GRE Word List

VERBIAGE

pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness

The meaning of the word verbiage is pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness.

Random words

WordMeaning
turgidswollen; distended (as from liquid)
chameleonlizard that changes color in different situations
equipoisebalance; balancing force; equilibrium
enthrallcapture; enslave; captivate; hold the complete attention of (as if magic); hold spellbound
betraybe unfaithful; reveal (unconsciously or unwillingly); Ex. Her trembling hands betray her anxiety.
contrivedunnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
dispersescatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
replicacopy
cavilquibble; make frivolous objections; find fault unnecessarily
catastrophecalamity ; disaster