GRE Word List

EXOTIC

not native; from another part of the world; strange; intriguingly unusual; Ex. exotic flower/dress

The meaning of the word exotic is not native; from another part of the world; strange; intriguingly unusual; Ex. exotic flower/dress.

Random words

WordMeaning
maledictioncurse
slovenlyuntidy; careless in work habits; slipshod; N. sloven: one who is habitually untidy or careless
wanhaving a pale or sickly color; pallid
brandishwave around (a weapon); flourish
terminalpart that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
cloutgreat influence (especially political or social); hard blow with fist
chastendiscipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
instituteorganization for a special purpose; V: establish
gobbleeat very quickly
ghastlyhorrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast