GRE Word List

EXEMPLARY

serving as a model; outstanding; Ex. exemplary punishment/behavior; N. exemplar: typical example; model

The meaning of the word exemplary is serving as a model; outstanding; Ex. exemplary punishment/behavior; N. exemplar: typical example; model.

Random words

WordMeaning
execratecurse; express abhorrence for; detest
eminentrising above others; high; lofty; distinguished; Ex. eminent position
obscuredark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
modeprevailing style; current fashion; manner; way of doing something; Ex. in the latest mode; Ex. simple mode of life
pell-mellin confusion; disorderly; Ex. dash pell-mell
acneskin disease (on the face)
entomologystudy of insects
diatribebitter scolding or denunciation; invective; abuse
irksomeannoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
litotesunderstatement for emphasis; Ex. ``not bad(=pretty good)''