GRE Word List


flavored dessert ice

The meaning of the word sherbet is flavored dessert ice.

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encomiasticpraising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
fledglinginexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person
unwieldyawkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
parchmentwriting material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
despottyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
niggardlymeanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person
listlesslacking in spirit or energy; languid
apparentevident; easily seen or understood; appearing as such; Ex. apparent improvement
resumptiontaking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
explicittotally clear; definite; outspoken