GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners
360 English Vocabulary Compilation ...
The meaning of the word flux is flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux.
|marginal||of a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability|
|compelling||overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel|
|forthcoming||happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.|
|dabble||work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily in a liquid|
|dispassionate||calm; impartial; not influenced by personal feelings|
|quench||assuage or satisfy (thrust); slake; douse or extinguish; put out; suppress|
|centrifuge||machine that separates substances by whirling them|
|refectory||dining hall; room where meals are served (in a school)|
|brooch||ornamental clasp; pin|