GRE Word List

RUBRIC

title or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol

The meaning of the word rubric is title or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol.

Random words

WordMeaning
callowyouthful; immature; inexperienced
buxomfull-bosomed; plump; jolly
bullyone who is habitually cruel to weaker people; V.
laggardslow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
adversitygreat hardship or affliction; misfortune; calamitous event
mealymouthedindirect in speech (when something unpleasant must be said); hypocritical; evasive
magnanimitygenerosity; ADJ. magnanimous: generous
parallelsimilar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled
culvertartificial channel for water; drain crossing under a road
malevolentwishing evil; exhibiting ill will; N. malevolence