GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners
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The meaning of the word hortatory is encouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort.
|veracious||(of a person) truthful|
|legacy||gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor|
|cataclysm||deluge; upheaval; earthquake; violent and sudden event or change|
|antipathy||aversion; dislike or opposition|
|malevolent||wishing evil; exhibiting ill will; N. malevolence|
|vapid||lacking liveliness; dull and unimaginative; insipid and flavorless; Ex. vapid lecture|
|ingenious||marked by inventive skill; clever; resourceful; N. ingenuity|
|infringe||violate (a law); encroach (the right of another person)|
|imbroglio||complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil|
|skirmish||minor fight; minor battle in war; V.|