GRE Word List

EMINENT

rising above others; high; lofty; distinguished; Ex. eminent position

The meaning of the word eminent is rising above others; high; lofty; distinguished; Ex. eminent position.

Random words

WordMeaning
colanderutensil with perforated bottom used for straining
execrablevery bad; detestable
whinnyneigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
noisomefoul smelling; very unpleasant; unwholesome
sentinelsentry; lookout
misconductimmoral behavior; bad management; V.
barbsharp projection from fishhook, arrow, or other object; openly cutting remark
lolllounge about
fracasbrawl(noisy quarrel or fight) in which a number of people take part; melee
triflesomething of little importance or value; small amount; Ex. a trifle; V: treat without seriousness; flirt