GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners (Part 2)
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The meaning of the word relevant is having importance; pertinent; referring to the case in hand; N. relevance, relevancy.
|effusion||pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing|
|selective||careful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer|
|chaff||worthless products of an endeavor; husk(outer seed cover) separated from grain; Ex. separate the wheat from the chaff|
|posture||assume an affected pose; act artificially; N: pose; attitude|
|spate||sudden flood or rush; Ex. spate of accidents|
|hydrophobia||fear of water; rabies|
|noncommittal||neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided|
|prolific||producing offspring or fruit in abundance; fertile; fecund; abundantly fruitful; producing abundant works; Ex. prolific writer|
|renown||fame; ADJ. renowned|