GRE Word List


morally despicable or abhorrent

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

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sextantan instrument for measuring angular distances used especially in navigation to observe altitudes of celestial bodies (as in ascertaining latitude and longitude)
equityjustice according to natural law or right
presentimenta feeling that something will or is about to happen : premonition
gildto overlay with or as if with a thin covering of gold
pensivemusingly or dreamily thoughtful
inimitablenot capable of being imitated : matchless
flashylacking in substance or flavor : insipid
fertileproducing or bearing many crops in great quantities : productive
emulateto strive to equal or excel