GRE Word List


last stop of railroad; end

The meaning of the word terminus is last stop of railroad; end.

Random words

forthrightstraightforward; direct; frank
pachydermthick-skinned animal
embezzlementtaking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)
madrigalpastoral song; song for several singers without instruments
omnipotentall-powerful; having unlimited power
porridgesoft food made by boiling oatmeal
quotidiandaily; commonplace; customary; Ex. quotidian routine
mirthmerriment; laughter
bookishfond of books and reading
estrangedseparated; alienated; V. estrange: alienate (people in a family); N. estrangement