GRE Word List


intensely cold

The meaning of the word frigid is intensely cold.

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quellto thoroughly overwhelm and reduce to submission or passivity
quashto suppress or extinguish summarily and completely
viseany of various tools with two jaws for holding work that close usually by a screw, lever, or cam
florescencea state or period of flourishing
residuesomething that remains after a part is taken, separated, or designated or after the completion of a process : remnant
unaccountablenot to be accounted for : inexplicable
syllogisma deductive scheme of a formal argument consisting of a major and a minor premise and a conclusion (as in "every virtue is laudable; kindness is a virtue; therefore kindness is laudable")
axioma statement accepted as true as the basis for argument or inference : postulate
flinchto withdraw or shrink from or as if from pain : wince
blaseapathetic to pleasure or excitement as a result of excessive indulgence or enjoyment : world-weary