GRE Word List


crowd; swarm

The meaning of the word horde is crowd; swarm.

Random words

ancillaryserving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.
captiousfaultfinding; too critical
maternalmotherly; N. maternity: motherhood
presumptuousgoing beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
oratorpublic speaker
bouillonclear beef (or meat) soup
minutiaepetty or trivial details; CF. minutia
notableconspicuous; worthy of note; remarkable; important; distinguished; noted
graduatearrange into categories or grades; divide into marked intervals (for use in measurement); Ex. graduated ruler
defergive in respectfully; submit; delay till later; exempt temporarily; N. deferment; CF. show respect, comply with, courteous