GRE Word List

SUPERFICIAL

of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge

The meaning of the word superficial is of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge.

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WordMeaning
viperpoisonous snake
seemly(of behavior) proper; appropriate
forerunnerpredecessor; one that comes before and indicates the approach of another
fulminatethunder; explode; issue a severe denunciation
wanderluststrong longing to travel
oratoriodramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata
assailassault
tendhave a tendency; take care of; minister; serve at; apply one's attention; attend
convenecome together; assemble; call to meet; Ex. convene the council
preternaturalbeyond what is normal in nature; supernatural; Ex. preternatural strength/forces