GRE Word List


charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene

The meaning of the word idyllic is charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene.

Random words

zealotone who is zealous; fanatic; person who shows excessive zeal
concertedmutually agreed on; done together by agreement; Ex. concerted effort; CF. in concert: working together
aerienest of a large bird of prey
slightinsult to one's dignity; snub; V: treat as if of small importance; insult; snub; ADJ. small in size; of small importance
unscathedunharmed; Ex. escape the accident unscathed
guststrong abrupt rush of wind; V. CF. bluster
anchorsecure or fasten firmly; be fixed in place; N. anchorage
equityfairness; justice; OP. inequity
obliqueindirect; slanting (deviating from the perpendicular or from a straight line); Ex. oblique reference
vortexwhirlwind; whirlpool; center of turbulence; predicament into which one is inexorably plunged