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GRE Word List

VITRIOLIC

causing sharp pain to the mind; caustic; corrosive; sarcastic; of vitriol; N. vitriol: sulphuric acid (which burns flesh deeply); bitterly abusive expression; caustic expression; CF. glass

The meaning of the word vitriolic is causing sharp pain to the mind; caustic; corrosive; sarcastic; of vitriol; N. vitriol: sulphuric acid (which burns flesh deeply); bitterly abusive expression; caustic expression; CF. glass.

Random words

WordMeaning
eventualhappening at last as a result; Ex. eventual victory
arbitrateact as judge (at the request of both sides)
novastar that suddenly becomes much brighter and then returns to its original brightness
luminarycelebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)
plenitudeabundance; plenty; great amount; completeness; fullness; CF. plenary, plenty
invokecall and bring into use (a right or law); call on/upon (a higher power or god) for help; ask for; beg for; conjure (a spirit); Ex. invoke the veto power; Ex. invoke one's advisor/God
corporealbodily (rather than spiritual); of a bodily form; material; tangible
opprobriuminfamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
brackishsomewhat saline
ascendancycontrolling influence; position of controlling influence; CF. in the ascendant