GRE Word List
10 Everyday Words Related to FOOD|| Vocabulary || ESL Advice
10 Everyday Words Related to FOOD||...
The meaning of the word saccharine is cloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin.
|drip||fall or let fall in drops; shed drops; N: action or sound of falling in drops; liquid that falls in drops|
|purported||alleged; claimed; reputed or rumored; Ex. purported Satanists|
|stipulate||state as a necessary condition (of an agreement); make express conditions; specify; Ex. He stipulated payment in advance|
|anarchist||person who seeks to overturn the established government; advocate of abolishing authority|
|poignancy||quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick|
|ecologist||person concerned with the interrelationship between living organisms and their environment; person concerned with the detrimental effects of human civilization on the environment; CF. ecology|
|ponderous||having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing|
|queue||line (of waiting people or vehicles)|
|execrable||very bad; detestable|