GRE Word List


poisonous; N. toxicity

The meaning of the word toxic is poisonous; N. toxicity.

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aromaticfragrant; having a sweet smell; N. aroma: strong pleasant smell
overwroughtnervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
environenclose; surround; N. environs: surrounding area (as of a city)
sneakmove, give, or take in a quiet, stealthy way; N: one who sneaks; ADJ. sneaky
colanderutensil with perforated bottom used for straining
extraditionsurrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite
vitreousof glass; pertaining to or resembling glass; V. vitrify: change into glass; CF. petrify
premonitionforewarning; presentiment; foreboding
cueword or signal (as in a play to prompt another actor's speech or entrance); reminder or hint; V: give a cue to
hydrophobiafear of water; rabies