GRE Word List

INCHOATE

(of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass

The meaning of the word inchoate is (of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass.

Random words

WordMeaning
contaminatepollute
percussionstriking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
conformityharmony; agreement with established rules or customs; similarity; Ex. behave in conformity with; V. conform: be similar; act in agreement; comply; Ex. conform to the rule; CF. conformance
disgruntlemake discontented
whorlring of leaves around stem; ring; circular arrangement; Ex. whorls on the fingers
resilientelastic; having the power of springing back; able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)
invocationprayer for help (used in invoking); calling upon as a reference or support; act of invoking
yenstrong desire; longing; urge; Ex. yen for travel
scrapsleftover food
adeptexpert at; very skilled