GRE Word List

FERVID

ardent; zealous; hot

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

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WordMeaning
grandiloquent(of a person or speech) using high sounding or important-sounding language; pompous; bombastic
scenarioplot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events
collateexamine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)
venalcapable of being bribed; corrupt; CF. vernal
studiedcarefully contrived; calculated; unspontaneous; deliberate; thoughtful; Ex. studied remark
elixircure-all; panacea; something invigorating
cavaliercasual and offhand; arrogant; N: knight
engendercause; produce; give rise to
nihilistone who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
suturestitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound