GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners
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The meaning of the word novelty is something new; newness; ADJ. novel: new; original.
|backslide||revert (to bad habits); N. reverter|
|traumatic||(of an experience) deeply shocking; pertaining to an injury caused by violence; N. trauma: serious wound; emotional shock that causes lasting psychological damage|
|rankle||irritate; fester; annoy|
|conformist||person who uncritically conforms to the customs of a group; OP. nonconformist: one who does not conform to accepted beliefs of norms|
|misnomer||wrong or improper name; incorrect designation|
|oversee||watch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision|
|perjury||false testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath|
|dour||sullen; gloomy; stubborn|
|inarticulate||speechless; producing indistinct speech; not articulate; not expressing oneself clearly|