GRE Word List

SALUBRIOUS

healthful; conducive to health or well-being; socially desirable; Ex. salubrious area; CF. health

The meaning of the word salubrious is healthful; conducive to health or well-being; socially desirable; Ex. salubrious area; CF. health.

Random words

WordMeaning
formidablemenacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
milieusocial environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
antithesiscontrast; direct opposite of or to; ADJ. antithetic or antithetical
infinitesimalvery small
sluiceartificial channel for directing or controlling the flow of water (with a gate to regulate the flow)
dowseuse a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals
tycoonwealthy and powerful businessperson; wealthy leader; magnate; Ex. business tycoon
tenuousthin; slim; rare
irremediableincurable; uncorrectable; impossible to remedy
miasmaswamp gas; heavy vaporous atmosphere often emanating from decaying matter; pervasive corrupting influence; noxious atmosphere or influence