GRE Word List

PLAUSIBLE

conceivably true; having a show of truth but open to doubt; specious

The meaning of the word plausible is conceivably true; having a show of truth but open to doubt; specious.

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WordMeaning
transmutetransform; change; convert to something different
pithcore or marrow; spongelike substance in the center of stems; essence; substance
ventrelease or discharge through a vent; express (esp. unfairly); utter; Ex. He vented his wrath on his family.
effectiveeffectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
asepticpreventing infection; having a cleansing effect
soddenthoroughly soaked; dull or stupid as if from drink
triflingtrivial; unimportant
eloperun away secretly with the intention of getting married
emollientsoothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
embarkcommence; go on board a boat; begin a journey