GRE Word List

EXALT

raise in rank or dignity; praise highly; inspire; Ex. exalt the imagination; ADJ. exalted; N. exaltation

The meaning of the word exalt is raise in rank or dignity; praise highly; inspire; Ex. exalt the imagination; ADJ. exalted; N. exaltation.

Random words

WordMeaning
querulousgiven to complaining; complaining; fretful; whining
irascibleirritable; easily angered
pristineunspoiled; remaining in a pure state; characteristic of earlier times; primitive; Ex. an old book in pristine condition
tawdrycheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry
reticentinclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
epicureanbelieving that pleasure is good and suffering is bad and should be avoided; N.
gerontologystudy of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
provisionact of providing; something provided; preparatory measure; provisions: necessary supplies (esp. food); stipulation; condition in an agreement; Ex. According to the provisions of the agreement
gargoylewaterspout carved in grotesque figures on a building
expatiatetalk at length; speak or write in detail