GRE Word List


tending to call up (emotions, memories)

The meaning of the word evocative is tending to call up (emotions, memories).

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addressdirect a speech to; speak to; deal with or discuss; direct one's efforts or attention to; make with a destination; N: formal speech
caucusprivate meeting of a group of people in a political party to select officers or determine policy; CF. the Caucus club of Boston
hereafterlife after death
prosceniumpart of stage in front of curtain; front arch of a stage
tingegive a slight degree of a color or quality to; N: slight degree of a color or quality; Ex. tinged with grey/jealousy
monotheismbelief in one God
preposterousabsurd; completely unreasonable; ridiculous
verbiagepompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
trinketknickknack; bauble; cheap jewelry
whetsharpen; stimulate; Ex. whet someone's appetite