GRE Word List

MUNDANE

worldly as opposed to spiritual; everyday; of the ordinary; Ex. mundane existence; CF. world

The meaning of the word mundane is worldly as opposed to spiritual; everyday; of the ordinary; Ex. mundane existence; CF. world.

Random words

WordMeaning
billowlarge wave of water; a great swell or surge (of smoke); V: surge, swell, roll in billows
warrantedjustified; authorized
conducivehelpful; contributive; V. conduce; Ex. conduce to/towards
abatesubside or moderate
propellantsubstance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
forumpublic square of an ancient Roman city; public place for open discussion; court of law
exposurerisk, particularly of being exposed to disease or to the elements; unmasking; act of laying something open; Ex. exposure of governmental corruption
fumblemove the fingers and hands awkwardly (in search of something); mishandle or drop a ball that is in play; bungle; botch; spoil by mishandling; N.
derideridicule; treat with contempt; make fun of; OP. respect
misconductimmoral behavior; bad management; V.