GRE Word List

EQUABLE

tranquil; of even calm temper; (of temperature) steady; uniform

The meaning of the word equable is tranquil; of even calm temper; (of temperature) steady; uniform.

Random words

WordMeaning
smoldersmoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
indifferentunmoved or unconcerned by; having no interest in; mediocre; neither good nor bad
extraneousnot essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
mosaicpicture made of small colorful inlaid tiles; ADJ.
agoghighly excited; intensely curious
wastrelwaster; profligate
adaptmake or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
partialincomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something
bandydiscuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with
stipendpay for services