GRE Word List

PHENOMENA

observable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength

The meaning of the word phenomena is observable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength.

Random words

WordMeaning
facadefront or face (of building); superficial or false appearance
instigatestart; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel
archivespublic records; place where public records are kept
psychesoul; mind
lunarpertaining to the moon
volitionact of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.
sticklerperfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
carillona set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played
resignationpatiently submissiveness; statement that one is quitting a job; ADJ. resigned: acquiescent
projectilemissile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)