GRE Word List

NOXIOUS

harmful; CF. obnoxious

The meaning of the word noxious is harmful; CF. obnoxious.

Random words

WordMeaning
gnarlprotruding knot on a tree; V.
aberrantabnormal or deviant
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exclaimcry out suddenly; N. exclamation; ADJ. exclamatory
integratemake whole; combine; make into one unit
fugitivefleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
disproportionlack of proportion (between the parts); ADJ. disproportionate
dossierfile of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back
snickerhalf-stifled(suppressed) laugh; V.
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