GRE Word List


a great quantity; Ex. scads of clothes

The meaning of the word scad is a great quantity; Ex. scads of clothes.

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hemsurround tightly so that movement is impossible; Ex. hem in; N.
infernalpertaining to hell; devilish; N. inferno: place of fiery heat or destruction
tutelaryprotective; pertaining to a guardianship; Ex. tutelary deities
combustibleeasily burned; N. CF. combustion
inviolablesecure from corruption, attack, or violation(or profanation); unassailable; Ex. inviolable oath/rights; N. inviolability
stanzadivision of a poem (composed of two or more lines)
slackenslow up; loosen; make or become slack
understatestate with less truth than seems warranted by the facts; Ex. He understated the seriousness of the crime; N. understatement; OP. overstate
impenetrablenot able to be pierced or entered; beyond understanding; impossible to understand; Ex. impenetrable mystery