GRE Word List

THERMAL

pertaining to heat; producing heat; warm; Ex. thermal bath; N: rising current of warm air

The meaning of the word thermal is pertaining to heat; producing heat; warm; Ex. thermal bath; N: rising current of warm air.

Random words

WordMeaning
torquetwisting force; force producing rotation
fanciedimagined; unreal
cynicalskeptical or distrustful of human motives; N. cynicism; CF. cynic: person who believes all people are motivated by selfishness
posthumousafter death (as of child born after father's death or book published after author's death); coming or occurring after one's death; Ex. posthumous fame/novel
gerontologystudy of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
aptitudefitness; talent
enunciateannounce; proclaim; utter or speak, especially distinctly; pronounce clearly; articulate; Ex. This theory was first enunciated by him.
spatsquabble; minor dispute; minor quarrel
finickytoo particular; fussy; difficult to please; too concerned with unimportant details or quality; Ex. finicky about her food
apothegmpithy, compact saying