GRE Word List

VIVID

(of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description

The meaning of the word vivid is (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description.

Random words

WordMeaning
venerabledeserving high respect; commanding respect; CF. command: deserve and get
aquilinecurved; hooked; of or like an eagle; Ex. aquiline nose
disportamuse; Ex. disport oneself; CF. divert
boguscounterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview
excisecut away; cut out; N: government tax on good produced and used inside a country; N. excision
catapultslingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
counterpartthing that completes another; things very much alike; thing that has the same purpose in a different system
penetrateenter into; pierce; permeate; see through; grasp the inner significance of; understand
incidencerate of occurrence; particular occurrence; Ex. high incidence of infant mortality
witticismwitty saying; wisecrack(clever joking remark)