GRE Word List

RUDIMENTARY

consisting in first principles : fundamental

The meaning of the word rudimentary is consisting in first principles : fundamental.

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WordMeaning
bloatedoverfilled and extended with liquid, gas, food, etc.
menacea show of intention to inflict harm : threat
prevaricateto deviate from the truth : equivocate
herda typically large group of animals of one kind kept together under human control
citadela fortress that commands (see command
stampedea wild headlong rush or flight of frightened animals
dioramaa scenic representation in which a partly translucent painting is seen from a distance through an opening
desolatedevoid of inhabitants and visitors : deserted
obloquya strongly condemnatory utterance : abusive language
jadedfatigued by overwork : exhausted