GRE Word List

PRECIS

a concise summary of essential points, statements, or facts

The meaning of the word precis is a concise summary of essential points, statements, or facts.

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WordMeaning
sadisticof, relating to, or characterized by sadism
ineffableincapable of being expressed in words : indescribable
nauseaa stomach distress with distaste for food and an urge to vomit
sirenany of a group of female and partly human creatures in Greek mythology that lured mariners to destruction by their singing
elucidateto make lucid especially by explanation or analysis
reprobatean unprincipled or depraved person : scoundrel
somberso shaded as to be dark and gloomy
circuitoushaving a circular or winding course
turgidexcessively embellished in style or language : bombastic
outragean act of violence or brutality