GRE Word List


of a particular season; Ex. seasonal rise in employment

The meaning of the word seasonal is of a particular season; Ex. seasonal rise in employment.

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rankoffensive in odor or flavor
piqueirritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
dofftake off; OP. don
orificemouthlike opening; small opening (esp. to a cavern or passage of the body); CF. mouth
subordinateoccupying a lower rank; inferior; submissive; N. V: put in a lower rank or class
definitivemost reliable; authorative and complete; that cannot be improved; conclusive; decisive; definite; Ex. definitive decision by the supreme court
compartmentone of the parts into which an enclosed space is divided
speechlessunable for the moment to speak (because of strong feeling); Ex. speechless with anger
pestletool for mashing or grinding substances in a hard bowl or mortar