GRE Word List


free from harshness, sternness, or violence

The meaning of the word gentle is free from harshness, sternness, or violence.

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pecuniaryconsisting of or measured in money
requisitionthe act of formally requiring or calling upon someone to perform an action
redolentexuding fragrance : aromatic
pterodactylany of various pterosaurs (suborder Pterodactyloidea) of the Late Jurassic and Cretaceous having a rudimentary tail and a beak with reduced dentition
inextricableforming a maze or tangle from which it is impossible to get free
dorsalan ornamental cloth hung behind and above an altar
emendto correct usually by textual alterations
vapidlacking flavor, zest, interest, animation, or spirit : flat
embryonicof or relating to an embryo
acknowledgeto recognize the rights, authority, or status of