GRE Word List


very large number; ADJ. CF. ten thousand

The meaning of the word myriad is very large number; ADJ. CF. ten thousand.

Random words

institutioninstituting; (building for the) organization; established custom, practice, or relationship in a society; mental hospital; Ex. institution of marriage
palmconceal in the palm of the hand; palm off: pass off; Ex. palm off some bad oranges onto the lady/the painting as a real Renoir
inquisitiveeager for knowledge; unduly curious
tributetax levied by a ruler; payment made by one nation to another in acknowledgment of submission; mark of respect (such as praise or gift); Ex. pay tribute to
fruitionbearing of fruit; fulfillment; realization; Ex. come to/be brought to fruition
toxicpoisonous; N. toxicity
bearingdeportment; connection
palpitatethrob; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
menacethreat; V: threaten
boonblessing; benefit; something very helpful