GRE Word List


conducive to good health; Ex. healthful mountain air

The meaning of the word healthful is conducive to good health; Ex. healthful mountain air.

Random words

patronizesupport; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
discountdisregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
sordidfilthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
antisepticsubstance that prevents infection in a wound; ADJ.
antecedentspreceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
derogatoryexpressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage
hindmostfurthest behind; farthest to the rear
deportsend out of the country; behave; N. deportation, deportment