GRE Word List

NOMADIC

wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place

The meaning of the word nomadic is wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place.

Random words

WordMeaning
obelisktall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid
estrangedseparated; alienated; V. estrange: alienate (people in a family); N. estrangement
urgedrive or force forward (by causing impulses); drive to take action; impel; entreat earnestly; Ex. urge horses; N: impulse that prompts action
bluegloomy; depressed
sentinelsentry; lookout
impassablenot able to be traveled or crossed
enraptureplease intensely; fill with rapture and delight
commodiousspacious and comfortable
pettytrivial; unimportant; very small; small-minded; petty-minded
evasivenot frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit