GRE Word List

EXTRANEOUS

existing on or coming from the outside

The meaning of the word extraneous is existing on or coming from the outside.

Random words

WordMeaning
chaperona person (such as a matron) who for propriety (see propriety
pandemicoccurring over a wide geographic area (such as multiple countries or continents) and typically affecting a significant proportion of the population
ferociousexhibiting or given to extreme fierceness and unrestrained violence and brutality
culminationthe action of culminating
malaisean indefinite feeling of debility or lack of health often indicative of or accompanying the onset of an illness
unanimitythe quality or state of being unanimous
endearmenta word or an act (such as a caress) expressing affection
patentopen to public inspection
vicissitudethe quality or state of being changeable : mutability
cedeto yield or grant typically by treaty