GRE Word List


time long past; Ex. in the days of yore

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The meaning of the word yore is time long past; Ex. in the days of yore.

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daintydelicate; delicately beautiful; fastidious; not easy to please; Ex. dainty movement/dress
ubiquitousbeing everywhere; omnipresent; N. ubiquity
circumventoutwit; defeat by behaving more cleverly; outsmart; baffle; avoid; get around
clamorloud continous noise; continuous demand or complaint made by a large number of people; V: make a clamor; express (a demand) continually and loudly; ADJ. clamorous
venturerisk; expose to risk; dare; undertake a risk; N.
benevolentgenerous; charitable; having a wish to do good
rational(of a person) having reason; (of ideas) based on reason; logical
benefitadvantage; anything that brings helpl, advantage, or profit; money provided by the government to the people; fund-raising public entertainment; Ex. unemployment benefit; V: receive benefits; be beneficial to; give benefits
breachbreaking of contract or duty; fissure or gap; opening; V.
prudeexcessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety