GRE Word List

ORNATE

marked by elaborate rhetoric (see rhetoric

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

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WordMeaning
pithyconsisting of or abounding in pith
clapperone that claps: such as
dilettantea person having a superficial interest in an art or a branch of knowledge : dabbler
commonplacecommonly found or seen : ordinary
retiringreserved
ambushto attack by surprise from a hidden place : waylay
homeostasisa relatively stable state of equilibrium or a tendency toward such a state between the different but interdependent elements or groups of elements of an organism, population, or group
aperturean opening or open space : hole
virulentmarked by a rapid, severe, and destructive course
pertsaucily free and forward : flippantly cocky and assured