GRE Word List

PROFUSION

great amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant

The meaning of the word profusion is great amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant.

Random words

WordMeaning
flairtalent
rusticatebanish to the country; dwell in the country
embracehug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
galaxylarge isolated system of stars, such as the Milky Way; collection of brilliant personalities
perceptiveinsightful; showing a good ability at perceiving and understanding; aware; wise; of perception
decrepitweak and in bad condition from old age or hard use; Ex. decrepit old chair/man
lecherygross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man
vacillatewaver (in opinion); fluctuate; sway to and fro; N. vacillation
luminarycelebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)
forebearsancestors