GRE Word List


crowd; swarm

The meaning of the word horde is crowd; swarm.

Random words

advocatespeak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for
fancyimagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
hydrophobiafear of water; rabies
mundaneworldly as opposed to spiritual; everyday; of the ordinary; Ex. mundane existence; CF. world
vassalin feudalism, one who held land of a superior lord; subordinate or dependent
holocaustdestruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
scorchsear; N.
shufflemix together; jumble; move (something) from one place to another; slide (the feet) along the ground while walking; Ex. shuffle papers from one pile to another; N.
proselytize(induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion