GRE Word List

LEXICON

a book containing an alphabetical arrangement of the words in a language and their definitions : dictionary

The meaning of the word lexicon is a book containing an alphabetical arrangement of the words in a language and their definitions : dictionary.

Random words

WordMeaning
sultryvery hot and humid : sweltering
contemptthe act of despising : the state of mind of one who despises : disdain
bovineof, relating to, or resembling bovines and especially the ox or cow
vernacularusing a language or dialect native to a region or country rather than a literary, cultured, or foreign language
interrogateto question formally and systematically
precursorone that precedes and indicates the approach of another
paucitysmallness of number : fewness
bludgeona short stick that usually has one thick or loaded end and is used as a weapon
diluteattenuate
tentativenot fully worked out or developed