GRE Word List

TRILOGY

group of three related works (connected by a shared subject but each complete in itself)

The meaning of the word trilogy is group of three related works (connected by a shared subject but each complete in itself).

Random words

WordMeaning
slaughterkilling of animals for food; massacre; V: butcher (animals) for food; kill in large numbers
plagiarizesteal another's ideas or writings and pass them off as one's own; Ex. ideas plagiarized from my article; N. plagiarism; CF. kidnap
anemiacondition in which blood lacks red corpuscles; ADJ. anemic
murmurlow, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble
immaculatespotless; flawless; absolutely clean
acclaimapplaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise
converseopposite; ADJ.
appendattach
libidopsychic and emotional energy or urges behind human activity; sexual desire
paraphraserestate a passage in one's own words while retaining thought of author; N: restatement of a text in other words