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GRE Vocab E
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  1. Ebullient

    • Showing excitement

    • overflowing with enthusiasm

  2. Eclectic

    • Selective

    • composed of elements drawn from disparate sources

  3. Ecstasy

    • Rapture

    • joy

    • an overpowering emotion

  4. Edify

    • Instruct

    • correct morally

  5. Efface

    Rub out

  6. Efficacy

    Power to produce desired effect

  7. Effigy

    Dummy

  8. Effrontery

    Shameless boldness

  9. Egregious

    • Notorious

    • conspicuously bad or shocking

  10. Egress

    Exit

  11. Elated

    • Overjoyed

    • in high spirits

  12. Elegy

    Poem or song expressing lamentation

  13. Elicit

    Draw out by discussion

  14. Elusive

    • Evasive

    • baffling

    • hard to grasp

  15. Emaciated

    Thin and wasted

  16. Emancipate

    Set free

  17. Embellish

    • Adorn

    • ornament

    • enhance

    • as a story

  18. Embroil

    • Throw into confusion

    • involve in strife

    • entangle

  19. Emendation

    • Correction of errors

    • improvements

  20. Eminent

    • High

    • lofty

  21. Empirical

    Based on experience

  22. Emulate

    • Imitate

    • rival

  23. Endemic

    Prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country

  24. Enervate

    Weaken

  25. Engender

    • Cause

    • produce

  26. Enhance

    • Increase

    • improve

  27. Ennui

    Boredom

  28. Enunciate

    • Utter or speak

    • especially distinctly

  29. Ephemeral

    • Short-lived

    • fleeting

  30. Equable

    • Tranquil

    • steady

    • uniform

  31. Equanimity

    • Calmness of temperament

    • composure

  32. Equilibrium

    Balance

  33. Equitable

    • Fair

    • impartial

  34. Equivocal

    • Ambiguous

    • intentionally misleading

  35. Equivocate

    • Mislead

    • attempt to conceal the truth

  36. Erratic

    • Odd

    • unpredictable

  37. Erroneous

    • Mistaken

    • wrong

  38. Erudite

    • Learned

    • scholarly

  39. Esoteric

    • Hard to understand

    • known only to a chosen few

  40. Ethos

    • Underlying character of a culture

    • group

  41. Eugenic

    Pertaining to the improvement of race

  42. Eulogistic

    Praising

  43. Eulogy

    • Expression of praise

    • often on the occasion of someone�s death

  44. Euphemism

    Mild expression in place of an unpleasant one

  45. Euphony

    Sweet sound

  46. Evasive

    • Not frank

    • eluding

  47. Exacerbate

    • Worsen

    • embitter

  48. Exasperate

    • Vex

    • anger

  49. Excise

    • Cut away

    • cut out

  50. Excoriate

    • Scold with biting harshness

    • strip the skin off

  51. Exculpate

    Clear from blame

  52. Execrable

    Very bad

  53. Execrate

    • Curse

    • express abhorrence for

  54. Exhort

    Urge

  55. Exhume

    • Dig out of the ground

    • remove from the grave

  56. Exigency

    • Urgent situation

    • emergency

  57. Exodus

    Departure

  58. Exonerate

    • Acquit

    • exculpate

  59. Exorbitant

    Excessive

  60. Extemporaneous

    • Not planned

    • impromptu

  61. Extraneous

    • Not essential

    • superfluous

  62. Extrapolation

    • Projection

    • conjecture

  63. Extrinsic

    • External

    • not essential

    • extraneous

  64. Extrovert

    Person interested mostly in external objects and actions

  65. Ecumenical

    Representing the whole Christian world�

  66. Edacious

    Voracious devouring�

  67. Eddy

    Circular or spiral movement (e.g.. of wind)�

  68. Effete

    Infertile worn out weak�

  69. Effluvia

    Outflow in a stream of particles a noxious odor or vapor�

  70. Eloquence

    Fluent speaking skillful use of language�

  71. Emote

    Stir up excite�

  72. Encomium

    Warm or glowing praise eulogy panegyric�

  73. Encumbrance

    Burden things that get on the way of�

  74. Endearing

    Making dear or liked�

  75. Enduring

    Lasting�

  76. Engrave

    Impress deeply�

  77. Ensign

    Flag/badge�

  78. Enthral

    Please greatly/enslave (fig)�

  79. Entreat

    Ask earnestly�

  80. Epicurean

    Devoted to pleasure (sensuous enjoyment)�

  81. Epistle

    Letter�

  82. Epithet

    Adjective�

  83. Epitome

    Brief summary representative example a typical model�

  84. Equipoise

    Equal distribution of weight equilibrium�

  85. Eschew

    Avoid�

  86. Espouse

    Marry give one's support to�

  87. Evince

    To show clearly to indicate�

  88. Expatiate

    To roam wander freely�

  89. Expedient

    Likely to be useful for a purpose�

  90. Expiation

    Ending expiring�

  91. Expostulate

    Argue earnestly to dissuade correct or protest�

  92. Expurgate

    To remove obscenity purify censor�

  93. Exscind

    To cut out cut away�

  94. Extant

    Still in existence�

  95. Extenuate

    Reduce the strength of lessen seriousness partially excuse�

  96. Extirpate

    To destroy exterminate cut out exscind�

  97. Extol

    Praise highly�

  98. Extralegal

    Outside the law�

  99. Extricable

    That can be freed�

  100. Extrovert

    Cheerful person�

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