GRE Word List


ardent; zealous; hot

The meaning of the word fervent is ardent; zealous; hot.

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continenceself-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
waggishhumorous; mischievous; tricky
strutsupporting bar; CF. airplane wingΐΜ³ͺ building ΅ξΐ» support
orientationact of finding oneself in society; orienting
synopticproviding a general overview; summary; N. synopsis
cohesiontendency to keep together
bitterhaving a sharp biting taste; causing sharp pain to the body or mind; filled with resentment, disappointment, or other unpleasant feelings; Ex. bitter wind/sorrow/tears
rakeimmoral or dissolute person
iconoclasticattacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attacks traditional ideas; one who destroys sacred images