GRE Word List

SEASONABLE

occurring at the proper time or season; opportune; Ex. seasonable intervention in the dispute

The meaning of the word seasonable is occurring at the proper time or season; opportune; Ex. seasonable intervention in the dispute.

Random words

WordMeaning
purgeremove or get rid of something or someone unwanted; eliminate; free from blame or guilt; cleanse or purify (esp. of sin, guilt, or defilement); N.
obtrudepush (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
exposurerisk, particularly of being exposed to disease or to the elements; unmasking; act of laying something open; Ex. exposure of governmental corruption
emasculateweaken; castrate
conflagrationgreat fire
distendexpand; swell out
trimmake neat or tidy by clipping; reduce by removing what is unnecessary; ornament; decorate (round the edges); Ex. trim the cost; Ex. jacket trimmed with fur; N. ADJ: tidy; in good order
maudlineffusively sentimental
far-fetchedtoo improbable to be believed; implausible; Ex. far-fetched story
serenitycalmness; placidity; ADJ. serene