GRE Word List

REDUNDANT

superfluous; more than is necessary; verbose; excessively wordy; repetitious

The meaning of the word redundant is superfluous; more than is necessary; verbose; excessively wordy; repetitious.

Random words

WordMeaning
anchorsecure or fasten firmly; be fixed in place; N. anchorage
homagehonor; tribute; great respect; Ex. pay/do homage to
swindlercheater
sophisticatedworldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
perditiondamnation; complete ruin; hell
vitreousof glass; pertaining to or resembling glass; V. vitrify: change into glass; CF. petrify
urchinmischievous child (usually a boy); CF. urchin: hedgehog; CF. porcupine: pig with spikes ?; CF. sea urchin
tawnybrownish yellow
fluctuatewaver; shift; rise and fall as if in waves; change or vary irregularly
privationlack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive