GRE Word List

PELLUCID

transparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand

The meaning of the word pellucid is transparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand.

Random words

WordMeaning
pert(esp. of a girl or young woman) impertinent; forward; trim; jaunty; Ex. pert young miss/hat
batelet down; lessen the force of; moderate; restrain; Ex. with bated breath; CF. abate
viecontend; compete
cantodivision of a long poem
pragmaticpractical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with practical worth or impact of something; Ex. pragmatic test of the skill
anemiacondition in which blood lacks red corpuscles; ADJ. anemic
dissidentdissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
wistfulsadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing
impalepierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
pathostender sorrow; pity; quality in art or literature that produces these feelings; Ex. pathos that runs through the novel