GRE Word List

MENAGERIE

collection of wild animals on exhibition; zoo

The meaning of the word menagerie is collection of wild animals on exhibition; zoo.

Random words

WordMeaning
injuriousharmful; causing injury
compunctionremorse; strong uneasiness caused by guilt
onslaughtvicious assault; fierce attack; Ex. unexpected onslaught of the enemy
fakenot genuine; N: one that is not genuine; impostor; sham; V: counterfeit; Ex. fake the results of the experiment/the signature
inquisitiveeager for knowledge; unduly curious
impenitentnot repentant
platitudetrite remark; commonplace statement; ADJ. platitudinous
bickerquarrel
schemesystematic plan; plot; clever dishonest plan; orderly arrangement of elements; Ex. health insurance scheme; Ex. a scheme to escape taxes; Ex. a color scheme; Ex. a story with no scheme; V: contrive a scheme
venerabledeserving high respect; commanding respect; CF. command: deserve and get