GRE Word List

GROSS

total; fragrant; clearly wrong; (of people's behavior) coarse; corpulent; Ex. gross insolence/behavior; V: earn as a total amount; N: 12 dozens

The meaning of the word gross is total; fragrant; clearly wrong; (of people's behavior) coarse; corpulent; Ex. gross insolence/behavior; V: earn as a total amount; N: 12 dozens.

Random words

WordMeaning
threadbareworn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; Ex. threadbare excuses
felicityhappiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous
compactagreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement
diaphanoussheer; transparent
sundrymiscellaneous; various; several; N. sundries: small miscellaneous items
stridentloud and harsh; insistent; N. stridency
kenrange of knowledge; Ex. beyond one's ken
stealthaction of moving secretly or unseen; slyness; sneakiness; secretiveness; ADJ. stealthy
canterslow gallop; V. CF. trot
tightwadmiser; excessively frugal person