GRE Word List


trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion

The meaning of the word vestige is trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion.

Random words

felicitous(of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen
obfuscateconfuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand
pinchsqueeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
loiterhang about/around; stand idly about; linger
imprudentlacking caution; not prudent; injudicious
addressdirect a speech to; speak to; deal with or discuss; direct one's efforts or attention to; make with a destination; N: formal speech
inditewrite; compose
fitfulspasmodic; intermittent; irregular
broachintroduce as a subject; moot; open up
thriftycareful about money; economical; N. thrift