GRE Word List


honor; glory; acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement

The meaning of the word kudos is honor; glory; acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement.

Random words

flagrantconspicuously wicked, bad, or offensive; blatant; outrageous
provisostipulation; condition in an agreement; provision
saccharinecloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin
besiegesurround with armed forces; harass (with requests); annoy continually
iconoclasticattacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attacks traditional ideas; one who destroys sacred images
precedentpreceding (in time, rank, etc.)
awesolemn wonder; feeling of respect mixed with wonder and fear; V: fill with awe; ADJ. awesome
careerrush wildly; go at full speed
platonicpurely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire
dripfall or let fall in drops; shed drops; N: action or sound of falling in drops; liquid that falls in drops