GRE Word List

PERVASIVE

spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate

The meaning of the word pervasive is spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate.

Random words

WordMeaning
premonitionforewarning; presentiment; foreboding
pettytrivial; unimportant; very small; small-minded; petty-minded
psychesoul; mind
stumpbase of a tree trunk left after the rest has been cut down; V: walk in a heavy manner; baffle; puzzle
incriminateaccuse of or implicate in a crime; serve as evidence against; cause to seem or make guilty of a crime; Ex. incriminating evidence
maritalpertaining to marriage
slaughterkilling of animals for food; massacre; V: butcher (animals) for food; kill in large numbers
gingerlyvery carefully; ADJ.
riptear or be torn quickly and violently; Ex. The sail ripped under the force of the wind; N.
dismembercut into small parts; cut (a body) apart limb from limb