GRE Word List

SWARM

large group of insects moving in a mass; crowd of people or animals; V: move in a crowd or mass

The meaning of the word swarm is large group of insects moving in a mass; crowd of people or animals; V: move in a crowd or mass.

Random words

WordMeaning
herbivorousgrain-eating; CF. herbivore
detachedemotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
congruencecorrespondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity
antiquatedobsolete; old-fashioned; outdated
synopticproviding a general overview; summary; N. synopsis
implodeburst inward; CF. vaccum tube
microcosmsmall representative world; world in miniature; Ex. microcosm of English society
pittancesmall amount (of money); small allowance or wage
flickerburn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
authoritativehaving the weight of authority; regarded as providing knowledge that can be trusted; reliable; peremptory and dictatorial; Ex. authoritative dictionary/manner; CF. definitive