GRE Word List


giving off an odor

The meaning of the word odoriferous is giving off an odor.

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noisomefoul smelling; very unpleasant; unwholesome
rescindrepeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
fritterwaste (time or money on unimportant things)
denominationreligious group; unit in a system; name or designation; CF. denominator: common trait or characteristic
bloated(unpleasantly) swollen or puffed as with water or air
lacklusterlacking luster(shine; gloss); dull
seeppass slowly through small openings; ooze; trickle; N. seepage
sentientcapable of sensation and conscious; aware; sensitive; Ex. sentient creature; N. sentience
caratunit of weight for precious stones; measure of the purity of gold