GRE Word List


stormy; unkind; unmerciful; CF. clement

The meaning of the word inclement is stormy; unkind; unmerciful; CF. clement.

Random words

ciliatedhaving minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
manipulateoperate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative
expletivemeaningless word; interjection; profane oath; swear-word
optimistperson who looks on the bright side; N. optimism
basecontemptible; morally bad; inferior in value or quality; Ex. base motives/conduct; Ex. base metal such as iron
parchedextremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)
cordialwarmly friendly; gracious; heartfelt; Ex. cordial welcome
incenseenrage; infuriate(make furious); make extremely angry; outrage; N: aromatic substance burned to produce a pleasant odor
mantleloose sleeveless outer garment; cloak; something that covers or envelops; the layer of the earth between the crust and the core
coniferpine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen