GRE Word List


exceeding what is sufficient or necessary : extra

The meaning of the word superfluous is exceeding what is sufficient or necessary : extra.

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omnipresentpresent in all places at all times
shiftto exchange for or replace by another : change
abridgeto shorten by omission of words without sacrifice of sense : condense
punyslight or inferior in power, size, or importance : weak
embezzlementto appropriate (something, such as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use
unravelto disengage or separate the threads of : disentangle
inconsequentialof no significance : unimportant
reimburseto pay back to someone : repay
talismanan object held to act as a charm to avert evil and bring good fortune