gre words missed

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gre words missed
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2014-08-26 10:38:32
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  1. recapitulate
    summarize
  2. arcane
    esoteric, mysterious
  3. construe
    translate, interpret
  4. collude
    to act together through a secret understanding, especially with evil orharmful intent
  5. vexation
    irritation
  6. ubiquitous
    existing or being everywhere, especially at the same time; omnipresent
  7. garrulous
    excessively talkative in a rambling manner
  8. taciturn
    reserved in speech; reluctant to join in conversation
  9. mendacity
    untruthfulness; tendency to lie
  10. prevarication
    equivocate, stray from truth
  11. avarice
    greed for wealth
  12. jettison
    reject
  13. intelligible
    understandable
  14. pristine
    unspoiled, immaculate, original state
  15. ahistorical
    not concerned with or not taking into account history or historical development
  16. anachronistic
    chronologically wrong
  17. pugnaciously
    inclined to fight or be aggressive
  18. inscrutable
    mysterious
  19. beholden
    under obligation
  20. shrewdness
    acumen, clever judgement
  21. polemical
    A controversial argument
  22. brazen
    bold and unashamed
  23. impudence
    bold
  24. elusive
    hard to find/understand
  25. plastic
    capable of being molded
  26. flaccid
    lacking force, weak
  27. obloquy
    disgrace or public censure
  28. plucky
    brave
  29. ribald
    coarse, vulgar
  30. abridged
    truncated, to make shorter
  31. meliorated
    augmented, improved
  32. chagrin
    feelings of embarrassment or shame
  33. repudiate
    reject an idea

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