GRE Word List


marked by elaborate rhetoric (see rhetoric

The meaning of the word ornate is marked by elaborate rhetoric (see rhetoric.

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paupera person destitute of means except such as are derived from charity
tossto throw with a quick, light, or careless motion or with a sudden jerk
retractto draw back or in
irateroused to ire
objectiveexpressing or dealing with facts or conditions as perceived without distortion by personal feelings, prejudices, or interpretations
prudentcharacterized by, arising from, or showing prudence: such as
rebateto reduce the force or activity of : diminish
hacklesone of the long narrow feathers on the neck or saddle of a bird
hostilitydeep-seated usually mutual ill will
libela written statement in which a plaintiff in certain courts sets forth the cause of action or the relief sought