GRE Word List


containing more words than necessary : wordy

The meaning of the word verbose is containing more words than necessary : wordy.

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tantamountequivalent in value, significance, or effect
contumaciousstubbornly disobedient : rebellious
amplifyto expand (something, such as a statement) by the use of detail or illustration or by closer analysis
dummya person who is incapable of speaking
ostracizeto exile by ostracism
discernibleable to be perceived by a sense (such as sight or smell) or by the mind : capable of being discerned
aegisa shield or breastplate emblematic of majesty that was associated with Zeus and Athena
enlistto secure the support and aid of : employ in advancing an interest
inconsistencyan instance of being inconsistent