GRE Word List

SUPERNUMERARY

exceeding the usual, stated, or prescribed number

The meaning of the word supernumerary is exceeding the usual, stated, or prescribed number.

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WordMeaning
bestialof or relating to beasts
effeteno longer fertile
stammerto make involuntary stops and repetitions in speaking : stutter
precedentprior in time, order, arrangement, or significance
gloatto observe or think about something with triumphant and often malicious satisfaction, gratification, or delight
unfledgednot feathered : not ready for flight
turmoila state or condition of extreme confusion, agitation, or commotion
benevolentmarked by or disposed to doing good
swellto expand (as in size, volume, or numbers) gradually beyond a normal or original limit
kismetfate