GRE Word List


an optical (see optical

The meaning of the word mirage is an optical (see optical.

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roseateresembling a rose especially in color
incrementthe amount or degree by which something changes
magnanimitythe quality of being magnanimous : loftiness of spirit enabling one to bear trouble calmly, to disdain meanness and pettiness, and to display a noble generosity
grumbleto mutter in discontent
potiona mixture of liquids (such as liquor or medicine)
hyperboleextravagant exaggeration (such as "mile-high ice-cream cones")
funerealof or relating to a funeral
verisimilarhaving the appearance of truth : probable
plastera medicated or protective dressing that consists of a film (as of cloth or plastic) spread with a usually medicated substance
cullto select from a group : choose