GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners
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The meaning of the word placid is peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake.
|flick||light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch|
|mosaic||picture made of small colorful inlaid tiles; ADJ.|
|dispirited||lacking in spirit|
|distill||refine (a liquid by evaporating and subsequent condensation); concentrate; separate the most important parts from; Ex. distill fresh water from sea water; CF. brew|
|feasible||practical; able to be carried out; practicable|
|inimical||(of someone) unfriendly; hostile; (of something) harmful; detrimental; CF. enemy|
|corporeal||bodily (rather than spiritual); of a bodily form; material; tangible|
|sate||satisfy to the full; satisfy to excess; cloy|
|clemency||disposition to be lenient in deciding punishments; mildness as of the weather; ADJ. clement|