GRE Word List


dull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life

The meaning of the word drab is dull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life.

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lumenunit of light energy (one candle's worth)
quizzicalcurious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
ursinebearlike; pertaining to a bear
embroilthrow into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
jabpoke abruptly with something sharp; punch with short blows
emaciatedthin and wasted (from hunger or illness)
endearmentfond word or act; expression of affection
whinnyneigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
phenomenaobservable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength