GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners
360 English Vocabulary Compilation ...
The meaning of the word extant is (of something written or painted) still in existence.
|amphibian||able to live both on land and in water; N.|
|defoliate||destroy leaves; deprive of leaves (by the use of chemicals); N. defoliant|
|odious||arousing strong dislike; hateful(causing hatred); vile|
|indifferent||unmoved or unconcerned by; having no interest in; mediocre; neither good nor bad|
|hackles||hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise|
|minute||extremely small; CF. minutes: official record of the proceedings at a meeting|
|perpetuate||make perpetual; make something last for a long time; preserve from extinction; N. perpetuity|
|viscous||(of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency|
|pervert||corrupt; turn from right to wrong; misuse; Ex. perverted sexual desire/scientific knowledge; N: person whose sexual behavior is not natural|