GRE Word List

PANEGYRIC

formal praise; encomium; Ex. I don't deserve such panegyrics.

The meaning of the word panegyric is formal praise; encomium; Ex. I don't deserve such panegyrics..

Random words

WordMeaning
pert(esp. of a girl or young woman) impertinent; forward; trim; jaunty; Ex. pert young miss/hat
assailassault
blisscomplete happiness; ADJ. blissful
redressremedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
parsimonystinginess; excessive frugality; ADJ. parsimonious
acknowledgerecognize; admit
depreciatelessen in value; belittle; represent as of little value
husbanduse sparingly; conserve; save; Ex. husband one's energy; CF. house holder
riddlepierce with holes; permeate or spread throughout; Ex. The gunman riddled the car with bullets; Ex. The whole report is riddled with errors; N. large sieve (separating earth from stone)
puissantpowerful; strong; potent; N. puissance: power