GRE Word List

GENRE

particular variety of art or literature

The meaning of the word genre is particular variety of art or literature.

Random words

WordMeaning
tenaciousholding fast (as to a belief); persistent
inhibited(of a person) unable to express what one really feels
predilectionpreference; partiality
surmiseguess; N.
mentorcounselor; teacher
ellipticalelliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out
earthlyof this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
jadedtired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite
billowingswelling out in waves; surging
baneposion; cause of ruin; ADJ. baneful: harmful; poisonous