GRE Word List


morally despicable or abhorrent

The meaning of the word vile is morally despicable or abhorrent.

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casualsubject to, resulting from, or occurring by chance
subservientuseful in an inferior capacity : subordinate
pretexta purpose or motive alleged or an appearance assumed in order to cloak the real intention or state of affairs
tridenta 3-pronged spear serving in classical mythology as the attribute of a sea god (such as Neptune)
deducibleto determine by reasoning or deduction
finickyextremely or excessively particular, exacting, or meticulous in taste or standards
proponentone who argues in favor of something : advocate
somberso shaded as to be dark and gloomy
mustera representative specimen (see specimen