GRE Word List


abstruse; not easily understood; profound; secret

The meaning of the word recondite is abstruse; not easily understood; profound; secret.

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circumlocutionindirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
amnesialoss of memory
tossthrow lightly; move or lift (the head) with a sudden motion; flip (a coin) to decide something
tricksterperson who cheats people
infringeviolate (a law); encroach (the right of another person)
loomappear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
mimepantomime(act without dialogue); mimicry; mimer; V: mimic; pantomime
woefulsad; (of something bad) deplorable; deplorably bad; Ex. woeful housing conditions