GRE Word List


(of a person) fat and round

The meaning of the word rotund is (of a person) fat and round.

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tribuneofficial of ancient Rome elected by the plebians to protect their rights; protector of the people
disconcertconfuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
presumptuousgoing beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
terminalpart that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
apologistone who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
exorbitant(of costs or demands) excessive; exceeding reasonable bounds
gratemake a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
deltaflat plain of mud or sand between branches of a river
amnesialoss of memory
unimpeachablethat cannot be impeached; beyond doubt or question; blameless and exemplary