GRE Word List


repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream

The meaning of the word hideous is repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream.

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chastendiscipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
retortquick sharp reply; V.
seclusionisolation; solitude; V. seclude: set apart from others; isolate
gestateevolve as in prenatal growth; N. gestation: period of development from conception until birth
fanfarecall by bugles or trumpets; showy display; spectacular public display
emolumentsalary; payment for an office; compensation
overseewatch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision
chivalrouscourteous; faithful; brave; N. chivalry
cubiclesmall chamber used for sleeping or work
bilioussuffering from indigestion; sick from having too much bile; irritable; easily irritated