GRE Word List


small in amount; minute

The meaning of the word exiguous is small in amount; minute.

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tethertie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
synopticproviding a general overview; summary; N. synopsis
erudite(of a person or book) learned; full of learning; scholarly; N. erudition
unseemlyunbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste
quenchassuage or satisfy (thrust); slake; douse or extinguish; put out; suppress
regenta person who governs in place of a ruler who is ill, absent, or still a child; ADJ. Ex. the Prince regent
dishonordisgrace; N. ADJ. dishonorable
parecut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses
flaystrip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly