GRE Word List


ornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame

The meaning of the word flamboyant is ornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame.

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incarnateendowed with flesh; invested with bodily form; personified; Ex. devil incarnate; V: give bodily form to; embody
odoroushaving an odor
primordialexisting at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
promptcause; urge; provoke; provide a cue (for an actor); ADJ: done without delay; done at the right time; punctual; on time; N: reminder or cue
uproariousmarked by commotion or uproar; very noisy (esp. with laughter); hilarious; causing loud laughter; extremely funny
subpoenawrit(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
quotidiandaily; commonplace; customary; Ex. quotidian routine
glutoverstock; fill beyond capacity (with food); fill to excess; N: oversupply
wangleachieve by cleverness or trick; wiggle out; fake; Ex. She tried to wangle an invitation to the party.
eugenicpertaining to the improvement of race; N. eugenics: study of hereditary improvement of the human race