GRE Word List


resembling an oracle (as in solemnity of delivery)

The meaning of the word oracular is resembling an oracle (as in solemnity of delivery).

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buccaneerany of the freebooters preying on Spanish ships and settlements especially in 17th century West Indies
plummetto fall perpendicularly
rejoinderthe defendant's answer to the plaintiff's replication
gildto overlay with or as if with a thin covering of gold
audita formal examination of an organization's or individual's accounts or financial situation
victualsfood usable by people
shunto avoid deliberately and especially habitually
pronehaving a tendency or inclination : being likely
palmany of a family (Palmae synonym Arecaceae) of mostly tropical or subtropical monocotyledonous trees, shrubs, or vines with usually a simple stem and a terminal crown of large pinnate or fan-shaped leaves