GRE Vocab

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  1. Rugose
    Wrinkled
  2. Mutable
    Inconsistent
  3. Intrepid
    Fearless
  4. Aberrant
    Deviating from the norm
  5. Diaspora
    Dispersion
  6. Ersatz
    Fake
  7. Accretion
    Slow accumulation of something
  8. Odium
    Extreme hatred or repulsion
  9. Apochryphal
    Of questionable authenticity
  10. Vitiate
    To spoil or make worse
  11. Enervate
    Weaken
  12. Exhort
    Urge strongly
  13. Mollify
    Calm
  14. Facile
    Simplistic
  15. Coterie
    Select group associating together
  16. Imperiousness
    Overbearing
  17. Perspicacity
    Acuteness of perception
  18. Polemicism
    Art of practicing argumentation
  19. Illimitable
    Infinite
  20. Inveterate
    Habitual
  21. Imitable
    Worthy of imitation
  22. Vapidity
    Empty of interest or flavor
  23. Piquancy
    Pleasant tasting, spicy
  24. Paucity
    Lack
  25. Penury
    Poverty
  26. Windfall
    Bonus
  27. Munificence
    Generosity
  28. Vitiated
    Corrupted morally
  29. Largesse
    Generosity
  30. Panergyric
    Public formal eulogy
  31. Mendicant
    A beggar
  32. Potentate
    Powerful ruler
  33. Pregrination
    Act of traveling
  34. Misconstre
    Misunderstand
  35. Abash
    To shame or embarrass
  36. Obfuscate
    To obscure or confuse
  37. Arcane
    Hidden
  38. Maladroit
    Unskilled person
  39. Provident
    Frugal
  40. Incredulous
    Unbelieving
  41. Coterminous
    Sharing a boundry
  42. Obfuscating
    Obscuring
  43. Caprise
    Sudden or unpredictable change
  44. Volube
    Speaking fluidly
  45. Dearth
    Shortage
  46. Surfeit
    Excessive amount
  47. Salutary
    Favorable to good health
  48. Vestige
    Remnant of something
  49. Hyperbole
    Use of exaggeration for emphasis
  50. Harbinger
    Sign of something to come
  51. Effulgent
    Shiny, bright
  52. Impunged
    Challenged, questioned
  53. Fatuity
    Foolishness, weakness in mind
  54. Scintilla
    Small amount
  55. Controvert
    Prove false
  56. Erudition
    Scholarship
  57. Vim
    Vitality
  58. Pluck
    Courage, audacity
  59. Vaunt
    Boast
  60. Urbane
    Refined, elegant
  61. Gaucherie
    Social awkwardness
  62. Guile
    Cunning
  63. Chicanery
    Trickery
  64. Subservient
    Compliant, service
  65. Noisome
    Offensive
  66. Brusque
    Curt, blunt
  67. Apostate
    Abandons religious/political etc. belief
  68. Excoriate
    To admonish intensely
  69. Expurgate
    Clean intensely
  70. Donnybrook
    Uproar, free for all, brawl
  71. Timorous
    Shy
  72. Licentious
    Immoral
  73. Pernicious
    Expremely harmful
  74. Sybarite
    Devoted to the enjoyment of worldly pleasures
  75. Incumbent
    Holding a position
  76. Hatty
    Neat and well dressed
  77. Bellicose
    Warlike
  78. Pertinacious
    Holding on resolutely, stubborn
  79. Sapience
    Wisdom

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