GRE Word List


entirely acceptable; not offering any basis for criticism

The meaning of the word unexceptionable is entirely acceptable; not offering any basis for criticism.

Random words

relicsurviving remnant (from an extinct culture); memento; keepsake; relics: corpse; Ex. ancient relics; Ex. relics of his travel; Ex. His relics are buried at X.
gesticulationmotion; gesture; V. gesticulate: make gestures (while speaking)
ephemeralshort-lived; fleeting
heydaytime of greatest success or power; prime
brittlehard but easily broken; difficult; unstable; Ex. brittle situation
snivelcomplain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me.
dismembercut into small parts; cut (a body) apart limb from limb
piousdevout; religious; N. piety
glossysmooth and shining; N. gloss: shiny brightness on a surface; superficially attractive appearance; Ex. gloss of good manners