Extra vocabs 2.txt
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Extra vocabs 2.txt
GRE vocabulary (Extra)
An accursed thing.
A model, pattern, or original to be copied or imitated.
Fitted to serve as a model or example worthy of imitation.
Deprivation of strength or energy.
Thorough and complete in execution.
A continuous area or stretch.
To cough up and spit forth.
Fitness to meet the requirements of a particular case.
Contributing to personal advantage.
To clear from involvement.
Pertaining to a formal presentation.
Done or made without much or any preparation.
Without studied or special preparation.
Capable of being thrust out.
A muscle that causes extension.
Happening out of court.
To suffer extremity of hunger or thirst.
A measure of length, 6 feet.
One of a class of deities of the woods and herds represented as half human, with goats feet.
A young deer.
To league together.
To wish joy or happiness to, especially in view of a coming event.
A state of well-founded happiness.
A place in which ferns are grown.
A brimless felt cap in the shape of a truncated cone, usually red with a black tassel.
A landed estate held under feudal tenure.
One who attempts to obstruct legislation.
One skilled in or occupied with financial affairs or operations.
One who sells fish.
The captain of a flag-ship.
The act of bending.
A smoke-duct in a chimney.
A sheet of paper folded once, or of a size adapted to folding once.
A court opening directly from the street.
To judge of before hearing evidence.
The extreme forward part of a ship's hold, under the lowest deck.
That part of a shore uncovered at low tide.
That part of the upper deck of a ship forward of the after fore-shrouds.
To bar by judicial proceedings the equitable right of a mortgagor to redeem property.
To deny oneself the pleasure or profit of.
That part of a landscape or picture situated or represented as nearest the spectator.
The head man.
To go before as introducing or ushering in.
A square sail.
To ward off.
To deny oneself.
Difficult to accomplish.
To renounce upon oath.
To provide with defensive works.
A gum or resin which on burning yields aromatic fumes.
One who rejects authority or inspiration in religion.
A room kept at a low temperature for preserving fruits, meat, etc.
To give a crinkled, fluffy appearance to.
To cause to crinkle or curl, as the hair.
That may be measured, counted, or weighed.
A plant destitute of chlorophyll, as a mushroom.
A measure, one-eighth of a mile.
A temporary absence of a soldier or sailor by permission of the commanding officer.
A dealer in or maker of fur goods.
A person of expectant temperament.
Pertaining or relating to electricity produced by chemical action.
Current electricity, especially that arising from chemical action.
To imbue with life or animation.
The military force stationed in a fort, town, or other place for its defense.
To execute by strangling.
Light and unsubstantial.
Of, pertaining to, or near the stomach.
Inflammation of the stomach.
In continental Europe, particularly in France, a uniformed and armed police officer.
A tracer of pedigrees.
The principal portion.
Noting a genus or kind; opposed to specific.
Indicating source, origin, possession, or the like.
Belonging to a people not Jewish.
Affected with a whirling or swimming sensation in the head.
To make joyous.
One who cuts and fits panes of glass, as for windows.
A faint, wavering, unsteady light.
To grind or strike the teeth together, as from rage.
Gordian knot n.
Any difficulty the only issue out of which is by bold or unusual manners.
A young goose.
The person to whom property is transferred by deed.
The maker of a deed.
To please, as by satisfying a physical or mental desire or need.
A member of a regiment composed of men of great stature.
A flat circular stone, used for sharpening tools.
An English monetary unit.
To swallow greedily or hastily; gulp.
An instrument for illustrating the laws of rotation.
A thorny shrub much used in England for hedges.
head foremost adv.
Precipitately, as in diving.
A young cow.
Discharge of blood from a ruptured or wounded blood-vessel.
hemorrhoids n. pl.
Tumors composed of enlarged and thickened blood-vessels, at the lower end of the rectum.
A servile assistant and subordinate.
To worry or harass by ill temper and petty annoyances.
A group of seven governments.
A collection of dried plants scientifically arranged for study.
Unlikeness of constituent parts.
Deviating from the normal form or standard type.
Having six angles.
Having six feet.
A break or vacancy where something necessary to supply the connection is wanting.
Pertaining to Ireland, or its people.
A small hill or mound.
A word agreeing in sound with but different in meaning from another.
A word agreeing in sound with but different in meaning from another.
A token fee or payment to a professional man for services.
A gathered multitude of human beings.
One who retails small wares.
Anything intended or calculated to deceive or mislead.
A light-horse trooper armed with saber and carbine.
To move with haste and promptness.
The seven- or nine-headed water-serpent slain by Hercules.
An instrument for determining the density of solids and liquids by flotation.
The branch of science that treats of the pressure and equilibrium of fluids.
An artificial trance-sleep.
Tending to produce sleep.
One who makes false professions of his views or beliefs.
Pertaining to the area under the skin.
A fossil reptile.
A Greek epic poem describing scenes from the siege of Troy.
To make bright or clear.
Impending evil or danger.
Separating, as oil and water.
Not moved or affected by feeling.
To be imminent.
That cannot be perfected.
Irreverence toward God.
Characterized by irreverence or irreligion.
Capable of being inferred.
To make indigent or poor.
The state or quality of being unfit, unseemly, or inappropriate.
Not to be approved, considered, or allowed, as testimony.
Not to be understood.
Awkward or slow.
To deprive of power, capacity, competency, or qualification.
Incapable of being forced, constrained, or compelled.
Small in quantity or importance.
That can not be blotted out, effaced, destroyed, or removed.
That which points out.
One who or that which points out.
Such as can not be made plain.
A place for the reception or treatment of the sick.
To instill, introduce, or inculcate, as principles or qualities.
The act of imbuing, or pouring in.
To set or implant deeply and firmly.
To place in the earth, as a dead body.
Gross wrong or injustice.
A court or tribunal for examination and punishment of heretics.
Given to questioning, especially out of curiosity.
One who makes an investigation.
Lacking the power of feeling or perceiving.
That can not be separated.
The act of stringing or stretching, or state of being strained.
To mediate between persons.
Entreaty in behalf of others.
One who takes part in a conversation or oral discussion.
To come between other things or persons.
A coming between.
A low tract of land between hills, especially along a river.
The condition resulting from one's dying not having made a valid will.
Not having made a valid will.
Close or confidential friendship.
To make drunk.
Situated within the walls of a city.
Difficult to follow or understand.
To turn within.
Incapable of being injured or disturbed.
To render clear and intelligible.
To wander from place to place.
Distribution and administration of justice by trial and judgment.
Pertaining to the administration of justice.
Pertaining to the throat.
Assumed by law to exist.
Lawful power or right to exercise official authority.
The science of rights in accordance with positive law.
One who serves on a jury or is sworn in for jury duty in a court of justice.
To engage in a tilt with lances on horseback.
Anything kept or given to be kept for the sake of the giver.
A square of linen, silk, or other material, used as a covering for the head or neck.
A loose robe, fastening with a sash, the principal outer garment in Japan.
A petty king.
A small article, more for ornament that use.
Pertaining to milk.
A cup-shaped vessel with a long handle, intended for dipping up and pouring liquids.
A little lass.
Crowned with laurel, as a mark of distinction.
That may be read with ease.
A member of an ancient Roman legion or of the modern French Legion of Honor.
Any large animal, as a whale.
A legal claim or hold on property, as security for a debt or charge.
That which binds objects together.
Anything that constricts, or serves for binding or tying.
Having the texture of appearance of wood.
A vessel belonging to a steamship-line.
One who is acquainted with several languages.
The science of languages, or of the origin, history, and significance of words.
A liquid preparation for rubbing on the skin in cases of bruises, inflammation, etc.
Possessing a liquefying nature or power.
To convert into a liquid or into liquid form.
An alcoholic cordial sweetened and flavored with aromatic substances.
To deliver the amount or value of.
Any alcoholic or intoxicating liquid.
A print made by printing from stone.
In engraving, an etched stone surface for printing.
A party to a lawsuit.
To cause to become the subject-matter of a suit at law.
Of, pertaining to, or living on a shore.
A non-coherent mixture of sand and clay.
The act of furnishing with temporary quarters.
An expert reasoner.
A lake or loch.
To live sumptuously.
One of the most ancient of stringed instruments of the harp class.
To cover or pave, as a path or roadway, with small broken stone.
One who makes or repairs machines, or uses metal-working tools.
To inflame with passion.
A painted or sculptured representation of the Virgin, usually with the infant Jesus.
Any physical disease or disorder, especially a chronic or deep-seated one.
A wooden hammer.
To treat ill, unkindly, roughly, or abusively.
A place or structure dangerous to human life.
The facing, sometimes richly ornamented, about a fireplace, including the usual shelf above it.
To put ashore and abandon (a person) on a desolate coast or island.
To be astonished and perplexed because of (something).
A social party composed of persons masked and costumed so as to be disguised.
Foolishly and tearfully affectionate.
Afraid to express facts or opinions plainly.
Of or pertaining to the middle.
Sweetly or smoothly flowing.
A collection of wild animals, especially when kept for exhibition.
messieurs n. pl.
The principles of philosophy as applied to explain the methods of any particular science.
Transition of the soul of a human being at death into another body, whether human or beast.
A figure of speech that consists in the naming of a thing by one of its attributes.
An instrument for indicating and marking exact time in music.
A chief city, either the capital or the largest or most important city of a state.
Pertaining to a chief city.
A grass cultivated for forage and cereal.
Any religious ceremonial.
To manage badly, improperly, or unskillfully.
The book containing the service for the celebration of mass.
A very small amount, portion, or particle.
The junction of two bodies at an equally divided angle.
A ditch on the outside of a fortress wall.
Lawless control of public affairs by the mob or populace.
A foot-covering made of soft leather or buckskin.
The progeny resulting from the crossing of different breeds or varieties.
Friendly counsel given by way of warning and implying caution or reproof.
Admonition or warning.
Government by a single person.
The habit of pairing, or having but one mate.
A treatise discussing a single subject or branch of a subject.
Any structure or sculpture in stone formed of a single piece.
A story or drama told or performed by one person.
To render virtuous.
Biting or giving to biting.
the science of organic forms.
To deaden the sound of, as by wraps.
The offspring of a white person and a black person.
One who professes direct divine illumination, or relies upon meditation to acquire truth.
The act of artfully perplexing.
A light, colorless, volatile, inflammable oil used as a solvent, as in manufacture of paints.
The son of the Athenian river-god Cephisus, fabled to have fallen in love with his reflection.
Pertaining to the nose.
The depression on the abdomen where the umbilical cord of the fetus was attached.
A list of persons who have died in a certain place or time.
One who practices the art of foretelling the future by means of communication with the dead.
A city of the dead.
the death of part of the body.
A variety of the peach.
A loose gown worn by women.
A goddess; divinity of chastisement and vengeance.
Government administered by new or untried persons.
Darwinism as modified and extended by more recent students.
A new or revived paganism.
Pertaining to the later stone age.
To adjust cozily in snug quarters.
Neither masculine nor feminine.
Of or pertaining to Sir Isaac Newton, the English philosopher.
The egg of a louse or some other insect.
Usual or customary.
One attached to the army or navy, but having duties other than that of fighting.
One who or that which is of unequaled excellence.
The state of being normal.
Of or peculiar to Normandy, in northern France.
A short novel.
A convent for nuns.
That which nourishes.
Having nutritious properties.
Made of or from oak.
Longer than broad: applied most commonly to rectangular objects considerably elongated
A traditional form or customary act.
Quick to notice.
A building designed for systematic astronomical observations.
The condition or process of gradually falling into disuse.
Passing out of use, as a word.
The branch of medical science concerned with the treatment and care of women during pregnancy.
To turn the front or principal side of (a thing) toward any person or object.
A book, or collection of paper in which the sheets are so folded as to make eight leaves.
A person of between eighty and ninety years.
Of or pertaining to the eye.
The form of lyric poetry anciently intended to be sung.
A feeling of extreme repugnance, or of dislike and disgust.
To act as an officer or leader.
Something that branches off from the parent stock.
A demon or monster that was supposed to devour human beings.
A branch of the olive-tree, as an emblem of peace.
Unlimited or infinite knowledge.
Characterized by unlimited or infinite knowledge.
An assault, especially of troops, upon an enemy or fortification.
A humorous play in dialogue and music, of more than one act.
Pertaining to the eye or vision.
Measurement of the powers of vision.
A non-commissioned military officer ranking next above a corporal.
An executive officer in legislative bodies who enforces the orders of the presiding officer.
The highest non-commissioned officer in a regiment.
A band of six singers or players.
Multiplied by six.
Wanting in resource, energy, or executive ability.
A contraction of any material into less bulk or dimension.
To draw or be drawn into wrinkles.
A mixing or changing the order of things.
A hissing sound.
Made with a hissing sound.
To give a hissing sound to, as in pronouncing the letter s.
Inclining or tending to one side.
The meaning conveyed by language, actions, or signs.
A comparison which directs the mind to the representative object itself.
To burn slightly or superficially.
The quality of curving in and out.
An opening or cavity.
A sea-nymph, described by Homer as dwelling between the island of Circe and Scylla.
Usually, a small light boat propelled by oars.
Desultory fighting between advanced detachments of two armies.
Inclined to seek company.
A theory of civil polity that aims to secure the reconstruction of society.
One who advocates reconstruction of society by collective ownership of land and capital.
A fusible alloy used for joining metallic surfaces or margins.
One who represents a client in court of justice; an attorney.
Uneasiness of mind occasioned by desire, anxiety, or fear.
Tending to produce sleep.
An instrumental composition.
One who claims to have supernatural insight or foresight.
To deprive of simplicity of mind or manner.
A woman's or boy's voice of high range.
Exceptionally brave; rigorously severe.
An employment limited to one particular line of work.
A coin or coins of gold, silver, copper, or other metal.
An image formed by rays of light or other radiant energy.
To pursue inquiries and form conjectures.
One who makes an investment that involves a risk of loss, but also a chance of profit.
The state or condition of being a sphere.
A body having nearly the form of a sphere.
A woman who has never been married.
One who settles on land without permission or right.
To become dull or inert.
The condition of not flowing or not changing.
Having a theatrical manner.
An uncastrated male horse, commonly one kept for breeding.
A vertical bar, or a pair of bars, used to confine cattle in a stall.
The art of conducting state affairs.
Pertaining to or designating bodies at rest or forces in equilibrium.
Having the grace, pose, or quietude of a statue.
The natural height of an animal body.
Any authoritatively declared rule, ordinance, decree, or law.
One of the extensive plains in Russia and Siberia.
A mark of infamy or token of disgrace attaching to a person as the result of evildoing.
A small dagger.
The principles or the practice of the Stoics-being very even tempered in success and failure.
Expressing no power of feeling or perceiving.
A narrow passage of water connecting two larger bodies of water.
A mere youth.
Having or showing devotion to the acquisition of knowledge.
Of prodigious size, bulk, or degree.
The act of persuading.
Smooth and pleasant in manner.
Somewhat sharp or biting.
Being, formed, or operating under water.
Being or occurring in the mind, but without attendant consciousness or conscious perception.
Situated directly underneath.
The act of bringing into a state of submission.
Being beneath the threshold of consciousness.
Situated beneath the tongue.
Capable of being put underwater.
The act of submerging.
A yielding to the power or authority of another.
The act of submitting.
Following in time.