GRE Word List

FELICITY

happiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous

The meaning of the word felicity is happiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous.

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WordMeaning
veracious(of a person) truthful
purgeremove or get rid of something or someone unwanted; eliminate; free from blame or guilt; cleanse or purify (esp. of sin, guilt, or defilement); N.
idlenot working; not employed or busy; lazy; without purpose; useless; lacking substance; baseless; not based on truth; Ex. idle worker; Ex. talk idly; V.
plenary(of power) complete; full; fully attended by all qualified members; Ex. plenary power
politicprudent; judicious; well judged; expedient; well devised
preytarget of a hunt; victim; V: hunt and eat as prey; victimize; Ex. Cats prey on mice.
diurnaldaily; occurring during the daytime
formidablemenacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
recumbentreclining; lying down completely or in part
incrementincrease