
|factious||inclined to form factions; causing dissension|
|rectify||set right; correct; CF. rect-: right|
|ooze||(of a thick liquid) pass or flow slowly; N: mud or thick liquid as at the bottom of a river|
|peroration||conclusion of an oration; perorating; V. perorate: conclude a speech; speak at great length|
|brawny||muscular; having well-developed muscles|
|filing||particle removed by a file|
|whit||small amount; smallest speck; Ex. not a whit of|
|flux||flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux|
|desecrate||profane; violate the sanctity of|
|concerted||mutually agreed on; done together by agreement; Ex. concerted effort; CF. in concert: working together|