GRE Word List


crushed oats used for making porridge

The meaning of the word oatmeal is crushed oats used for making porridge.

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selectivecareful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
basecontemptible; morally bad; inferior in value or quality; Ex. base motives/conduct; Ex. base metal such as iron
detainkeep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
insalubriousunwholesome; not healthful; Ex. insalubrious place
intimatehint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
bearingdeportment; connection
dribbleflow or fall in drops; let saliva flow out slowly from the mouth; move a ball; N.
ampleenough; abundant; spacious; large in size; Ex. ample opportunity/garden; N. amplitude: quality of being ample; abundance; largeness of space
apoliticalhaving an aversion or lack of concern for political affairs