GRE Word List


beginning to come into being or to become apparent

The meaning of the word incipient is beginning to come into being or to become apparent.

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foregoto go before : precede
ostentatiousattracting or seeking to attract attention, admiration, or envy often by gaudiness or obviousness : overly elaborate or conspicuous : characterized by, fond of, or evincing ostentation
crescendoa gradual increase
iotaan infinitesimal amount : jot
defectan imperfection or abnormality that impairs quality, function, or utility : shortcoming
scintillateto emit sparks : spark
revelrynoisy partying or merrymaking
linguisticof or relating to language or linguistics
zeniththe point of the celestial sphere that is directly opposite the nadir and vertically above the observer see azimuth illustration