GRE Word List


offensive to the senses : loathsome

The meaning of the word foul is offensive to the senses : loathsome.

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bickerpetulant quarreling : altercation
hideousoffensive to the senses and especially to sight : exceedingly ugly
quagmiresoft miry land that shakes or yields under the foot
fringean ornamental border consisting of short straight or twisted threads or strips hanging from cut or raveled edges or from a separate band
swampa wetland often partially or intermittently covered with water
alchemya medieval chemical science and speculative philosophy aiming to achieve the transmutation of the base metals into gold, the discovery of a universal cure for disease, and the discovery of a means of indefinitely prolonging life
quotidianoccurring every day
unearthlynot earthly: such as
virtuosoone who excels in the technique of an art
saccharineof, relating to, or resembling that of sugar