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GRE Word List

HYPERBOLE

exaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola

The meaning of the word hyperbole is exaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola.

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WordMeaning
discriminatingable to see differences; discerning; prejudiced; N. discrimination
ruddyreddish; (of the face) reddish and healthy-looking
pensivedreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
satyrhalf-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man
grandioseaffectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
passivenot active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance
hibernalwintry; wintery; of or like winter
dummyimitation of a real object used as a substitute; effigy
diffusewordy; verbose; rambling; spread out (like a gas); V: spread out in all directions; disperse; N. diffusion; CF. suffuse
cognizanceknowledge; ADJ. cognizant; having knowledge; aware