GRE Word List

GLUT

overstock; fill beyond capacity (with food); fill to excess; N: oversupply

The meaning of the word glut is overstock; fill beyond capacity (with food); fill to excess; N: oversupply.

Random words

WordMeaning
synopticproviding a general overview; summary; N. synopsis
revulsionsudden strong feeling of disgust; sudden violent change of feeling; negative reaction; Ex. revulsion from the scenes of torture
exudeflow out slowly; discharge (gradually); give forth; N. exudation
insolventbankrupt; lacking money to pay; N. insolvency
incidentevent; event that causes a crisis
contravenecontradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); N. contravention
convexcurving outward
cornucopiahorn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty
cataclysmdeluge; upheaval; earthquake; violent and sudden event or change
unctuousoily; bland; insincerely suave