GRE Word List


strong and firm (in the body)

The meaning of the word sturdy is strong and firm (in the body).

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atonemake amends for; pay for; Ex. atone for
statutorycreated by statute or legislative action; regulated by statute; Ex. statutory age limit
turgidswollen; distended (as from liquid)
broochornamental clasp; pin
lush(of a plant or grass) growing very well
facileeasily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
catastrophecalamity ; disaster
minuteextremely small; CF. minutes: official record of the proceedings at a meeting
pellucidtransparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand
vampireghostly being that sucks the blood of the living