GRE Word List


harmful; causing injury

The meaning of the word injurious is harmful; causing injury.

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urchinmischievous child (usually a boy); CF. urchin: hedgehog; CF. porcupine: pig with spikes ?; CF. sea urchin
larderpantry; place where food is kept
weatherpass safely through (a storm or difficult period); endure the effects of weather or other forces
gradationseries of gradual stages; degree in such a progression
moltenmelted; Ex. molten lava
laymanman who is not a cleric; man who is nonprofessional
opalescentiridescent; lustrous; like an opal; N. opalescence
misconductimmoral behavior; bad management; V.
subsidiaryserving to assist; subordinate; secondary; of a subsidy; N.