GRE Word List

TRANSLUCENT

partly transparent

The meaning of the word translucent is partly transparent.

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WordMeaning
gerontocracygovernment ruled by old people
magisterialauthoritative; imperious; commanding; of a magistrate; Ex. magisterial study of Roman law; Ex. magisterial manner
rankoffensive in odor or flavor
conglomeratecorporation made up of several different companies in diversified fields; mass of various material gathered together; rock consisting of small stones held together by clay; V.
gaucheclumsy (in social behavior); coarse and uncouth
hutcrude dwelling; shack
catechismbook for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize
doloroussorrowful; N. dolor
belaborharp on; dwell on tediously; explain or go over excessively or to a ridiculous degree; assail verbally; beat severely; attack physically
lexicographercompiler of a dictionary; CF. lexicography: work of compiling a dictionary