GRE Word List


causing fear, dread, or apprehension

The meaning of the word formidable is causing fear, dread, or apprehension.

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titillateto excite pleasurably : arouse by stimulation
discounta reduction made from the gross (see gross
tundraa level or rolling treeless plain that is characteristic of arctic and subarctic regions, consists of black mucky soil with a permanently frozen subsoil, and has a dominant vegetation of mosses, lichens, herbs, and dwarf shrubs
missilecapable of being thrown or projected to strike a distant object
regimena systematic plan (as of diet, therapy, or medication) especially when designed to improve and maintain the health of a patient
roosteran adult male domestic chicken : cock
pariaha member of a low caste of southern India
schemea plan or program of action
providencedivine guidance or care
gullany of numerous long-winged web-footed aquatic birds (subfamily Larinae of the family Laridae)