GRE Word List

PREPOSSESSING

attractive; CF. preoccupying ?

The meaning of the word prepossessing is attractive; CF. preoccupying ?.

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WordMeaning
fundamentalbasic; primary; essential
flickerburn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
polygamistone who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry
sylvanpertaining to the woods or the country
pronounceddistinct; very noticeable; Ex. pronounced limp
repertoirelist of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
addlemake or become confused; muddle; drive crazy; become rotten (egg)
amphibianable to live both on land and in water; N.
batelet down; lessen the force of; moderate; restrain; Ex. with bated breath; CF. abate
eminentrising above others; high; lofty; distinguished; Ex. eminent position