GRE Word List


rejoicing; great joy

The meaning of the word jubilation is rejoicing; great joy.

Random words

madrigalpastoral song; song for several singers without instruments
gorybloody; N. gore: blood (from a wound)
apparitionghost; phantom
paradoxsomething apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
headlonghasty; rash; headfirst; ADV.
paucityscarcity; dearth
fabricatebuild; lie; make up (a story) in order to deceive; Ex. fabricate the whole story; CF. fabric: underlying structure; Ex. fabric of society
seminaryschool for training future ministers; secondary school, especially for young women
noxiousharmful; CF. obnoxious
nettleirritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome