GRE Word List


list (of names)

The meaning of the word roster is list (of names).

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commonplaceordinary; N: something ordinary or common; trite remark
replenishfill up again
voraciousravenous; eating large quantities of food; exceedingly eager; insatiable; Ex. voracious animal/reader
gargoylewaterspout carved in grotesque figures on a building
alleviaterelieve (pain)
supernumeraryperson or thing excess of what is necessary; extra; ADJ: additional to the usual or necessary number
illuminatebrighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
contravenecontradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); N. contravention
kismetfate; destiny; Ex. Kismet is the Arabic word for fate.
auroralpertaining to the aurora borealis; CF. aurora australis