GRE Word List


mass for the dead; dirge

The meaning of the word requiem is mass for the dead; dirge.

Random words

arablefit for growing crops; Ex. arable land
inclementstormy; unkind; unmerciful; CF. clement
proteanable to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will
bulksize or volume (esp. when very large); main part; Ex. The bulk of the work has already been done; ADJ. bulky: having great size
equitablefair; impartial; OP. inequitable
nursesuckle; take care of (as a nurse); bear in mind; Ex. nursing mother; Ex. nurse a hope/grudge against someone
graze(of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound
soddenthoroughly soaked; dull or stupid as if from drink
theoreticalbased on theory; not practical or applied; hypothetical