GRE Word List


not fully worked out or developed

The meaning of the word tentative is not fully worked out or developed.

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nugatoryof little or no consequence : trifling
equinoxeither of the two points on the celestial sphere where the celestial equator intersects the ecliptic
munificentvery liberal in giving or bestowing (see bestow
acridsharp and harsh or unpleasantly pungent in taste or odor : irritating
leasha line for leading or restraining an animal
reinstateto place again (as in possession or in a former position)
dilapidateddecayed, deteriorated, or fallen into partial ruin especially through neglect or misuse
omnivorousfeeding on both animal and vegetable substances
sheafa quantity of the stalks and ears of a cereal grass or sometimes other plant material bound together
bulwarka solid wall-like structure raised for defense : rampart