GRE Word List


(of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen

The meaning of the word felicitous is (of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen.

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noncommittalneutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
reverberateecho repeatedly; resound; Ex. The thunder reverberated across the valley.
ruminatechew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)
antithesiscontrast; direct opposite of or to; ADJ. antithetic or antithetical
palimpsestparchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased
obelisktall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid
allureentice; attract; tempt
confidentialspoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
obeisancebow (to show respect and obedience)