GRE Word List


violent; uncontrolled; Ex. unbridled rage/greed

The meaning of the word unbridled is violent; uncontrolled; Ex. unbridled rage/greed.

Random words

dummyimitation of a real object used as a substitute; effigy
clientelebody of customers
piquantpleasantly tart-tasting; spicy; pleasantly stimulating; Ex. piquant situation when my old enemy asked for my help
protocoldiplomatic etiquette; ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats; first copy of a treaty before its ratification; Ex. Protocol demands that the queen meet him at the airport.
universalcharacterizing or affecting all; general; present everywhere; of the universe; cosmic; Ex. universal agreement; Ex. a subject of universal interest
secreteconceal; hide away or cache; produce and release a substance into an organism; CF. secretive
striatedmarked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
omnivorouseating both plant and animal food; devouring everything
ligneouslike wood
somnolenthalf asleep; drowsy; N. somnolence