GRE Word List

FACULTY

ability

The meaning of the word faculty is ability.

Random words

WordMeaning
titularhaving the title and usually the honors belonging to an office or dignity without the duties, functions, or responsibilities
awla pointed tool for marking surfaces or piercing small holes (as in leather or wood)
plebiscitea vote by which the people of an entire country or district express an opinion for or against a proposal especially on a choice of government or ruler
imbroglioan acutely painful or embarrassing misunderstanding
hoarda supply or fund stored up and often hidden away
elusivetending to elude: such as
fetidhaving a heavy offensive smell
chagrindisquietude or distress of mind caused by humiliation, disappointment, or failure
shrewany of a family (Soricidae) of small chiefly nocturnal insectivores related to the moles and distinguished by a long pointed snout, very small eyes, and short velvety fur
rationalean explanation of controlling principles of opinion, belief, practice, or phenomena