GRE Word List

START

move suddenly or involuntarily; Ex. start at the sight of a snake

The meaning of the word start is move suddenly or involuntarily; Ex. start at the sight of a snake.

Random words

WordMeaning
tingegive a slight degree of a color or quality to; N: slight degree of a color or quality; Ex. tinged with grey/jealousy
decimatekill (usually one out of ten or every tenth man); destroy or kill a large part of
expeditiousdone with speed; quick; N. expedition
unfeignedgenuine; real
mutedsilent; muffled; toned down; Ex. muted traffic noise
perquisiteany gain above stipulated salary; Ex. perquisites such as free meals and a car
perjuryfalse testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath
tepidlukewarm; slightly warm; ΉΜΑφ±ΩΗΡ; half-hearted; not eager; Ex. tepid reaction to the new film; Ex. tepid supporter
mediocreordinary; commonplace; neither good nor bad
adorelove deeply and respect highly