GRE Word List


odiously or disgustingly objectionable : highly offensive

The meaning of the word obnoxious is odiously or disgustingly objectionable : highly offensive.

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perspicuityplain to the understanding especially because of clarity and precision of presentation
burgeonto send forth new growth (such as buds or branches) : sprout
vigilantea member of a volunteer committee organized to suppress and punish crime summarily (as when the processes of law are viewed as inadequate)
perquisitea privilege, gain, or profit incidental to regular salary or wages
impermeablenot permitting passage (as of a fluid) through its substance
clemencydisposition to be merciful and especially to moderate the severity of punishment due
decompositionto separate into constituent parts or elements or into simpler compounds
prevalentgenerally or widely accepted, practiced, or favored : widespread
affiliationthe state or relation of being closely associated or affiliated with a particular person, group, party, company, etc.
craftskill in planning, making, or executing : dexterity