GRE Word List

EQUINE

resembling a horse; Ex. equine face

The meaning of the word equine is resembling a horse; Ex. equine face.

Random words

WordMeaning
queasyexperiencing nausea; nauseated; easily nauseated; squeamish; Ex. feel a little queasy
abidedwell; abide by: comply with; put up with; tolerate; Ex. abide by the rules; Ex. I can't abide rude people.
chafewarm by rubbing; make sore by rubbing; N.
aplombpoise; composure in difficult situations; assurance; self-confidence
fruitionbearing of fruit; fulfillment; realization; Ex. come to/be brought to fruition
flushredden; blush; flow suddenly and abundantly; wash out by a rapid brief flow of water; N: reddish tinge; blush; brief rush; rush of strong feeling; Ex. flush of pride; ADJ: having surfaces in the same plane; even; blushing
pomposityself-important behavior; acting like a stuffed shirt(pompous person); ADJ. pompous: self-important
metricalmetric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
poignancyquality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
spectrumcolored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts