GRE Word List


ill will; hatred; hostility

The meaning of the word enmity is ill will; hatred; hostility.

Random words

flailbeat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
anarchyabsence of governing body; state of disorder
conventionalordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
aproposwith reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
pigmentcoloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
subterfugestratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
defiancerefusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
bacchanalnoisy party with a lot of drinking
exemplifyshow by example; furnish an example; serve as an example of; Ex. His pictures exemplify that sort of painting.
irreconcilableimpossible to reconcile; incompatible; not able to be resolved