GRE Word List


seldom occurring or found : uncommon

The meaning of the word rare is seldom occurring or found : uncommon.

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presumptuousoverstepping due bounds (as of propriety or courtesy) : taking liberties
cringeto recoil in distaste
anemiaa condition in which the blood is deficient in red blood cells, in hemoglobin, or in total volume
haltingmarked by a lack of sureness or effectiveness
balmyhaving the qualities of balm : soothing
slipshodwearing loose shoes or slippers
depreciateto lower in honor or esteem
discomfitto put into a state of perplexity and embarrassment : disconcert
histrionicdeliberately affected : overly dramatic or emotional : theatrical
deadpanmarked by an impassive matter-of-fact manner, style, or expression