GRE Word List

NOISOME

noxious

The meaning of the word noisome is noxious.

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WordMeaning
aproposbeing both relevant and opportune
scalean instrument or machine for weighing
premisea proposition antecedently supposed or proved as a basis of argument or inference
parvenuone that has recently or suddenly risen to an unaccustomed position of wealth or power and has not yet gained the prestige, dignity, or manner associated with it
reproachan expression of rebuke or disapproval
flickerto move irregularly or unsteadily : flutter
gamutthe whole series of recognized musical notes
derivationthe formation of a word from another word or base (as by the addition of a usually noninflectional affix)
gobbleto swallow or eat greedily
chipa small usually thin and flat piece (as of wood or stone) cut, struck, or flaked off