GRE Word List


fern leaf; palm or banana leaf

The meaning of the word frond is fern leaf; palm or banana leaf.

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comprehensivebroad; including a lot or everything; thorough; inclusive
tumid(of a part of the body) swollen; distended; bombastic; pompous
herdgroup of animals; crowd; one who looks after a herd; Ex. shepherd/goatherd; Ex. herd instinct; Ex. herdsman; V: come together in a herd; look after a herd; Ex. herd cattle
ennuiboredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
aspersionslanderous remark; Ex. cast aspersions on
mottledblotched in coloring; spotted; Ex. mottled face; V. mottle: mark with blotches of different colors
tenancypossession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy
pulpitraised platform used in preaching (in a church)
dodderingshaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder