GRE Word List

OPULENCE

extreme wealth; luxuriousness; abundance; ADJ. opulent: possessing great wealth; abundant

The meaning of the word opulence is extreme wealth; luxuriousness; abundance; ADJ. opulent: possessing great wealth; abundant.

Random words

WordMeaning
mishapunfortunate accident
drasticstrong; violent and severe; Ex. drastic changes/measures
appraiseestimate value of; N. appraisal
oddschances; probability; disagreement; Ex. The odds are that it will rain. Ex. at odds with
dummyimitation of a real object used as a substitute; effigy
compoundcombine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
discountdisregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
negligenceneglect; failure to take reasonable care; ADJ. negligent: neglectful; lax; not taking enough care
ineptunsuited; inappropriate; lacking skill; incompetent; CF. inapt: (of statements or ideas) inappropriate
lagoonshallow body of water or lake near a sea; lake separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefs