GRE Word List

RHAPSODIZE

speak or write in an exaggeratedly enthusiastic manner; Ex. rhapsodize over the beauty of the scenery

The meaning of the word rhapsodize is speak or write in an exaggeratedly enthusiastic manner; Ex. rhapsodize over the beauty of the scenery.

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WordMeaning
complementaryserving to complete something
prudeexcessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety
appraiseestimate value of; N. appraisal
rampartdefensive mound of earth
antisepticsubstance that prevents infection in a wound; ADJ.
minutiaepetty or trivial details; CF. minutia
tepidlukewarm; slightly warm; ΉΜΑφ±ΩΗΡ; half-hearted; not eager; Ex. tepid reaction to the new film; Ex. tepid supporter
mammothgigantic; enormous
leery(of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious
bombardmentattack (as with missiles or bombs); V. bombard