GRE Word List

PRISTINE

unspoiled; remaining in a pure state; characteristic of earlier times; primitive; Ex. an old book in pristine condition

Impeccable: IELTS VOCABULARY
Impeccable: IELTS VOCABULARY

The meaning of the word pristine is unspoiled; remaining in a pure state; characteristic of earlier times; primitive; Ex. an old book in pristine condition.

Random words

WordMeaning
hermitagehome of a hermit
wallowroll in mud; indulge in; (of a ship) roll in a rough sea; become helpless; Ex. wallow in the mud/luxury
rusticatebanish to the country; dwell in the country
whinnyneigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
incursiontemporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey
visageface; appearance
herpetologistone who studies reptiles; CF. herpetology: branch of zoology that deals with reptiles and amphibians
rationalizemake rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
hypnosisinduced sleeping state; ADJ. hypnotic; V. hypnotize
perennialsomething long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring