GRE Word List


missile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)

The meaning of the word projectile is missile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet).

Random words

mottledblotched in coloring; spotted; Ex. mottled face; V. mottle: mark with blotches of different colors
opaquedark; not transparent; N. opacity
moltperiodically shed or cast off hairs or feathers (for replacement by a new growth)
inherentfirmly established by nature or habit; intrinsic
coagulatecongeal; thicken; clot; N. coagulant
objectivenot influenced by emotions; fair; N: goal; aim
enlivenmake lively or spirited; animate
antithesiscontrast; direct opposite of or to; ADJ. antithetic or antithetical
motiftheme; recurrent thematic element in a musical or literary work; single or repeated pattern; figure
sibyllineprophetic; oracular; N. sibyl: woman prophet (in the ancient world)