GRE Word List


cure-all; panacea; something invigorating

The meaning of the word elixir is cure-all; panacea; something invigorating.

Random words

exaltraise in rank or dignity; praise highly; inspire; Ex. exalt the imagination; ADJ. exalted; N. exaltation
smartintelligent; quick and energetic; fashionable; Ex. smart pace/restaurant; V: cause or feel a sharp pain; N: smarting pain
impalpableimperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible
chaffworthless products of an endeavor; husk(outer seed cover) separated from grain; Ex. separate the wheat from the chaff
troughlong narrow container for feeding farm animals; lowest point (of a wave, business cycle, etc.); long narrow depression as between waves
peripheryoutside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
nomadicwandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
congealfreeze; coagulate
netherlower; Ex. nether garments/regions
denizen(animal, person, or plant) inhabitant or resident of a particular place; regular visitor