GRE Word List


insane; Ex. lunatic asylum

The meaning of the word lunatic is insane; Ex. lunatic asylum.

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residualremaining; left over; of a residue; N: residue
friezeornamental horizontal band on a wall
discriminatedistinguish; make distinctions on the basis of preference
depletereduce; exhaust
abridgecondense or shorten
antithesiscontrast; direct opposite of or to; ADJ. antithetic or antithetical
writhetwist in coils; contort in pain
compassionsympathy for the suffering of others; ADJ. compassionate
gentilitythose of gentle birth; high social class; refinement; quality of being genteel
mendaciouslying; habitually dishonest; N. mendacity