GRE Unit 6

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GRE Unit 6
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  1. Appellation
    name
  2. Apposite
    strikingly appropriate and relevant

    The writer searched two dictionaries and a thesaurus before finding the perfectly apposite word he was looking for.
  3. Apprise
    to inform

    Nadine Cohodas's biography of the blues singer Dinah Washington keeps the reader apprised of the racism black America had to endure.
  4. Approbation
    praise; approval

    The Congressional Medal of Honor is the highest approbation an America soldier can receive.
  5. Apropos
    relevant

    Apropos of nothing, the speaker declared that the purpose of life is to love.
  6. Ardor
    great emotion or passion

    The twentieth century American poet Wallace Stevens said, "It is the unknown that excited the ardor of scholars, who, in the known alone, would shrivel up with boredom.
  7. Arduous
    extremely difficult; laborious

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