GRE Word List


oddity; idiosyncrasy

The meaning of the word eccentricity is oddity; idiosyncrasy.

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quiptaunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
almsmoney or goods given to the poor
quackcharlatan; impostor
implacableincapable of being pacified; impossible to appease; Ex. implacable enemy
antagonismhostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist
lividlead-colored; black and blue (as from a bruise); ashen; enraged; extremely angry
aegisshield; protection; defense
plumberone who installs and repairs pipes and plumbing(pipes)
stoopbend forward and down; lower or debase oneself; fall to a lower standard of behavior by doing something; condescend; Ex. stoop to lying
braidplait; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; N: braided segment (as of hair)