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Abase v. To lower in position, estimation, or the like; degrade. Abbess n. The lady superior of a nunnery. Abbey n. The group of buildings which collectively form the dwelling-place of a society of monks or nuns. Abbot n. The superior of a community of monks. Abdicate v. To give up (royal power or the like). Abdomen n. In mammals, the visceral cavity between the diaphragm and the pelvic floor; the belly. Abdominal n. Of, pertaining to, or situated on the abdomen. Abduction n. A carrying away of a person against his will, or illegally. Abed adv. In bed; on a bed. Aberration n. Deviation from a right, customary, or prescribed course. Abet v. To aid, promote, or encourage the commission of (an offense). Abeyance n. A state of suspension or temporary inaction. Abhorrence n. The act of detesting extremely. Abhorrent adj. Very repugnant; hateful. Abidance n. An abiding. Abject adj. Sunk to a low condition. Abjure v. To recant, renounce, repudiate under oath. Able-bodied adj. Competent for physical service. Ablution n. A washing or cleansing, especially of the body. Abnegate v. To renounce (a right or privilege). Abnormal adj. Not conformed to the ordinary rule or standard. Abominable adj. Very hateful. Abominate v. To hate violently. Abomination n. A very detestable act or practice. Aboriginal adj. Primitive; unsophisticated. Aborigines n. The original of earliest known inhabitants of a country. Aboveboard adv. & adj. Without concealment, fraud, or trickery. Abrade v. To wear away the surface or some part of by friction. Abrasion n. That which is rubbed off. Abridge v. To make shorter in words, keeping the essential features, leaning out minor particles. Abridgment n. A condensed form as of a book or play. Abrogate v. To abolish, repeal. Abrupt adj. Beginning, ending, or changing suddenly or with a break. Abscess n. A collection of pus in a cavity formed within some tissue of the body. Abscission n. The act of cutting off, as in a surgical operation. Abscond v. To depart suddenly and secretly, as for the purpose of escaping arrest.


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Absence n. The fact of not being present or available. Absent-minded adj. Lacking in attention to immediate surroundings or business. Absolution n. Forgiveness, or passing over of offenses. Absolve v. To free from sin or its penalties. Absorb v. To drink in or suck up, as a sponge absorbs water. Absorption n. The act or process of absorbing. Abstain v. To keep oneself back (from doing or using something). Abstemious adj. Characterized by self denial or abstinence, as in the use of drink, food. Abstinence n. Self denial. Abstruse adj. Dealing with matters difficult to be understood. Absurd adj. Inconsistent with reason or common sense. Abundant adj. Plentiful. Abusive adj. Employing harsh words or ill treatment. Abut v. To touch at the end or boundary line. Abyss n. Bottomless gulf. Academic adj. Of or pertaining to an academy, college, or university. Academician n. A member of an academy of literature, art, or science. Academy n. Any institution where the higher branches of learning are taught. Accede v. To agree. Accelerate v. To move faster. Accept v. To take when offered. Access n. A way of approach or entrance; passage. Accessible adj. Approachable. Accession n. Induction or elevation, as to dignity, office, or government. Accessory n. A person or thing that aids the principal agent. Acclaim v. To utter with a shout. Accommodate v. To furnish something as a kindness or favor. Accompaniment n. A subordinate part or parts, enriching or supporting the leading part. Accompanist n. One who or that which accompanies. Accompany v. To go with, or be associated with, as a companion. Accomplice n. An associate in wrong-doing. Accomplish v. To bring to pass. Accordion n. A portable free-reed musical instrument. Accost v. To speak to. Account n. A record or statement of receipts and expenditures, or of business transactions. Accouter v. To dress.


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Accredit v. To give credit or authority to. Accumulate v. To become greater in quantity or number. Accuracy n. Exactness. Accurate adj. Conforming exactly to truth or to a standard. Accursed adj. Doomed to evil, misery, or misfortune. Accusation n. A charge of crime, misdemeanor, or error. Accusatory adj. Of, pertaining to, or involving an accusation. Accuse v. To charge with wrong doing, misconduct, or error. Accustom v. To make familiar by use. Acerbity n. Sourness, with bitterness and astringency. Acetate n. A salt of acetic acid. Acetic adj. Of, pertaining to, or of the nature of vinegar. Ache v. To be in pain or distress. Achillean adj. Invulnerable. Achromatic adj. Colorless, acid n. A sour substance. Acidify v. To change into acid. Acknowledge v. To recognize; to admit the genuineness or validity of. Acknowledgment n. Recognition. Acme n. The highest point, or summit. Acoustic adj. Pertaining to the act or sense of hearing. Acquaint v. To make familiar or conversant. Acquiesce v. To comply; submit. Acquiescence n. Passive consent. Acquire v. To get as one's own. Acquisition n. Anything gained, or made one's own, usually by effort or labor. Acquit v. To free or clear, as from accusation. Acquittal n. A discharge from accusation by judicial action. Acquittance n. Release or discharge from indebtedness, obligation, or responsibility. Acreage n. Quantity or extent of land, especially of cultivated land. Acrid adj. Harshly pungent or bitter. Acrimonious adj. Full of bitterness. Acrimony n. Sharpness or bitterness of speech or temper. Actionable adj. Affording cause for instituting an action, as trespass, slanderous words. Actuality n. Any reality. Actuary n. An officer, as of an insurance company, who calculates and states the risks and premiums.


Adieu inter.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 Actuate v. To bring forward or name for consideration. One who manages affairs of any kind. as of any important change. Adhesion n. Auxiliary. Gentle reproof. or the right or permission to enter. That which is near or bordering upon. Unnecessary activity or ceremony. Adduce v. or personage. Adjudge v. Administrator n. Advert v. Quickness of intellectual insight. Something added. Misfortune. To represent beforehand in outline or by emblem. . but holding a subordinate place. A vehement appeal. Adamant n. To make inefficient or worthless. Admonish v. To stick fast or together. Clinging or sticking fast. Admonition n. Advisory adj. Good-by. or to be added. Adoration n. Adulterant n. To award or bestow by formal decision. Adverse adj. The state of being attached or joined. especially in newspapers. Adjunct n. Admittance n. Attachment. Advent n. Profound devotion. Opposing or opposed. To warn of a fault. Adulterate v. Adhere v. Having the right or privilege of entry. The coming or arrival. Adherence n. Admissible adj. Acumen n. Adumbrate v. Adroit adj. Something joined to or connected with another thing. An adulterating substance. event. Adherent adj. Ado n. To make impure by the admixture of other or baser ingredients. Advertiser n. Entrance. state. To refer incidentally. Adversity n. Not mandatory. Having fine and penetrating discernment. Having skill in the use of the bodily or mental powers. farewell. The act of pleading a cause. Adjacent n. Adjacency n. Advocacy n. Any substance of exceeding hardness or impenetrability. Addle v. The state of being adjacent. To move or incite to action. or discernment. Acute adj. 4 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. muddle. One who advertises. Adjutant adj. Adjuration n. keenness of discrimination. Addendum n.

Agrarian adj. Answering yes. Easy to approach. literally or figuratively. Able to move or act quickly. On fire. Akin adj. To pile or heap together. especially agricultural land. An unprovoked attack. Agitate v. Agglomerate v. An officer who receives and transmits the orders of the general. Afresh adv. Afoot adv. Affirmative adj. pertaining to. a balloonist. Pertaining to land. To make heavier. A studied or ostentatious pretense or attempt. or mentally. 5 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. worse. To fasten. offense. To act upon affectation n. Agile adj. Affront n. Aggrandize v. Airy adj. sum. Some auxiliary person or thing. An open insult or indignity.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 Advocate n. Delicate. The branch of pneumatics that treats of the equilibrium. Said in a preceding part or before. Of similar nature or qualities. One who navigates the air. Aerial adj. and mechanical properties. pressure. after rest or interval. Alabaster n. Once more. Aggress v. . Aggravate v. Aggravation n. Affix v. To make the first attack. Aide-de-camp n. Aggrieve v. or quantity of something. Affable adj. etc. or like the air. Affiliate n. Aggression n. Ailment n. as a crime . Aerostatics n. Affect v. Aggregate n. A profuse or abundant supply of riches. To give grief or sorrow to. Aforesaid adj. One who pleads the cause of another. or more burdensome. to a question at issue. To move or excite (the feelings or thoughts). ethereal. Of. Affluence n. Aghast adj. Afire adv. Slight sickness. Struck with terror and amazement. The art or practice of flying aircraft aerostat n. A balloon or other apparatus floating in or sustained by the air. as in a legal or ecclesiastical court. Afterthought n. Aeronautics n. mass. misfortune. To cause to appear greatly. The fact of being made heavier or more heinous. A thought that comes later than its appropriate or expected time. Aeronaut n. physically. In progress. & adj. The entire number. A white or delicately tinted fine-grained gypsum.

Allude v. A book whose leaves are so made to form paper frames for holding photographs or the like. Allegory n. To assert to be true. Even though. or by suggestion. condition. garden path. Alteration n. A person or thing connected with another. A narrow street. To cause to turn away. One who owes allegiance to a foreign government. Chemistry of the middle ages. Alchemy n. A series of tables giving the days of the week together with certain astronomical information. Estrangement. The dignity. Alcohol n. Altar n. To calm the violence or reduce the intensity of. Allotment n. Albeit conj. especially in a formal manner. Aliment n. A volatile. Alleviate v. An indirect and incidental reference to something without definite mention of it. Capable of being aliened or alienated. To make less burdensome or less hard to bear. Alter v. Allay v. Allege v. as in court. A member of a municipal legislative body. Altercate v. . inflammable. or term of office of an alderman. An assumed name. Alcoholism n. and eyes with bright red pupil and usually pink iris. Any combination or union for some common purpose. magnesia. Aldermanship n. Allot v. The setting forth of a subject under the guise of another subject of aptly suggestive likeness. To assign a definite thing or part to a certain person. Aloof adv. Alkali n. Flood. Alienable adj. Almanac n. Alcove n. A person with milky white skin and hair. Alienate v. as lime. Alias n. Alley n. To make change in. Cheerful willingness. office. To refer incidentally. Alliance n. A condition resulting from the inordinate or persistent use of alcoholic beverages. Alien n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 Alacrity n. 6 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To contend angrily or zealously in words. walk. or the like. Ally n. Any raised place or structure on which sacrifices may be offered or incense burned. characterized by the pursuit of changing base metals to gold. Anything that will neutralize an acid. etc. usually in some relation of helpfulness. who usually exercises also certain judicial functions. of the oak family. Change or modification. Alluvion n. Portion. Alderman n. Not in sympathy with or desiring to associate with others. Albino n. Alder n. That which nourishes. Alienation n. Any shrub or small tree of the genus alumnus. A covered recess connected with or at the side of a larger room. mitigate. colorless liquid of a penetrating odor and burning taste. as lands. Allusion n. Album n.

The letters of a word or phrase so transposed as to make a different word or phrase. Amphibious adj. relations. proportion. Anachronism n. Anything occurring or existing out of its proper time. Ambiguous adj. To mix or blend together in a homogeneous body. The lowest or deepest female voice or part. . One who advocates or practices altruism. The act or state of lying concealed for the purpose of surprising or attacking the enemy. The character &. especially one of an illicit nature. Anagram n. Amour n. Ambulance n. Analogous adj. Eagerly desirous and aspiring. as the sea. Benevolence to others on subordination to self-interest. constructed about a central open space or arena. fragrant. Amorphous adj. To walk about ambush n. Friendship. Ambrosial adj. Something that may or must exist. Altruist n. Without determinate shape. Amateur adj. A love-affair. Altruism n. as in form. An edifice of elliptical shape. Willing and ready to submit. To relieve. Living both on land and in water. Done in a friendly spirit. as a limb or some portion of the body. Amusement n. Ambitious adj. A peculiar sense in which an english word or phrase is used in the united states. Largeness. 7 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Amorous adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 Alternate n. Alto n. Sufficiently. Divinely sweet. A vehicle fitted for conveying the sick and wounded. Americanism n. Designed to excite love. as from pain or hardship amenable adj. Practicing an art or occupation for the love of it. Having a propensity for falling in love. be taken or chosen. Ameliorate v. in case of the absence or incapacity of that other. Ampersand n. Ambulate v. Amplitude n. Diversion. The practical unit of electric-current strength. Amalgam n. To remove by cutting. Having a double meaning. Vertical distance or elevation above any point or base-level. but not as a profession. Corresponding (to some other) in certain respects. One chosen to act in place of another. Having the ability of using both hands with equal skill or ease. and. An alloy or union of mercury with another metal. Amicable adj. Amputate v. Ambidextrous adj. or done instead of something else. Amalgamate v. Altitude n. or delicious. Amatory adj. Amply adv. Ampere n. Amity n. Alternative n. Amphitheater n.

Anglo-saxon n. Anemometer n. To destroy absolutely. Anonymous adj. . Animosity n. Withered. principles. Animalcule n. That branch of morphology which treats of the structure of organisms. Once more. as by social usage. Hatred or dread of england or of what is english. Angular adj. Animadversion n. Analyst n. To make explanatory or critical notes on or upon. 8 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. In the game of poker. A record of events in their chronological order. Ante v. The entire english race wherever found. Saintly. Mutual opposition or resistance of counteracting forces. Historian. One's ancestors collectively. Hatred. Ancestry n. To make alive. Annual adj. Anode n. Annuity n. Anew adv. Anglophobia n. Animate v. Antagonism n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 Analogy n. Anathema n. year by year. Anatomy n. To add or affix at the end. the united states. Pertaining to or producing loss of sensation. Anemia n. To pass criticism or censure. The utterance of criticism or censure. An annual allowance. Anything forbidden. An animal of microscopic smallness. Anhydrous adj. Annotate v. Sharp-cornered. Annunciation n. Occurring every year. One who analyzes or makes use of the analytical method. or persons. Of unknown authorship. Anemic adj. Analyze v. Animadvert v. Anarchy n. Pertaining to the south pole or the regions near it. or income. Affected with anemia. Reasoning in which from certain and known relations or resemblance others are formed. Annihilate v. Angelic adj. to put up a stake before the cards are dealt. A brief account of some interesting event or incident. Annals n. Anesthetic adj. Deficiency of blood or red corpuscles. as in europe. The point where or path by which a voltaic current enters an electrolyte or the like. Annalist n. Absence or utter disregard of government. Proclamation. Anecdote n. payment. Antarctic adj. or india. Annex v. To examine minutely or critically. An instrument for measuring the force or velocity of wind.

aversion. Antipathize v. Anything that will counteract or remove the effects of poison. Antechamber n. or the like. Antenatal adj. Antemeridian adj. Antiquary n. ludicrous. Pertaining to time before the world's creation. Antichrist n. A substance which neutralizes the poisonous products of micro-organisms. Inconsistency or contradiction in terms or ideas. A room situated before and opening into another. Anticlimax n. A gradual or sudden decrease in the importance or impressiveness of what is said. Antecedent n. Antilogy n. disease. whether a person or a power. One who collects and examines old things. Anthracite n. Antiseptic n. Antistrophe n. Apathy n. Tending to prevent or relieve non-inflammatory spasmodic affections. Anticyclone n. The science of man in general. Antipodes n. Before noon. A response or alteration of responses. Pertaining to ancient times. Antonym n. books. Aperture n. A collection of extracts from the writings of various authors. One who or that which precedes or goes before. To make old or out of date. Anterior adj. Anthropomorphous adj. events before the great flood in the days of noah. Prior. Hard coal. An atmospheric condition of high central pressure. To precede. The inversion of terms in successive classes. place. Of or pertaining to the times. Any opponent or enemy of christ. Having or resembling human form. A grotesque. 9 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. or causality. Antediluvian adj. usually larger. Anthropology n. Anteroom n. Antislavery adj. Antidote n. Hole. Anthology n. An anthem or other composition sung responsively. rank. as in "the home of joy and the joy of home". weapons. Antedate v. as coins. . as in time. Antemundane adj. Antic n. Opposed to human slavery. Occurring or existing before birth. To assign or affix a date to earlier than the actual one. Anxious adj. Antitoxin n. Insensibility to emotion or passionate feeling. A place or region on the opposite side of the earth. or fantastic action. order. Distressed in mind respecting some uncertain matter. To show or feel a feeling of antagonism. with currents flowing outward. things. Antiphony n. etc. generally musical. Antiquate v. Antiphon n. medals. A word directly opposed to another in meaning. Antique adj. A waiting room for those who seek audience. or dislike. Antispasmodic adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 Antecede v. Anything that destroys or restrains the growth of putrefactive micro-organisms.

or in contact. association. Appellation n. Having the nature of a tree. To make a prisoner of (a person) in the name of the law. pertaining to. as something accessory. To belong. Appraise v. . A water-conduit. Apprehend v. as of a mountain. Appease v. Appreciable adj. Suitable for the purpose and circumstances. Of or pertaining to a tree or trees.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 Apex n. subordinate. The climax. Append v. Appertain v. To add or attach. Apiary n. to decide matters. Appropriate. Apposite adj. A disclaimer of intentional error or offense. A tree. Capable of being conceived. Sanction. The act of placing side by side. or natural relation. possession. Easily understood. or thing is called. To soothe by quieting anger or indignation. particularly one for supplying a community from a distance. or supplementary. Apology n. To act or give judgment as umpire. Arboreal adj. Arbiter n. Of. Apostle n. Proverb. Apothecary n. A place where bees are kept. The highest point. Appropriate adj. Arbitrate v. Capable of being appealed to. Appall v. Capable of being discerned by the senses or intellect. Aphorism n. The name or title by which a particular person. To estimate the money value of. 10 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. False. Arbitrary adj. Aqueous adj. Apparent adj. Ghost. Apostate adj. Aqueduct n. Arbor n. together. Arboretum n. as by right. Approbation n. Apprehensible adj. To fill with dismay or horror. Fixed or done capriciously. Apostasy n. or containing water. Appellate adj. Apogee n. The cultivation of trees or shrubs. classification. Any messenger commissioned by or as by divine authority. A total departure from one's faith or religion. Deification. Arboriculture n. Apposition n. One chosen or appointed. class. A botanical garden or place devoted to the cultivation of trees or shrubs. One who keeps drugs for sale and puts up prescriptions. fitness. Apotheosis n. Apparition n. Arborescent adj. by mutual consent of parties in dispute.

Ascension n. Trickery. The chief of the bishops of an ecclesiastical province in the greek. Aristocracy n. Arrant adj. Unduly or excessively proud. Ascetic adj. The act of rising. demand. The branch of anthropology concerned with the systematic investigation of the relics of man. A very deep bored well. the real or legendary hero of british poetic story. or claim. Archangel n. To take. Ascent n. Water rises due to underground pressure artful adj. Dominant. or the state of being put in order. Artesian well n. As much as can be held in the arm or arms.. A prototype. Artless adj. Archetype n. or climbing. An angel of high rank. Pertaining to king arthur.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 Arcade n. To call into court. Ascribe v. roman. soaring. Arid adj. Arrival n. Ardor n. To assign as a quality or attribute. A fleet of war-vessels. Characterized by craft or cunning. A hereditary noble or one nearly connected with nobility. Ardent adj. especially presumptuously or without reasons or grounds. and anglican church. A vaulted passageway or street. as of wealth. Armful n. A coming to stopping-place or destination. Something overdue and unpaid. a roofed passageway having shops. or the islands collectively themselves. Arrear n. Burning with passion. Arrange v. 11 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. etc. Armada n. . Artifice n. The act of putting in proper order. Arrangement n. Notoriously bad. opening from it. Archbishop n. station. An arsenal. Arrogate v. Obsolescence. An agreeable odor. learning. Aroma n. A rising. Arrogant adj. Given to severe self-denial and practicing excessive abstinence and devotion. etc. Intensity of passion or affection. Archipelago n. A hereditary nobility aristocrat n. Archaic adj. Ascendant adj. and demand whether he pleads guilty or not. Archdeacon n. Arraign v. Any large body of water studded with islands. Armory n. To put in definite or proper order. Archaeology n. as a person indicted for crime. Ingenuous. Very dry. A high official administrator of the affairs of a diocese. Antiquated archaism n. Arthurian adj.

One who kills. Outrageously or wantonly wicked. Assassination n. or true. The chief law-officer of a government. inhalation. Assignee n. as by secret assault or treachery. or severe. Athwart adv. Assailant n. One who seeks earnestly. especially vowel sound. To make amends for. place. To express agreement with a statement or matter of opinion. To adapt. as by surprise or secret assault. Ashen adj. The chemical analysis or testing of an alloy ore. Attest v. Murderer. To determine the amount of (a tax or other sum to be paid). Having no distinct sexual organs. Atone v. Assonate v. Asperity n. To cause to be less harsh. etc. especially the killing of some eminent person. Harsh in disposition or character. wish. Aspire v. Askance adv. One who attacks. Pale. Astringent adj. Assonant adj. Resemblance or correspondence in sound. genuine. as for advancement. Assess v. An apparatus for reducing a liquid to a fine spray. Assassinate v. An earnest wish for that which is above one's present reach. Harshness or roughness of temper. Great cruelty or reckless wickedness. One who is appointed to act for another in the management of certain property and interests. To certify as accurate. Atonement n. criminal. 12 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 Asexual adj. Assuage v. Atheism n. Atomizer n. not yet attained. violent. Attache n. Atrocity n. appetite. Assessor n. or disease. Aspirant n. Assay n. Assassin n. Astute adj. or expiation made from wrong or injury. Attorney-general n. Wanting water. Assiduous adj. From side to side. Having resemblance of sound. An officer whose duty it is to assess taxes. Assonance n. Assent v. A subordinate member of a diplomatic embassy. To accord in sound. Diligent. Property in general. honors. Aspiration n. treacherously or secretly. vile. as for something high and good. regarded as applicable to the payment of debts. reparation. To kill. Assimilate v. pain. as for disinfection. or longing. Atrocious adj. Assets n. or cruel. To have an earnest desire. Athirst adj. With a side or indirect glance or meaning. Pl. or tries to kill. The denial of the existence of god. . Amends. as excitement. Keen in discernment.

. Aurora n. 13 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Authentic adj. Aura n. or of the origin and authorship claimed. Audition n. Fearless. Self-governing. Austere adj. Augustine. To predict. Greediness. Autopsy n. protecting. One of the two chambers of the heart which receives the blood from the veins. Audacious adj. Loud enough to be heard. Favoring. Autumnal adj. To make bigger. Autarchy n. Any one who claims or wields unrestricted or undisputed authority or influence. Automaton n. Absolute government. Audible adj. Of or pertaining to the ear. Auditory adj. Auspice n. Auricle n. or propitious influence or guidance. Avidity n. Autonomy n. A luminous phenomenon in the upper regions of the atmosphere. Of or pertaining to hearing or the organs or sense of hearing. A mental condition of fixed opposition to or dislike of some particular thing. Augustinian adj. The act or sensation of hearing. Any living being whose actions are or appear to be involuntary or mechanical. Reddish-brown. Auxiliary n. Pertaining to st. Avert v. Averse adj. Aversion n. Autocracy n. Augur v. One who or that which aids or helps. his doctrines. Reluctant. Containing gold. The state or quality of being genuine. Aver v. The fall or sliding of a mass of snow or ice down a mountain-slope. especially when regarded as subsidiary or accessory. The story of one's life written by himself. Autonomous adj. Autocrat n. Avarice n. Authenticity n. Autobiography n. Augment v. Aviary n. Of or pertaining to autumn. To assert as a fact. The examination of a dead body by dissection to ascertain the cause of death. To turn away or aside. or the sense of hearing. Severely simple. Of undisputed origin. Self-government. said usually of the hair. A spacious cage or enclosure in which live birds are kept. often bearing with it rock. Unrestricted power. Passion for getting and keeping riches. Pervasive psychic influence supposed to emanate from persons aural adj. unadorned. Of or pertaining to the ear. Auricular adj. or the religious orders called after him. its auricle.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 Auburn adj. Avalanche n. Auriferous adj.

Awaken v. while cooking. A medical preparation. Baste v. A large package prepared for transportation or storage. An escort or lover. to be used in cookery. An instrument that registers graphically and continuously the atmospheric pressure. A boat-song of venetian gondoliers. Beatify v. Bauble n. Batten n. Ballad n. An expression of assent. Badger v. A microbe. Baleful adj. interest. 14 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 Avocation n. To foil or frustrate. aromatic and oily. Awry adv. Bawl v. Becalm v. & adj. Commonplace. Azure n. Beatitude n. A flowering shrub. Balsam n. Azalea n. Baffle v. Of or pertaining to lord bacon or his system of philosophy. Barcarole n. To make supremely happy. Avow v. direction. Barograph n. An official staff borne either as a weapon or as an emblem of authority or privilege. Diversion. A single-colored napped woolen fabric used for table-covers. A thick liquid mixture of two or more materials beaten together. Baritone adj. Apart from. Barring prep. Batter n. Baton n. Bale n. Aye adv. curtains. To pester. Beau n. To make quiet. Bass adj. . Any state of great happiness. Having a register higher than bass and lower than tenor. Barometer n. To arouse. An officer of court having custody of prisoners under arraignment. Battalion n. or the like. Baize n. Bask v. Bacterium n. often with epic subject and usually in lyric form. Banal adj. forming a part of a regiment. A body of infantry composed of two or more companies. Low in tone or compass. A trinket. To declare openly. Bailiff n. The color of the sky. Any popular narrative poem. To make warm by genial heat. gravy. etc. To cover with melted fat. An instrument for indicating the atmospheric pressure per unit of surface. Baconian adj. as emotion. Malignant. used for healing. To proclaim by outcry. A narrow strip of wood. Out of the proper form. or position.

Belay v.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 Beck v. Good and kind of heart. 15 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Kindness of feeling. Berth n. A woman who is a center of attraction because of her beauty. etc. To delay past the proper hour. Helpful result. Madhouse. Begrudge v. To attack on all sides. Befriend v. Bedeck v. Manifesting a warlike spirit. To confuse. A church office endowed with funds or property for the maintenance of divine service. Belate v. or aspect. accomplishments. Benevolent in feeling. Bequeath v. Characterized by charity and kindness. Besmear v. Benefice n. as with something oily or sticky. Any act of kindness or well-doing. A solemn invocation of the divine blessing. Benison n. sleeping-car. Helpful. Benignant adj. as with any oily or sticky substance. To implore. To give a signal to. To envy one of the possession of. Benefit n. Beneficent adj. To lament benediction n. Warlike. etc. To make fast. To produce by sexual generation. Bedaub v. by nod or gesture. A bunk or bed in a vessel. Loving others and actively desirous of their well-being. Bereave v. Belligerent adj. disposition. especially when in need. Beget v. or manner. Benevolence n. . Beseech v. Bellicose adj. Beset v. Belie v. One who is lawfully entitled to the profits and proceeds of an estate or property. Benefactor n. Benignity n. To be a friend to. Beneficial adj. To cover with ornament. Befog v. Benign adj. To disparage. Belittle v. Bemoan v. Blessing. To misrepresent. To give by will. To accept as true on the testimony or authority of others. Bedlam n. Beneficiary n. A doer of kindly and charitable acts. Belle n. by winding round a cleat. To make desolate with loneliness and grief. as a rope. character. To smear over. Believe v. To smear over. Benevolent adj.

A vivid glowing flame. A slightly receding bay between headlands. Bibliomania n. The crime of marrying any other person while having a legal spouse living. . Blemish n. To get or sit upon astride. Fond of drinking. Bewilder v. actions. A written account of one's life. and character. as to the taste. Biography n. A privilege or possession into which one is born. Engagement to marry. Bitterness n. Blase adj. To engage to marry. To confuse the perceptions or judgment of. Desolate. Speaking two languages. Blatant adj. To happen to or befall. Blazon v. Birthright n. To remind oneself. Blaze n. Blaspheme v. A bibliographical sketch or notice. Acridity. Bilingual adj. 16 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To await. Blithe adj. The passion for collecting books. Bestrew v. The science of life or living organisms. Bight n. An animal having two feet. One who loves books. Two-sided. In good season or time. Bibulous adj. To sprinkle or cover with things strewn. A mark that mars beauty. A horizontal framework with two handles at each end for carrying a corpse to the grave. Betroth v. To make widely or generally known. formed by a long curve of a coast-line. A list of the words of an author. Biology n. Bigamy n. Biennial n. Bibliophile n. Sated with pleasure. Bestride v. Joyous.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 Bestial adj. Bigamist n. To indulge in profane oaths. Betimes adv. Bleak adj. One who has two spouses at the same time. Animal. Biograph n. Bethink v. Betrothal n. as a horse. Biped n. Betide v. A plant that produces leaves and roots the first year and flowers and fruit the second. Bibliography n. or the literature bearing on a particular subject. Noisily or offensively loud or clamorous. Bevel n. Bier n. Any inclination of two surfaces other than 90 degrees. Bilateral adj. Bide v.

A women's ornamental corset-shaped laced waist. accompanied by caste nets and singing. To make of or ornament with brass. who has general charge of the rigging. Bravo interj. or flourish triumphantly or defiantly. An open pan or basin for holding live coals. Cheerful. etc. Breech n. In cricket. or a line of coast by hostile forces. Bray n. . Borough n. or a legal obligation. Bountiful adj. the player who delivers the ball. Boycott v. shake. Bombardier n. To study plant-life. illustrative of the passion of love. The trunk or body of a tree. and shells. 17 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A spanish dance. especially of a woman. Bravado n. Hillside. a frontier. Bore v. Bomb n. anchors. Braggart n. Braze v. Rude. To support. Boorish adj. Corporeal. To assail with any missile or with abusive speech. To wave. dogs. The shutting up of a town. Unchecked merriment or animal spirits. Bole n. as something wrong. Inflated or extravagant language. A subordinate officer of a vessel. An incorporated village or town. lawful right. Bombard v. A hollow projectile containing an explosive material. A person who has charge of mortars. as the cry of an ass or the blast of a horn. Connected with the study or cultivation of plants. Brae n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 Blithesome adj. Bowdlerize v. Bolero n. Brazier n. A vain boaster. as a sword or spear. bombs. etc. The violation of official duty. Brandish v. An aggressive display of boldness. One who trains horses. Bodice n. The buttocks. Boatswain n. Breach n. Breaker n. Well done. Bowler n. especially on unimportant subjects. To expurgate in editing (a literary composition) by omitting words or passages. A round pod or seed-capsule. Botanize v. Botanical adj. To place the products or merchandise of under a ban. Botany n. A loud harsh sound. Showing abundance. Boll n. Bolster v. as a flax or cotton. Boisterous adj. Bodily adj. The science that treats of plants. Bombast n. Blockade n. Bosom n. To weary by tediousness or dullness. The breast or the upper front of the thorax of a human being.

Buffoon n. Brigade n. Fragile. Buoyant adj. Britannia n. Disseminated far and wide. ranking between a colonel and a major-general. Any one of various tall rush-like plants growing in damp ground or water. Bristle n. Brittle adj. gild. Water saturated with salt. An ox. One who lives by robbery and plunder. etc. Either of the two subdivisions of the trachea conveying air into the lungs. Objects of curiosity or for decoration. Members of a brotherhood. or pertaining to. A clown. To execute clumsily. for the first time. Brimstone n. Bumper n. Bronchus n. A body of troops consisting of two or more regiments. stiff hairs of swine: used in brush-making. Low drollery. coarse jokes. Broach v. or attempt to do so. or the like. and the reins. Brogan n. profession. Pl. haughty. heavy shoe. Bridle n. The head-harness of a horse consisting of a head-stall. Shortness of duration. Spiritual or social fellowship or solidarity. Brooch n. . 18 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A word. To overwhelm. Bromine n. Bulwark n. A coarse. Brigand n. or rude address or manner. To mention. Broadcast adj. Of. Brigadier n. Any dialectic pronunciation of english. Bumptious adj. Buoyancy n. Brogue n. or like a bulb. Bulrush n. a bit. An article of jewelry fastened by a hinged pin and hook on the underside. etc.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 Brethren n. A cup or glass filled to the brim. Brevity n. Bungle v. Brine n. The business of making sales and purchases for a commission. non-metallic liquid element with a suffocating odor. Browbeat v. or phrase characteristic of great britain or the british. Briticism n. Power or tendency to float on or in a liquid or gas. by stern. Buffoonery n. Somewhat rough or rude in manner or speech. especially that of the irish people. association. The united kingdom of great britain. One of the coarse. Brokerage n. Bronchitis n. Sulfur. Brotherhood n. Bulbous adj. idiom. Full of offensive and aggressive self-conceit. Having the power or tendency to float or keep afloat. Bric-a-brac n. Anything that gives security or defense. Bullock n. A dark reddish-brown. General officer who commands a brigade. Brusque adj. a broker. especially one to be drunk as a toast or health. Inflammation of the bronchial tubes.

Cabinet n. To hurry. Superstitious devotion to one's religion. Callow adj. A rule or law adopted by an association. as in poetry or the time and pace of marching troops. Cameo n. or the like. An embellishment or flourish. Calculus n. Cowardly. Burgher n. Calvary n. Bursar n. Cadaverous adj. Any support or prop. Calculable adj. Calorie n. Straightforward. . Came n. A number of persons secretly united for effecting by intrigue some private purpose. Government by departments of men transacting particular branches of public business. Calvinize v. Slander. Cadence n. By-law n. A chest of drawers for clothing. a member of the lower house of the legislature of maryland or virginia. The place where christ was crucified. In colonial times. Cabalism n. A treasurer. or corporate town. etc. Caitiff adj. Canaanite n. Bustle v. Burgess n. To make brilliant or shining. Canary adj. A member of one of the three tribes that dwelt in the land of canaan. That may be estimated by reckoning. The body of men constituting the official advisors of the executive head of a nation. Butt v. Callosity n. Campaign n. Of a bright but delicate yellow. Any small engraved or carved work in relief. Calumny n. Buttress n. low mountain. To strike with or as with the head. Cadenza n. or discordant sound or combination of sounds or tones. or western palestine. A leaden sash-bar or grooved strip for fastening panes in stained-glass windows. To teach or imbue with the doctrines of calvinism. a corporation. or natural turret. A concretion formed in various parts of the body resembling a pebble in hardness. A conspicuous hill. for a solo voice or instrument. Cajolery n. Amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of 1 kilogram of water 1 degree centigrade. Without experience of the world. prepared or improvised. Resembling a corpse. generally isolated. The state of being hard and insensible. Cacophony n. Calvinism n. or horns. Bureaucracy n. An inhabitant. The system of doctrine taught by john calvin. Candid adj. Burnish v. A disagreeable. Rhythmical or measured flow or movement. To impose on or dupe by flattering speech. citizen or freeman of a borough burgh. Delusive speech.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 Bureau n. Cabal n. 19 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. harsh. A complete series of connected military operations. Cajole v. Butte n.

The division of society on artificial grounds. Caricature n. etc. Canine adj. Roomy. Carcass n. A fatal or serious accident or disaster. etc. The quality of frankness or outspokenness. Sensual. A sign (^) placed below a line. Catholicity n. doctrine. Castigate v. To surrender or stipulate terms. Of prime or special importance.. Accidental. The dead body of an animal. 20 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Cantata n. A heading. Casualty n. Carnage n. To talk in a singsong. indicating where omitted words. Cataract n. Eating or living on flesh. document. Dead and putrefying flesh. as by excellence. Cant v. Characteristic of a dog. The part of the town or district in which the troops are quartered. Capillary n. as of a chapter. Cartilage n. Carnal adj. Capitulate v. Any great and sudden misfortune or calamity. A minute vessel having walls composed of a single layer of cells. Any overwhelming flood of water. Any rule or law. A picture or description in which natural characteristics are exaggerated or distorted. Catholicism n. Opacity of the lens of the eye resulting in complete or partial blindness. by chance. An elastic animal tissue of firm consistence. Cantonment n. To drink deeply and in boisterous or jovial manner. Casual adj. Cataclysm n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 Candor n. The system. Capacious adj. A whim. Carrion n. Canon n. Captivate v. Carnivorous adj. Caption n. preaching tone with affected solemnity. Universal prevalence or acceptance. Canto n. The negative pole or electrode of a galvanic battery. Massacre. Cartridge n. Catastrophe n. Caret n. One of the divisions of an extended poem. A choral composition. should be inserted. Captious adj. Cathode n. To punish. Cardinal adj. A charge for a firearm. Cardiac adj. or for blasting. or beauty. Hypercritical. Caprice n. To fascinate. Carouse v. and practice of the roman catholic church. section. Eloquence. Caste n. . Pertaining to the heart.

Cereal adj. Centurion n. Pertaining to edible grain or farinaceous seeds. Centenary adj. An official examiner of manuscripts empowered to prohibit their publication. Easily provoked to anger. An instrument consisting of nine pieces of cord. To hold back. Chattel n. Choleric adj. Chasten v. Chasm n. Chateau n. A distinctive feature. To pass title to. Changeable in appearance. formerly used for flogging in the army and navy. Observant of ritual. as in the earth's surface. as of possessions or rights. Causal adj. Any article of personal property. Charlatan n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 Cat-o-nine-tails n. Check v. Census n. Ceremonial adj. Surrender. Characterize v. A captain of a company of one hundred infantry in the ancient roman army. Indicating or expressing a cause. Characterized by outward form or ceremony. as of action or motion. Chagrin n. Centiliter n. To purify by affliction. Censor n. A hundredth of a liter. as at one's failures or errors. A length of one hundredth of a meter. Caustic adj. To describe by distinctive marks or peculiarities. Cauterize v. as distinguished from a common-law court. Censorious adj. usages and practices. Discontinuance. Cessation n. evening dress. Chastity n. Keen vexation. Sarcastic and severe. To subject to punitive measures. Chameleon adj. etc. Characteristic n. Cession n. . Centimeter n. annoyance. Chivalry n. or mortification. Any condition of which the elements or parts are in utter disorder and confusion. Sexual or moral purity. Chancery n. Chastise v. A quack. Chiffon n. A very thin gauze used for trimmings. A court of equity. Ceremonious adj. To burn or sear as with a heated iron. A private meeting of members of a political party to select candidates. The knightly system of feudal times with its code. An acute epidemic disease. Cede v. An official numbering of the people of a country or district. Judging severely or harshly. 21 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A castle or manor-house. Chaos n. Pertaining to a hundred years or a period of a hundred years. A yawning hollow. Cholera n. Caucus n.

To name in baptism. Clamorous adj. Clangor n. One who makes or sells cloth or clothing. A certificate from the proper authorities that a vessel has complied with the law and may sail. Circumscribe v. To arrange in a class or classes on the basis of observed resemblance and differences. Clearance n. Circumference n. The boundary-line of a circle. Cite v. To confine within bounds. Chronometer n. To render intelligible. Citadel n. Claimant n. Any strong fortress.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 Choral adj. Cipher v. Coalition n. Belonging. or careful consideration. To calculate arithmetically. . Circumlocution n. Producing coagulation. Circumspect adj. or product. The science that treats of computation of time or of investigation and arrangement of events. Clan n. Clandestine adj. Surreptitious. or bells. Intuitive sagacity or perception. Coalescence n. One who makes a claim or demand. (also a noun meaning zero or nothing) circulate v. To refer to specifically. To change into a clot or a jelly. clamor. Mercy. A tribe. That part of the world where christianity is generally professed. To sail quite around. combination. Clumsy adj. Circumnavigate v. Clarion n. Classify v. chains. Pertaining to. Chronology n. or by a ferment. Close-hauled adj. The act or process of coming together so as to form one body. or performed by a chorus or choir. relating to. Compassionate. Coagulant adj. intended for. Having the sails set for sailing as close to the wind as possible. by chemical action. as of right. Urgent in complaint or demand. A portable timekeeper of the highest attainable precision. Combination in a body or mass. Clement adj. To treat as a baby or an invalid. Coagulate v. Clairvoyance n. Indirect or roundabout expression. 22 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Clarify v. Christ n. Clemency n. caution. Showing watchfulness. A small shrill trumpet or bugle. as by heat. or abounding in color. Christendom n. Clothier n. as of arms. Awkward of movement. To disseminate. Clanking or a ringing. A title of jesus christen v. Coddle v. Chromatic adj.

An associate in professional employment. as of objects of art. Akin. Commingle v. Commentary n. Taking notice. Comical adj. Coincide v. Collide v. To cause to shrink. Cohere v. To stick together. Commemorate v. Coercion n. Form of speech used only or chiefly in conversation. Collision n. Collector n. Handsome. fall in.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 Codicil n. Any strikingly great person or object. Coercive adj. Commissariat n. The department of an army charged with the provision of its food and water and daily needs. Colossus n. One who makes a collection. A college student. Cohesion n. Consistency. Serving or tending to force. especially in literary or scientific pursuits. Cogent adj. Colloquy n. Colloquial adj. A supplement adding to. moral or physical. Collier n. Colloquialism n. To blend. A secret agreement for a wrongful purpose. or fail. To correspond. or sum. Forcible constraint or restraint. Taking place at the same time. Conversation. Collective adj. To meet and strike violently. To force. or explaining in the body of a will. A circumstance so agreeing with another: often implying accident. Comely adj. Comestible adj. Collegian n. One who works in a coal-mine. Fit to be eaten. Coincidence n. Colleague n. Cohesive adj. Cognizant adj. To labor or cooperate with another or others. Violent contact. Coincident adj. To empower. Having the property of consistency. Commission v. books. To serve as a remembrance of. Collaborate v. Pertaining or peculiar to common speech as distinguished from literary. 23 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. That may or can collapse. Appealing strongly to the reason or conscience. Consisting of a number of persons or objects considered as gathered into a mass. . A series of illustrative or explanatory notes on any important work. Cognate adj. or the like. revoking. Collusion n. Funny. Coerce v. Collapse v. Collapsible adj.

especially in a perplexing manner. A rival. as in wrong-doing or with a wrong-doer. Complacent adj. The act or process of entrusting or consigning for safe-keeping. Committal n. Yielding. Complication n. Compression n. Agreeable. Compulsory adj. Complacence n. Comport v. Commotion n. Competent adj. Characterized by rivalry. Comparable adj. Fit to be compared. Intelligible. Calmness. Compressible adj. To address or gratify with expressions of delicate praise. Pleased or satisfied with oneself. in place of. An intermingling or combination of things or parts. To put something. fact. or result of committing. A disturbance or violent agitation. To make complex. Compliant adj. Compress v. Compensate v. or hard to deal with. Competence n. The act. Comprehension n. Competitive adj. Comprehensive adj. Compulsion n. difficult. Component n. Comparison n. Qualified. To conduct or behave (oneself). Forced. Coercion. Examination of two or more objects with reference to their likeness or unlikeness. Compliment v. Adequate qualification or capacity. A constituent element or part. Complaisance n. Participation or partnership. Comprehensible adj. Comprise v. . Capable of being pressed into smaller compass. Constraint. Complex adj. Something that is bought and sold. Complicated. To consist of. Satisfaction with one's acts or surroundings. Politeness. Complicate v. or the state of being commodity n. Ability to know. To make complete. Relative. Complaisant adj. Composure n. 24 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To remunerate. Complicity n. Large in scope or content. To press together or into smaller space. as by force or authority. especially something less severe.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 Commitment n. Complement v. Competitor n. Comparative adj. Commute v.

Conciliatory adj. Confederate n. Conduit n. To form an idea. Confident adj. Contributing to an end. A musical composition. A spiritual advisor. Conclusive adj. or claim. Self-flattering opinion. sorrow. Concurrence n. Confer v. To bestow. petition. Confederacy n. Confidence n. . mental image or thought of. Expression of sympathy with a person in pain. A number of states or persons in compact or league with each other. Condensation n. Remorseful feeling. Condolence n. 25 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. pipe. Concussion n. One to whom secrets are entrusted. One who is united with others in a league. Concede v. Confidant n. Conduce v. Conceive v. Concord n. Concordance n. Assured. Confessor n. or misfortune. The act or process of making dense or denser. A person with whom another confers. or admitted in response to a demand. To ascertain by mathematical calculation. or agreement. To obtain the friendship of. Anything granted or yielded. To reveal in trust or confidence. Confiscate v. Sufficient to convince or decide. Conciliate v. Occurring or acting together. The candy collectively that a confectioner makes or sells. Confectionery n. Confide v. Conducive adj. Harmony. compact. Agreement. particularly a tube. Harmony. Confinement n. Conductible adj. Tending to reconcile.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 Compunction n. Conceit n. Concurrent adj. A violent shock to some organ by a fall or a sudden blow. The state or feeling of trust in or reliance upon another. Concession n. To abridge. To appropriate (private property) as forfeited to the public use or treasury. or passageway for a fluid. To bring about. To surrender. Concerto n. Concur v. Capable of being conducted or transmitted. Compute v. To come down voluntarily to equal terms with inferiors. Condense v. To agree. Conferee n. as candy. A means for conducting something. Condescend v. Restriction within limits or boundaries. as for mutual aid.

Pertaining to marriage or matrimony. Conjoin v. signify. Conservative adj. The act or state or conforming. To encounter. Connive v. Conquer v. A guess. marital rights. Confluence n. Conjugate adj. A stream that unites with another. form. An institution for instruction and training in music and declamation. General structure. To be in collusion. especially one with thorough knowledge and sound judgment of art. Pertaining to marriage. or the like. To bring together into a crowd. Following in uninterrupted succession. Conscientious adj. Conjugal adj. Conformance n. Connoisseur n. Tendency to adhere to the existing order of things. The state of being joined together. Conjecture n. Conscience n. Connote v. and thinks. A critical judge of art. The place where streams meet. Conscript v. a forest. Conservatory n. Congenial adj. To force into military service. Conformation n. Confront v. To collect into a mass. Having kindred character or tastes.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 Conflagration n. as of many buildings. feels. or married persons. or use. or the things so joined. Congest v. To mean. To overcome by force. 26 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Aware that one lives. Consecutive adj. Conjunction n. Adhering to the existing order of things. Consecrate v. as difficulties or obstacles. To unite. A collective unanimous opinion of a number of persons. The faculty in man by which he distinguishes between right and wrong in character and conduct. Conservatism n. Cone-bearing trees. Descended from the same parent or ancestor. . or outline. Correspondence in form. A great fire. manner. Harmonious. To set apart as sacred. Connubial adj. Coniferous adj. Conjugation n. Conformity n. Joined together in pairs. Consensus n. Consign v. Conformable adj. Confluent n. Conscious adj. Congeal v. The state or condition of being joined together. Consanguineous adj. Congregate v. To coagulate. To entrust. Governed by moral standard.

Contaminate v. The communication of disease from person to person. Contagious adj. One who has the right to vote at an election.. To bring to completion. Contemporaneous adj. Contiguous adj. Transmitting disease. The place in which a consul transacts official business. Consort n. Contender n. Contingent adj. Proximity. Designed for gradual destruction. Constable n. The state or quality of being in accord with. Contemptible adj. eating. Not predictable. Contemporary adj. occurring. Consul n. Constituent n. chiefly to represent his country. wearing out. One who exerts oneself in opposition or rivalry. Conspirator n. Continence n. Consistency n. Possibility of happening. Gradual destruction. To plot. Panic. To bind. Consulate n. Contemptuous adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 Consignee n. Living or existing at the same time. Constituency n. Consummate v. Living. A companion or associate. etc. appetites. Contemplate v. Consternation n. Consonance n. To pollute. Consumptive adj. To comfort. . Constellation n. An officer whose duty is to maintain the peace. Disdainful. To consider thoughtfully. To combine into one body or system. The inhabitants or voters in a district represented in a legislative body. Consignor n. One who agrees with others to cooperate in accomplishing some unlawful purpose. Worthy of scorn or disdain. Consumption n. Constrict v. Consonant adj. 27 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A state of permanence. One who entrusts. as by burning. etc. A person to whom goods or other property has been entrusted. Contingency n. or existing at the same time. or by using up. Contagion n. An arbitrary assemblage or group of stars. Clearly visible. and passion. Console v. Consolidate v. Conspicuous adj. Being in agreement or harmony with. Contiguity n. Self-restraint with respect to desires. Touching or joining at the edge or boundary. An officer appointed to reside in a foreign city. Conspire v.

To move with a circling or winding motion. Control v. Tending to one point. Convalesce v. Conveyance n. To bruise by a blow. Convenience n. or governing influence over. Permanence. Converge v. . That by which anything is transported. Interchangeable. Continuation n. Convene v. Convivial adj. One who gives or furnishes. Contumacy n. Trade forbidden by law or treaty. Fitness. Contuse v. Broken in spirit because of a sense of sin. Convalescent adj. Convolve v. or development. Convex adj. Convergent adj. time. Rebellious. Continuous adj. The act of giving for a common purpose. extended. Controller n. Convalescence n. inventing. Convertible adj. Conversion n. Contrite adj. or prolonged without separation or interruption of sequence. To summon or cause to assemble. Contributor n. or to good-fellowship in eating or drinking. The act planning. To prevent or obstruct the operation of. Contrive v. Curving like the segment of the globe or of the surface of a circle. Contemptuous disregard of the requirements of rightful authority. Uninterrupted connection in space. The state of progressive restoration to health and strength after the cessation of disease. 28 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A winding motion. Recovering health after sickness. Prolongation. Contrivance n. or from one form to another. A placing opposite. To recover after a sickness. A bruise. To cause to incline and approach nearer together. Inconsistent with itself. Change from one state or position to another. Contradictory adj. Contravene v. Contradiction n. One who or that which regulates or directs. To exercise a directing. The assertion of the opposite of that which has been said. for a common purpose. Connected. either with or without the breaking of the skin. Thoroughly informed. Contraband n. as of time or place. restraining. To twist into a misshapen form. Convolution n. Continuity n. devising. Contort v. Contribution n. operation. Conversant adj. To manage or carry through by some device or scheme. in common with others.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 Continuance n. Devoted to feasting. Contusion n. Contumacious adj. or adapting something to or for a special purpose. Contraposition n.

Coronet n. Pertaining to the universe.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1027 1028 1029 1030 1031 1032 1033 1034 1035 1036 1037 1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 Convoy n. various degrees of noble rank less than sovereign. A minute particle of matter. A protecting force accompanying property in course of transportation. A doctrine of creation or of the origin of the universe. Confirmation. Loss of purity or integrity. The general science of the universe. Coronation n. Cosmography n. Cosmos n. To ruin or destroy little by little. . Corpuscle n. Coquette n. Corrode v. A number or body of persons in some way associated or acting together. To put in some relation of connection or correspondence. Correlate v. Corollary n. Counter-claim n. A proposition following so obviously from another that it requires little demonstration. Cosmetic adj. Cornucopia n. symbolizing peace and prosperity. A cosmopolitan character. Cosmogony n. geography. Gradual decay by crumbling or surface disintegration. A flirt. Cosmopolitan adj. A cross-demand alleged by a defendant in his favor against the plaintiff. Corrigible adj. To strengthen. Capable of reformation. Corrosion n. Belonging or relating to the body as opposed to the mind. The horn of plenty. The act or ceremony of crowning a monarch. Corporal adj. Corrosive n. To cause spasms in. Mutually involving or implying one another. Corroborate v. Corporate adj. Common to all the world. The world or universe considered as a system. Open to bribery. Corpse n. A violent and abnormal muscular contraction of the body. and geology. Belonging to a corporation. The science that describes the universe. Pertaining to the art of beautifying. Corps n. Corporeal adj. Cosmic adj. Corruption n. Plenteous. Of a material nature. Convulse v. Cosmology n. Obese. Cosmopolitanism n. Correlative adj. Copious adj. including astronomy. An ornamental molding running round the walls of a room close to the ceiling. Corroboration n. That which causes gradual decay by crumbling or surface disintegration. Corruptible adj. perfect in order and arrangement. according to its form. A dead body. Convulsion n. especially the complexion. Corpulent adj. Cornice n. physical. 29 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Inferior crown denoting. as proof or conviction.

A formal summary of fundamental points of religious belief. Believable. Counting-house n. A flock of quails or partridges. Resembling or containing cream. To accuse in return. Brave. Made to resemble something else. A vehement desire. Creamy adj. A criticism or critical review. Covert adj. Any concerted movement. To offset. as opposed to thin or fine.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066 1067 1068 1069 1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 Counteract v. Creamery n. especially for an evil purpose. Courtesy n. Coarse or thick in nature or structure. Credence n. Something taken with another for the completion of either. A rugged. Covenant n. An agreement entered into by two or more persons or parties. To act in opposition to. etc. To crouch down tremblingly. A rustic. Criterion n. . Credulous adj. Crematory adj. Belief. Counterfeit adj. Crevice n. Cower v. correspondence. A trying and purifying test or agency. Cranium n. One who steers a rowboat. Courser n. Courageous adj. Crass adj. Politeness originating in kindness and exercised habitually. Easily deceived. A butter-making establishment. as between two contiguous surfaces. Countervail v. rocky projection on a cliff or ledge. Countercharge v. A small fissure. The skull of an animal. To oppose with an equal force. A sharp. harsh. squeaking sound. Critique n. as through fear or shame. Creed n. bookkeeping. Covey n. Credible adj. Counterpart n. Craving n. Concealed. A house or office used for transacting business. Creak n. in behalf of an idea or principle. Crockery n. Earthenware made from baked clay. especially that part enclosing the brain. Crevasse n. Crucible n. Line of motion or direction. 30 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Crag n. A deep crack or fissure in the ice of a glacier. or one who has charge of a ship's boat and its crew under an officer. vigorously prosecuted. Coxswain n. A place for cremating dead bodies. Counterbalance v. Crusade n. A standard by which to determine the correctness of a judgment or conclusion. Countryman n. Course n. A fleet and spirited horse.

and abrupt in act or expression. Capable of being remedied or corrected. essential . Concise. Fearless. etc. A short thick stick used as a club. Cygnet n. containing lobsters. That to which general interest or attention is directed. Cull v. Cycloid adj. Cursive adj. Having a crust-like shell. A day-laborer. Rapid and superficial. starting-point. as of something customary. compressed. Culvert n. Cynical adj. Daring adj. To cut off or cut short. Curable adj. Cryptogram n. 31 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Curtsy n. Guilty. Contempt for the opinions of others and of what others value. Culpable adj. Culprit n. To pick or sort out from the rest. Dearth n. Subject to contention or dispute. To bring together or give fixed shape to. A guilty person. Blindly. Death's-head n. A human skull as a symbol of death. Curio n. Debatable adj. A base coward. Cudgel n. Any artificial covered channel for the passage of water through a bank or under a road. A person having charge as of a library or museum. Pertaining to a division of arthropods. A premise. Scarcity. canal. Dauntless adj. Crustaceous adj. Cupidity n. Exhibiting moral skepticism.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1081 1082 1083 1084 1085 1086 1087 1088 1089 1090 1091 1092 1093 1094 1095 1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104 1105 1106 1107 1108 1109 1110 1111 1112 1113 1114 1115 1116 Crustacean adj. A race in which two or more competitors come out even. A downward movement of the body by bending the knees. Writing in which the letters are joined together. Curator n. Dead-heat n. Day-man n. crawfish. Datum n. Curtail v. Avarice. Brave. Debase v. A piece of bric-a-brac. Darkling adv. Cynicism n. Anything written in characters that are secret or so arranged as to have hidden meaning. and there is no winner. Culinary adj. Of or pertaining to cooking or the kitchen. A young swan. or given fact. The doctrine that natural selection has been the prime cause of evolution of higher forms. Curt adj.or desirable. crabs. Crystallize v. Dastard n. Darwinism n. Cursory adj. . Cynosure n. Like a circle. To lower in character or virtue.

as a part of something. To leave suddenly or unexpectedly. Decagram n. A liquid and dry measure of 10 liters. Moral fitness. Deceive v. Decisive ad. Deduce v. Deface v. The voluntary consecration or relinquishment of something to an end or cause. Decimate v. Deciduous adj. Founded on the number 10. Decoy n. Declamatory adj. Decaliter n. speech. Decorous adj. The change of endings in nouns and adj. or is intended to allures into danger or temptation. Conclusive. Defalcate v. as by old age or some chronic infirmity. Deceit n. Decameron n. Defame v. as something hardly legible. To mar or disfigure the face or external surface of. Suitable for the occasion or circumstances. Malicious and groundless injury done to the reputation or good name of another. 32 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Enfeebled. Declarative adj. Decorate v. positive.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1117 1118 1119 1120 1121 1122 1123 1124 1125 1126 1127 1128 1129 1130 1131 1132 1133 1134 1135 1136 1137 1138 1139 1140 1141 1142 1143 1144 1145 1146 1147 1148 1149 1150 1151 1152 Debonair adj. or dress. Decamp v. A figure with ten sides and ten angles. Decameter n. A speech recited or intended for recitation from memory in public. To behead. Decent adj. Anything that allures. Fraudulent. Decapitate v. A full and formal style of utterance. The ten commandments. Decagon n. A weight of 10 grams. Deceitful adj. or explicit statement or affirmation. Decimal adj. etc. Decalogue n. To slander. Decasyllable n. To embellish. Decapod adj. Ten-footed or ten-armed. Declension n. To destroy a measurable or large proportion of. To find out the true words or meaning of. Declamation n. A length of ten meters. Decrepit adj. A first appearance in society or on the stage. Having gentle or courteous bearing or manner. Dedication n. Falsehood. Debut n. manners. Containing a formal. A line of ten syllables. To derive or draw as a conclusion by reasoning from given premises or principles. To express their different relations of gender. To cut off or take away. Decipher v. A volume consisting of ten parts or books. Decency n. Defamation n. fruit when ripe. . To mislead by or as by falsehood. Characterized by propriety of conduct. Falling off at maturity as petals after flowering.

5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1153 1154 1155 1156 1157 1158 1159 1160 1161 1162 1163 1164 1165 1166 1167 1168 1169 1170 1171 1172 1173 1174 1175 1176 1177 1178 1179 1180 1181 1182 1183 1184 1185 1186 1187 1188 Default n. To disfigure. Deformity n. Defiant adj. Deflect v. Deficiency n. Defendant n. Delightful to the taste or to the senses. Deject v. Dejection n. Defer v. A god. One who believes in god. To overwhelm with a flood of water. Delineate v. Delight. Delude v. To dissolve gradually and become liquid by absorption of moisture from the air. Not having an adequate or proper supply or amount. Defray v. Delectable adj. Respectful submission or yielding. Degeneracy n. A becoming worse. Deign v. To represent by sketch or diagram. To cause to turn aside or downward. To make payment for. To take away honors or position from. To clear of forests. Deficient adj. A disfigurement. Characterized by bold or insolent opposition. Dehydrate v. Deference n. Diminution. morally or physically. or divine person. Deity n. Deliquesce v. To delay or put off to some other time. To deprive of something dishonestly. Degrade v. goddess. Deist n. Lack or insufficiency. as to another's opinion. To deem worthy of notice or account. as of strength or magnitude. That which is agreeable to a fine taste. Delirious adj. To dishearten. To regard or worship as a god. but denies supernatural revelation. wishes. A person against whom a suit is brought. Carried on in resistance to aggression. Degradation n. Raving. Having an exact signification or positive meaning. Deform v. Defraud v. Deleterious adj. Defensive adj. Deify v. Deluge v. Delectation n. Delicacy n. 33 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Deforest v. The neglect or omission of a legal requirement. or judgment. Defensible adj. . To deprive of water. Definite adj. Capable of being maintained or justified. Melancholy. To become worse or inferior. Hurtful. To mislead the mind or judgment of. Degenerate v.

34 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1189 1190 1191 1192 1193 1194 1195 1196 1197 1198 1199 1200 1201 1202 1203 1204 1205 1206 1207 1208 1209 1210 1211 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1219 1220 1221 1222 1223 1224 Delusion n. Depositor n. Denominate v. Dendroid adj. Death. Demented adj. Depopulate v. Denouement n. Demonstrator n. One who proves in a convincing and conclusive manner. To annihilate. Deposition n. Any application soothing to an irritable surface demurrage n. Denote v. Denominator n. To designate by word or mark. Deportment n. To take or send away forcibly. censure. Dendrology n. Demonstrable adj. The detention of a vessel beyond the specified time of sailing. Like a tree. Demeanor n. Demagogue n. exhaustion. That part of a play or story in which the mystery is cleared up. . Denounce v. To disband. Inclined to strong exhibition or expression of feeling or thoughts. Demagnetize v. To regard with grief or sorrow. or waste. Demolish v. Mistaken conviction. Demobilize v. To prove indubitably. as by use. To give a name or epithet to. Denomination n. The act of declaring an action or person worthy of reprobation or punishment. Denude v. Contemptible. as to a penal colony. Demonstrate v. Deplorable adj. Testimony legally taken on interrogatories and reduced to writing. Deportment. To remove the inhabitants from. Demulcent n. A mark for failure or bad conduct. Any preparation used for cleaning the teeth. A body of christians united by a common faith and form of worship and discipline. Demerit n. Dentifrice n. Denunciation n. or odium. Deport v. especially when more or less enduring. One who makes a deposit. Part of a fraction which expresses the number of equal parts into which the unit is divided. or has an amount deposited. To reduce or lessen. Laying down. as troops. Deplete v. Deplore v. Inhabitant. Insane. for use as evidence in court. To point out or publicly accuse as deserving of punishment. Denizen n. Capable of positive proof. To strip the covering from. To deprive (a magnet) of magnetism. An unprincipled politician. Demise n. Deponent adj. Demonstrative adj. The natural history of trees. Demeanor.

Ridicule. To ridicule. Despond v. Depth n. To press down. 35 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To abandon without regard to the welfare of the abandoned desiccant n. To select or appoint. Derivation n. To discern. Descendant n. Depreciate v. Derivative adj. . Derelict adj. Descent n. Desperate adj. Neglectful of obligation. Despair n. Any remedy which. as from a premise. courage. Descendent adj. Despondent adj. In spite of. A place where anything is kept in safety. To lose spirit. To lessen the worth of. Deride v. Poverty-stricken. Depreciation n. A falling of the spirits. Depression n. Derive v. Derrick n. Disheartened. One without regard for law or life. Proceeding downward. Open to ridicule. An absolute and irresponsible monarch. To deduce. Utter hopelessness and despondency. Deprecate v. as a child.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1225 1226 1227 1228 1229 1230 1231 1232 1233 1234 1235 1236 1237 1238 1239 1240 1241 1242 1243 1244 1245 1246 1247 1248 1249 1250 1251 1252 1253 1254 1255 1256 1257 1258 1259 1260 Depository n. To express disapproval or regret for. Contemptible. Coming or acquired from some origin. Despotism n. with hope for the opposite. Despicable adj. etc. Destitute adj. Any severe and strict rule in which the judgment of the governed has little or no part. Desist v. Desistance n. Descry v. Depress v. An apparatus for hoisting and swinging great weights. especially morally bad. That process by which a word is traced from its original root or primitive form and meaning. dries up or absorbs moisture. when applied externally. or as if prompted by utter despair. Derision n. as by authority. A lowering in value or an underrating in worth. or hope. To render bad. Resorted to in a last extremity. Despite prep. To cease from action. Dermatology n. Deepness. Deprave v. Despot n. Desperado n. Derisible adj. One who is descended lineally from another. Designate v. as that of wounds. grandchild. The branch of medical science which relates to the skin and its diseases. Cessation. Desert v. The act of moving or going downward.

Difference n. Any essential characteristic of a species by reason of which it differs from other species. Out of the common or regular track. Religious. . To take a different course. Transparent. 36 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To frighten away. Diabolic adj. Self-distrust. Containing only two atoms. Forms of speech collectively that are peculiar to the people of a particular district. Not connected with what precedes. Spreading rapidly through the system and acting quickly. Diatribe n. Determination n. Something that causes damage. To distinguish. as a disease. Diaphanous adj. Devious adj. Diagnosis n. Characteristic of the devil. Deviate v. A formal conversation in which two or more take part. The act of deciding. Differentia n. Dissimilarity in any respect. To dislike or hate with intensity. Deteriorate v. Detest v. To push down forcibly. A logician. efficiency. Dexterity n. Diffusible adj. Definitely limited or fixed. Deviltry n. Determinate adj. Detrude v. Diffidence n. Diatomic adj. Dialogue n. or loss. Devout adj. Malicious mischief. Dialect n. To invent. Differential adj. Marking a difference. Diagnose v. Determination of the distinctive nature of a disease. precision. and ease in any physical activity or in any mechanical work. Readiness. Didactic adj. Affected or possessed with self-distrust. by its characteristic phenomena. Wanton and malicious mischief. Deter v. depreciation. A bitter or malicious criticism.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1261 1262 1263 1264 1265 1266 1267 1268 1269 1270 1271 1272 1273 1274 1275 1276 1277 1278 1279 1280 1281 1282 1283 1284 1285 1286 1287 1288 1289 1290 1291 1292 1293 1294 1295 1296 Desultory adj. Distinctive. Devilry n. Dialectician n. Devise v. To grow worse. To acquire a distinct and separate character. Dictum n. Deterrent adj. To take away in such manner as to lessen value or estimation. Diffident adj. Pertaining to teaching. A positive utterance. Diacritical adj. Hindering from action through fear. Detriment n. Differentiate v. Detract v.

Dilute v. Disclaim v. Diplomatist n. Dispersion. Characterized by special tact in negotiations. 37 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. One who refuses to believe. To train to obedience. as money from a fund. To pay out or expend. Perceivable. One who holds high rank. Reduction. Dilettante n. Fallen into decay or partial ruin. Diligence n. or skill in conducting any kind of negotiations or in social matters. or responsibility to. Obscurely. Digraph n. To disavow any claim to. A representative of one sovereign state at the capital or court of another. Tact. Discipline v. Disagree v. Dilapidated pa. To be opposite in opinion. or desire of. Tending to cause delay. connection with. Disappoint v. Disappear v. Dignitary n. To turn aside from the main subject and for a time dwell on some incidental matter. Disburse v. Disallow v. A superficial amateur. Having the nature of systematic training or subjection to authority. Diminution n. Diplomatic adj. or who adopts and follows some doctrine. Disavow v. hope. Discard v. To throw out of order. Dilate v. To make more fluid or less concentrated by admixture with something. One who believes the teaching of another. To disclaim responsibility for. To reject. Digress v. wish. One remarkable for tact and shrewd management. Disavowal n. To cease to exist. To regard with blame. . Disarm v. A situation in which a choice between opposing modes of conduct is necessary. Disarrange v. Dilatory adj. To disencumber. Disapprove v. Diplomat n. shrewdness. A union of two characters representing a single sound. To fail to fulfill the expectation. To enlarge in all directions. The sound produced by combining two vowels in to a single syllable or running together the sounds. either actually or for the time being. Disburden v. Disciplinary adj. Dimly adv. Dilemma n. Careful and persevering effort to accomplish what is undertaken. To withhold permission or sanction. Denial. Discernible adj. Diphthong n. To deprive of weapons. Disbeliever n. Diplomacy n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1297 1298 1299 1300 1301 1302 1303 1304 1305 1306 1307 1308 1309 1310 1311 1312 1313 1314 1315 1316 1317 1318 1319 1320 1321 1322 1323 1324 1325 1326 1327 1328 1329 1330 1331 1332 Diffusion n. Disciple n.

Discreet adj. Disinfect v. Disconnect v. To put out of proper place or order. Discountenance v. Disfavor n. Passing from one subject to another. Discontinuance n. Interruption or intermission. or otherwise remove from a horse or the like. To put to confusion. Inequality. Discomfort n. To get first sight or knowledge of. Disobedience n. Dislocate v. Discriminate v. Disenfranchise v. To become detached. Undress or negligent attire. Discredit v. To drive away by or as by scattering in different directions. To refuse to acknowledge as one's own or as connected with oneself. Discomfit v. Discrepant adj. To deprive of any right privilege or power disengage v. Disinterested adj. Debate. symmetry. Untrustworthy. Discord n. Disown v. The state of being positively uncomfortable. To stain. as something previously unknown or unperceived. 38 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Disregard. Impartial. Discussion n. Dishabille n. Dismount v. Displacement by authority from an office or an employment. Disinfectant n. To impair or injure the beauty. Grief-stricken. Dispel v. Disinherit v. Absence of harmoniousness. Dishonest adj. To deprive of an inheritance. To injure the reputation of. Helping or serving to disconnect or separate. To regard or speak of slightingly. To draw a distinction. To throw down. Disparage v. To look upon with disfavor. Disjunctive adj. Opposite. . Disconsolate adj. Disparity n. Neglect or refusal to comply with an authoritative injunction. Discover v. To undo or dissolve the connection or association of. push off. Neglecting or refusing to obey. Judicious. Discursive adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1333 1334 1335 1336 1337 1338 1339 1340 1341 1342 1343 1344 1345 1346 1347 1348 1349 1350 1351 1352 1353 1354 1355 1356 1357 1358 1359 1360 1361 1362 1363 1364 1365 1366 1367 1368 Discolor v. To disenchant. A substance used to destroy the germs of infectious diseases. Disobedient adj. or appearance of. Disfigure v. To remove or destroy the poison of infectious or contagious diseases. Dismissal n. Disillusion v.

Disagreement. counsel. Disyllable n. To deprive of peace or tranquillity. or pleading. Discord. Harsh or disagreeable in sound. A disease or malady. An ill turn. specifically of a plant or an animal. Verbal controversy. Dissentient n. To liquefy or soften. Dissolve v. Dissonant adj. Displace v. Dissentious adj. To sow or scatter abroad. . Dishonorable or disgraceful. To change the purpose or alter the plans of by persuasion. A word of two syllables. To deprive of actual occupancy. Disqualify v. Dissuasion n. The state of being dispersed or scattered. To unclothe.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1369 1370 1371 1372 1373 1374 1375 1376 1377 1378 1379 1380 1381 1382 1383 1384 1385 1386 1387 1388 1389 1390 1391 1392 1393 1394 1395 1396 1397 1398 1399 1400 1401 1402 1403 1404 Dispensation n. Thesis. One who disagrees. That which is bestowed on or appointed to one from a higher power. To burst or break asunder. Dissipate v. To displease. Dissertation n. 39 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Dissonance n. A bad name or character. Disquiet v. The act or operation of cutting in pieces. To debar. Dissection n. Disrepute n. Disreputable adj. Disservice n. Different. Angry or violent difference of opinion. To stretch out or expand in every direction. Disrupt v. Dissect v. The act of changing the purpose of or altering the plans of through persuasion. Dissolution n. Contentious. Dispossess v. To hide by pretending something different. Dissimilar adj. especially of real estate. Disseminate v. Distemper n. To take no notice of. or pleading. as by heat or moisture. Disregard v. Dissuade v. A breaking up of a union of persons. Lewd. Disrobe v. Dissipation n. Distend v. To disperse or disappear. To cut apart or to pieces. To put out of the proper or accustomed place. Dissatisfy v. Dissent n. Disputation n. Dissension n. To divide. Dissemble v. as seed is sown. Dissever v. Dissolute adj.

Docile adj. Divertible adj. Separation of relations or interests. specifically of clothes. Lamentation. Divert v.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1405 1406 1407 1408 1409 1410 1411 1412 1413 1414 1415 1416 1417 1418 1419 1420 1421 1422 1423 1424 1425 1426 1427 1428 1429 1430 1431 1432 1433 1434 1435 1436 1437 1438 1439 1440 Distensible adj. One occupied in the business of distilling alcoholic liquors. Divisible adj. Capable of being stretched out or expanded in every direction. To strip. Easy to manage. Divisor n. Divagation n. The female of the deer. Dolesome adj. Divulge v. Distrust n. Dogmatize v. or good intent of any person. Digression. Daily. Disunion n. To extract or produce by vaporization and condensation. Distrain v. Distraught adj. One who subjects a person to distress. To make positive assertions without supporting them by argument or evidence. 40 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Doleful adj. Distention n. A divulging. Divinity n. A statement of religious faith or duty formulated by a body claiming authority. wisdom. Divergent adj. Lack of confidence in the power. Capable of being separated into parts. To subject a person to distress. Distinction n. ornaments. Diversity n. Diverse adj. Dolor n. Distrainor n. Bewildered. Melancholy. officially recognizing superiority or success in studies. Pastime. The registry of judgments of a court. Dogma n. or accouterments or disinvestment. Distiller n. Divest v. Melancholy. Diurnal adj. Distort v. Diversion n. That by which a number or quantity is divided. Docket n. Capable of various forms. Dissimilitude. The quality or character of being godlike. Dogmatic adj. Separation of the more volatile parts of a substance from those less volatile. Distill v. To tell or make known. Making statements without argument or evidence. Doe n. Expansion. Tending in different directions. as something previously private or secret. . Able to be turned from the accustomed course or a line of action already established. A note or designation of honor. Distillation n. To twist into an unnatural or irregular form. Divulgence n. The pretended forecast of future events or discovery of what is lost or hidden. Divination n. To turn from the accustomed course or a line of action already established.

41 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. especially when so long continued as to cause vegetation to wither. To rule with insolence or unnecessary annoyance. especially for a worthy cause. Domain n. Duplicity n. Dormant adj. One of a pair of like things. Life in or fondness for one's home and family. A person to whom a donation is made. Doublet n. Confinement. The period of time during which anything lasts. To bestow as a gift. trenches. The property which a wife brings to her husband in marriage. Ascendancy. A sphere or field of action or interest. a cavalryman. Dominant adj. Drainage n. Donate v. Heavy with sleepiness. Capable of being drawn out. Being in a state of or resembling sleep. as a system of conduits. One who makes a donation or present. The place where one lives. Having two parts. Dominate v. Drachma n. Donee n. . Double-dealing. Drought n. Duplex adj. Donator n. Dubious adj. Duckling n. A net to be drawn along the bottom of the water. Ductile adj. as into wire or a thread. Hard and constant work in any menial or dull occupation. Donor n. Dowry n. One who writes plays. Drowsy adj. Dramatize v. Dun v. Duration n. Domesticity n. Dragoon n. Drastic adj. Durance n. Conspicuously prominent. Domineer v. Dramatist n. etc. pipes. Dominance n. A composition for two voices or instruments. Domicile n. To make a demand or repeated demands on for payment. Dry weather. Doubly adv. To influence controllingly. To relate or represent in a dramatic or theatrical manner. A young duck. In twofold degree or extent. Control by the exercise of power or constituted authority. In the british army.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1441 1442 1443 1444 1445 1446 1447 1448 1449 1450 1451 1452 1453 1454 1455 1456 1457 1458 1459 1460 1461 1462 1463 1464 1465 1466 1467 1468 1469 1470 1471 1472 1473 1474 1475 1476 Dolorous adj. Dragnet n. Expressing or causing sorrow or pain. Duet n. Domination n. Doubtful. Drudgery n. One who makes a donation or present. A modern and an ancient greek coin. The means of draining collectively. Acting vigorously.

Edict n. would give it a velocity of 1 cm/s. Educe v. Efface v. Effect n. Effeminacy n. The power to produce an intended effect as shown in the production of it. Showing submission to natural superiors. Economize v. Edible. To build up. Suitable to be eaten. Eccentric adj. Having and exercising the power to produce effects or results. Fit for a destined purpose. Effervesce v. Effeminate adj. Anything made of clay and baked in a kiln or dried in the sun. Subject to a duty. Efficiency n. Dyne n. or a flowery appearance. The force which. Enraptured. especially in morals or religion. Effluvium n. especially a customs duty. Ecstatic adj. A noxious or ill-smelling exhalation from decaying or putrefying matter. or strengthen. Dwindle v. Giving off bubbles of gas. Idiosyncrasy. The state of being flowery. Effervescent adj. Effective adj. Effectual adj. To diminish or become less. Ecstasy n. Eatable adj. The state of possessing adequate skill or knowledge for the performance of a duty. Having womanish traits or qualities. Opening in flower. Peculiar. The obstruction of a heavenly body by its entering into the shadow of another body. Edible adj. Effective. as having performed its functions. Earthenware n. Obedient. 42 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Effete adj. . Womanishness. Showing enthusiasm or exhilaration of feeling. Eccentricity n. Ebullient adj. Earnest adj. To spend sparingly. Efflorescent adj. Rapturous excitement or exaltation. Edify v. Efficient adj. applied to a mass of one gram for 1 second. Dutiful adj. A consequence. Efficacious adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1477 1478 1479 1480 1481 1482 1483 1484 1485 1486 1487 1488 1489 1490 1491 1492 1493 1494 1495 1496 1497 1498 1499 1500 1501 1502 1503 1504 1505 1506 1507 1508 1509 1510 1511 1512 Duteous adj. To obliterate. That which is uttered or proclaimed by authority as a rule of action. Efficacy n. To bubble up. Dutiable adj. Eclipse n. Editorial n. Exhausted. Efflorescence n. To draw out. Ardent in spirit and speech. Efficient. An article in a periodical written by the editor and published as an official argument.

A symbol. Qualified for selection. One who advocates or practices egoism. Embarrass v. To bring out more clearly the facts concerning. To flow forth or proceed. Elegy n. Elasticity n. To waste away in flesh. To pour forth. or to her era. Authoritative stoppage of foreign commerce or of any special trade. Elizabethan adj. To make a beginning in some occupation or scheme. To misappropriate secretly. To expel. Electrolysis n. Elucidate v. Egotism n. Elicit v. Unblushing impudence. A metallic copy of any surface. To evade the search or pursuit of by dexterity or artifice. The process of decomposing a chemical compound by the passage of an electric current. Element n. A component or essential part. Eliminate v. as a coin. Emanate v. To separate and cast aside. as from some source. Effuse v. 43 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Elocution n. Egregious adj. Extreme. Emaciate v. inflection. Eloquent adj. An outpouring. Emblem n. Effusion n. To educe or extract gradually or without violence.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1513 1514 1515 1516 1517 1518 1519 1520 1521 1522 1523 1524 1525 1526 1527 1528 1529 1530 1531 1532 1533 1534 1535 1536 1537 1538 1539 1540 1541 1542 1543 1544 1545 1546 1547 1548 Effrontery n. Electrotype n. The art of correct intonation. Eligible adj. Embark v. Evasion. To quietly terminate: said of time. Splendor. Elude v. Embargo n. Eject v. Effulgence n. Having the ability to express emotion or feeling in lofty and impassioned speech. The theory that places man's chief good in the completeness of self. Emblazon v. Egotist n. Any place of exit. That property of matter by which a body tends to return to a former shape after being changed. To make beautiful or elegant by adding attractive or ornamental features. . and gesture in public speaking or reading. To set forth publicly or in glowing terms. To release from bondage. Embezzle v. Elapse v. Elusion n. Egress n. To render flustered or agitated. queen of england. Egoist n. Self-conceit. Embellish v. A lyric poem lamenting the dead. Relating to elizabeth. Egoism n. Emancipate v. One given to self-mention or who is constantly telling of his own views and experiences.

compact or visible form. To inspire with courage. Intended for general circulation. An obstruction or plugging up of an artery or other blood-vessel. Encroach v. usually spiritual. gift. formulate. or strength of mind. A work containing information on subjects. To inspire with ardent love. A formal or discriminating expression of praise. High in station. Embolden v. as of some part of a play or performance. Enact v. To cause to be loved. Encourage v. To invade partially or insidiously and appropriate the possessions of another. . Any special impressiveness added to an utterance or act. To go from one country. or a group of words. merit. Emit v. To express. Encompass v. word. condition. Emergent adj. Employer n. To impede with obstacles. Embroil v. Encyclical adj. or set of words. Endear v. or stress laid upon some word. or exhaustive of one subject. place. An elevated position with respect to rank. or grace. Encomium n. Emphasis n. The call for a repetition. Endanger v. or region for the purpose of settling or residing in another. One who uses or engages the services of other persons for pay. Emphasize v. Eminent adj. To articulate or enunciate with special impressiveness upon a word. Emphatic adj. To make into law. To pitch tents for a resting-place. Encyclopedia n. To come into view or into existence.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1549 1550 1551 1552 1553 1554 1555 1556 1557 1558 1559 1560 1561 1562 1563 1564 1565 1566 1567 1568 1569 1570 1571 1572 1573 1574 1575 1576 1577 1578 1579 1580 1581 1582 1583 1584 Embody v. Empower v. Spoken with any special impressiveness laid upon an act. Encumber v. Emergence n. Emigrate v. Emulate v. Encamp v. Peculiar to some specified country or people. One who moves from one place to settle in another. A bazaar or shop. Coming into view. Embolism n. state. Endemic adj. To involve in dissension or strife. Emigrant n. To give courage to. One who works for wages or a salary. Emeritus adj. To encircle. To delegate authority to. Emerge v. or esteem. hope. Endue v. Employee n. Eminence n. To expose to peril. 44 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To endow with some quality. To send or give out. Emporium n. etc. as by legislative act. Retired from active service but retained to an honorary position. or exemplify in a concrete. character. To imitate with intent to equal or surpass. A coming into view. Encore n. Enamor v.

Enrage v. . To delight extravagantly or intensely. distress. To involve. Gigantic. To cause to see clearly. Full of zeal and fervor. Immensity. Energetic adj. An earnest request. Enlighten v. confusion. Ennoble v. Enfranchise v. hardship. Entail v. Endurance n. Engross v. Ensnare v. or complications. Enkindle v. To occupy completely. Entrails n. necessitate. To set on fire. To yield to or display intense and rapturous feeling. Entomology n. Entwine v. Enthrall v. Enshrine v. Engrave v. To produce. Enthrone v. Hatred. To keep sacred. Enthuse v. To bring or hold under any overmastering influence. The branch of zoology that treats of insects. 45 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. or stress of any kind without succumbing. Enormity n. Working vigorously. Entree n. Enlist v.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1585 1586 1587 1588 1589 1590 1591 1592 1593 1594 1595 1596 1597 1598 1599 1600 1601 1602 1603 1604 1605 1606 1607 1608 1609 1610 1611 1612 1613 1614 1615 1616 1617 1618 1619 1620 Endurable adj. Enjoin v. To entrap. Enrapture v. A complete thing. Engender v. Enormous adj. Enmity n. Entreaty n. Pl. Entirety n. A riddle. To interweave. To endow with a privilege. To enter voluntarily the military service by formal enrollment. The ability to suffer pain. To involve in difficulties. especially with the right to vote. Enervate v. To dignify. To cut or carve in or upon some surface. Enhance v. To debilitate. To command. To infuriate. as with a trench or ditch and wall. The act of entering. Enfeeble v. Enigma n. To intensify. Enthusiastic adj. The internal parts of an animal. To invest with sovereign power. Tolerable. To render ineffective or inoperative. To fortify or protect. Entangle v. Entrench v.

Episode n. Epitome n. Pertaining to horses or horsemanship. A state of balance. To name one by one. Equestrian adj. force. Epoch n. Irregular. Epidemic n. Equivocal adj. Fairness or impartiality. Esquire n. A circle that rolls upon the external or internal circumference of another circle. Ambiguous. Extensive knowledge of literature. To use words of double meaning. 46 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Very-learned. or pertaining to daintiness of appetite. Equilibrium n. A simplified representation. To keep close watch. Epithet n. Epicycloid n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1621 1622 1623 1624 1625 1626 1627 1628 1629 1630 1631 1632 1633 1634 1635 1636 1637 1638 1639 1640 1641 1642 1643 1644 1645 1646 1647 1648 1649 1650 1651 1652 1653 1654 1655 1656 Enumerate v. etc. Epicurean adj. Erudite adj. Evenness of mind or temper. A species of lyric poems. Any appearance or bodily manifestation of a deity. Epicycle n. Equivocate v. Epicure n. as in search of adventure or opportunity for gallant deeds. Prevailing among animals. Erroneous adj. Wide-spread occurrence of a disease in a certain region. or courtesy. A interval of time. meaning. One who cultivates a delicate taste for eating and drinking. Epidermis n. history. Epiphany n. Eschew v. Eradicate v. memorable for extraordinary events. A title of dignity. etc. Epitaph n. Word used adjectivally to describe some quality or attribute of is objects. Epode n. Equalize v. The close of a narrative or dramatic poem. A poem celebrating in formal verse the mythical achievements of great personages. Roving or wandering. A curve traced by a point on the circumference of a circle which rolls upon another circle. heroes. language. Equity n. To destroy thoroughly. The outer skin. Characterized by fairness. A pithy phrasing of a shrewd observation. Epilogue n. Errant adj. An inscription on a tomb or monument in honor or in memory of the dead. Equal in value. as in "father aeneas". Indulging. Equanimity n. or the like. office. ministering. Equivalent adj. Epizootic adj. Espy v. Epic n. . To render uniform. Erratic adj. separable from yet growing out of it. An incident or story in a literary work. Incorrect. To keep clear of. Equitable adj. Erudition n. Epigram n.

5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1657 1658 1659 1660 1661 1662 1663 1664 1665 1666 1667 1668 1669 1670 1671 1672 1673 1674 1675 1676 1677 1678 1679 1680 1681 1682 1683 1684 1685 1686 1687 1688 1689 1690 1691 1692 Essence n. Development or growth. Euphemism n. Eulogize v. Relating to the development and improvement of race. Estimable adj. Escape. Exasperate v. Evade v. To alienate. A figure of speech by which a phrase less offensive is substituted. quality. Excellence n. . Evasion n. Evidential adj. To make manifest or evident. A preacher who goes from place to place holding services. Pertaining to beauty. Agreeableness of sound. taste. Excavate v. Et cetera latin. To make more sharp. Indicative. Eugenic adj. severe. Eulogy n. Estuary n. Evince v. Evoke v. Esthetic adj. To vanish gradually. That which makes a thing to be what it is. Evolve v. To speak or write a laudation of a person's life or character. Euphonious adj. 47 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. etc. Evict v. Eureka greek. Ultimate. Evangelist n. To dispossess pursuant to judicial decree. Exceed v. To call or summon forth. Exacerbate v. To excite great anger in. Excellency n. To avoid by artifice. To be superior or distinguished. And so forth. Possessing distinguished merit. Excel v. Evert v. Fleeting. To unfold or expand. Evanescent adj. power. Excellent adj. Possession of eminently or unusually good qualities. To turn inside out. To go beyond. Estrange v. Seeking the conversion of sinners. A spoken or written laudation of a person's life or character. I have found it. To overstate. as in measure. A title of honor bestowed upon various high officials. or the fine arts. A wide lower part of a tidal river. value. Characterized by agreeableness of sound. Eventual adj. or virulent. To remove by digging or scooping out. Worthy of respect. skill. Evanesce v. Exaggerate v. Evangelical adj. Evolution n. action. Euphony n.

Exhaustion n. Fitted to serve as a model or example worthy of imitation. Exclamation n. Abominable. Exhaustible adj. Exigent adj. Exit n. An extract or selection from written or printed matter. To dig out of the earth (what has been buried). Causing or tending to cause exhaustion. Exert v. measure. Exclude v. Excitable adj. outgrowth. or original to be copied or imitated. Exhaustive adj. Excretion n. Execrable adj. Biblical exposition or interpretation. Exonerate v. Exclusion n. Excrescence n. clear. Deprivation of strength or energy. Thorough and complete in execution. Excess n. Excursion n. especially of many people. Excruciate v. Exigency n. Exemplify v. Extravagance or enormity. or experience. A critical period or condition. Going beyond usual and proper limits. Exemplary adj. To shut out purposely or forcibly. Existence n. To fill with high or cheerful spirits. Non-admission. Exhilarate v. Free. To empty by draining off the contents. or blame. To breathe forth. or development. imputation. To relieve or vindicate from accusation.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1693 1694 1695 1696 1697 1698 1699 1700 1701 1702 1703 1704 1705 1706 1707 1708 1709 1710 1711 1712 1713 1714 1715 1716 1717 1718 1719 1720 1721 1722 1723 1724 1725 1726 1727 1728 Excerpt n. pattern. That which passes the ordinary. Exhale v. A model. A way or passage out. A journey. An accursed thing. A person nominated by the will of another to execute the will. proper. Any unnatural addition. To inflict severe pain or agony upon. Exhume v. Exemplar n. Possession or continuance of being. To make an effort. as from some liability. A going forth or departure from a place or country. Exorbitant adj. Excusable adj. Exhaust v. or required limit. . To show by example. Exodus n. Justifiable. or released. or restriction affecting others. Nervously high-strung. Exorbitance n. Intensified emotion or action. Executor n. 48 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Exegesis n. Execration n. The getting rid of waste matter. Exempt adj. Urgent. An abrupt or emphatic expression of thought or of feeling. Excitation n.

or the like. Expectancy n. time. Expostulate v. Expatriate v. Fitness to meet the requirements of a particular case. Pertaining to a sudden and violent outbreak. Extant adj. Expectorate v. Extensor n. A muscle that causes extension. Formal presentation. That which is outside. Contributing to personal advantage. Increase of amount. To hasten the movement or progress of. To look forward to as certain or probable. Expense n. Expect v. Extended widely in space. Expend v. Pertaining to a formal presentation. To cause to burst in pieces by force from within. Speedy. Done or made without much or any preparation. Capable of being thrust out. Explosion n. Exposure n. An open situation or position in relation to the sun. To cast or drive out by religious or magical means. or points of the compass. size. Definite. Expulsion n. Expressive adj. To discuss. Expediency n. To clear from involvement. or scope. The act or state of looking forward to as certain or probable.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1729 1730 1731 1732 1733 1734 1735 1736 1737 1738 1739 1740 1741 1742 1743 1744 1745 1746 1747 1748 1749 1750 1751 1752 1753 1754 1755 1756 1757 1758 1759 1760 1761 1762 1763 1764 Exorcise v. To increase in range or scope. The laying out or expending or money or other resources. Foreign. A reaching or stretching out. Extemporaneous adj. To diminish the gravity or importance of. Expeditious adj. Explosive adj. 49 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. . Extension n. elements. Full of meaning. To spend. Expand v. time or scope. Explicit adj. Exotic adj. Exterior n. Extensive adj. Expedite v. Explicate v. Exposition n. To drive from one's own country. Expanse n. To cough up and spit forth. Extenuate v. Without studied or special preparation. Expiate v. Forcible ejection. as time or strength. Expository adj. To make satisfaction or amends for. Extempore adv. Still existing and known. A sudden and violent outbreak. scope. as in space. Expansion n. A continuous area or stretch. Extensible adj. Explode v. Expedient adj.

The practice of obtaining by violence or compulsion. Fabulous adj. Extort v. compulsion. side. To make more easy. Ease. To surrender the custody of. Extradition n. or anything based on such reasoning. A number of persons combined for a common purpose. A religious zealot. Having no essential relation to a subject. Extremity n. Happening out of court. Being no longer in existence. Fallow n. Marked by great plentifulness. One of the small triangular plane surfaces of a diamond or other gem. Not difficult to do. Disentangle. Extraneous adj. threats. Anything relating or belonging to the outside. Facial adj. Facsimile n. Factious adj. Extinct adj. To render extinct. The surrender by a government of a person accused of crime to the justice of another government. Facilitate v. Incredible. Any unsound or delusive mode of reasoning. One who supports extreme measures or holds extreme views. Faction n. Fanatic n. Facility n. Extol v. Amusing. or border. Famish v. Unusual. Illogical. Exuberance n. Needlessly free or lavish in expenditure. Facetious adj. Extricate v. Extortion n. To obtain by violence. An exact copy or reproduction. Extrude v. Extradite v. . Facet n. Turbulent. Fallible adj. Rich supply. The utmost point. Facile adj. Undue expenditure of money. Extrajudicial adj. To drive out or away. 50 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Extremist n. Fallacious adj. Capable of erring. Extravagant adj. To praise in the highest terms. Extravagance n. Land broken up and left to become mellow or to rest. To invent fancifully or falsely. To suffer extremity of hunger or thirst. Extinguish v. Pertaining to the face. or that farthest removed from a mean position. Fabricate v. Exuberant adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1765 1766 1767 1768 1769 1770 1771 1772 1773 1774 1775 1776 1777 1778 1779 1780 1781 1782 1783 1784 1785 1786 1787 1788 1789 1790 1791 1792 1793 1794 1795 1796 1797 1798 1799 1800 External n. Extraordinary adj. Fallacy n. or the subjection of another to some necessity.

judgment. Fealty n. Pertaining to the relation of lord and vassal. Ardor or intensity of feeling. Fickle adj. Intense. Unduly changeable in feeling. Characteristic of woman or womankind. fierce. Fiducial adj. A measure of length. Fete n. practicable. Fictitious adj. Loyalty. Feudalism n. To league together. Faun n. A brimless felt cap in the shape of a truncated cone. Merry. Of a wild. Felon n. Festal adj. Imperfect. Fanciless adj. Fervor n. Feudal adj. Felicity n. or purpose. Felony n. Hard to please. or effected. A criminal or depraved person. performed. and savage nature. A state of well-founded happiness. Feint n. . The feudal system. Fiasco n. That may be done. Joyous. 51 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. One of a class of deities of the woods and herds represented as half human. One having a taste for or interest in special objects. The young in the womb or in the egg. Idiotic faulty adj. with goats feet. Fernery n. A complete or humiliating failure. A place in which ferns are grown. Ardent in feeling. Fatuous adj. Festive adj. Felicitate v. usually red with a black tassel. Unimaginative. Showing criminal or evil purpose. A young deer. Savageness.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1801 1802 1803 1804 1805 1806 1807 1808 1809 1810 1811 1812 1813 1814 1815 1816 1817 1818 1819 1820 1821 1822 1823 1824 1825 1826 1827 1828 1829 1830 1831 1832 1833 1834 1835 1836 Fancier n. especially in view of a coming event. Fidelity n. Fervid adj. Feasible adj. Ferocious adj. and punishable with death or imprisonment. Fastidious adj. Felonious adj. Created or formed by the imagination. Loyalty. Fez n. Any sham. 6 feet. Feminine adj. Ferocity n. Fawn n. Fetus n. One of the highest class of offenses. Fathom n. or deceptive movement. Fervent adj. Federate v. pretense. To wish joy or happiness to. Indicative of faith or trust. A festival or feast.

A young bird. Fitful adj. Flora n. Subtle contrivance used to gain a point. Florist n. Fluctuate v. The act of bending. Fiscal adj. Fishmonger n. Pertaining to streams. Monetary. Fissure n. pert. At last. Flue n. A landed estate held under feudal tenure. Floral adj. . Thin and weak. Flatulence n. Flimsy adj. Pertaining to the treasury or public finances of a government. Flexible adj. Foggy adj. change. Finery n. Florid adj. Flippant adj. Flection n. Fluctuation n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1837 1838 1839 1840 1841 1842 1843 1844 1845 1846 1847 1848 1849 1850 1851 1852 1853 1854 1855 1856 1857 1858 1859 1860 1861 1862 1863 1864 1865 1866 1867 1868 1869 1870 1871 1872 Fief n. Fluential adj. The aggregate of plants growing without cultivation in a district. Fixture n. One who sells fish. A smoke-duct in a chimney. A crack or crack-like depression. Accumulation of gas in the stomach and bowels. Pertaining to flowers. A state of constant movement. Filibuster n. Spasmodic. Finite adj. Floe n. Characterized by extravagance and in general by want of good taste. Finality n. Pliable. Flagrant adj. Fluent adj. Fledgling n. Openly scandalous. trifling disposition. The state or quality of being final or complete. Having a ready or easy flow of words or ideas. Financial adj. Frequent irregular change back and forth from one state or degree to another. Finale n. To pass backward and forward irregularly from one state or degree to another. Having a light. Finesse n. One skilled in or occupied with financial affairs or operations. Financier n. One who attempts to obstruct legislation. Flushed with red. A dealer in flowers. 52 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Concluding performance. Flag-officer n. That which is used to decorate the person or dress. or renewal. One who or that which is expected to remain permanently in its position. The captain of a flag-ship. Flamboyant adj. Flux n. Obscure. Finally adv. Limited. A collection of tabular masses of floating polar ice.

Characteristic of one who is unduly devoted to dress and the niceties of manners. situated in. Foreclose v. Folly. Foreign adj. and customs of the common people. Foreshore n. The traditions. To predetermine. Foppish adj. Foreigner n. The upper part of the face. To bar by judicial proceedings the equitable right of a mortgagor to redeem property. Any growth of leaves. A personal weakness or failing. That part of a shore uncovered at low tide. A sheet of paper folded once. Foot-note n. Foresail n. Foretell v. To go before as introducing or ushering in. To be an omen or warning sign of. A court opening directly from the street. Foolery n. Forby adv. Forcible adj. An ancestor. To palm off. Forecast v. Predestination. Foreordination n. . Fondle v. Foresight n. To judge of before hearing evidence. Folio n. Besides. between the eyes and the hair. Forego v. 53 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To predict. The extreme forward part of a ship's hold. Foist v. Forebode v. To predict. Forecourt n. or of a size adapted to folding once. Foreground n. Forehead n. beliefs. Foresee v. To discern beforehand. A note of explanation or comment at the foot of a page or column. Folk-lore n. Provision against harm or need. Violent. Prescience. Forefather n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1873 1874 1875 1876 1877 1878 1879 1880 1881 1882 1883 1884 1885 1886 1887 1888 1889 1890 1891 1892 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899 1900 1901 1902 1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 Foible n. Dandyism. Forerun v. Foreknowledge n. That part of a landscape or picture situated or represented as nearest the spectator. A square sail. Foppery n. The head man. Belonging to. To handle tenderly and lovingly. Foreman n. A citizen of a foreign country. Patient endurance or toleration of offenses. Foreordain v. Forepeak n. under the lowest deck. Forejudge v. Forbearance n. especially of evil. Forecastle n. Foliage n. That part of the upper deck of a ship forward of the after fore-shrouds. or derived from another country. To deny oneself the pleasure or profit of.

Forthright adv. Frankincense n. Lacking warmth. Disposed to peevishness. Frightful adj. Free trade n. Fraudulence n. Forfeit v. To lose possession of through failure to fulfill some obligation. Forgery n. Frigidarium n. particularly on walls and ceilings. Deceitfulness. A break. Consisting of four. Freethinker n. A gum or resin which on burning yields aromatic fumes.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1909 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930 1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 Forethought n. One who rejects authority or inspiration in religion. A member of an ancient secret fraternity originally confined to skilled artisans. Frivolity n. Foursome adj. or practice. Capable of being broken. Into notice or view. To ward off. Premeditation. Fretful adj. Fragile adj. Frigid adj. or degree of being fresh. Fortitude n. To renounce upon oath. Forte n. A room kept at a low temperature for preserving fruits. quality. 54 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Fraternal adj. Forth adv. A trifling act. The state. With directness. Formation n. Forgo v. To deny oneself. Easily broken. . Formula n. Difficult to accomplish. Frenzied. The comparative number of any kind of occurrences within a given time or space. The art of painting on a surface of plaster. Fracture n. Apt to induce terror or alarm. Counterfeit. Fortify v. Fixed rule or set form. Liability to be broken or destroyed. meat. Formidable adj. Counterfeiting. Commerce unrestricted by tariff or customs. To provide with defensive works. Fresco n. Freemason n. Frequency n. Freshness n. Forfend v. etc. Fraudulent adj. Forswear v. Relative disposition of parts. Fray v. To fret at the edge so as to loosen or break the threads. Brotherly. thought. Fragile adj. Patient courage. Frailty n. A strong point. saying. Frantic adj.

Fulcrum n. Gaiety n. A plant destitute of chlorophyll. Fumigate v. Galvanic adj. Gallant adj. Futile adj. To give a crinkled. Fungous adj. Gauge n. Fugacious adj. Fleeting. More distant or advanced. Fusible adj. Further adj. Frontier n. Furbish v. A person of expectant temperament. Pertaining or relating to electricity produced by chemical action. Prankish. Advancement. 55 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. That may be measured. Carriage of the body in going. Offensive from excess of praise or commendation. An instrument for measuring. Festivity. To cause to explode. as the hair. Slovenly in appearance. counted. Fungible adj. Frizzle v. Trivial. Of no avail or effect. Basal. To restore brightness or beauty to. Furlong n. Fulsome adj. An official. Fulminate v. Gait n. A dealer in or maker of fur goods. especially for disinfection. Furtherance n. Possessing a brave or chivalrous spirit. Fuse v. Gaily adv. Fruition n. Frolicsome adj. Frowzy adj. A measure. Furtive adj. or the point about which it turns. Fulfillment. To cause to crinkle or curl. Merrily. To subject to the action of smoke or fumes. A temporary absence of a soldier or sailor by permission of the commanding officer. The support on or against which a lever rests. Furlough n. The part of a nation's territory that abuts upon another country. Galore adj. Functionary n. Stealthy or sly. like the actions of a thief. fluffy appearance to. . Futurist n. Fundamental adj. as a mushroom. To unite or blend as by melting together. Frizz v. Capable of being melted by heat. or weighed.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 Frivolous adj. Economical. Spongy. Furrier n. one-eighth of a mile. Fungus n. Frugal adj. Abundant.

Genesis n. Relevant. Gastritis n. Gestation n. Garrison n. Noting a genus or kind. Generalize v. To begin to develop into an embryo or higher form. Generate v. or in place of speech. origin. Ghastly adj. . Indicating source. chance. The military force stationed in a fort. Gesticulate v. opposed to specific. Garrote v. To execute by strangling. To produce or cause to be. To draw general inferences. Generosity n. Gentile adj. particularly in france. Creation. Geniality n. To risk money or other possession on an event. Galvanize v. Ordinarily. The principal portion. or the like. Of. Generality n. Generic adj. Gamut n. a uniformed and armed police officer. A disposition to give liberally or to bestow favors heartily. expressive of some idea or emotion. or other place for its defense. as in speaking. A list. Gamester n. Belonging to a people not jewish. Garnish v. in the order of succession. Of or pertaining to the animal reproductive organs. Garrulous adj. In cookery. The department of natural science that treats of the constitution and structure of the earth. Generally adv. Warmth and kindliness of disposition. Gambol n. Light and unsubstantial. possession. Pregnancy. Gaseous adj. of ancestors and their descendants. The whole range or sequence. or near the stomach. A gambler. Gamble v. or contingency. Genteel adj. Genitive adj. Hideous. A movement or action of the hands or face. Current electricity. especially that arising from chemical action. Inflammation of the stomach. Genital adj. Gesture n. Genealogy n. Germane adj. Playful leaping or frisking. Geology n. Well-bred or refined. Gastronomy n. Germinate v. Gendarme n. pertaining to. Genealogist n. Gastric adj. To make gestures or motions. A tracer of pedigrees. 56 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. The art of preparing and serving appetizing food. To imbue with life or animation.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Galvanism n. In continental europe. to surround with additions for embellishment. town. Given to constant trivial talking.

Satisfaction. Grantee n. Grandiloquent adj. unsteady light. or some similar fruit having a hard rind. Moving or advancing by steps. Glorious adj. Granule n. Gordian knot n. Granular adj. Spherical. One who gives. Flimsy. Having an imposing style or effect. Grandiose adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 2027 2028 2029 2030 2031 2032 2033 2034 2035 2036 2037 2038 2039 2040 2041 2042 2043 2044 2045 2046 2047 2048 2049 2050 2051 2052 Gibe v. in any sense. rank. Given to excess in eating. Giddy adj. Speaking in or characterized by a pompous or bombastic style. or icily cold. A connoisseur in the delicacies of the table. One who cuts and fits panes of glass. as for windows. The maker of a deed. Of excellence and splendor. Gnash v. Giver n. The person to whom property is transferred by deed. pumpkin. A faint. Spherical. Gluttonous adj. Gratification n. Graceless adj. squash. or relative position in an order or series. To grind or strike the teeth together. A small grain or particle. Sticky. Ungracious. A melon. 57 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Grantor n. as from rage. Gossamer adj. To utter taunts or reproaches. Gradation n. A storehouse for grain after it is thrashed or husked. To take hold of. Glacial adj. Gigantic adj. Any difficulty the only issue out of which is by bold or unusual manners. Glacier n. Icy. Grandeur n. Gourd n. Granulate v. Composed of small grains or particles. A step. Glimpse n. Gladden v. Granary n. wavering. Glazier n. Affected with a whirling or swimming sensation in the head. To make joyous. Globular adj. Globose adj. The quality of being grand or admirably great. Gratify v. Gradient adj. Glutinous adj. To form into grains or small particles. . Gosling n. To please. Gourmand n. as by satisfying a physical or mental desire or need. Grapple v. Glimmer n. degree. A field or stream of ice. Tremendous. A young goose. A momentary look.

The external appearance as produced by garb or costume. Gynecocracy n. That which is given without demand or claim. Hale adj. Common sense. Female supremacy. Dweller. 58 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Calm. injures. To revolve. Gusto n. According to usual practice. Gyroscope n. Sorrow. Halcyon adj. Keen enjoyment. An instrument for illustrating the laws of rotation. Gullible adj. To make stale or trite by repetition. Guess n. Not habitually solitary or living alone. Grievous adj. Grotto n. used for sharpening tools. Gyrate v. A pavement or floor or any supporting surface on which one may walk. Habitable adj. . To swallow greedily or hastily. Guile n. Grimace n. occasioned by some feeling of pain. Creating affliction. Guileless adj. Grisly adj. Hackney v. Grotesque adj. or causes grief and at the same time a sense of wrong. Frank. Guise n. Gumption n. Fear-inspiring. Of sound and vigorous health. Tip. Gregarious adj. Grenadier n. Customary relation or association. Stay-rope. Grindstone n. Surmise. The science that treats of the functions and diseases peculiar to women. disgust. Worn and gaunt in appearance. Voluntarily. Gynecology n. Haggard adj. Habitual adj. An english monetary unit. Habitude n. A distortion of the features. Credulous. Fit to be dwelt in. Guy n. Ground n. gulp.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2053 2054 2055 2056 2057 2058 2059 2060 2061 2062 2063 2064 2065 2066 2067 2068 2069 2070 2071 2072 2073 2074 2075 2076 2077 2078 2079 2080 2081 2082 2083 2084 2085 2086 2087 2088 Gratuitous adj. Gratuity n. Gravity n. A small cavern. etc. Guzzle v. Habitant n. Duplicity. A flat circular stone. Grievance n. A member of a regiment composed of men of great stature. Guinea n. That which oppresses. Seriousness. Grief n. Incongruously composed or ill-proportioned.

A servile assistant and subordinate. Discharge of blood from a ruptured or wounded blood-vessel. To trouble with importunities. Heptagon n. or annoyances. Very depressing. Heresy n. Tumors composed of enlarged and thickened blood-vessels. To worry or harass by ill temper and petty annoyances. Henpeck v. Vacillating. Hesitant adj. Hemorrhoids n. Thoughtless. as animals. Harangue n. Head first adv. Heartrending adj. from parent to offspring. Hardihood n. Passing naturally from parent to child. Penmanship. Herbarium n. Feeding on herbs or other vegetable matter. An opinion or doctrine subversive of settled beliefs or accepted principles. Irreligious. Devastation. Heifer n. One who holds opinions contrary to the recognized standards or tenets of any philosophy. Heredity n. Hawthorn n. Harmonious adj. A figure having seven sides and seven angles. Hernia n. Hazard n. Henchman n. Happy-go-lucky adj. Pl. Lacking pity or sympathy.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2089 2090 2091 2092 2093 2094 2095 2096 2097 2098 2099 2100 2101 2102 2103 2104 2105 2106 2107 2108 2109 2110 2111 2112 2113 2114 2115 2116 2117 2118 2119 2120 2121 2122 2123 2124 Handwriting n. Hereditary adj. A tirade. A collection of dried plants scientifically arranged for study. Risk. Precipitately. . Transmission of physical or mental qualities. A thorny shrub much used in england for hedges. A pausing to consider. Heathenish adj. Heretic n. at the lower end of the rectum. Improvident. One who or that which foreruns and announces the coming of any person or thing. Heritage n. Precipitately. Having the character of a herb. as in diving. Herbaceous adj. Harass v. Havoc n. Protrusion of any internal organ in whole or in part from its normal position.. cares. Odiously sinful. Hard-hearted adj. 59 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A young cow. Concordant in sound. diseases. as in diving. Hanger-on n. Foolish daring. Heptarchy n. etc. Hesitancy n. Head foremost adv. Hemorrhage n. A group of seven governments. A parasite. Birthright. Harbinger n. Heinous adj. Herbivorous adj. Heedless adj.

Pertaining to winter. Homonym n. Compassionate. Vacillation. One who retails small wares. A stocking. Homologous adj. Identical in nature. Hinder v. Huckster n. The practice of receiving and entertaining strangers and guests with kindness. Hibernian adj. Reverential regard or worship.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2125 2126 2127 2128 2129 2130 2131 2132 2133 2134 2135 2136 2137 2138 2139 2140 2141 2142 2143 2144 2145 2146 2147 2148 2149 2150 2151 2152 2153 2154 2155 2156 2157 2158 2159 2160 Hesitation n. Hiatus n. or relation. At variance with any commonly accepted doctrine or opinion. Disposed to treat strangers or guests with generous kindness. Having a hairy covering. A break or vacancy where something necessary to supply the connection is wanting. Heterodox adj. Heterogeneity n. Hoard v. To gather and store away for the sake of accumulation. Having six feet. Humane adj. as from a cold or fatigue. Hilarious adj. Farthest from the front. Homogeneous adj. Having the voice harsh or rough. Heterogeneous adj. Hoarse adj. A philanthropist. An obstacle. Boisterously merry. Appalling. 60 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Hexagon n. Hosiery n. or its people. Homage n. A word agreeing in sound with but different in meaning from another. A word agreeing in sound with but different in meaning from another. Horde n. Heteromorphic adj. Consisting of dissimilar elements or ingredients of different kinds. Hindrance n. Congruity of the members or elements or parts. A small hill or mound. Hexapod adj. Hibernal adj. Hostility n. Pertaining to ireland. To obstruct. Made up of similar parts or elements. Unlikeness of constituent parts. Hirsute adj. . make-up. Having six angles. A token fee or payment to a professional man for services. Homophone n. A figure with six angles. Hexangular adj. Deviating from the normal form or standard type. Hillock n. Enmity. Honorarium n. Hindmost adj. A gathered multitude of human beings. Hospitable adj. Hospitality n. Homogeneity n. Hoodwink v. Hideous adj. To deceive. Humanitarian n.

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Humanize v. To make gentle or refined. Humbug n. Anything intended or calculated to deceive or mislead. Humiliate v. To put to shame. Hussar n. A light-horse trooper armed with saber and carbine. Hustle v. To move with haste and promptness. Hybrid adj. Cross-bred. Hydra n. The seven- or nine-headed water-serpent slain by hercules. Hydraulic adj. Involving the moving of water, of the force exerted by water in motion. Hydrodynamics n. The branch of mechanics that treats of the dynamics of fluids. Hydroelectric adj. Pertaining to electricity developed water or steam. Hydromechanics n. The mechanics of fluids. Hydrometer n. An instrument for determining the density of solids and liquids by flotation. Hydrostatics n. The branch of science that treats of the pressure and equilibrium of fluids. Hydrous adj. Watery. Hygiene n. The branch of medical science that relates to improving health. Hypercritical adj. Faultfinding. Hypnosis n. An artificial trance-sleep. Hypnotic adj. Tending to produce sleep. Hypnotism n. An artificially induced somnambulistic state in which the mind readily acts on suggestion. Hypnotize v. To produce a somnambulistic state in which the mind readily acts on suggestions. Hypocrisy n. Extreme insincerity. Hypocrite n. One who makes false professions of his views or beliefs. Hypodermic adj. Pertaining to the area under the skin. Hypotenuse n. The side of a right-angled triangle opposite the right angle. Hypothesis n. A proposition taken for granted as a premise from which to reach a conclusion. Hysteria n. A nervous affection occurring typically in paroxysms of laughing and crying. Ichthyic adj. Fish-like. Ichthyology n. The branch of zoology that treats of fishes. Ichthyosaurs n. A fossil reptile. Icily adv. Frigidly. Iciness n. The state of being icy. Icon n. An image or likeness. Iconoclast n. An image-breaker. Idealize v. To make to conform to some mental or imaginary standard. Idiom n. A use of words peculiar to a particular language. Idiosyncrasy n. A mental quality or habit peculiar to an individual.


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Idolize v. To regard with inordinate love or admiration. Ignoble adj. Low in character or purpose. Ignominious adj. Shameful. Iliad n. A greek epic poem describing scenes from the siege of troy. Illegal adj. Not according to law. Illegible adj. Undecipherable. Illegitimate adj. Unlawfully begotten. Illiberal adj. Stingy. Illicit adj. Unlawful. Illimitable adj. Boundless. Illiterate adj. Having little or no book-learning. Ill-natured adj. Surly. Illogical adj. Contrary to the rules of sound thought. Illuminant n. That which may be used to produce light. Illuminate v. To supply with light. Illumine v. To make bright or clear. Illusion n. An unreal image presented to the senses. Illusive adj. Deceptive. Illusory adj. Deceiving or tending to deceive, as by false appearance. Imaginable adj. That can be imagined or conceived in the mind. Imaginary adj. Fancied. Imbibe v. To drink or take in. Imbroglio n. A misunderstanding attended by ill feeling, perplexity, or strife. Imbrue v. To wet or moisten. Imitation n. That which is made as a likeness or copy. Imitator n. One who makes in imitation. Immaculate adj. Without spot or blemish. Immaterial adj. Of no essential consequence. Immature adj. Not full-grown. Immeasurable adj. Indefinitely extensive. Immense adj. Very great in degree, extent, size, or quantity. Immerse v. To plunge or dip entirely under water or other fluid. Immersion n. The act of plunging or dipping entirely under water or another fluid. Immigrant n. A foreigner who enters a country to settle there. Immigrate v. To come into a country or region from a former habitat. Imminence n. Impending evil or danger.


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Imminent adj. Dangerous and close at hand. Immiscible adj. Separating, as oil and water. Immoral adj. Habitually engaged in licentious or lewd practices. Immortalize v. To cause to last or to be known or remembered throughout a great or indefinite length of time. Immovable adj. Steadfast. Immune adj. Exempt, as from disease. Immutable adj. Unchangeable. Impair v. To cause to become less or worse. Impalpable adj. Imperceptible to the touch. Impartial adj. Unbiased. Impassable adj. That can not be passed through or over. Impassible adj. Not moved or affected by feeling. Impassive adj. Unmoved by or not exhibiting feeling. Impatience n. Unwillingness to brook delays or wait the natural course of things. Impeccable adj. Blameless. Impecunious adj. Having no money. Impede v. To be an obstacle or to place obstacles in the way of. Impel v. To drive or urge forward. Impend v. To be imminent. Imperative adj. Obligatory. Imperceptible adj. Indiscernible. Imperfectible adj. That can not be perfected. Imperil v. To endanger. Imperious adj. Insisting on obedience. Impermissible adj. Not permissible. Impersonal adj. Not relating to a particular person or thing. Impersonate v. To appear or act in the character of. Impersuadable adj. Unyielding. Impertinence n. Rudeness. Imperturbable adj. Calm. Impervious adj. Impenetrable. Impetuosity n. Rashness. Impetuous adj. Impulsive. Impetus n. Any impulse or incentive. Impiety n. Irreverence toward god. Impious adj. Characterized by irreverence or irreligion.


To harass with persistent demands or entreaties. or demand. Inadequate adj. Inert. To show or prove to be involved in or concerned implicit adj. Importunate adj. Inadvisable adj. Improvise v. That can not be taken by assault. Imprudent adj. Impugn v. Not appropriate. unseemly. To attribute. Inadmissible adj. Tainted. Implicate v. Impulsion n. Impromptu n. Impetus. Capable of being inferred. Destitute of or lacking in power. insinuations. To assail with arguments. 64 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Insufficient. or allowed. Inaccessible adj. The act or practice of bringing from one country into another. . To make pregnant. Inadvertent adj. Implied. Not feasible. or inappropriate. Silly. Impotent adj. Importation n. or becoming. Impunity n. To make indigent or poor. Difficult of approach. Improper adj. Impolitic adj. or accusations. Impropriety n. Inactive adj. Freedom from punishment. Inexpedient. Insolent disrespect. moral. To signify. Lacking foresight or thrift. suitable. Destitute of animal life. Improvident adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2269 2270 2271 2272 2273 2274 2275 2276 2277 2278 2279 2280 2281 2282 2283 2284 2285 2286 2287 2288 2289 2290 2291 2292 2293 2294 2295 2296 2297 2298 2299 2300 2301 2302 2303 2304 Implausible adj. Inaccurate adj. The state or quality of being unfit. Accidental. considered. Impute v. Impliable adj. Not plausible. To do anything extemporaneously or offhand. Impregnable adj. Unadvisable. request. Unpremeditated. as testimony. Not exactly according to the facts. Impregnate v. Heedless. or intellectual. Urgent in character. Not to be approved. Impoverish v. Inane adj. Anything done or said on the impulse of the moment. Importune v. Impracticable adj. Inanimate adj. Impure adj. Impulsive adj. physical. Impudence n. Imply v.

Want of power to apprehend. as to parts. . Incipient. Inception n. and manage. etc. Incoherent adj. or details. That which begins. A front or cutting tooth. constrained. That which moves to action. Not to be understood. Incapable of being forced. Incandescent adj. Incite v. Incoercible adj. Inchmeal adv. or agreement. Speechless. Inarticulate adj. To reduce to ashes. A happening in general. Incoherence n. Incessant adj. The beginning. Not having the abilities desired or necessary for any purpose. Casual occurrence. Initial. Awkward or slow. To rouse to a particular action. General lack of capacity or fitness. Beginning. Innate. Incinerate v. Incident n. 65 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Incapacity n. Incipience n. Want of connection. as of parts or ideas in thought. Inaudible adj. competency. especially one of little importance. The state of being white or glowing with heat. Incarcerate v. Incidence n. Incisor n. White or glowing with heat. That which moves the mind or inflames the passions. or expresses beginning. Incentive n. Inchoative n. Incapacitate v. or qualification. To deprive of power. Inbred adj. Matchless. Beginning. or serves as an incentive or stimulus. Incompetence n. Without intention. Inchoate adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2305 2306 2307 2308 2309 2310 2311 2312 2313 2314 2315 2316 2317 2318 2319 2320 2321 2322 2323 2324 2325 2326 2327 2328 2329 2330 2331 2332 2333 2334 2335 2336 2337 2338 2339 2340 Inapprehensible adj. Implanted by nature. Incidentally adv. Chemical or person who starts a fire-literally or figuratively. Incitement n. Incompetent adj. Incompatible adj. speech. That can not be burned. To imprison. understand. or compelled. Incipient adj. Inceptive adj. Incombustible adj. Incendiary n. Incomparable adj. That can not be heard. Inborn adj. elements. Piecemeal. Incandescence n. Inapt adj. Unceasing. Not logically coordinated. capacity. Discordant.

or adjunct necessary or required. Lacking wise judgment. Promiscuous. Incomprehensible. Difficulty or failure in the alimentary canal in changing food into absorptive nutriment. or removed. Indiscernible adj. Indisputable. 66 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2341 2342 2343 2344 2345 2346 2347 2348 2349 2350 2351 2352 2353 2354 2355 2356 2357 2358 2359 2360 2361 2362 2363 2364 2365 2366 2367 2368 2369 2370 2371 2372 2373 2374 2375 2376 Incomplete adj. Indict v. Poverty. place. Inconsequential adj. Indomitable adj. Indestructible adj. effaced. That can not be described. Resisting all attempts to reduce volume by pressure. Unsuitable for the time. Indignant adj. Incomprehensible adj. Indefensible adj. Inconsistent adj. Inconstant adj. Indefinitely adv. Inconceivable adj. Small in quantity or importance. Indivisible adj. Native. Laziness. Indiscreet adj. Poor. Unconquerable. Indelible adj. Incompressible adj. . Indigestible adj. Indolent adj. Incontrovertible adj. Incongruous adj. or occasion. That can not be turned aside. Changeable. That which points out. Indigenous adj. Having such anger and scorn as is aroused by meanness or wickedness. Indicator n. One who or that which points out. Unmerited contemptuous conduct or treatment. Indescribable adj. In a vague or uncertain way. Indivertible adj. Indiscriminate adj. Indolence n. Indigence n. Indistinct adj. Necessary or requisite for the purpose. Not understandable. Inconvenient adj. That can not be blotted out. Untenable. Inconsiderable adj. Indicant adj. Lacking some element. Indigent adj. Valueless. Habitually inactive or idle. destroyed. part. or difficult to digest. To find and declare chargeable with crime. Contradictory. Indignity n. Not separable into parts. Not digestible. That can not be destroyed. Not perceptible. Vague. Interfering with comfort or progress. Indigestion n. Indispensable adj.

Total loss or destitution of honor or reputation. Indulgent adj. Inflammable adj. Not good for food. Such as can not be made plain. Not suitable to be selected or chosen. The yielding to inclination. Low-priced. Infest v. One who denies the existence of god. Inexpensive adj. Inexplicable adj. or crime. Lacking in bodily or mental strength. Inexperience n. Infallible adj. Above price. Yielding to the desires or humor of oneself or those under one's care. A place for the reception or treatment of the sick. Inanimate. trouble. Infirmity n. Infidelity n. Unutterable. Inextensible adj. Infamy n. Infirmary n. Ineligible adj. The derivation of a judgment from any given material of knowledge on the ground of law. Not fit or suitable. wasted. Infamous adj. Inference n. Inevitable adj. To bring in. Infirm adj. . Measureless. Infinity n. To be present in such numbers as to be a source of annoyance. Inefficient adj. 67 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Inert adj. Lack of or deficiency in experience. Inexcusable adj. Not to be justified. as in opinion or statement. Infernal adj. Inestimable adj. Inept adj. Unavoidable.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2377 2378 2379 2380 2381 2382 2383 2384 2385 2386 2387 2388 2389 2390 2391 2392 2393 2394 2395 2396 2397 2398 2399 2400 2401 2402 2403 2404 2405 2406 2407 2408 2409 2410 2411 2412 Induct v. Boundless or immeasurable extension or duration. Ineffable adj. passion. Inexpedient adj. desire. mental. Indulgence n. Unutterable. Infinite adj. Publicly branded or notorious. Not accomplishing an intended purpose. Easily set on fire or excited. Unadvisable. So large or furnishing so great a supply as not to be emptied. Disloyalty. Akin to or befitting hell or its occupants. or danger. Inebriate v. as for vice. Inefficiency n. or spent. To intoxicate. Inexorable adj. Exempt from error of judgment. Infidel n. Inexhaustible adj. Of unchangeable length or area. or propensity in oneself or another. A physical. Unrelenting. That which does not accomplish an intended purpose. Inexpressible adj. Inedible adj. or moral weakness or flaw.

Inmost adj. swelling. To introduce. 68 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Remote from the sea. or pouring in. To trespass upon. Ingredient n. Ingenuous adj. Initiate v. Deepest within. Inhospitable adj. Harmless. Inhibit v. Inimical adj. Ingraft v. Having the power to sway the will of another. or open in character or quality. Injunction n. Iniquity n. Influx n. Inject v. Infusion n. To perform the first act or rite. Inflexible adj. Gross wrong or injustice. Not disposed to entertain strangers gratuitously. and pain. as a dead body. Uncommon. To instill. Ingenuity n. by injection. Infusion. Evincing skill. Infuse v. Ingenious adj. . Infrequent adj. Infringe v. To introduce or strive to introduce new things. A morbid process in some part of the body characterized by heat. Intrinsic. Insinuation. combining. Rareness. Shameful. or inculcate. Cleverness in contriving. as a fluid. Inglorious adj. Inherence n. originality. Ingratitude n. Inhume v. Inhuman adj. or originating. To hold back or in. Adverse. Influential adj. That can not be altered or varied. Influence n. Innocuous adj. Infrequence n. Ingratiate v. or cleverness. Inherent adj. To win confidence or good graces for oneself. Candid.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2413 2414 2415 2416 2417 2418 2419 2420 2421 2422 2423 2424 2425 2426 2427 2428 2429 2430 2431 2432 2433 2434 2435 2436 2437 2438 2439 2440 2441 2442 2443 2444 2445 2446 2447 2448 Inflammation n. Inlet n. Mandate. Ability to sway the will of another. Innovate v. Innuendo n. as principles or qualities. The act of imbuing. To set or implant deeply and firmly. introduce. Savage. A hint. To place in the earth. A small body of water leading into a larger. as in contrivance or arrangement. Inkling n. Component. Inland adj. frank. Insensibility to kindness. The state of being permanently existing in something.

purpose. Done without perceptible lapse of time. To infuse. or use. A single occurrence or happening of a given kind. Lack of import or of importance. or influence.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2449 2450 2451 2452 2453 2454 2455 2456 2457 2458 2459 2460 2461 2462 2463 2464 2465 2466 2467 2468 2469 2470 2471 2472 2473 2474 2475 2476 2477 2478 2479 2480 2481 2482 2483 2484 Innumerable adj. A court or tribunal for examination and punishment of heretics. . Conveying knowledge. roll. Insidious adj. Insipid adj. or document. Inquisitor n. Insatiable adj. Inadequate for some need. Insensible adj. Instigator n. Sleeplessness. Instigate v. Instructive adj. Countless. Insolent adj. Instantaneous adj. Intellectual discernment. Inscrutable adj. Not assured of safety. Impudent. Insolence n. Insufficiency n. Inroad n. Insignificant adj. Insufficient adj. Instant n. Working ill by slow and stealthy means. Inspector n. Insomnia n. Inquisition n. Instill v. To enter in a book. Pride or haughtiness exhibited in contemptuous and overbearing treatment of others. Inopportune adj. Tasteless. That can not be separated. Imperceptible. Insinuate v. Impenetrably mysterious or profound. To provoke. force. Without importance. especially as to time. A very brief portion of time. One who makes an investigation. An official appointed to examine or oversee any matter of public interest or importance. Given to questioning. Insistence n. Insistent adj. Forcible encroachment or trespass. Inoffensive adj. Causing nothing displeasing or disturbing. Inscribe v. Lacking the power of feeling or perceiving. Inseparable adj. Insentient adj. Insight n. Instance n. Inquisitive adj. Insignificance n. Insecure adj. Unsuitable or inconvenient. Inquire v. To ask information about. especially out of curiosity. by writing. Urgent. Urgency. To imply. Inadequacy. or on a list. That desires or craves immoderately or unappeasably. 69 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. One who incites to evil.

The act of stringing or stretching. That upon which the mind is set. To come between other things or persons. Integrity n. Intercession n. Insulate v. Intermittent adj. The state of being in active resistance to authority. 70 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To examine formally by questioning. Intercessor n. A mediator. Intercede v. Interpolation n. Being in a middle place or degree or between extremes. Interdict n. Invincible. Interpose v. as of the appetites. Interim n. Time between acts or periods. Entreaty in behalf of others. Interrogate v. The faculty of perception or thought. Capacity to know or understand. Authoritative act of prohibition. Characterized by intelligence. Insuppressible adj. Interlocutor n. To place in a detached state or situation. A coming between. Not perceptible to the touch. Intelligible adj. Adding emphasis or force. Interlude n. Intellectual adj. Intermission n. . To mediate between persons. To interrupt the course of. A person who makes intelligible the speech of a foreigner by oral translation. To cause to cease temporarily. Intellect n. To act reciprocally. Intention n. Intercept v. Verbal interference. Intelligence n. A recess. Insurrection n. Intensive adj. Immoderate action or indulgence. Intemperance n. Intangible adj. Uprightness of character and soundness of moral principle. Interact v. Uprising. A temporary discontinuance. Intermit v. Incapable of being concealed. Comprehensible. Insurgence n. Insurgent n. Having no limit or end. Intension n. Pertaining to an island. or state of being strained. One who takes part in a conversation or oral discussion. Interminable adj. Insuperable adj. One who takes part in forcible opposition to the constituted authorities of a place. Interpreter n. Interposition n. An action or event considered as coming between others of greater length.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2485 2486 2487 2488 2489 2490 2491 2492 2493 2494 2495 2496 2497 2498 2499 2500 2501 2502 2503 2504 2505 2506 2507 2508 2509 2510 2511 2512 2513 2514 2515 2516 2517 2518 2519 2520 Insular adj. Intermediate adj.

Intricate adj. Difficult to follow or understand. or exposure. Inure v. Intuition n. especially along a river. A question or inquiry. Entrance. Intoxicant n. The act of entering without warrant or invitation. The act of turning or directing inward. Intrigue n. To stop while in progress. Intimidate v. . Intersect v. Introductory adj. Intervale n. Instinctive knowledge or feeling. The condition resulting from one's dying not having made a valid will. Intrepid adj. Bigoted. Intolerance n. Introvert v. Intracellular adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2521 2522 2523 2524 2525 2526 2527 2528 2529 2530 2531 2532 2533 2534 2535 2536 2537 2538 2539 2540 2541 2542 2543 2544 2545 2546 2547 2548 2549 2550 2551 2552 2553 2554 2555 2556 Interrogative adj. The act of observing and analyzing one's own thoughts and feelings. Close or confidential friendship. To fill with an overflowing abundance. extending to the anus. Inundate v. Inherent. Introspection n. To interfere for some end. Introversion n. To turn within. Flood. Intolerable adj. To cut through or into so as to divide. usually complicated and intended to accomplish something by secret ways. Intestine n. Intrinsic adj. Not having made a valid will. To make drunk. A plot or scheme. Intrusion n. Intimacy n. Introgression n. To harden or toughen by use. physically or mentally. Intervene v. Intromit v. encroachment. Introspect v. Intramural adj. Intolerant adj. To look into. Insufferable. Interrogatory n. Preliminary. Intestate adj. Fearless and bold. Anything that unduly exhilarates or excites. Intricacy n. Occurring or situated within a cell. To insert. Having the nature or form of a question. A low tract of land between hills. Inundation n. That part of the digestive tube below or behind the stomach. Inability or unwillingness to bear or endure. 71 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To come in without leave or license. exercise. Interrupt v. Intoxicate v. Perplexity. Intestacy n. To cause to become frightened. Situated within the walls of a city. Intrude v.

Iota n. Irony n. Exhibiting changing rainbow-colors due to the interference of the light. One who invests money. Not to be conquered. To draw into entanglement. Inverse adj. Irksome adj. Inwardly adv. Invidious adj. Having no force. Iridescent adj. To render of no force or effect. Inventive adj. With no outward manifestation. 72 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Exceedingly precious. literally or figuratively. Inveterate adj. Encroachment. or reproach. To utter vehement censure or invective. Iridescence n. Showing or feeling envy. Investor n. or in opposite direction. To animate. Irate adj. Invigorate v. Invincible adj. One who is disabled by illness or injury. Invective n. Habitual. Invasion n. To call on for assistance or protection. Irradiance n. To turn inside out. as by an act of intrusion or trespass. Inveigh v. Unchangeable. or overcome. vexation. Irk v. Incapable of being injured or disturbed. Change of order so that the first shall become last and the last first. or cogency. Complication. or fatigue. Investigator n. Involution n. Invariable adj. Moved to anger. A small or insignificant mark or part. To render clear and intelligible. weight. . One who investigates. That can not be wounded or hurt. Invalid n. Irradiate v. Invalidate v. Involuntary adj. Irascible adj. Unwilling. A many-colored appearance. Invaluable adj. Quick at contrivance. Contrary in tendency or direction.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2557 2558 2559 2560 2561 2562 2563 2564 2565 2566 2567 2568 2569 2570 2571 2572 2573 2574 2575 2576 2577 2578 2579 2580 2581 2582 2583 2584 2585 2586 2587 2588 2589 2590 2591 2592 Invalid adj. Invert v. Wearisome. To afflict with pain. Invoke v. An utterance intended to cast censure. Wrath. Ire n. Censure or ridicule under cover of praise or compliment. Involve v. Invulnerable adj. Inviolable adj. Luster. Prone to anger. subdued. Inversion n. upside down.

Irreverential adj. Having or marking equality of temperature. That can not be broken or violated. Sudden invasion. or pathological agent of inflammation. Irreducible adj. Itinerant adj. unintelligible speech or highly technical speech. Wandering. Jeopardize v. Isobar n. Jocular adj. chemical. due to obstructed excretion of bile or characterized by yellowing of the skin. Irrelevant adj. Jaundice n. Jingo n. Irrigant adj. . Irreversible adj. That can not be lessened. Inclined to joke. 73 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A mechanical. One of a party in great britain in favor of spirited and demonstrative foreign policy. The quality of producing vexation. Irreverent adj. Irruption n. To separate from others of its kind. Not possessed of reasoning powers or understanding. Relating to or denoting equal intervals of time. Irritancy n. Showing or expressing a deficiency of veneration. Irritable adj. Isochronous adj. That can not be rectified or made amends for. Irresistible adj. pain. To excite ill temper or impatience in. Irrevocable. Irresponsible adj. Irrefrangible adj. To imperil. The quality showing or expressing a deficiency of veneration. To wander from place to place. especially for sacred things. Indifferent or opposed to religion. Irrigate v.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2593 2594 2595 2596 2597 2598 2599 2600 2601 2602 2603 2604 2605 2606 2607 2608 2609 2610 2611 2612 2613 2614 2615 2616 2617 2618 2619 2620 2621 2622 2623 2624 2625 2626 2627 2628 Irrational adj. especially for sacred things. Showing or expressing a deficiency of veneration. Isolate v. Irreverence n. Serving to water lands by artificial means. An island. Done or made in jest. Showing impatience or ill temper on little provocation. Isle n. Irrefragable adj. A morbid condition. Irritate v. Itinerary n. A little island. Irrepressible adj. Irritant n. A line joining points at which the barometric pressure is the same at a specified moment. Isothermal adj. Inapplicable. as land. That can not be successfully withstood or opposed. To water. Irreparable adj. especially for sacred things. That can not be refuted or disproved. Itinerate v. Jocose adj. Careless of or unable to meet responsibilities. A detailed account or diary of a journey. Jargon n. Confused. That can not be restrained or kept down. Irreligious adj. Islet n. by ditches or other artificial means. or tension.

Juicy adj. Jurisprudence n. A petty king. Kimono n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2629 2630 2631 2632 2633 2634 2635 2636 2637 2638 2639 2640 2641 2642 2643 2644 2645 2646 2647 2648 2649 2650 2651 2652 2653 2654 2655 2656 2657 2658 2659 2660 2661 2662 2663 2664 Joggle n. Kernel n. Judicial adj. A loose robe. fastening with a sash. Jubilation n. Jugular adj. The science of rights in accordance with positive law. A length of 1. An oven or furnace for baking. Judgment n. Merry. The faculty by the exercise of which a deliberate conclusion is reached. A square of linen. One thousand liters. Jugglery n. . Jovial adj. burning. One who serves on a jury or is sworn in for jury duty in a court of justice. Junction n. 74 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Kind-hearted adj. Having a kind and sympathetic nature. Succulent. Exultation. silk. Juggle v. That department of government which administers the law relating to civil and criminal justice. Relatives. To engage in a tilt with lances on horseback. Kilowatt n. or seam. Pl. Kingling n. To place close together. Junta n. Pertaining to the throat. Justification n. To play tricks of sleight of hand. Distribution and administration of justice by trial and judgment. Kinsfolk n. joint. Kiln n. Journalize v. or drying industrial products. the principal outer garment in japan. Jurisdiction n. Kerchief n.000 meters. Kingship n. Juvenile adj. The condition of being joined. Juridical adj. Prudent. used as a covering for the head or neck. Keepsake n. Juxtapose v. Assumed by law to exist. A grain or seed. Judicature n. A sudden irregular shake or a push causing such a shake. To keep a diary. Kiloliter n. Juncture n. Kilometer n. Pertaining to the administration of justice. Juror n. Judiciary n. Vindication. Characteristic of youth. Anything kept or given to be kept for the sake of the giver. Royal state. Joust v. or other material. The art or practice of sleight of hand. Judicious adj. An articulation. A council or assembly that deliberates in secret upon the affairs of government. Lawful power or right to exercise official authority. One thousand watts.

To tear rudely or raggedly. Lassie n. Landscape n. Relaxed. Labyrinth n. Landmark n. intended for dipping up and pouring liquids. or just. Laud v. especially with the hands. Listless. Lactic adj. Latency n. Milky. Lapse n. expressing. High praise. formed by crossing or interlacing strips or bars. or containing praise. A rural view. Dormant. A slight deviation from what is right. Toilsome. To mix and work into a homogeneous mass. Falling behind. Knighthood n. Later adv. Crowned with laurel. Lateral adj. To praise in words or song. Laundress n. A small article. Lassitude of body or depression. Laddie n. especially one of picturesque effect. Chivalry. Lacerate v. Languid adj. At a subsequent time. Lattice n. A cup-shaped vessel with a long handle. Laudation n. Lustful. Laudable adj. proper. Lackadaisical adj. as a mark of distinction. Laureate adj. The secretion of milk. Knead v. Ladle n. A man who owns and lets a tenement or tenements. Rather late. Lacteal adj. Latish adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2665 2666 2667 2668 2669 2670 2671 2672 2673 2674 2675 2676 2677 2678 2679 2680 2681 2682 2683 2684 2685 2686 2687 2688 2689 2690 2691 2692 2693 2694 2695 2696 2697 2698 2699 2700 Knavery n. more for ornament that use. Directed toward the side. One of the wandering knights who in the middle ages went forth in search of adventure. A maze. Openwork of metal or wood. as seen from a distance or an elevation. Knickknack n. Lactation n. Laudatory adj. A lad. Laborious adj. Deceitfulness in dealing. Pertaining to. Washerwoman. Lascivious adj. A familiar object in the landscape serving as a guide to an area otherwise easily lost track of. Praiseworthy. A little lass. . Laggard adj. 75 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Landlord n. Knight errant n. Latent adj. The state of being dormant. Landowner. Pertaining to milk. Landholder n. Languor n.

. Legitimacy n. That may be read with ease. Levy v. Libel n. Any large animal. Legible adj. Legislative adj. Prolonged sluggishness of body or mind. To wash or bathe. 76 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Leviathan n. Like a lion. That which exerts. Levee n. Justly or legally responsible. Lever n. Lax adj. Having the sanction of law or established custom. Characterized by lust or lasciviousness. Frivolity. Forbearance. Leaven v. Lexicography n. Leonine adj. A legislator. Laxative adj. Spare time. A covering for the leg. as a whale. A legislator. A little leaf or a booklet. One who makes dictionaries. Leaflet n. Left-handed adj. Legacy n. Not harsh. Lexicographer n. Leeward n. A dictionary. That makes or enacts laws. Not stringent or energetic. Legislator n. Legitimate adj. Leisure n. That side or direction toward which the wind blows. A member of an ancient roman legion or of the modern french legion of honor. Lea n. An embankment beside a river or stream or an arm of the sea. Defamation. Lenient adj. Lawmaker n. Leniency n. Levity n. To make or enact a law or laws. The making of dictionaries. as dough. To give the authority of law to. Lethargy n. To make light by fermentation. Liable adj. or through which one may exert great power. To impose and collect by force or threat of force. A bequest. Legionary n. to prevent overflow. A field. Legalize v. Lawgiver n. Accordance with law. A lawgiver.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2701 2702 2703 2704 2705 2706 2707 2708 2709 2710 2711 2712 2713 2714 2715 2716 2717 2718 2719 2720 2721 2722 2723 2724 2725 2726 2727 2728 2729 2730 2731 2732 2733 2734 2735 2736 Lave v. Legging n. Lewd adj. Legislate v. Having power to open or loosen the bowels. Lexicon n. Using the left hand or arm more dexterously than the right.

history. etc. The state or condition of knowing how to read and write. Limitation n. That which binds objects together. Lasting or continuous through life. A legal claim or hold on property. Language. Linguistics n. Lingual adj. The written or printed productions of the human mind collectively. Having the texture of appearance of wood. Possessing a liquefying nature or power. Liniment n. Licit adj. Lithe adj. Licentious adj. Of the nature of a line. Sovereign. Wanton. Supple. Liquefacient adj. Inattentive. The time that life continues. The tongue. Lieu n. The science of languages. A vessel belonging to a steamship-line. Plausible. 77 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Stead.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2737 2738 2739 2740 2741 2742 2743 2744 2745 2746 2747 2748 2749 2750 2751 2752 2753 2754 2755 2756 2757 2758 2759 2760 2761 2762 2763 2764 2765 2766 2767 2768 2769 2770 2771 2772 Liberalism n. Literal adj. or of the origin. A liquid preparation for rubbing on the skin in cases of bruises. Lien n. To deliver the amount or value of. To convert into a liquid or into liquid form. Liberate v. Lifetime n. or serves for binding or tying. Opposition to conservatism. Ligneous adj. Realistic. Liege adj. Free from care. A restriction. Lifelong adj. Ligature n. Ligament n. Lingua n. Any alcoholic or intoxicating liquid. Light-hearted adj. Likelihood n. One who is acquainted with several languages. To set free or release from bondage. Pertaining to the use of the tongue in utterance. Likely adj. as security for a debt or charge. . Liquidate v. Linear adj. Following the exact words. Literature n. Fondness. Linguist n. Lingo n. Lifelike adj. Listless adj. inflammation. A probability. Liquefy v. Liner n. Liqueur n. Liquor n. Anything that constricts. and significance of words. Lawful. Literacy n. Liking n. An alcoholic cordial sweetened and flavored with aromatic substances.

Loam n. To abominate. A non-coherent mixture of sand and clay. pertaining to. Louse n. Loneliness n. A print made by printing from stone. A lake. Talkative. Logician n. A little lord. Means of subsistence. Unusually prolonged life. In engraving. an etched stone surface for printing. Lithograph n. To cause to become the subject-matter of a suit at law. Loot v.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2773 2774 2775 2776 2777 2778 2779 2780 2781 2782 2783 2784 2785 2786 2787 2788 2789 2790 2791 2792 2793 2794 2795 2796 2797 2798 2799 2800 2801 2802 2803 2804 2805 2806 2807 2808 Lithesome adj. A lake or loch. The science of correct thinking. Luminary n. Loquacious adj. Litigious adj. Quarrelsome. Indicating place. Lode n. Laughable. Ludicrous adj. Lovable adj. Lucrative adj. Loath adj. Liturgy n. A ritual. . Locomotion n. or living on a shore. or the place where or wherein an action occurs. Lowly adv. as contused flesh. Lithotype n. Solitude. Longevity n. One of the heavenly bodies as a source of light. The act or power of moving from one place to another. Capable of or characterized by clear reasoning. Litigant n. Logical adj. A small insect parasitic on and sucking the blood of mammals. The act of furnishing with temporary quarters. Littoral adj. Loiterer n. Lucid adj. Rudely. A somewhat continuous unstratified metal. Of. Lodgment n. Litigate v. Amiable. Mentally sound. Locative adj. Loathe v. Averse. To plunder. Lordling n. An expert reasoner. Livid adj. Lough n. Highly profitable. Black-and-blue. One who consumes time idly.bearing vein. Despondent. Low-spirited adj. Loch n. Nimble. Livelihood n. Logic n. A party to a lawsuit. 78 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS.

One who makes or repairs machines. A great hindu prince. Madonna n. The whole of any sphere or department of nature or knowledge to which man is related. The quality of giving or radiating light. Magnitude n. Macadamize v. or temporarily. Maidenhood n. Lunar adj. Lustrous adj. To live sumptuously. Magnate n. Pertaining to the moon. To make a magnet of. Showing increase. Virginity. The moon. Macrocosm n. Lying n. or action. Luminous adj. Magician n. and delicious. Magnificent adj. Lunacy n. Lyric adj. Luminescence n. The exhibition of greatness of action. or power. To cover or pave. Untruthfulness. Luscious adj. Luxuriant adj. Grand or majestic in appearance. Luminosity n. Magnificence n. intellect. Luxuriance n. A sorcerer. . Maintain v. Ghastly and sensational. The office or dignity of a magistrate.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2809 2810 2811 2812 2813 2814 2815 2816 2817 2818 2819 2820 2821 2822 2823 2824 2825 2826 2827 2828 2829 2830 2831 2832 2833 2834 2835 2836 2837 2838 2839 2840 2841 2842 2843 2844 Luminescent adj. Machinery n. quality. Luxuriate v. character. The parts of a machine or engine. permanently. To inflame with passion. Magisterial adj. Magnetize v. Importance. wealth. Lurid adj. Generous in treating or judging others. usually with the infant jesus. Shining. Having an air of authority. sweet. An insane person. Excessive or superfluous growth or quantity. with small broken stone. A painted or sculptured representation of the virgin. 79 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Showing increase of light. Magnet n. To hold or preserve in any particular state or condition. Fitted for expression in song. A person of rank or importance. Lyre n. or uses metal-working tools. Magistracy n. Madden v. Maharaja n. Giving or radiating light. One of the most ancient of stringed instruments of the harp class. Machinist n. Lunatic n. taken collectively. Lune n. Mental unsoundness. Rich. A body possessing that peculiar form of polarity found in nature in the lodestone. Abundant or superabundant in growth. Magnanimous adj. as a path or roadway.

. explanation or defense of intentions. making announcement. Maritime adj. Malaria n. Indian corn: usually in the united states called simply corn. A cloak. Maltreat v. A command. Malediction n. The arrangements or combination of the parts of which anything is composed. Mannerism n. Mandatory adj. Any physical disease or disorder. That which supports or sustains. Mallet n. A wooden hammer. One who is dissatisfied with the existing state of affairs. especially a chronic or deep-seated one. Marine adj. etc. Mantle n. Constant or excessive adherence to one manner.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2845 2846 2847 2848 2849 2850 2851 2852 2853 2854 2855 2856 2857 2858 2859 2860 2861 2862 2863 2864 2865 2866 2867 2868 2869 2870 2871 2872 2873 2874 2875 2876 2877 2878 2879 2880 Maintenance n. Manliness n. Man-trap n. Man-eater n. Malady n. To make adroit or artful moves: manage affairs by strategy. Mane n. An animal that devours human beings. A fever characterized by alternating chills. Malcontent n. Emancipation. Mania n. style. Expressive of positive command. Evil in nature or tending to do great harm or mischief. The qualities characteristic of a true man. 80 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A person engaged in manufacturing as a business. Pliant. Malignant adj. or abusively. about a fireplace. including the usual shelf above it. The landed estate of a lord or nobleman. or motives. Insanity. Mandate n. Of or pertaining to the sea or matters connected with the sea. sometimes richly ornamented. and sweating. Maleficent adj. especially to do so falsely and severely. as bravery. To set free from bondage. resolution. The long hair growing upon and about the neck of certain animals. One who injures another. unkindly. Like a man. Malevolence n. Malleable adj. A person raving with madness. fever. Manifesto n. Makeup n. roughly. Manumit v. Maize n. Malefactor n. To speak evil of. or peculiarity. as distinguished from merely directory. as of action or conduct. Manufacturer n. A public declaration. Ill will. Malevolent adj. Manlike adj. as the horse and the lion. The calling down of a curse or curses. To treat ill. Mantel n. The facing. Situated on or near the sea. Malign v. Wishing evil to others. Manor n. Manumission n. Maniac n. Mischievous. A place or structure dangerous to human life. Maneuver v.

Mawkish adj. Afraid to express facts or opinions plainly. A labyrinth. Matinee n. Of considerable bulk and weight. The art or work of constructing. Pertaining to war or military operations. Foolishly and tearfully affectionate. The attainment of superior skill. The branch of physics that treats the phenomena caused by the action of forces. etc. Masterpiece n. Mealy-mouthed adj. Materialize v. The unnecessary and indiscriminate killing of human beings. Medieval adj. Martian adj. Martyrdom n. Matter of fact n. Mausoleum n. A superior production. either the roman god of war or the planet. A principle accepted as true and acted on as a rule or guide. Interfering. with regularly arranged stones. Pertaining to mars. Maudlin adj. To put ashore and abandon (a person) on a desolate coast or island. An entertainment (especially theatrical) held in the daytime. Massacre n. That of which anything is composed or may be constructed. Masonry n. especially the murdering. A social party composed of persons masked and costumed so as to be disguised. Mediocre adj. Matrimony n. A substance possessing or reputed to possess curative or remedial properties. A meadow. Maze n. To wind and turn while proceeding in a course.. Mechanics n. Meager adj. walls. Medial adj. A tomb of more than ordinary size or architectural pretensions. The killing. Mastery n. Masquerade n. Material n. as buildings. of one's mother. Submission to death or persecution for the sake of faith or principle. Mead n. Matrix n. Mediate v. . Maxim n. Medicine n. Of or pertaining to the middle. Massive adj. 81 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Medallion n. Martial adj. That which contains and gives shape or form to anything. Pertaining or peculiar to a mother or to motherhood. To take perceptible or substantial form. Something that has actual and undeniable existence or reality. Maternal adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2881 2882 2883 2884 2885 2886 2887 2888 2889 2890 2891 2892 2893 2894 2895 2896 2897 2898 2899 2900 2901 2902 2903 2904 2905 2906 2907 2908 2909 2910 2911 2912 2913 2914 2915 2916 Maroon v. Ordinary. Belonging or relating to or descriptive of the middle ages. Scanty. Matricide n. A large medal. Meander v. To effect by negotiating as an agent between parties. To be astonished and perplexed because of (something). Sickening or insipid. Meddlesome adj. Marvel v. The union of a man and a woman in marriage.

Mete v. The art or science of extracting a metal from ores. Untrue. as by smelting. Disposed to pity and forgive. Metric adj. Meretricious adj. and friend. whether human or beast. .5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2917 2918 2919 2920 2921 2922 2923 2924 2925 2926 2927 2928 2929 2930 2931 2932 2933 2934 2935 2936 2937 2938 2939 2940 2941 2942 2943 2944 2945 2946 2947 2948 2949 2950 2951 2952 Meditation n. A figure of speech that consists in the naming of a thing by one of its attributes. To make better or improve. Over-cautious. The principles of philosophy as applied to explain the methods of any particular science. Metal n. Philosophical. Mercantile adj. A drama with a romantic story or plot and sensational situation and incidents. Gentlemen. An element that forms a base by combining with oxygen. Metaphysics n. Conducted or acting on business principles. To apportion. Mentor n. Mercenary adj. Characterized by a sweet succession of sounds. Mentality n. Alluring by false or gaudy show. Intellectuality. Melodious adj. Transition of the soul of a human being at death into another body. Meticulous adj. Sweetly or smoothly flowing. Mendacious adj. A composition of different songs or parts of songs arranged to run as a continuous whole. Metempsychosis n. Relating to measurement. especially when kept for exhibition. Pl. Menagerie n. Metaphysician n. either the capital or the largest or most important city of a state. A beggar. To hypnotize. A figure of speech in which one object is likened to another. is usually hard. as in quality or social or physical condition. An instrument for indicating and marking exact time in music. A souvenir. guide. Metronome n. A collection of wild animals. Mendicant n. Metallurgy n. A passing from one form or shape into another. Metropolitan adj. 82 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. and lustrous. commercial. Greedy merciful adj. A chief city. Metaphor n. Memento n. Medley n. Merciless adj. Mellifluous adj. Metropolis n. Metamorphosis n. A wise and faithful teacher. Menace n. Cruel. Pertaining to a chief city. Mesmerize v. Meliorate v. Memorable adj. A threat. by speaking as if the other. Messieurs n. Metonymy n. heavy. One skilled in metaphysics. The turning or revolving of a subject in the mind. Melodrama n. Metaphysical adj. Noteworthy.

region. A distance in miles. To reduce to the smallest possible amount or degree. A servile favorite. An optical effect looking like a sheet of water in the desert. Those citizens. Courage. Hatred of mankind. The art of examing objects with the microscope. Ministration n. . Migratory adj. who are enrolled and drilled in temporary military organizations. Much smaller than reality or that the normal size. Mirage n. Misapprehend v. An instrument for assisting the eye in the vision of minute objects or features of objects. Misanthropic adj. Midsummer n. The world or universe on a small scale. 83 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Microscope n. Ministry n. Milky way n. Minute adj. Minion n. Militarism n. To have weight or influence (in determining a question). Microscopy n. Wandering. Misanthropy n. Militant adj. Mimic v. An instrument for measuring very small angles or dimensions. The smaller in number of two portions into which a number or a group is divided. The external appearance or manner of a person. collectively. The galaxy. Migrant adj. Minimize v. A policy of maintaining great standing armies. Miniature adj. An unlucky accident. To behave ill. Migrate v. A small or unimportant particular or detail. Militate v. A grass cultivated for forage and cereal. A woman who makes a business of assisting at childbirth.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 2953 2954 2955 2956 2957 2958 2959 2960 2961 2962 2963 2964 2965 2966 2967 2968 2969 2970 2971 2972 2973 2974 2975 2976 2977 2978 2979 2980 2981 2982 2983 2984 2985 2986 2987 2988 Mettle n. To misunderstand. Militia n. Microcosm n. Micrometer n. Mileage n. Millet n. Mien n. The middle of the summer. Hating mankind. Exceedingly small in extent or quantity. Any religious ceremonial. Minutia n. Microscopic adj. Wandering. Minority n. A service. Having courage or spirit. Mettlesome adj. To remove or pass from one country. Microphone n. or habitat to another. Misbehave v. An apparatus for magnifying faint sounds. Of a warlike or combative disposition or tendency. To imitate the speech or actions of. Misadventure n. Midwife n. Adapted to or characterized by minute observation.

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Misbehavior n. Ill or improper behavior. Mischievous adj. Fond of tricks. Miscount v. To make a mistake in counting. Miscreant n. A villain. Misdeed n. A wrong or improper act. Misdemeanor n. Evil conduct, small crime. Miser n. A person given to saving and hoarding unduly. Mishap n. Misfortune. Misinterpret v. To misunderstand. Mislay v. To misplace. Mismanage v. To manage badly, improperly, or unskillfully. Misnomer n. A name wrongly or mistakenly applied. Misogamy n. Hatred of marriage. Misogyny n. Hatred of women. Misplace v. To put into a wrong place. Misrepresent v. To give a wrong impression. Misrule v. To misgovern. Missal n. The book containing the service for the celebration of mass. Missile n. Any object, especially a weapon, thrown or intended to be thrown. Missive n. A message in writing. Mistrust v. To regard with suspicion or jealousy. Misty adj. Lacking clearness misunderstand v. To take in a wrong sense. Misuse v. To maltreat. Mite n. A very small amount, portion, or particle. Miter n. The junction of two bodies at an equally divided angle. Mitigate v. To make milder or more endurable. Mnemonics n. A system of principles and formulas designed to assist the recollection in certain instances. Moat n. A ditch on the outside of a fortress wall. Mobocracy n. Lawless control of public affairs by the mob or populace. Moccasin n. A foot-covering made of soft leather or buckskin. Mockery n. Ridicule. Moderation n. Temperance. Moderator n. The presiding officer of a meeting. Modernity n. The state or character of being modern. Modernize v. To make characteristic of the present or of recent times.


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Modification n. A change. Modify v. To make somewhat different. Modish adj. Fashionable. Modulate v. To vary in tone, inflection, pitch or other quality of sound. Mollify v. To soothe. Molt v. To cast off, as hair, feathers, etc. Momentary adj. Lasting but a short time. Momentous adj. Very significant. Momentum n. An impetus. Monarchy n. Government by a single, sovereign ruler. Monastery n. A dwelling-place occupied in common by persons under religious vows of seclusion. Monetary adj. Financial. Mongrel n. The progeny resulting from the crossing of different breeds or varieties. Monition n. Friendly counsel given by way of warning and implying caution or reproof. Monitory n. Admonition or warning. Monocracy n. Government by a single person. Monogamy n. The habit of pairing, or having but one mate. Monogram n. A character consisting of two or more letters interwoven into one, usually initials of a name. Monograph n. A treatise discussing a single subject or branch of a subject. Monolith n. Any structure or sculpture in stone formed of a single piece. Monologue n. A story or drama told or performed by one person. Monomania n. The unreasonable pursuit of one idea. Monopoly n. The control of a thing, as a commodity, to enable a person to raise its price. Monosyllable n. A word of one syllable. Monotone n. The sameness or monotony of utterance. Monotonous adj. Unchanging and tedious. Monotony n. A lack of variety. Monsieur n. A french title of respect, equivalent to mr. And sir. Monstrosity n. Anything unnaturally huge or distorted. Moonbeam n. A ray of moonlight. Morale n. A state of mind with reference to confidence, courage, zeal, and the like. Moralist n. A writer on ethics. Morality n. Virtue. Moralize v. To render virtuous. Moratorium n. An emergency legislation authorizing a government suspend some action temporarily. Morbid adj. Caused by or denoting a diseased or unsound condition of body or mind.


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Mordacious adj. Biting or giving to biting. Mordant adj. Biting. Moribund adj. On the point of dying. Morose adj. Gloomy. Morphology n. The science of organic forms. Motley adj. Composed of heterogeneous or inharmonious elements. Motto n. An expressive word or pithy sentence enunciating some guiding rule of life, or faith. Mountaineer n. One who travels among or climbs mountains for pleasure or exercise. Mountainous adj. Full of or abounding in mountains. Mouthful n. As much as can be or is usually put into the or exercise. Muddle v. To confuse or becloud, especially with or as with drink. Muffle v. To deaden the sound of, as by wraps. Mulatto n. The offspring of a white person and a black person. Muleteer n. A mule-driver. Multiform adj. Having many shapes, or appearances. Multiplicity n. The condition of being manifold or very various. Mundane adj. Worldly, as opposed to spiritual or celestial. Municipal adj. Of or pertaining to a town or city, or to its corporate or local government. Municipality n. A district enjoying municipal government. Munificence n. A giving characterized by generous motives and extraordinary liberality. Munificent adj. Extraordinarily generous. Muster n. An assemblage or review of troops for parade or inspection, or for numbering off. Mutation n. The act or process of change. Mutilate v. To disfigure. Mutiny n. Rebellion against lawful or constituted authority. Myriad n. A vast indefinite number. Mystic n. One who professes direct divine illumination, or relies upon meditation to acquire truth. Mystification n. The act of artfully perplexing. Myth n. A fictitious narrative presented as historical, but without any basis of fact. Mythology n. The whole body of legends cherished by a race concerning gods and heroes. Nameless adj. Having no fame or reputation. Naphtha n. A light, colorless, volatile, inflammable oil used as a solvent, as in manufacture of paints. Narcissus n. The son of the athenian river-god cephisus, fabled to have fallen in love with his reflection. Narrate v. To tell a story. Narration n. The act of recounting the particulars of an event in the order of time or occurrence. Narrative n. An orderly continuous account of the successive particulars of an event.


Capable of commercial navigation. Negligence n. Nemesis n. To cause to loathe. Negligible adj. seamen. One who narrates anything. Loathsome. Navigate v. The depression on the abdomen where the umbilical cord of the fetus was attached. One who practices the art of foretelling the future by means of communication with the dead. Negotiable v. Nautical adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3097 3098 3099 3100 3101 3102 3103 3104 3105 3106 3107 3108 3109 3110 3111 3112 3113 3114 3115 3116 3117 3118 3119 3120 3121 3122 3123 3124 3125 3126 3127 3128 3129 3130 3131 3132 Narrator n. Negligee n. Naturally adv. To render indispensable. A loose gown worn by women. Needy adj. Nationality n. A city of the dead. Exhibiting or indicating omission. Wicked in the extreme. Nauseous adj. Pertaining to ships. Necromancer n. . Narrow-minded adj. The death of part of the body. Pertaining to one's birth. To deny. Indispensably requisite or absolutely needed to accomplish a desired result. Embroidery. Apt to omit what ought to be done. That which is indispensably requisite to an end desired. Negation n. Nebula n. A connection with a particular nation. Necrology n. A variety of the peach. Nasal adj. Pertaining to the nose. To traverse by ship. Characterized by illiberal views or sentiments. as for a treaty or transfer of property. Necessary adj. Negate v. A list of persons who have died in a certain place or time. Negligent adj. Transferable by assignment. Any especially sweet and delicious drink. Needlework n. Neglectful adj. An affection of the stomach producing dizziness and usually an impulse to vomit nauseate v. or poverty. A goddess. 87 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Being in need. Omission of that which ought to be done. Necessitate v. Nefarious adj. Natal adj. or navigation. divinity of chastisement and vengeance. Naval adj. Necessity n. Navel n. A gaseous body of unorganized stellar substance. Necropolis n. Nausea n. Necrosis n. According to the usual order of things. want. The act of denying or of asserting the falsity of a proposition. or delivery. endorsement. Pertaining to ships. To bargain with others for an agreement. Nectar n. Nectarine n. Navigable adj.

Clamorous. A new or revived paganism. Having the character of a beginner. Neo-latin n. Non-resident adj. the english philosopher. The act or ceremony of naming a man or woman for office. Neo-darwinsim n. (no longer acceptable to use) nihilist n. Darwinism as modified and extended by more recent students. Silent. Nonchalance n. Nit n. An advocate of the doctrine that nothing either exists or can be known. Notwithstanding. The egg of a louse or some other insect. Nomic adj. particularly to the sense of smell. Non-existent n. Recently hatched. Neopaganism n. Noisy adj. . Nominal adj. Of or pertaining to sir isaac newton. Neural adj. Network n. Stingy. Neolithic adj. One who receives a nomination. Non-combatant n. Light and quick in motion or action. Nomad adj. Having no fixed abode. That which does not exist. Noiseless adj. Nomination n. To adjust cozily in snug quarters. Niggardly adj. Government administered by new or untried persons. Modernized latin. Neophyte adj. The coining or using of new words or new meanings of words. Neology n. Neuter adj. Newtonian adj. Usual or customary. Nominate v. To designate as a candidate for any office. Anything that presents a system of cross. Pertaining to the later stone age. Noisome adj.lines. Trivial. A state of mind indicating lack of interest. Belonging to or under control of neither of two contestants. Nevertheless conj. Not residing within a given jurisdiction. The science of the nervous system. Neurology n. One attached to the army or navy. Nestling adj. Nil n. Neutral adj. Pertaining to the nerves or nervous system. 88 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Very offensive. Nominee n. Nothing nimble adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3133 3134 3135 3136 3137 3138 3139 3140 3141 3142 3143 3144 3145 3146 3147 3148 3149 3150 3151 3152 3153 3154 3155 3156 3157 3158 3159 3160 3161 3162 3163 3164 3165 3166 3167 3168 Neocracy n. Nestle v. Nettle v. Neither masculine nor feminine. but having duties other than that of fighting. Of or pertaining to the night. Nocturnal adj. To excite sensations of uneasiness or displeasure in.

A square shaft with pyramidal top. Nurture n. Normalcy n. 89 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Noxious adj. Excessive fatness. Of or pertaining to marriage. In no place or state. Nugatory adj. Nutriment n. A model. Notorious adj. in northern france. Obligate v. Nuance n. A published notice of a death. or ruling. Nuisance n. Nowhere adv. Norman adj. Made of or from oak. A slight degree of difference in anything perceptible to the sense of the mind. as to a proposition. Noticeable adj. To hold to the fulfillment of duty. Having nutritious properties. Oaken adj. Novellette n. Impassive to feelings of humanity or pity. usually monumental or commemorative. Nucleus n. That which nourishes. Nutritive adj. The act or art of reading or naming numbers. One who objects. A central point or part about which matter is aggregated. or irritates. Numerical adj. Numeration n. Norm n. Nonentity n. The state of being normal. Grasping and representing facts as they are.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3169 3170 3171 3172 3173 3174 3175 3176 3177 3178 3179 3180 3181 3182 3183 3184 3185 3186 3187 3188 3189 3190 3191 3192 3193 3194 3195 3196 3197 3198 3199 3200 3201 3202 3203 3204 Nondescript adj. Any scheme or recipe of a charlatan character. Hurtful. Obesity n. The process of fostering or promoting growth. A convent for nuns. vexes. Exceedingly fat. A beginner in any business or occupation. That which annoys. Oakum n. Obituary adj. Obelisk n. measure. Unfavorably known to the general public. Obese adj. Nuptial adj. Perceptible. Indescribable. Hemp-fiber obtained by untwisting and picking out loosely the yarns of old hemp rope. Novice n. especially to the marriage ceremony. Nude adj. Nunnery n. Nonpareil n. In the present time or age. Having no power or force. Objector n. Naked. Nowadays adv. Objective adj. Of or pertaining to number. . A person or thing of little or no account. Of or peculiar to normandy. Nostrum n. One who or that which is of unequaled excellence. A short novel. Obdurate adj.

Funeral rites. Occlude v. Existing but not immediately perceptible. A book. Obstetrics n. either wholly or in part. Obvert v. Detestable. Obtrude v. To clear away or provide for. Binding in law or conscience. One versed or skilled in treating diseases of the eye. as a gas by a metal. Obviate v. Observance n. Obsequies n. To fill with impediments so as to prevent passage. Passing out of use. No longer practiced or accepted. A traditional form or customary act. Occupant n. To absorb. Quick to notice. as distinguished from the actual owner. Obstruct v. Obtrusive adj. The condition or process of gradually falling into disuse. as an objection or difficulty. as a word. Octavo n. arising from conceit or the desire to have one's own way. Observatory n. Hindrance. Obliterate v. Stubborn adherence to opinion. Occident n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3205 3206 3207 3208 3209 3210 3211 3212 3213 3214 3215 3216 3217 3218 3219 3220 3221 3222 3223 3224 3225 3226 3227 3228 3229 3230 3231 3232 3233 3234 3235 3236 3237 3238 3239 3240 Obligatory adj. Occurrence n. Occasion n. Longer than broad: applied most commonly to rectangular objects considerably elongated obnoxious adj. Occult adj. Obstruction n. considered in relation to that other. The branch of medical science concerned with the treatment and care of women during pregnancy. A practitioner of midwifery. Oblong adj. Of or pertaining to the eye. Ocular adj. A happening. Obstetrician n. 90 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A building designed for systematic astronomical observations. Tending to be pushed or to push oneself into undue prominence. A figure with eight sides and eight angles. said of lines. Octogenarian adj. Octagon n. Boisterous. Showing a servile readiness to fall in with the wishes or will of another. Oblique adj. A tenant in possession of property. or collection of paper in which the sheets are so folded as to make eight leaves. Obstinacy n. Obsolescence n. To be pushed or to push oneself into undue prominence. Oblivion n. Observant adj. Oculist n. To cause to disappear. The countries lying west of asia and the turkish dominions. Obstreperous adj. Octave n. Obsolescent adj. Obsequious adj. The state of having passed out of the memory or of being utterly forgotten. To turn the front or principal side of (a thing) toward any person or object. Obsolete adj. . Slanting. A person of between eighty and ninety years. A note at this interval above or below any other. An important event or celebration.

Omission n. Portentous. Burdensome or oppressive. A burden or responsibility. Onus n. Hateful. Omniscient adj. or sport. Offhand adv. Odium n. Opalescence n. Impervious to light. Olfactory adj. One who works with or controls some machine or scientific apparatus. A conclusion or judgment held with confidence. An eccentricity. Operative adj. or done at the right moment. Operetta n. Ominous adj. of more than one act. upon an enemy or fortification. To put in action and supervise the working of. A feeling of extreme repugnance. To act as an officer or leader. Ogre n. struggle. A humorous play in dialogue and music. Exclusion. A demon or monster that was supposed to devour human beings. A violent onset. Opponent n. but falling short of positive knowledge. Ode n. A branch of the olive-tree. Omnivorous adj. Intermeddling with what is not one's concern. Characterized by unlimited or infinite knowledge. Something that branches off from the parent stock. Offshoot n. Odorous adj. Unlimited and universal power. Onslaught n. Unlimited or infinite knowledge. especially a fragrant one. especially of troops. Odoriferous adj. Ointment n. An assault.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3241 3242 3243 3244 3245 3246 3247 3248 3249 3250 3251 3252 3253 3254 3255 3256 3257 3258 3259 3260 3261 3262 3263 3264 3265 3266 3267 3268 3269 3270 3271 3272 3273 3274 3275 3276 Oddity n. said. Odious adj. Active. Operate v. discussion. Onrush n. especially an agreeable one. Farther or more distant. Operator n. Especially fit as occurring. Officiate v. Having or diffusing an odor or scent. Of or pertaining to the sense of smell. Eating or living upon food of all kinds indiscriminately. Omniscience n. Onerous adj. 91 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. The property of combined refraction and reflection of light. Opaque adj. One who supports the opposite side in a debate. Omnipotence n. Without preparation. Opportune adj. Olive-branch n. Omnipotent adj. Off adj. Officious adj. . The form of lyric poetry anciently intended to be sung. Onset. resulting in smoky tints. A fatty preparation with a butter-like consistency in which a medicinal substance exists. as an emblem of peace. or of dislike and disgust. Possessed of unlimited and universal power. Having an odor. Opinion n. Onset n.

Favorable or advantageous chance or opening. One who takes advantage of circumstances to gain his ends. Wild or wanton revelry. Ordinal n. To kiss. Origin n. second. The view that everything in nature and the history of mankind is ordered for the best. Oral adj. Optic n. Holding the commonly accepted faith. Oratorio n. Ordination n. Orthodoxy n. Original adj. as first. To swing back and forth. Ornamented to a marked degree. Not copied nor produced by imitation. Ornate adj. Anything that severely tests courage. The science that treats of light and vision. Optometry n. strength.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3277 3278 3279 3280 3281 3282 3283 3284 3285 3286 3287 3288 3289 3290 3291 3292 3293 3294 3295 3296 3297 3298 3299 3300 3301 3302 3303 3304 3305 3306 3307 3308 3309 3310 3311 3312 Opportunist n. Orthodox adj. Oratory n. and orchestra. To deliver an elaborate or formal public speech. Opportunity n. A general name for all kinds of weapons and their appliances used in war. Optimism n. The art of public speaking. Orator n. Ordeal n. chorus. One who practices the correcting or preventing of deformity oscillate v. third. Opprobrium n. Osculate v. The beginning of that which becomes or is made to be. or liberty of choosing. One who makes or deals in optical instruments or eye-glasses. Pertaining to the eye or vision. Opulence n. A display dictated by vanity and intended to invite applause or flattery. patience. 92 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Orate v. Ordnance n. Originate v. Optics n. generally taken from the scriptures. To cause or constitute the beginning or first stage of the existence of. Oration n. A consecration to the ministry. Opposite adj. etc. An elaborate or formal public speech. Measurement of the powers of vision. That form of the numeral that shows the order of anything in a series. Ossify v. Opulent adj. Option n. The state of being scornfully reproached or accused of evil. conscience. . Radically different or contrary in action or movement. To convert into bone. Uttered through the mouth. power. Ostentation n. Wealthy. One who delivers an elaborate or formal speech. Orthogonal adj. Optician n. Relating to the correcting or preventing of deformity orthopedist n. The right. Orthopedic adj. Acceptance of the common faith. Having or determined by right angles. Orgies n. Affluence. and all that is connected with sight. A composition for solo voices.

To surpass in importance or excellence. A border region. A violent issue. as a river. Remotely situated. To eject. especially socially. Outweigh v. Outpost n. To go beyond. To continue to exist after. A gross infringement of morality or decency. Outrageous adj. A portion of a structure which projects or hangs over. . Overproduction n. A sudden and violent breaking forth. To pass across or over. Outlaw n. Oust v. as of something that has been pent up or restrained. Outdo v. Overpower v. Outlast v. Outbreak n. Out-of-the-way adj. To be under moral obligation to be or do. Ought v. To ride faster than. as in society or politics. Outride v. especially of passion in an individual. To last longer than. Out-and-out adv. One who holds supremacy over another. Outreach v. Outrage n. Overeat v. Of barbarous. Overlord n. Ostracize v. Genuinely. Outburst n. A part built or arranged to project beyond a natural outline for support. To extend. A detachment of troops stationed at a distance from the main body to guard against surprise. Exclusion from intercourse or favor. uncouth. To gain supremacy or victory over by superior power. To pay or reward in excess. Outstrip v. Outlive v. and unfamiliar aspect or action. Overleap v. Overhang n. Overpay v.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3313 3314 3315 3316 3317 3318 3319 3320 3321 3322 3323 3324 3325 3326 3327 3328 3329 3330 3331 3332 3333 3334 3335 3336 3337 3338 3339 3340 3341 3342 3343 3344 3345 3346 3347 3348 Ostracism n. To leap beyond. One rejected and despised. 93 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To overtax the strength of. An excessive dose. Shocking in conduct. Overdose n. Entirely. Outstretch v. Excessive production. To reach or go beyond. To exclude from public or private favor. To eat to excess. A habitual lawbreaker. A vehement or loud cry or clamor. Outlandish adj. usually so large a dose of a medicine that its effect is toxic. Outskirt n. Overpass v. Outright adv. Outcast n. Outcry n. Outrigger n. Overdo v. To surpass.

Palate n. Pallid adj. A supervisor. A brief treatise or essay. Oversee v. Palinode n. Palliate v. The roof of the mouth. A bundle. overpowering fear. as of letters. A worshiper of false gods. Of a pale or wan appearance. A harmonic. usually on a subject of current interest. especially a spectacular one. Overweight n. A formal and elaborate eulogy. Pamphlet n. as a disease. Pamphleteer v. Perceptible by feeling or touch. To make dull by satiety. Paleontology n. To cause to appear less guilty. or ballet. Overrun v. written or spoken. Packet n. Palatial adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3349 3350 3351 3352 3353 3354 3355 3356 3357 3358 3359 3360 3361 3362 3363 3364 3365 3366 3367 3368 3369 3370 3371 3372 3373 3374 3375 3376 3377 3378 3379 3380 3381 3382 3383 3384 Overreach v. with a hole for the thumb. Including or pertaining to the whole of america. Pan-american adj. To infest or ravage. Pageant n. Pact n. To stretch out too far. Overthrow v. Pandemic adj. unreasonable. Overtone n. especially controversial ones. A fiendish or riotous uproar. A remedy or medicine proposed for or professing to cure all diseases. To cast into the shade or render insignificant by comparison. upon which artists lay their colors for painting. A retraction. An instrumental prelude to an opera. Paly adj. Pagan n. both north and south. Panic n. The branch of biology that treats of ancient life and fossil organisms. Overture n. To step beyond. Pall v. To compose or issue pamphlets. Overstride v. Lacking color or brilliancy. A rectangular piece set in or as in a frame. Pacify v. To vanquish an established ruler or government. Palpable n. oratorio. A dramatic representation. . A full set of armor. Panoply n. Affecting a whole people or all classes. Pandemonium n. Overshadow v. A thin tablet. A sudden. A covenant. Magnificent. Panegyric n. Panel n. of a person or of an act. 94 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Overseer n. Palsy n. Palette n. Paralysis. Panacea n. To superintend. To bring into a peaceful state. Preponderance.

Parley v. Parity n. a social outcast.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3385 3386 3387 3388 3389 3390 3391 3392 3393 3394 3395 3396 3397 3398 3399 3400 3401 3402 3403 3404 3405 3406 3407 3408 3409 3410 3411 3412 3413 3414 3415 3416 3417 3418 3419 3420 Panorama n. Pantheism n. Parlance n. Papyrus n. . Paralyze v. To describe. Parallel v. Supreme in authority. Paronymous adj. Parody v. shave. A brief narrative founded on real scenes or events usually with a moral. To deprive of the power to act. Miscellaneous articles of equipment or adornment. Equality. Partible adj. A room for reception of callers or entertainment of guests. Paradox n. Pariah n. Parse v. Paraphrase v. One having a share or part. Of or pertaining to the city of paris. A very wide-angled photographic lens. Parricide n. Parliament n. Mode of speech. Parable n. Essential likeness. Loss of the power of contractility in the voluntary or involuntary muscles. To cause to correspond or lie in the same direction and equidistant in all parts. as of condition or rank. Translate freely. To converse in. Paragon n. Separable. or of cause to effect. A model of excellence. as a sentence. Sign-language. The murder of a parent. by separating it into its elements and describing each word. A member of a degraded class. Pare v. Pantoscope n. Unduly sparing in the use or expenditure of money. One who is unlawfully and immorally a lover or a mistress. The ecclesiastical district in charge of a pastor. and later of the romans. The writing-paper of the ancient egyptians. Paroxysm n. The official head of the roman catholic church. To render ludicrous by imitating the language of. Papacy n. To cut. Paramount adj. Pantomime n. A circular temple at rome with a fine corinthian portico and a great domed roof. Parentage n. Derived from the same root or primitive word. Paralysis n. Parish n. Paraphernalia n. Parallelism n. The relation of parent to child. A sudden outburst of any kind of activity. Participant n. Parisian adj. 95 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. The worship of nature for itself or its beauty. A statement or doctrine seemingly in contradiction to the received belief. A legislative body. A series of large pictures representing a continuous scene. of the producer to the produced. or remove (the outside) from anything. Parlor n. Paramour n. Pantheon n. Parsimonious adj.

Unresponsive. Pedestal n. Patriarch n. Consisting of money. Fewness. One without means of support. Fatherhood. . A lever for the foot usually applied only to musical instruments. Pedagogy n. Partition n. The science and art of teaching pedal n. Guilty. Pavilion n. To mumble something over and over. or vase. A scholar who makes needless and inopportune display of his learning. Pastoral adj. Paternal adj. Tranquil. Passible adj. The chief of a tribe or race who rules by paternal right. Paternity n. To receive or have a part or share of. Peccadillo n. Love and devotion to one's country. A person to whom money has been or is to be paid. Patronymic adj. A small breach of propriety or principle. Pedant n. Having the spirit or sentiment of rural life. Characterized by or exhibiting undue or unreasoning devotion to a party. Capable of feeling of suffering. Pecuniary adj. Patriotism n. Formed after one's father's name. Capable of sinning. statue. especially from one's father. The quality in any form of representation that rouses emotion or sympathy. A base or support as for a column. Tranquil. To go about with a small stock of goods to sell. Patronize v. Patter v. Patrimony n. Peaceful adj. and other machines. Paucity n. Pectoral adj. One who journeys on foot. Pauper n. An open structure for temporary shelter. The science and art of teaching. Pedagogue n. Peccant adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3421 3422 3423 3424 3425 3426 3427 3428 3429 3430 3431 3432 3433 3434 3435 3436 3437 3438 3439 3440 3441 3442 3443 3444 3445 3446 3447 3448 3449 3450 3451 3452 3453 3454 3455 3456 Participate v. Peddle v. Pauperism n. Pedestrian n. A schoolmaster. That which separates anything into distinct parts. Pertaining to the breast or thorax. Pathos n. Peccable adj. To exercise an arrogant condescension toward. 96 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Patrician adj. Of senatorial or noble rank. Peaceable adj. An inheritance from an ancestor. Fatherly. Payee n. cycles. Passive adj. Dependence on charity. Pedagogics n. Partisan adj.

The number five. Sorrow for sin with desire to amend and to atone. Pentagon n. Pentavalent adj. Penchant n. Petulant. moral. Penultimate adj. In prosody. Pennant n. a line of verse containing five units or feet. Cognizable. Penury n. A periodical allowance to an individual on account of past service done by him/her. Penetrate v. or intellectual force. A bias in favor of something. Percipience n. either for ornament or for use. That may be pierced by physical. Pedigree n. Of unequaled excellence or worth. Knowledge through the senses of the existence and properties of matter or the external world. Translucent. through the medium of the body senses. The act of perceiving. To enter or force a way into the interior parts of. Pentahedron n. Penalty n. Pension n. The nobility. especially. Anything that hangs from something else. A figure. One's line of ancestors. Peddler n. or receive impressions concerning. Penetration n. Perceptible adj. serving by its oscillation to regulate the rate of a clock. Pentathlon n. A syllable or member of a series that is last but one. Pentameter n. Penitential adj. Pendulous adj. with five angles and five sides. Perambulate v. Peerless adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3457 3458 3459 3460 3461 3462 3463 3464 3465 3466 3467 3468 3469 3470 3471 3472 3473 3474 3475 3476 3477 3478 3479 3480 3481 3482 3483 3484 3485 3486 3487 3488 3489 3490 3491 3492 Pediatrics n. A weight hung on a rod. The contest of five associated exercises in the great games and the same contestants. Perceive v. Penance n. Peerage n. One who travels from house to house with an assortment of goods for retail. To have knowledge of. Perception n. A figure having five points or lobes. Excessively sparing in the use of money. A solid bounded by five plane faces. Pentagram n. Pendulum n. Peevish adj. Discernment. To walk about. Penurious adj. Penitence n. Indigence. A small flag. Quinqeuvalent. (irritable) pellucid adj. Peninsular adj. Punishment to which one voluntarily submits or subjects himself as an expression of penitence. Pentad n. Pertaining to a piece of land almost surrounded by water. Pertaining to sorrow for sin with desire to amend and to atone. Pendant n. The department of medical science that relates to the treatment of diseases of childhood. The consequences that follow the transgression of natural or divine law. 97 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. especially so as to swing by an attached end or part. Penetrable adj. . Hanging.

That may be allowed. Perfumery n. One who or that which perceives. Permissible adj. Percolator n. Capable of being made perfect. Any profit from service beyond the amount fixed as salary or wages. Pernicious adj. Perpendicular adj. Percolate v. A persistence in purpose and effort. Perhaps adv. Persiflage n. course of conduct. A filter. Perennial adj. .5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3493 3494 3495 3496 3497 3498 3499 3500 3501 3502 3503 3504 3505 3506 3507 3508 3509 3510 3511 3512 3513 3514 3515 3516 3517 3518 3519 3520 3521 3522 3523 3524 3525 3526 3527 3528 Percipient n. To continue striving in spite of discouragements. The preparation of perfumes. Harsh or malignant oppression. A continuance in the same state. The point in the orbit of the moon when it is nearest the earth. Half-hearted. Peremptory adj. To continue steadfast against opposition. Persecution n. Walking about. or without any change that destroys the essential form or nature. Perigee n. Perform v. Perfunctory adj. Persistence n. The doer of a wrong or a criminal act. Percussion n. Reciprocal change. To accomplish. especially one of rank or high station. Perjure v. Periodicity n. The habit or characteristic of recurrence at regular intervals. A fixed adherence to a resolve. Straight up and down. Permanent adj. Permeate v. A solemn assertion of a falsity. To swear falsely to. Personage n. Perfectible adj. Perfidy n. Treachery. different ordering of same items. To make a hole or holes through. The sharp striking of one body against another. To preserve from extinction or oblivion. Peripatetic adj. Perpetuate v. Precluding question or appeal. Persevere v. Possibly. Permutation n. Banter. Perseverance n. Personal adj. Persist v. Perforate v. To filter. Continuing though the year or through many years. Permanence n. A man or woman as an individual. Perjury n. Durable. To pervade. Tending to kill or hurt. Not general or public. 98 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Perquisite n. or the like. Perpetrator n.

The attributes. that make up the character and nature of an individual. Perspiration n. Peter v. Any unusual occurrence. 99 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. eloquence. taken collectively. Perspective n. Perturbation n. Wickedness. A book containing the formulas and methods of preparation of medicines for the use of druggists. or reflection. Having a malign influence or effect. Pertinent adj. Perspicacity n. Acuteness or discernment. Petulant adj. Pestilence n. Personnel n. Pertinacity n. Philander v. Lucid. Phenomenon n. Perturb v. The act of reading carefully or thoughtfully. Persuadable adj. Capable of influencing to action by entreaty. To play at courtship with a woman.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3529 3530 3531 3532 3533 3534 3535 3536 3537 3538 3539 3540 3541 3542 3543 3544 3545 3546 3547 3548 3549 3550 3551 3552 3553 3554 3555 3556 3557 3558 3559 3560 3561 3562 3563 3564 Personality n. Relevant. Mental excitement or confusion. To disturb greatly. Persistent or unyielding. . The state of spreading through every part. To win the mind of by argument. One who has forsaken a doctrine regarded as true for one esteemed false. The art or business of compounding and dispensing medicines. Pervious adj. Displaying impatience. Petulance n. Petrify v. The force of persons collectively employed in some service. Pervasive adj. efficiency. Astute. Pharmacy n. Perversion n. or value. Pestilent adj. or anything that moves the feelings. Phenomenal adj. Pharmacopoeia n. Unyielding adherence. The relative importance of facts or matters from any special point of view. To convert into a substance of stony hardness and character. Pervade v. evidence. Thoroughly penetrating or permeating. To fail or lose power. Perversity n. Perusal n. capricious or petulant. Perverse adj. Pervasion n. Pertinacious adj. Perspicacious adj. Admitting the entrance or passage of another substance. Pestilential adj. Diversion from the true meaning or proper purpose. Having the nature of or breeding pestilence. Extraordinary or marvelous. Pervert n. Sweat. To excrete through the pores of the skin. Perspire v. Perspicuous adj. Persuade v. To pass or spread through every part. statement. The character or condition of being impatient. Unreasonable. A raging epidemic.

Philharmonic adj. Philologist n. Phonology n. Fond of music. Pertaining to the nature of sound. as a mountain-peak. Pinchers n. Pillage n. Photoelectric adj. Pincers n. The physical structure or organization of a person. 100 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Phlegmatic adj. Philosophy n. The art of measuring the intensity of light. A loose or separated part. A small flute. Piecemeal adv. Representing articulate sounds or speech. Physicist n. Benevolent. Physiology n. One who endeavors to help his fellow men. Open robbery. as in war. A graphic character symbolizing an articulate sound. Phosphorescence n. Pioneer n. . Pillory n. To seek ultimate causes and principles. Philogynist n. The doctrine that land and its products are the only true wealth. as distinguished from the whole or the mass. A wooden framework in which an offender is fastened to boards and is exposed to public scorn. Any instrument for measuring the intensity of light or comparing the intensity of two lights. Photometry n. The science of human vocal sounds. Description of nature. Active humanitarianism. Piccolo n. One among the first to explore a country. Philanthropist n. The study of language in connection with history and literature. Phonetic adj. Pinnacle n. One who is fond of women. Philanthropy n. Philosophize v. Physique n. An expert in linguistics. Of small value. A high or topmost point. The external appearance merely. Gradually. Philology n. Physiography n. Pertaining to the combined action of light and electricity. The general principles. Not easily roused to feeling or action. An instrument having two jaws working on a pivot. Physiocracy n. Picayune adj. The property of emitting light. Philately n. Piece n. The study and collection of stamps. A specialist in the science that treats of the phenomena associated with matter and energy. or causes that furnish the rational explanation of anything. The science that treats of the phenomena associated with matter and energy.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3565 3566 3567 3568 3569 3570 3571 3572 3573 3574 3575 3576 3577 3578 3579 3580 3581 3582 3583 3584 3585 3586 3587 3588 3589 3590 3591 3592 3593 3594 3595 3596 3597 3598 3599 3600 Philanthropic adj. Physics n. An instrument having two lever-handles and two jaws working on a pivot. Physiognomy n. Photometer n. Phonic adj. The science of organic functions. laws. Phonogram n.

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Polyarchy n. Ponderous adj. especially by previous signs. Government by several or many persons of what. especially in proportion to the territory. A force of men. Pompous adj. To meditate or reflect upon. Possessive adj. The art of controversy or disputation. etc. Pomposity n. The fact or condition of having more than one wife or husband at once. Possession n. especially by more than four. Polyhedron n. Poise n. Pollen n. Pertaining to poetry. 102 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS.ever class. especially of pain or grief. Unusually weighty or forcible. Polyglot adj. Polemics n. especially more than three syllables. Free from doubt or hesitation. The having. To beat with something thick or bulky. Positive adj. Pertaining to the poles of a sphere. Populous adj. The rule of many. Pommel v. To own. holding. A figure having many angles. especially of the earth. holding. Polygon n. Marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner. To indicate as being about to happen. Severely painful or acute to the spirit. Portent n. drawings. The pope. Equilibrium. . Posse n. The rules and principles of poetry. The doctrine or belief that there are more gods than one. Polytheism n. Populace n. Posit v. Pertaining to the having. Portend v. Polygamy n. The common people. Polytechnic adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3637 3638 3639 3640 3641 3642 3643 3644 3645 3646 3647 3648 3649 3650 3651 3652 3653 3654 3655 3656 3657 3658 3659 3660 3661 3662 3663 3664 3665 3666 3667 3668 3669 3670 3671 3672 Poetic adj. Ponder v. Portfolio n. Poignancy n. Poetics n. or detention of property in one's power or command. or detention of property in one's power or command. embracing. Speaking several tongues. A solid bounded by plane faces. Severity or acuteness. Possess v. Anything that indicates what is to happen. Position n. Poignant adj. Pollute v. A portable case for holding writing-materials. Pertaining to. The quality of being marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner. Pontiff n. To contaminate. Having several syllables. Containing many inhabitants. To present in an orderly manner. The fine dust-like grains or powder formed within the anther of a flowering plant. or practicing many arts. Polysyllable adj. Polar adj. Polycracy n. The manner in which a thing is placed.

Potential n. Precocious adj. Preclude v. Physically powerful. Precision n. A provision made in advance for some possible emergency or danger. An instance that may serve as a guide or basis for a rule. Predatory adj. Prattle v. Pertaining to studies that are pursued after receiving a degree. Perilous. Precipice n. Precursor n. A high and very steep or approximately vertical cliff. A forerunner or herald.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3673 3674 3675 3676 3677 3678 3679 3680 3681 3682 3683 3684 3685 3686 3687 3688 3689 3690 3691 3692 3693 3694 3695 3696 3697 3698 3699 3700 3701 3702 3703 3704 3705 3706 3707 3708 Possessor n. or adjustment. or rank. Predict v. One who owns. Precipitate v. Predecessor n. Potion n. moral. Precise adj. The hinder part. Potentate n. or supernatural. Postgraduate adj. Impotent. Of the nature of an instance that may serve as a guide or basis for a rule. To foretell. A difficult. A dose of liquid medicine. Precession n. To make the date of any writing later than the real date. Priority in place. Power. Precaution n. Precede v. Posterior n. Precedence n. or controls anything. enjoys. Prone to pillaging. A statement introductory to and explanatory of what follows. To talk about vainly or foolishly. Precedential adj. 103 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Something added to a letter after the writer's signature. Precedent n. Preamble n. Feasible. One possessed of great power or sway. Potent adj. To state as belonging to something. trying situation or plight. definition. as property. Precarious adj. Postdate v. To prevent. Moving onward quickly and heedlessly. . The act of going forward. To force forward prematurely. Possible adj. Accuracy of limitation. Anything that may be possible. An incumbent of a given office previous to another. Practicable adj. Potency n. Predicate v. time. Having the mental faculties prematurely developed. To happen first. Postscript n. Precipitant adj. To utter in simple or childish talk. Prate v. Powerless adj. Predicament n. Exact. Being not beyond the reach of power natural.

Preferential adj. To preoccupy. Preempt v. or degree. Prehension n. Ascendancy or preponderance. Preparatory adj. Existence antecedent to something. Preexistence n. giving. Prelate n. Pertaining to a brief explanation to the reader at the beginning of a book. The act of laying hold of or grasping. One of a higher order of clergy having direct authority over other clergy. The state of having the mind. Prehensible adj. First in rank or position. An object of favor or choice. Special eminence. To settle or arrange beforehand. A judgment as a conclusion. To fill the mind of a person to the exclusion of other subjects. The right or act of purchasing before others. Prelude n. To foreordain. number. effectiveness. or constituting preference or priority. or inclination preoccupied. Predominate v. An act or proceeding designed to bring about some event. Coming too soon. . To exist at a period or in a state earlier than something else. Superior in power. A prophecy. Preferment n. Foreboding. To attach at the beginning. Preexist v. Having to do with what is preliminary. Preordain v. Predominant adj. To be chief in importance. Prejudice n. Premature adj. Preestablish v. at the beginning of a book. A judgment or opinion formed without due examination of the facts. Premonition n. An introductory or opening performance. Prelacy n. attention. Adapted for grasping or holding. or degree. Premise n. A system of church government. More desirable than others. To secure the right of preference in the purchase of public land. Prefer v. Preeminence n. Prevalent. quantity. Prefatory adj. To hold in higher estimation. 104 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Preferable adj. Prefix v. Preparation n. Predominance n. Preference. influence.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3709 3710 3711 3712 3713 3714 3715 3716 3717 3718 3719 3720 3721 3722 3723 3724 3725 3726 3727 3728 3729 3730 3731 3732 3733 3734 3735 3736 3737 3738 3739 3740 3741 3742 3743 3744 Prediction n. Possessing. Preponderant adj. Preemption n. A brief explanation or address to the reader. Preengage v. Preoccupy v. Premier adj. Preoccupation n. Capable of being grasped. Prehensile adj. Preference n. Preface n.

Stiffly proper. Preposterous adj. Prevaricate v. An elementary reading-book for children. A preconceived liking. To foretell. Pretentious adj. Prima adj. Priggish adj. Preservation n. Principal adj. Prevention n. Pretension n. Frequency. Belonging to the first ages. A general truth or proposition.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3745 3746 3747 3748 3749 3750 3751 3752 3753 3754 3755 3756 3757 3758 3759 3760 3761 3762 3763 3764 3765 3766 3767 3768 3769 3770 3771 3772 3773 3774 3775 3776 3777 3778 3779 3780 Preponderate v. Priory n. Knowledge of events before they take place. Primitive adj. Conceited. Pretext n. The territory of a reigning prince. Prescient adj. Prerogative adj. A fictitious reason or motive. Marked by pretense. 105 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To puncture slightly with fine. Semblance. Prevalent adj. Prescribed as a rule or model. Presentment n. Prevalence n. Thwarting. To exceed in influence or power. Presage v. Primer n. Prescription n. or display. That which may be logically assumed to be true until disproved. Prescript adj. Utterly ridiculous or absurd. Pristine adj. Presentiment n. Foreboding. Prescriptible adj. conceit. Preternatural adj. Foreknowing. Prickle v. First. A bold or presumptuous assertion. A monastic house. An authoritative direction. . Prepossession n. Principality n. Presumptuous adj. Prescience n. Assuming too much. To use ambiguous or evasive language for the purpose of deceiving or diverting attention. Conservation. Prim adj. Most important. Extraordinary. Principle n. Pertaining to the beginning or early times. Primitive. sharp points. Presentient adj. Presumption n. Having superior rank or precedence. Perceiving or feeling beforehand. Derived from authoritative direction. Of wide extent or frequent occurrence. Primeval adj.

An outline or contour. Procrastinate v. One wasteful or extravagant. A right or immunity not enjoyed by all. Privilege n. art. To renew motion or action. science.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3781 3782 3783 3784 3785 3786 3787 3788 3789 3790 3791 3792 3793 3794 3795 3796 3797 3798 3799 3800 3801 3802 3803 3804 3805 3806 3807 3808 3809 3810 3811 3812 3813 3814 3815 3816 Privateer n. Proctor n. Projection n. . especially of the sale of alcoholic beverages. Participating with another or others in the knowledge of a secret transaction. A decree or an order forbidding something. Prodigy n. Prodigal n. Virtue or integrity tested and confirmed. Probe v. Proclamation n. Abandoned to vice. or industry. Profiteer n. Proficiency n. To put off till tomorrow or till a future time. Prolific adj. Profile n. To offer to another for acceptance. as after rest or interruption. A moving forward or proceeding in course. A person or thing of very remarkable gifts or qualities. Professor n. Privy adj. Proffer v. Proficient adj. A vessel owned and officered by private persons. Probation n. Produced or displayed in overabundance. or science. One who favors the prohibition by law of the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages. but carrying on maritime war. Profuse adj. 106 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Procrastination n. Progeny n. A public teacher of the highest grade in a university or college. or the like. Prohibitory adj. Delay. Productive adj. Proceed v. Relating to making proof. A person of the lowest or poorest class. To search through and through. qualification. Proletarian n. Any proceeding designed to ascertain or test character. Probate adj. Yielding in abundance. Knowledge shared with another or others regarding a private matter. especially in the use of money or property. Immense. Profligate adj. as in some knowledge. A manner or method of acting. Profession n. Profligacy n. Prodigious adj. Shameless viciousness. Prohibition n. Involving or equivalent to prohibition. Probity n. as of a will. An agent acting for another. Prohibitionist n. Any announcement made in a public manner. Procedure n. Possessing ample and ready knowledge or of skill in any art. A prominence. or that may be enjoyed only under special conditions. An advanced state of acquirement. Any calling or occupation involving special mental or other special disciplines. Progression n. Producing offspring or fruit. Privity n. Offspring. One who profits.

Protective adj. or encourager. Protagonist n. To drive or urge forward. A defender. Any institution or systematic scheme for propagating a doctrine or system. Prosaic adj. One who has been won over from one religious belief to another. Promenade v. Proscenium n. To predict or foretell. as a teaching or a practice. That part of the stage between the curtain and the orchestra. The science of poetical forms. with condemnation or denunciation. or with the head to the ground. character. Propitious adj. search. Protection n. To reject. annoyance. Promoter n. especially under divine inspiration and guidance. Prophesy v. Propaganda n. To proclaim. danger. To spread abroad or from person to person. Protector n. Promiscuous adj. discourse. Promulgate v. A high point of land extending outward from the coastline into the sea. Sheltering. Any prediction or foretelling. distinction. Promissory adj. A prefatory statement or explanation to a poem. Brought together without order.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3817 3818 3819 3820 3821 3822 3823 3824 3825 3826 3827 3828 3829 3830 3831 3832 3833 3834 3835 3836 3837 3838 3839 3840 3841 3842 3843 3844 3845 3846 3847 3848 3849 3850 3851 3852 Prolix adj. Prostrate adj. Prominent adj. Being in proportion. Propel v. Unimaginative. Prolong v. or importance. forwarder. A leader in any enterprise or contest. Promontory n. Propulsion n. or principles. The quality of being noticeable or distinguished. Verbose. Conspicuous in position. A driving onward or forward. Protege n. Prosody n. Proselyte n. or design (for sex). Prospector n. To walk for amusement or exercise. Proportionate adj. Propagate v. Kindly disposed. Prologue n. Expressing an engagement to pay. Lying prone. . Prominence n. Proscribe v. One who or that which propels. Accordance with recognized usage. Preservation from harm. A furtherer. or any other evil. One who makes exploration. Propelling. custom. especially for minerals. Prophecy n. or examination. or performance. Propriety n. Propeller n. To extend in time or duration. Prospectus n. Proscription n. Any act of condemnation and rejection from favor and privilege. One specially cared for and favored by another usually older person. A paper or pamphlet containing information of a proposed undertaking. 107 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Propellant adj.

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Protestant n. A christian who denies the authority of the pope and holds the right of special judgment. Protomartyr n. The earliest victim in any cause. Protocol n. A declaration or memorandum of agreement less solemn and formal than a treaty. Protoplasm n. The substance that forms the principal portion of an animal or vegetable cell. Prototype n. A work, original in character, afterward imitated in form or spirit. Protract v. To prolong. Protrude v. To push out or thrust forth. Protrusion n. The act of protruding. Protuberance n. Something that swells out from a surrounding surface. Protuberant adj. Bulging. Protuberate v. To swell or bulge beyond the surrounding surface. Proverb n. A brief, pithy saying, condensing in witty or striking form the wisdom of experience. Provident adj. Anticipating and making ready for future wants or emergencies. Providential adj. Effected by divine guidance. Provincial adj. Uncultured in thought and manner. Proviso n. A clause in a contract, will, etc., by which its operation is rendered conditional. Provocation n. An action or mode of conduct that excites resentment. Prowess n. Strength, skill, and intrepidity in battle. Proximately adv. Immediately. Proxy n. A person who is empowered by another to represent him or her in a given matter. Prudence n. Caution. Prudential adj. Proceeding or marked by caution. Prudery n. An undue display of modesty or delicacy. Prurient adj. Inclined to lascivious thoughts and desires. Pseudapostle n. A pretended or false apostle. Pseudonym n. A fictitious name, especially when assumed by a writer. Pseudonymity n. The state or character of using a fictitious name. Psychiatry n. The branch of medicine that relates to mental disease. Psychic adj. Pertaining to the mind or soul. Psychopathic adj. Morally irresponsible. Psychotherapy n. The treatment of mental disease. Pudgy adj. Small and fat. Puerile adj. Childish. Pugnacious adj. Quarrelsome. Puissant adj. Possessing strength. Pulmonary adj. Pertaining to the lungs.


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Punctilious adj. Strictly observant of the rules or forms prescribed by law or custom. Punctual adj. Observant and exact in points of time. Pungent adj. Affecting the sense of smell. Pungency n. The quality of affecting the sense of smell. Punitive adj. Pertaining to punishment. Pupilage n. The state or period of being a student. Purgatory n. An intermediate state where souls are made fit for paradise or heaven by expiatory suffering. Purl v. To cause to whirl, as in an eddy. Purloin v. To steal. Purport n. Intent. Purveyor n. One who supplies pusillanimous adj. Without spirit or bravery. Putrescent adj. Undergoing decomposition of animal or vegetable matter accompanied by fetid odors. Pyre n. A heap of combustibles arranged for burning a dead body. Pyromania n. An insane propensity to set things on fire. Pyrotechnic adj. Pertaining to fireworks or their manufacture. Pyx n. A vessel or casket, usually of precious metal, in which the host is preserved. Quackery n. Charlatanry quadrate v. To divide into quarters. Quadruple v. To multiply by four. Qualification n. A requisite for an employment, position, right, or privilege. Qualify v. To endow or furnish with requisite ability, character, knowledge, skill, or possessions. Qualm n. A fit of nausea. Quandary n. A puzzling predicament. Quantity n. Magnitude. Quarantine n. The enforced isolation of any person or place infected with contagious disease. Quarrelsome adj. Irascible. Quarter n. One of four equal parts into which anything is or may be divided. Quarterly adj. Occurring or made at intervals of three months. Quartet n. A composition for four voices or four instruments. Quarto n. An eight-page newspaper of any size. Quay n. A wharf or artificial landing-place on the shore of a harbor or projecting into it. Querulous adj. Habitually complaining. Query v. To make inquiry. Queue n. A file of persons waiting in order of their arrival, as for admittance. Quibble n. An utterly trivial distinction or objection.


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Quiescence n. Quiet. Quiescent adj. Being in a state of repose or inaction. Quiet adj. Making no noise. Quietus n. A silencing, suppressing, or ending. Quintessence n. The most essential part of anything. Quintet n. Musical composition arranged for five voices or instruments. Quite adv. Fully. Quixotic adj. Chivalrous or romantic to a ridiculous or extravagant degree. Rabid adj. Affected with rabies or hydrophobia. Racy adj. Exciting or exhilarating to the mind. Radiance n. Brilliant or sparkling luster. Radiate v. To extend in all directions, as from a source or focus. Radical n. One who holds extreme views or advocates extreme measures. Radix n. That from or on which something is developed. Raillery n. Good-humored satire. Ramify v. To divide or subdivide into branches or subdivisions. Ramose adj. Branch-like. Rampant adj. Growing, climbing, or running without check or restraint. Rampart n. A bulwark or construction to oppose assault or hostile entry. Rancor n. Malice. Rankle v. To produce irritation or festering. Rapacious adj. Disposed to seize by violence or by unlawful or greedy methods. Rapid adj. Having great speed. Rapine n. The act of seizing and carrying off property by superior force, as in war. Rapt adj. Enraptured. Raptorial adj. Seizing and devouring living prey. Ration v. To provide with a fixed allowance or portion, especially of food. Rationalism n. The formation of opinions by relying upon reason alone, independently of authority. Raucous adj. Harsh. Ravage v. To lay waste by pillage, rapine, devouring, or other destructive methods. Ravenous adj. Furiously voracious or hungry. Ravine n. A deep gorge or hollow, especially one worn by a stream or flow of water. Reaction n. Tendency towards a former, or opposite state of things, as after reform, revolution, or inflation. Reactionary adj. Pertaining to, of the nature of, causing, or favoring reaction. Readily adv. Without objection or reluctance. Readjust v. To put in order after disarrangement.


Recline v. A peremptory or unexpected rejection of advances or approaches. Recessive adj. To start back as in dismay. Capable of being adjusted or harmonized. To cause to assume a leaning or recumbent attitude or position. Rebellious adj. Rebut v. Reassure v. loathing. Having a tendency to go back. To arrange again or in a different order. Realism n. A confirmed criminal. Reclusory n. Reconsider v. Recoil v. Reciprocal adj. To oppose by argument or a sufficient answer. especially with a view to a reversal of previous action. To rebuild. Recidivist n. or geological purposes. Rebuild v. To give new confidence. Recover v. Reconcilable adj. or ability of receiving. Mutually interchangeable or convertible. Reckless adj. Recourse n. Resort to or application for help in exigency or trouble. Equal mutual rights and benefits granted and enjoyed. surveying. To recall the identity of (a person or thing). To build again or anew. To have a care or thought for. as truths or impressions. Having the capacity. One who lives in retirement or seclusion. Reciprocity n. To give and take mutually. Reconstruct v. 111 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Insubordinate. Recede v. Recognizance n.often money. An acknowledgment entered into before a court with condition to do some particular act. To capture again. Rebuff n. or dread. Recluse n. To withdraw formally one's belief (in something previously believed or maintained). quality. To recall the knowledge of. In a state of preparedness for any given purpose or occasion. Foolishly headless of danger. Recapture v. Reclaim v. Receivable adj. To repeat again the principal points of. To move back or away.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3961 3962 3963 3964 3965 3966 3967 3968 3969 3970 3971 3972 3973 3974 3975 3976 3977 3978 3979 3980 3981 3982 3983 3984 3985 3986 3987 3988 3989 3990 3991 3992 3993 3994 3995 3996 Ready adj. Reciprocate v. The act of reciting or repeating. Recant v. To regain. Recitation n. especially in public and from memory. . Receptive adj. Recapitulate v. Reconnoiter v. Capable of being or fit to be received . Rearrange v. Recollect v. To make a preliminary examination of for military. A hermitage. Reck v. Recognize v. To demand or to obtain the return or restoration of. The principle and practice of depicting persons and scenes as they are believed really to exist. To review with care.

To refresh after labor. Smelling sweet and agreeable. Formidable. Reducible adj. Recruit v. An umpire. Redundance n. as of metal. especially at regular or stated intervals. To restore. A mirror. To set right. Referrer n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3997 3998 3999 4000 4001 4002 4003 4004 4005 4006 4007 4008 4009 4010 4011 4012 4013 4014 4015 4016 4017 4018 4019 4020 4021 4022 4023 4024 4025 4026 4027 4028 4029 4030 4031 4032 Recreant n. A cowardly or faithless person. Recrudescent adj. Redound n. is purified. Excess. Recrudescence n. To bend or turn from a direct course. One who carries out a reform. Becoming raw or sore again. Recuperate v. The recovery of what is mortgaged or pledged. The state of becoming raw or sore again. . Redundant adj. The quality of being upright in principles and conduct. Reflexible adj. A place where some crude material. Reflectible adj. by paying the debt. Recreate v. heat. Change for the better. Recurrent adj. Reformer n. Rebound. Refer v. One who refers. To enlist men for military or naval service. To correct. heat. Redolence n. as a wrong by compensation or the punishment of the wrong-doer. sound. Rectitude n. The throwing off or back of light. or any form of energy that travels in waves. To cure again. Power to refract. or sound in a particular direction. Capable of being turned back. To direct or send for information or other purpose. 112 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Not amenable to control. as sugar or petroleum. Redress v. Refragable adj. Rectify v. Refringency n. Constituting an excess. Reform n. especially at regular intervals. Returning from time to time. for reflecting light. Referable adj. Refinery n. Refract v. Capable of being refuted. Capable of being reflected. Smelling sweet and agreeable. Redolent adj. Reestablish v. Reflector n. That may be reduced. Referee n. Reflection n. Redoubtable adj. Ascribable. To happen again or repeatedly. Recure v. Redemption n. To recover. Recur v. Refractory adj.

Regiment n. To give unusual pleasure. Relevant adj. Dependence. Pl.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4033 4034 4035 4036 4037 4038 4039 4040 4041 4042 4043 4044 4045 4046 4047 4048 4049 4050 4051 4052 4053 4054 4055 4056 4057 4058 4059 4060 4061 4062 4063 4064 4065 4066 4067 4068 Refringent adj. Regality n. Reiterate v. To like the taste or savor of. To suffer a return of a disease after partial recovery. expressive of. Particular conduct or administration of affairs. To send off or consign. To hold and exercise sovereign power. A casket. Feeling. Rejuvenate v. Reimburse v. To restore to youth. To restore to a former state. or privilege. Regimen n. To prove to be wrong. as to an obscure position or remote destination. or authority. clothing and personal habits. Regicide n. To restore to a former status. Relent v. To say or do again and again. Reinstate v. Denial of what is asked. Relegate v. To reunite after separation. To return to a former place or condition. Rein n. Royalty. Regnant adj. Regenerate v. Remembrance n. Unwillingness. Refusal n. Reliant adj. 113 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A systematized order or course of living with reference to food. Reign v. . Rehabilitate v. Unwilling. Reliquary n. station. To give up using or having. A step attached to the bit for controlling a horse or other draft-animal. Relish v. Regalia n. To pay back as an equivalent of what has been expended. Recollection. Rejuvenescence n. Regale v. right rank. or full of regret. One who is lawfully deputized to administer the government for the time being in the name of the ruler. Regretful adj. A body of soldiers. Regent n. The emblems of royalty. A renewal of youth. To yield. Rejoin v. Exercising royal authority in one's own right. Regime n. Relinquish v. Reliance n. Bearing upon the matter in hand. Reluctant adj. Having confidence. Refute v. Reluctance n. Relapse v. The killing of a king or sovereign. Regress v. capacity. To reproduce. coffer. Having the power to refract. or repository in which relics are kept.

Expression of blame. Repressible adj. To present a verbal or written protest to those who have power to right or prevent a wrong. Sorrow for something done or left undone. An explicit disclaimer of a right or privilege. Censurable. Repertory n. Renaissance n. The calling to mind of incidents within the range of personal knowledge or experience. Repository n. Capable of repair. Reprieve v. as something that has been emptied. or wrong. Remuneration n. Remission n. Repeal v. A duplicate executed by the artist himself. The revival of letters. Negligent. Replenish v. Reprehension n. Reproof. Replica n. equally with the first. To restore after deterioration. Reprehensible adj. physically or mentally. Reconstruct. with desire to make things right by undoing the wrong. Remunerate v. . Repartee n. as for an injury. which marks the transition from medieval to modern time. Replete adj. To fill again. and then of art. physically or mentally. To grant a respite from punishment to. Having power to force back in a manner. To keep under restraint or control. Rendezvous n. Repellent adj. Repetition n. Full to the uttermost. Reparable adj. witty. Repine v. Remonstrate v. Reprehend v. Repress v. To find fault with. A prearranged place of meeting. Remonstrance n. Remiss adj. Pertaining to the recollection of matters of personal interest.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4069 4070 4071 4072 4073 4074 4075 4076 4077 4078 4079 4080 4081 4082 4083 4084 4085 4086 4087 4088 4089 4090 4091 4092 4093 4094 4095 4096 4097 4098 4099 4100 4101 4102 4103 4104 Reminiscence n. Able to be kept under restraint or control. To change to a more satisfactory form of organization. Having the character of a reproof. Interpretation. Rendition n. and regarded. To pay or pay for. To render of no further effect. loss. A place where things are stored or gathered together. Compensation. Repel v. A place in which goods are stored. The act of repeating. as a building. as an original. Temporary diminution of a disease. Reorganize v. Reminiscent adj. Remonstrant adj. To force or keep back in a manner. A ready. or apt reply. Renunciation n. Reparation n. To indulge in fretfulness and faultfinding. 114 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Repentance n. Remodel v. Renovate v. The act of making amends.

Interval of rest. Resistant adj. . Requisite adj. Offensive to taste and feeling. Able to reinforce sound by sympathetic vibrations. relied upon. or made available for aid or support. Respite n. Adequate return for good or ill. A remainder or surplus after a part has been separated or otherwise treated. by the enacting authority or a superior authority. Grossly offensive. Repulse n. Answering. To chide or rebuke for a fault. Resonance adj. Restoration of anything to the one to whom it properly belongs. Having the quality of springing back to a former position. The quality of being able to reinforce sound by sympathetic vibrations. Repugnance n. The power of springing back to a former position resilient adj. Resistive adj. To make a copy of. as to a person. as an act. Resemblance n. Resistless adj. Requiem n. Repulsive adj. Necessary. Offering or tending to produce resistance. as an injury or insult. To hold in general opinion. Very bright. Resistance n. 115 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Resplendent adj. An expression of disapproval or blame personally addressed to one censured. To have or produce resonance. Reproduction n. Requital n. One abandoned to depravity and sin. The act of beating or driving back. Rescind v. To be indignant at. Restitution n. Resonate v. Having or exercising the power of resistance. Reprobate n. Reproof n. Any infliction or act by way of retaliation on an enemy. Resonance n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4105 4106 4107 4108 4109 4110 4111 4112 4113 4114 4115 4116 4117 4118 4119 4120 4121 4122 4123 4124 4125 4126 4127 4128 4129 4130 4131 4132 4133 4134 4135 4136 4137 4138 4139 4140 Reprimand v. The exertion of opposite effort or effect. Resource n. Powerless. Respondent adj. may be kept. To make void. The process by which an animal or plant gives rise to another of its kind. Reproduce v. Residue n. Reprisal n. Similarity in quality or form. To repay either good or evil to. Resilience n. That which is restored to. as an attacking or advancing enemy. Repudiate v. Resent v. A receptacle where a quantity of some material. Thorough dislike. Requite v. A solemn mass sung for the repose of the souls of the dead. Reseat v. Repugnant adj. especially of a liquid or gas. Repute v. To refuse to have anything to do with. Reservoir n. To place in position of office again.

Revoke v. Revelation n. Retaliate v. The quality of habitually keeping silent or being reserved in utterance. Retrogression n. Operative on. A return to or toward some former state or condition. A return from death to life resuscitate v. or making known of what was before secret. To restore from apparent death. The art of discourse. To follow backward or toward the place of beginning. Retch v. or taking again. Resurgent adj. Looking back on the past.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4141 4142 4143 4144 4145 4146 4147 4148 4149 4150 4151 4152 4153 4154 4155 4156 4157 4158 4159 4160 4161 4162 4163 4164 4165 4166 4167 4168 4169 4170 4171 4172 4173 4174 4175 4176 Resumption n. Retrieve v. Humble. Revocation n. or for the purpose of making changes. 116 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. The body of persons who attend a person of importance in travel or public appearance. Revile v. To examine for the correction of errors. affecting. Revere v. Retrench v. discovering. Retrospect n. To modify the details of. A showy writer or speaker. To make an effort to vomit. The act of taking back. Resurrection n. To rescind. Indulging in or manifesting coarse indecency or obscenity. Retrograde v. Ribald adj. Retouch v. as toward a former position or the like. A disclosing. A going or moving backward or in a reverse direction. To unite or join again. To repay evil with a similar evil. A retaliatory speech. Revisal n. Revert v. To cause to deteriorate or to move backward. Habitually keeping silent or being reserved in utterance. A view or contemplation of something past. responsibilities. Repeal. Rhapsody n. Reversion n. Reticence n. Retort n. To recover something by searching. Reunite v. To cut down or reduce in extent or quantity. Retroactive adj. To return. transactions. or having reference to past events. Retrace v. Retinue n. Reticent adj. Rapt or rapturous utterance. Surging back or again. as after separation. Retract v. as a track or marking. To recall or take back (something that one has said). or turn or look back. To heap approach or abuse upon. The keeping of a thing within one's power or possession. Revision. Retrospective adj. Rhetoric n. or unknown. Retention n. To regard with worshipful veneration. Revise v. private. . Rhetorician n. Reverent adj.

especially by presenting on an altar. Rote n. Salacious adj. Sacrilegious adj. To chew over again. Rife adj. Risible adj. Characterized by great strength or power of endurance. Having strong sexual desires. Rectitude. Rustic adj. Safeguard v. Sacrificial adj. Rigor n. early. Rivulet n. or incomplete stage of development. Ruminant adj. as a wheel. A small stream or brook. 117 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A small ripple. Able to discern and distinguish with wise perception. Rondo n. Ruth n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4177 4178 4179 4180 4181 4182 4183 4184 4185 4186 4187 4188 4189 4190 4191 4192 4193 4194 4195 4196 4197 4198 4199 4200 4201 4202 4203 4204 4205 4206 4207 4208 4209 4210 4211 4212 Riddance n. Round from fullness or plumpness. Rotary adj. Impious. Uncompromising. Sagacious adj. Nonsense. To regret extremely. A place where crows congregate to breed. Inflexibility. Characteristic of dwelling in the country. Ripplet n. Rookery n. Offering or offered as an atonement for sin. Rotund adj. Rue v. Rigmarole n. as of water. Ruffian adj. Rupture v. Sorrow for another's misery. Salience n. . Capable of exciting laughter. Standing out prominently. To cause to turn on or as on its axis. or so constructed as to turn thus. To protect. The condition of standing out distinctly. like a wheel. To separate the parts of by violence. Robust adj. The act or ridding or delivering from something undesirable. To make an offering of to deity. The act of violating or profaning anything sacred. Conformed to a just claim according to established laws or usage. Sacrilege n. Repetition of words or sounds as a means of learning them. Rotate v. A lawless or recklessly brutal fellow. Abundant. as food previously swallowed and regurgitated. Chewing the cud. Laughable and contemptible. Being in an initial. with slight attention. Ridicule n. Salient adj. Rightful adj. Ridiculous adj. Looks or acts expressing amused contempt. Sacrifice v. Righteousness n. Rudimentary adj. Turning around its axis. Ruminate v. A musical composition during which the first part or subject is repeated several times. Rigorous adj.

Scoundrel n. careless writing. Scope n. Sanctity n. Salvage n. Savor v. 118 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A very lascivious person. Sapient adj. . Sarcophagus n. Salutary adj. Satiric adj. A wild and uncivilized human being. Affecting the sense of taste. Scintilla n. To approve authoritatively. Sanguineous adj. Satyr n. or keenness of wit in ridiculing vices.or corruption is held up to ridicule. hailing. A man without principle. Bloody. Sanguinary adj. The opening oration at the commencement in american colleges. in which vice. Having the nature or quality of soap. as at the funeral of an officer. Scornfully or bitterly sarcastic. Possessing wisdom. Any act of saving property. Insufficiency of supply for needs or ordinary demands. Saponaceous adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4213 4214 4215 4216 4217 4218 4219 4220 4221 4222 4223 4224 4225 4226 4227 4228 4229 4230 4231 4232 4233 4234 4235 4236 4237 4238 4239 4240 4241 4242 4243 4244 4245 4246 4247 4248 Saline adj. Satirize v. Hasty. whether by word or act. Constituting or consisting of salt. The faintest ray. Scribble n. Any form of greeting. Possessing wisdom. or welcome. Sanctimonious adj. Scabbard n. Scholastic adj. Salvo n. To treat with sarcasm or derisive wit. Salutation n. The employment of sarcasm. Sapience n. Savage n. Sardonic adj. Sapiential adj. Deep wisdom or knowledge. Scarcity n. Salutatory n. Consisting of blood. Pertaining to education or schools. To satisfy fully the appetite or desire of. irony. incapacity . A range of action or view. Scholarly adj. To perceive by taste or smell. Holiness. The sheath of a sword or similar bladed weapon. A salute given by firing all the guns. Having the color of blood. Sanction v. A stone coffin or a chest-like tomb. Sarcasm n. To emit or send forth sparks or little flashes of light. Scintillate v. Sapid adj. Beneficial. Cutting and reproachful language. Satiate v. Satire n. Making an ostentatious display or hypocritical pretense of holiness or piety. Characteristic of an erudite person. Sanguine adj. Resembling poetry.

Second in quality. A meeting of spirituals for consulting spirits. Grossly indecent or vulgar. To withdraw from union or association. Seer n. equivalent to sir. Secondly adv. To place. Seance n. Sedate adj. especially from a political or religious body. To catch or take hold of suddenly and forcibly. Solitude. An instrument for recording the phenomena of earthquakes. Having a tendency to conceal. A title of honor or respectful address. Cutting. importance. Scriptural adj. In the second place in order or succession. Sebaceous adj. or withdraw from the companionship of others. Matter that settles to the bottom of a liquid. One who attends to correspondence. keeps records. rank. Having the power of choice. Seize v. Seethe v. Scrupulous adj. To entice to surrender chastity. A prophet. Pertaining to. or warranted by the holy scriptures. reaping. Writing or handwriting of the ordinary cursive form. Sediment n. size. Seclusion n. . Secession n. Secondary adj. Secant adj. To sink (a ship) by making holes in the bottom. Scruple n. Cautious in action for fear of doing wrong. Concealment. Involving or requiring much sitting. Even-tempered. keep. To be violently excited or agitated. Script n. Scurrilous adj. Pertaining to or appearing like fat. etc. A long curved blade for mowing. Secretary n. Seduce v. especially from political or religious bodies. Seclude v. Self-respect n. Conduct directed against public order and the tranquillity of the state. Persevering in effort or endeavor. Seignior n. Scuttle v. Selective adj. Sedulous adj. Voluntary withdrawal from fellowship. Promotive of conduct directed against public order and the tranquillity of the state. Seditious adj. To burn on the surface. Scythe n. Or does other writing for others. One who writes or is skilled in writing. Less important or effective than that which is primary. Sedentary adj. Rational self-esteem. etc. contained in. Second-rate adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4249 4250 4251 4252 4253 4254 4255 4256 4257 4258 4259 4260 4261 4262 4263 4264 4265 4266 4267 4268 4269 4270 4271 4272 4273 4274 4275 4276 4277 4278 4279 4280 4281 4282 4283 4284 Scribe n. Secrecy n. Secretive adj. especially into two parts. Secede v. Doubt or uncertainty regarding a question of moral right or duty. Seismograph n. Sedition n. Sear v. 119 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS.

Service n. That which follows in consequence of what has previously happened. Separable adj. Sensuous adj. Sequence n. Sentient adj. Sequester v. Following in the order of time. Any guard or watch stationed for protection. The highest non-commissioned officer in a regiment. Sepulcher n. A seceder. Semiconscious adj. Durable. Sensation n. A burial-place. The order in which a number or persons. Power to perceive or feel. Outward appearance. Serviceable adj. Sensual adj. phrase. Seminar n. Peculiar to or proceeding from the weakness or infirmity of old age. An executive officer in legislative bodies who enforces the orders of the presiding officer. Servitude n. Sentinel n. things. or action. Having a warm appreciation of the beautiful or of the refinements of luxury. Separate v. Sequent adj. as of theology or pedagogics. Sentience n. as from society or public life. Sentence n. 120 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Ready to be led. To cause to withdraw or retire. Half-civilized. Easily affected by outside operations or influences. Sergeant n. Sensibility n. A related group of words containing a subject and a predicate and expressing a complete thought. Recurring at intervals of six months. Sense n. Pertaining to the body or the physical senses. Sergeant-at-arms n. Possessing the power of sense or sense-perception. Septennial adj. A half-circle. A special school. Semiannual adj. The signification conveyed by some word. Sensorium n. To confiscate.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4285 4286 4287 4288 4289 4290 4291 4292 4293 4294 4295 4296 4297 4298 4299 4300 4301 4302 4303 4304 4305 4306 4307 4308 4309 4310 4311 4312 4313 4314 4315 4316 4317 4318 4319 4320 Semblance n. or events follow one another in space or time. Sequel n. A non-commissioned military officer ranking next above a corporal. . Sergeant-major n. To take apart. Slavery. Sensitive adj. Partially conscious. Separatist n. Senile adj. Capable of being disjoined or divided. Capacity for sensation or sense-perception. Seminary n. Semicircle n. The sensory apparatus. Any assemblage of pupils for real research in some specific study under a teacher. Recurring every seven years. Semicivilized adj. Any work done for the benefit of another. Sequacious adj. A condition of mind resulting from spiritual or inherent feeling. Sequestrate v.

Siren n. A body of sisters united by some bond of sympathy or by a religious vow. Curving in and out. shrill outcry or scream. Similar adj. Sirocco n. Simile n. Inclining or tending to one side. Sinuous adj. Wanting in resource. Sibilate v. A comparison which directs the mind to the representative object itself. Evil. Made with a hissing sound. The meaning conveyed by language. Singe v. Separation. Shriek n. Similitude n. To burn slightly or superficially. Skeptic n. A hissing sound. A mixing or changing the order of things. Hot winds from africa. Sidereal adj. described by homer as dwelling between the island of circe and scylla. To make less complex or difficult. Imitate. A contraction of any material into less bulk or dimension. Simultaneous adj. . caused by agony or terror. A beleaguerment. Simplify v. Sinecure n. Any position having emoluments with few or no duties. Shrivel v. Significance n. actions. Sinus n. Sibilant adj. Significant adj. Occurring. To draw or be drawn into wrinkles. as in pronouncing the letter s. A sea-nymph. Sibilance n. Bearing resemblance to one another or to something else. The quality of curving in and out. Signification n. Severely adv. Sextuple adj. done.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4321 4322 4323 4324 4325 4326 4327 4328 4329 4330 4331 4332 4333 4334 4335 4336 4337 4338 4339 4340 4341 4342 4343 4344 4345 4346 4347 4348 4349 4350 4351 4352 4353 4354 4355 4356 Severance n. Multiplied by six. Sinister adj. A band of six singers or players. Shrinkage n. Sextet n. energy. One who doubts any statements. An opening or cavity. Shuffle n. or existing at the same time. Shrewd adj. Simulate v. Siege n. Sisterhood n. 121 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Extremely. To give a hissing sound to. Similarity. or executive ability. A sharp. Sheer adj. or signs. Characterized by skill at understanding and profiting by circumstances. Absolute. Pertaining to stars or constellations. Importance. Sidelong adj. especially as pointing something out. Sinuosity n. Important. Shiftless adj.

The time of year when the sun is at its greatest declination. Sonorous adj. The sun. Slight adj. Sophisticate v. A poem of fourteen decasyllabic or octosyllabiclines expressing two successive phrases. Desultory fighting between advanced detachments of two armies. A person habitually lazy or idle. Sonnet n. A woman's or boy's voice of high range. Solstice n. Resonant. Solvent adj. Sleepy. A fusible alloy used for joining metallic surfaces or margins. Inclined to seek company. A trick or feat so deftly done that the manner of performance escapes observation. Of a small importance or significance. Solicitor n. Soothsayer n. Soluble adj. Sociology n. The entertainment of doubt concerning something. Comfort in grief. A person engaged in military service. A theory of civil polity that aims to secure the reconstruction of society. a small light boat propelled by oars. Sociable adj. Somnolence n. To deprive of simplicity of mind or manner. One who claims to have supernatural insight or foresight. Somber adj. or fear. Lazy. Usually. Solace n. One who advocates reconstruction of society by collective ownership of land and capital. Socialist adj. Skiff n. Solecism n. Solder n. Soldier n. especially when designedly deceptive. Solicitude n. Uneasiness of mind occasioned by desire. an attorney. An instrumental composition. A monologue. One who represents a client in court of justice. as in a fluid. Somnolent adj. Soliloquy n. Sluggard n. Somniferous adj. Sleight n. Fallacious. Gloomy. Sonata n. Solar adj. Having sufficient funds to pay all debts. Socialism n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4357 4358 4359 4360 4361 4362 4363 4364 4365 4366 4367 4368 4369 4370 4371 4372 4373 4374 4375 4376 4377 4378 4379 4380 4381 4382 4383 4384 4385 4386 4387 4388 4389 4390 4391 4392 Skepticism n. Tending to produce sleep. The philosophical study of society. Soprano n. or calamity. 122 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Skirmish n. Slothful adj. Sophism n. A false argument understood to be such by the reasoner himself and intentionally used to deceive sophistical adj. Sol n. Oppressive drowsiness. Sophistry n. Capable of being dissolved. Pertaining to the sun. . Reasoning sound in appearance only. Any violation of established rules or customs. anxiety. trouble.

A token of remembrance. Arising from inherent qualities or tendencies without external efficient cause. poverty-stricken appearance. Thinly diffused. One who beholds or looks on. Of a steady and sober character. To quarrel. Having a theatrical manner. Vivacious. An employment limited to one particular line of work. silver. Spontaneous adj. Spectator n. One who settles on land without permission or right. Spurious adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4393 4394 4395 4396 4397 4398 4399 4400 4401 4402 4403 4404 4405 4406 4407 4408 4409 4410 4411 4412 4413 4414 4415 4416 4417 4418 4419 4420 4421 4422 4423 4424 4425 4426 4427 4428 Sorcery n. Squatter n. Stagnate v. Spectrum n. Speculate v. Spasmodic adj. Stanza n. Spheroid n. Not genuine. A group of rimed lines. To assume an individual or specific character. or other metal. Squalid adj. Having a dirty. One of a class of persons or things regarded as representative of the class. A woman who has never been married. Souvenir n. Spherometer n. Specter n. Specialty n. Stagnation n. or adopt a singular or special course. Specie n. mean. Speculator n. Sprightly adj. Of degraded character or nature. Sordid adj. A body having nearly the form of a sphere. Plausible. Having spines. Spinster n. rigorously severe. used to confine cattle in a stall. Sparse adj. To pursue inquiries and form conjectures. Exceptionally brave. Stagy adj. Convulsive. 123 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. usually forming one of a series of similar divisions in a poem. Witchcraft. An uncastrated male horse. Stagnant adj. A vertical bar. A classificatory group of animals or plants subordinate to a genus. Stanchion n. Not flowing: said of water. commonly one kept for breeding. An instrument for measuring curvature or radii of spherical surfaces. or a pair of bars. . Specialize v. The condition of not flowing or not changing. Sphericity n. Specious adj. Species n. but also a chance of profit. Staid adj. Spinous adj. as in a pool. An image formed by rays of light or other radiant energy. Spartan adj. One who makes an investment that involves a risk of loss. A coin or coins of gold. Specimen n. The state or condition of being a sphere. To become dull or inert. Stallion n. copper. Apparition. Squabble v.

ordinance. Stationary adj. A natural or artificial layer. Stupendous adj. Statute n. Cheap. Strait n. Sterling adj. The branch of mechanics that treats of the relations that subsist among forces in order. Stoicism n. The art of conducting state affairs. Stringent adj. Stratagem n. Static adj. Any clever trick or device for obtaining an advantage. The natural height of an animal body. decree. Stringency n. Of prodigious size. bulk. Stigma n. Having or showing devotion to the acquisition of knowledge. pose. or thickness of any substance or material. Stimulate v. Steppe n. A figurine. The act of persuading. Not moving. Expressing no power of feeling or perceiving. unwilling to spend money. Stellar adj. A narrow passage of water connecting two larger bodies of water. Stupor n. Incentive. Stifle v. or law. A definite amount paid at stated periods in compensation for services or as an allowance. One of the extensive plains in russia and siberia. Pertaining to or designating bodies at rest or forces in equilibrium. Statuette n. Statics n. Stingy adj. or quietude of a statue. A concealed manner of acting. Stealth n. To rouse to activity or to quickened action. Suave adj. Statistician n. The principles or the practice of the stoics-being very even tempered in success and failure. Rigid. Stimulant n. Strictness. Streamlet n. Having the grace. One who is skilled in collecting and tabulating numerical facts. Stiletto n. A mark of infamy or token of disgrace attaching to a person as the result of evil-doing. Stultify v. Smooth and pleasant in manner. or degree. Anything that rouses to activity or to quickened action. Profound lethargy. Any authoritatively declared rule.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4429 4430 4431 4432 4433 4434 4435 4436 4437 4438 4439 4440 4441 4442 4443 4444 4445 4446 4447 4448 4449 4450 4451 4452 4453 4454 4455 4456 4457 4458 4459 4460 4461 4462 4463 4464 Statecraft n. Stratum n. Pertaining to the stars. Statuesque adj. A small dagger. . Rivulet. Stolid adj. Stature n. To smother. Suasion n. Stripling n. Studious adj. 124 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To give an appearance of foolishness to. Genuine. bed. Stipend n. Stimulus n. A mere youth.

The act of submitting. Submittal n. To place or plunge under water. Sustenance. Servilely following another's behests. To accomplish what is attempted or intended. Successful adj. Subjection n. Substantive adj. Subterfuge n. Subsist v. A yielding to the power or authority of another. Situated or occurring below the surface of the earth. Subservient adj. The act of submerging. Being beneath the threshold of consciousness. A favorable or prosperous course or termination of anything attempted. Sublingual adj. Succeed v. Succulent adj. Subsistence n. 125 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Subversion n. Submersion n. Subvert v. Somewhat sharp or biting.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4465 4466 4467 4468 4469 4470 4471 4472 4473 4474 4475 4476 4477 4478 4479 4480 4481 4482 4483 4484 4485 4486 4487 4488 4489 4490 4491 4492 4493 4494 4495 4496 4497 4498 4499 4500 Subacid adj. Juicy. Submersible adj. Submerge v. Situated beneath the tongue. Following in time. To relapse into a state of repose and tranquillity. Succinct adj. Subjacent adj. Subliminal adj. Subtle adj. One who or that which takes the place of a predecessor or preceding thing. Successor n. Being or occurring in the mind. formed. Belonging to an inferior order in a classification. To extend opposite to. or operating under water. Success n. An overthrow. The quality. Solid. Subsequent adj. Subaquatic adj. Being. Subside v. Subjugate v. Subconscious adj. Having reached a high degree of worldly prosperity. Capable of being put underwater. character. Subservience n. Subtrahend n. To conquer. Submarine adj. but without attendant consciousness or conscious perception. Situated directly underneath. or operating beneath the surface of the sea. Evasion. Existing. done. Discriminating. Submergence n. Submission n. The act of bringing into a state of submission. as from the foundation. Subordinate adj. To bring to ruin. Concise. To be maintained or sustained. Subterranean adj. The act of submerging. That which is to be subtracted. . Subtend v. or condition of being servilely following another's behests.

To heat to excess. Capable of being suppressed. Suffrage n. Superficial adj. That can be suggested. An ample or adequate supply. Suppress v. That part of anything that is in excess of what is needed. Supernatural adj. Conjecture. Superintendent n. Supposition n. . Exhibiting haughty and careless contempt. A forcible putting or keeping down. Sumptuously elegant. An excessive amount. To prevent from being disclosed or punished. One who asks humbly and earnestly. Suppressible adj. Stimulating to thought or reflection. One who has the charge and direction of. Direction and management. Supernatural. Suppression n. Superheat v. To take the place of. Lying on the back. Superb adj. To cover or fill the surface of. Superfluity n. Suggestible adj. To add in addition to what has been added. Superadd v. Supine adj. Easily bent. Suffuse v. To have the charge and direction of. To displace. The right or privilege of voting. To become deteriorated or incapacitated by long service. Superlative n. Rich and costly. Being more than is needed. Supplant v. Superfluous adj. especially of some work or movement. Caused miraculously or by the immediate exercise of divine power. Sufferance n. Superabundance n. Toleration. To beg. To cease to resist. Suggestive adj. Supplicate v. Being an addition to.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4501 4502 4503 4504 4505 4506 4507 4508 4509 4510 4511 4512 4513 4514 4515 4516 4517 4518 4519 4520 4521 4522 4523 4524 4525 4526 4527 4528 4529 4530 4531 4532 4533 4534 4535 4536 Succumb v. Sumptuous adj. Supersede v. Supercilious adj. An abstract. 126 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Supplementary adj. Summary n. Supplicant n. Sufficiency n. especially of some work or movement. Supramundane adj. Superintend v. Supernumerary adj. Superannuate v. Superfluous. Supple adj. Knowing and understanding only the ordinary and the obvious. That which is of the highest possible excellence or eminence. Superintendence n.

Symmetry n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4537 4538 4539 4540 4541 4542 4543 4544 4545 4546 4547 4548 4549 4550 4551 4552 4553 4554 4555 4556 4557 4558 4559 4560 4561 4562 4563 4564 4565 4566 4567 4568 4569 4570 4571 4572 Surcharge n. Syllabic adj. The coalescence of two vowels or syllables. Synchronism n. Surreptitious adj. Having a fellow-feeling for or like feelings with another or others. A hanging from a support. 127 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. An association of individuals united for the prosecution of some enterprise. Susceptible adj. A servile flatterer. Suspense n. Sympathetic adj. Syllable n. Synopsis n. Well-balanced. Syllabication n. To conjecture. To encircle. lecture. An ecclesiastical council. Easily under a specified power or influence. Swarthy adj. Relative proportion and harmony. A harmonious or agreeable mingling of sounds. Syllabus n. Suspicious adj. especially a dark or sunburned complexion. Syndicate n. A syllabus or summary. Symmetrical adj. Food. Clandestine. Surmise v. Synonym n. Outline of a subject. or treatise. Synod n. graceful young woman or girl. To share the sentiments or mental states of another. . Surveyor n. One who or that which is substituted for or appointed to act in place of another. Division of words into that which is uttered in a single vocal impulse. Marked by a harmonious or agreeable mingling of sounds. To feed to fullness or to satiety. Symphonious adj. A specific capability of feeling or emotion. Sylph n. A luxurious person. Sustenance n. Symphonic adj. Symphony n. especially of those in authority or influence. Sympathize v. Surfeit v. An additional amount charged. Uncertainty. Having a dark hue. Surmount v. Surround v. Simultaneousness. Sybarite n. course. Surety n. Inclined to doubt or mistrust. Characterized by a harmonious or agreeable mingling of sounds. A land-measurer. That which is uttered in a single vocal impulse. A word having the same or almost the same meaning as some other. Security for payment or performance. Suspension n. To overcome by force of will. Sycophant n. Surrogate n. A slender. Consisting of that which is uttered in a single vocal impulse. Syneresis n. as e'er for ever. Susceptibility n.

Any maneuvering or adroit management for effecting an object. Tempter n. Technicality n. A fabric to which a pattern is applied with a needle. Tack n. The knowledge relating to industries and manufactures. Teem v. Tangible adj. A levy. Fine or ready mental discernment shown in saying or doing the proper thing.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4573 4574 4575 4576 4577 4578 4579 4580 4581 4582 4583 4584 4585 4586 4587 4588 4589 4590 4591 4592 4593 4594 4595 4596 4597 4598 4599 4600 4601 4602 4603 4604 4605 4606 4607 4608 Systematic adj. Tangent adj. Tantalize v. Technic adj. Technique n. A small sharp-pointed nail. A place where leather is tanned. Tactics n. Taut adj. Methodical. To tease. effect. Tapestry n. by government. An allurer or enticer to evil. Telltale adj. Unyielding. Stretched tight. Technography n. Tacit adj. The art or process of preserving dead animals or parts of them. Tenacious adj. An arrangement of inanimate figures representing a scene from real life. Thought-transference. Telepathy n. To be full to overflowing. One who directs affairs with skill and shrewdness. Tableau n. Telephony n. Technology n. The scientific description or study of human arts and industries in their historic development. Pertaining to or concerned with the affairs of the present life. designed for ornamental hangings. Technical. trade. To offer to (somebody) an inducement to do wrong. That gives warning or information. Disinclined to conversation. Tantamount adj. or import. of a fixed contribution. Recklessness. To lessen or destroy the luster of in any way. Temporize v. Telescope v. Taciturn adj. Tarnish v. 128 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Tangency n. Lasting for a short time only. Tannery n. Touching. Having equal or equivalent value. Taxidermy n. The state of touching. Temporary adj. Temerity n. Manner of performance. To pursue a policy of delay. or the like. Understood. Taxation n. The art or process of communicating by telephone. Temporal adj. Something peculiar to a particular art. Tact n. Perceptible by touch. To drive together so that one slides into the another like the sections of a spy-glass. . Tactician n. Tempt v.

Testament n. Thoroughbred adj. A formal token of regard. Directed toward knowledge for its own sake without respect to applications. Theology n. The mixed worship of polytheism. To speculate. Pertaining to or creative of a boundary. Tendency n. Testator n. Tercentenary adj. or time. Thermoelectric adj. degree. or doctrine that a person believes or maintains as true. Theocracy n. 129 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Strained to stiffness. . Any opinion. Government by a supreme deity. Theoretical adj. The final point or goal. Based on or growing out of divine revelation. The branch of theological science that treats of god. Termagant adj. Termination n. A government administered by ecclesiastics. Tentative adj. Violently abusive and quarrelsome. Terminate v. Testimonial n. Near that number. A professor of divinity. Thereabout adv. The act of ending or concluding. as toward some objector end. The term during which a thing is held. Terminal adj. limit. A settled course or manner of progress. dogma.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4609 4610 4611 4612 4613 4614 4615 4616 4617 4618 4619 4620 4621 4622 4623 4624 4625 4626 4627 4628 4629 4630 4631 4632 4633 4634 4635 4636 4637 4638 4639 4640 4641 4642 4643 4644 Tenant n. Terminus n. Tenure n. One given to speculating. Done as an experiment. Thermoelectricity n. Bred from the best or purest blood or stock. An essay or treatise on a particular subject. Tense adj. Thearchy n. Thermal adj. Therefor adv. quantity. Theism n. Theorist n. An occupant. Theologian n. principle. Theocrasy n. Territorial adj. Belief in god. Pertaining to the domain over which a sovereign state exercises jurisdiction. Of or pertaining to heat. Theological adj. Denoting electricity produced by heat. Theorize v. place. To put an end or stop to. Tenet n. Pithy. To fill with extreme fear. Direction or inclination. Tenor n. The maker of a will. A will. Electricity generated by differences of temperature. Terse adj. approximately. For that or this. Pertaining to a period of 300 years. Terrify v. often presented in public. thesis n.

Calm. Tortuous adj. Transcendent adj. Wearisome. Apathy. Tortious adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4645 4646 4647 4648 4649 4650 4651 4652 4653 4654 4655 4656 4657 4658 4659 4660 4661 4662 4663 4664 4665 4666 4667 4668 4669 4670 4671 4672 4673 4674 4675 4676 4677 4678 4679 4680 Thoroughfare n. The quality of a tone. Of vast size or strength. Timorous adj. Tolerable adj. To soothe. Tolerance n. Tipsy adj. Timbre n. Torpor n. Lacking courage. To surpass. Wrongful. Tractable adj. A faint trace of color. Toleration n. Surpassing. The path described by a projectile moving under given forces. . 130 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Calmness. Tranquil adj. Tolerant adj. Tranquility n. Trammel n. The art of representing on a map the physical features of any locality or region with accuracy. Tirade n. Tiresome adj. Torturous adj. Cultivation. A spirit of charitable leniency. Trait n. Toilsome adj. Transact v. Transcend v. Excessively hot. Abounding in irregular bends or turns. Thrall n. Tranquilize v. Tilth n. To do business. Transalpine adj. To passively permit or put up with. Marked by extreme suffering. Transatlantic adj. Untiring. Tolerate v. Tinge n. Trajectory n. Moderately good. Laborious. Titanic adj. A public street or road. Topography n. Harangue. Situated on the other side of the alps. Tireless adj. Tincture n. Situated beyond or on the other side of the atlantic. An impediment. Easily led or controlled. Befuddled with drinks. One controlled by an appetite or a passion. as distinguished from intensity and pitch. A distinguishing feature or quality. usually alcoholic. of some principle used in medicine. A solution. Torrid adj. Forbearance in judging of the acts or opinions of others. Indulgent.

Transmit v. Transmissible adj. Translator n. from one vessel to another. confidence. Capable of being poured from one vessel to another. The act of reversing the order or changing the place of. Transience n. The act of conveying from one person or place to another. That may e sent through or across. Transferable adj. The person to whom a transfer is made. Transparent adj. Treachery n. Transition n. Perfidious. Easy to see through or understand. or action to another. Lying or being across or in a crosswise direction. To give an exalted meaning or glorified appearance to. To pour or cause to pass. Transposition n. Transmute v. To remove and plant in another place. 131 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. The property or state of allowing the passage of light. remove. . Transplant v. Transgress v. Treatise n. Translate v. Existing for a short time only. Transpire v. To change in nature. Hard or agonizing labor. An elaborate literary composition presenting a subject in all its parts. To come to pass. or plighted faith. Transmission n. Treacherous adj. A copy made directly from an original. as a fluid. To write over again (something already written) transcript n. Transference n. The act of sending through or across. Transferrer n. Transverse adj. or cause to pass from one person or place to another. Transfigure v. To break a law. substance. Violation of allegiance. Transfusion n. or breech of allegiance. One who or that which is only of temporary existence. Capable of being conveyed from one person or place to another. Travesty n. Transferee n. One who or that which conveys from one person or place to another. Extending or passing across a continent.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4681 4682 4683 4684 4685 4686 4687 4688 4689 4690 4691 4692 4693 4694 4695 4696 4697 4698 4699 4700 4701 4702 4703 4704 4705 4706 4707 4708 4709 4710 4711 4712 4713 4714 4715 4716 Transcontinental adj. Of the nature of betrayal. or form. Transitory adj. Travail n. Translucent adj. condition. The act of pouring from one vessel to another. treachery. Translucence n. Passage from one place. Transfusible adj. A grotesque imitation. Something that is of short duration. Treasonable adj. Transfuse v. Transient n. Transcribe v. To send trough or across. Allowing the passage of light. An interpreter. To convey. Transfer v. To give the sense or equivalent of in another language or dialect.

Ferocity. Truthful adj. Trivial adj. A three-wheeled vehicle. Triplicity n. A group of three persons of things. Tribune n. 132 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Trimness n. The office of a guardian. Triad n. Tutorship n. The three-pronged fork that was the emblem of neptune. Artifice. Tutelar adj. One of three men united coordinately in public office or authority. Tricycle n. Trite adj. To divide into three parts. Turgid adj. Trepidation n. Tremulous adj. Troublesome adj. Threefold. Depravity. Trisect v. Swollen. Veracious. Taking place every third year. Nervous uncertainty of feeling. Trickery n. especially into three equal parts. Triumvir n. Trebly adv. Any champion of the rights and liberties of the people: often used as the name for a newspaper. An open braced framework for supporting the horizontal stringers of a railway-bridge. Neatness.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4717 4718 4719 4720 4721 4722 4723 4724 4725 4726 4727 4728 4729 4730 4731 4732 4733 4734 4735 4736 4737 4738 4739 4740 4741 4742 4743 4744 4745 4746 4747 4748 4749 4750 4751 4752 Treble adj. A threefold personality existing in the one divine being or substance. Trenchant adj. Protective. Turpitude n. Tripod n. A three-legged stand. Triply. An involuntary trembling or shivering. The state of being triple or threefold. Made commonplace by frequent repetition. A statement so plainly true as hardly to require statement or proof. Trinity n. Tutelage n. Cutting deeply and quickly. Truculence n. Truculent adj. usually hinged near the top. Trio n. Tremendous adj. for supporting some instrument. Trestle n. Truism n. Composed of or pertaining to three related things or parts. Triennial adj. Triple adj. Characterized by quivering or unsteadiness. Of three colors. Burdensome. Three things grouped or associated together. Multiplied by three. Awe-inspiring. Of little importance or value. Triplicate adj. . Trident n. Tremor n. Having the character or the spirit of a savage. The act of training or the state of being under instruction. Tricolor adj.

Beyond the mountains. Absolute power arbitrarily or unjustly administrated. Unconscionable adj. Unavoidable adj. as judgment. as negatives in photography. Characteristic. Ultimate adj. Unanimous adj. Underman v. etc. Ridiculously or unjustly excessive. place. Unbelief n. 133 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To free from deception. Typify v. A darting momentary local pain. Not so pertinent as something else to the matter spoken of. as concerning terms or conditions. actions. especially beyond the alps (that is. Undercharge v. The arrangement of composed type.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4753 4754 4755 4756 4757 4758 4759 4760 4761 4762 4763 4764 4765 4766 4767 4768 4769 4770 4771 4772 4773 4774 4775 4776 4777 4778 4779 4780 4781 4782 4783 4784 4785 4786 4787 4788 Twinge n. Pertaining to supernatural things or to another life. Typographical adj. Impartial. Umbrage n. A final statement or proposal. Unendurable. Unctuous adj. Ultramundane adj. Underexposed adj. Unction n. Tyranny n. or surroundings. Unbridled adj. Not cognizant of objects. Typography n. . Undersell v. Uncommon adj. Despotic. Unsuited to the wearer. Ubiquitous adj. Unbecoming adj. The state or quality of being of one mind. Sharing the same views or sentiments. Pertaining to typography or printing. Ultimatum n. Doubt. To serve as a characteristic example of. Undeceive v. Beyond which there is nothing else. Being present everywhere. or the appearance of printed matter. To make an inadequate charge for. Insufficiently exposed for proper or full development. Ultramontane adj. Unaffected adj. as by apprising of the real state of affairs. The art of anointing as with oil. Sincere. Unconscious adj. Typical adj. on their italian side). Unaccountable adj. Undergarment n. Inevitable. Tyrannical adj. Oily. Rare. Being without restraint. Inexplicable. To sell at a lower price than. Unanimity n. One slightly skilled in or acquainted with any trade or profession. Unbiased adj. A garment to be worn under the ordinary outer garments. To equip with less than the full complement of men. Tyro n. Ulterior adj. Unbearable adj. A sense of injury.

Monovalency. To subvert in an underhand way. Unseasonable. Understate v. Unguent n. Unconstrained. A subordinate. To move like a wave or in waves. Undulous adj. Unitarian adj. Unspeakable adj. To issue or be party to the issue of a policy of insurance. Undermine v. Untoward adj. as from great size or awkward shape. Unwieldy adj. Unicellular adj. Unsophisticated adj. Unlimited adj. Not essential under the circumstances. Underrate v. Unison n. Any ointment or lubricant for local application. Unlawful adj. Hades. To cause to be one. Underworld n. Moved or managed with difficulty. Undervalue v. Resembling waves. Pertaining to a religious body that rejects the doctrine of the trinity. Abominable. Undue adj. Undulate v. Unyoke v. Unutterable adj. Unify v. . To separate. To be the ground or support of. Being the only one of its kind. To undervalue. Underling n. Unnecessary adj. Foolish. To put into confusion. Unsettle v.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4789 4790 4791 4792 4793 4794 4795 4796 4797 4798 4799 4800 4801 4802 4803 4804 4805 4806 4807 4808 4809 4810 4811 4812 4813 4814 4815 4816 4817 4818 4819 4820 4821 4822 4823 4824 Undersized adj. 134 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Underlie v. Consisting of a single cell. as a case. Unique adj. Clandestinely carried on. Clumsy. Unwise adj. Underhanded adj. Unisonant adj. Being in a condition of perfect agreement and accord. Untimely adj. Adverse. Causing annoyance or hindrance. To fail to put strongly enough. More than sufficient. Of less than the customary size. Ungainly adj. Unfavorable adj. Underwrite v. Univalence n. Showing inexperience. Illegal. To underestimate. Inexpressible. Unnatural adj. A condition of perfect agreement and accord. Artificial.

Upheave v. Utilitarianism n. Usage n. To reproach as deserving blame. To throw into confusion. Valedictorian n. Refined or elegant courtesy. Utility n. Upheaval n. pretentious. Empty. Vacuous adj. A roguish. Uppermost adj. mischievous boy. Vagabond n. To eradicate. A wanderer. Vaccinate v. Vacate v. A throwing upward. To inoculate with vaccine virus or virus of cowpox. First in order of precedence. Valorous adj. Vacuum n. Urchin n. To waver. A space entirely devoid of matter. A bidding farewell. Vagrant n. To take possession of by force. Utmost n. Of. An idle wanderer. Level or low land between hills. Vainglory n. Vapid adj. Student who delivers an address at graduating exercises of an educational institution. Urban adj. Vale n. Usurious adj. Upbraid v. To leave. Usurp v. or pertaining to. and demonstrative vanity. Fitness for some desirable practical purpose. or like a city. Usury n. Valid adj. Uproot v. Overthrow or violent disturbance of established order or condition. . Taking unlawful or exorbitant interest on money loaned. Vaporizer n. Maintenance. Courageous. Valediction n. Upturn v. The demanding for the use of money as a loan. Noisy. Upcast n. 135 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A parting address. Treatment.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4825 4826 4827 4828 4829 4830 4831 4832 4833 4834 4835 4836 4837 4838 4839 4840 4841 4842 4843 4844 4845 4846 4847 4848 4849 4850 4851 4852 4853 4854 4855 4856 4857 4858 4859 4860 Up-keep n. Having lost sparkling quality and flavor. The ethical doctrine that actions are right because they are useful or of beneficial tendency. Valedictory n. Urbanity n. To raise or lift with effort. Founded on truth. An atomizer. a rate of interest beyond what is allowed by law. Uproarious adj. Urgency n. Excessive. The greatest possible extent. The pressure of necessity. Vacillate v.

Having a tendency to change. Use of many words without necessity. Pertaining to the process of plant-life. The flesh of deer. Habitually disposed to speak the truth. Wordy. Marketable. or contained or carried in a vein or veins. Venom n. Venous adj. Venal adj. Word for word. To mark with different shades or colors. or accurate. passive way without exercise of the mental faculties. Vegetate v. Vegetation n. Velvety adj. or accurate. 136 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Verily adv. Truthfulness. Marked by lightness and softness. Venison n. To prove to be true. Modification. Variant n. a forgivable sin. Veneer n. In truth. Vaudeville n. That may be pardoned or forgiven. Variation n. Vegetarian n. Venial adj. Variance n. . pertaining to. Verdant adj. To cherish reverentially. A seller. Rapid motion. To live in a monotonous. being the same in essence or substance. A slave or bondman. Verbatim adv. Of. Variegate v. The act of selling. Vehement adj. One who believes in the theory that man's food should be exclusively vegetable. Outside show or elegance. A thing that differs from another in form only. Vendition n. Verbose adj. Plant-life in the aggregate. Vegetal adj.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4861 4862 4863 4864 4865 4866 4867 4868 4869 4870 4871 4872 4873 4874 4875 4876 4877 4878 4879 4880 4881 4882 4883 4884 4885 4886 4887 4888 4889 4890 4891 4892 4893 4894 4895 4896 Variable adj. Vendor n. corrupt. Green with vegetation. exact. Of or pertaining to plants. The poisonous fluid that certain animals secrete. Mercenary. Verbiage n. Venerate v. Verify v. Meriting or commanding high esteem. The act of proving to be true. Veracious adj. Veracity n. Venereal adj. Vegetative adj. Change. Vassal n. exact. A variety show. Very eager or urgent. Velocity n. Venerable adj. Verification n. Vendible adj. Pertaining to or proceeding from sexual intercourse.

The constitutional right in a chief executive of refusing to approve an enactment. A musical instrument somewhat larger than a violin. Vermin n. Belonging to or suggestive of the spring. Masculine. Version n. Revengeful. Virago n. Truth. or gone. A picture having a background or that is shaded off gradually. 137 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Versatile adj. of something absent. Vigilant adj. Virile adj. Apex. Vicissitude n. Virtu n. Being on the alert to discover and ward off danger or insure safety. Vicarious adj. Veto n.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4897 4898 4899 4900 4901 4902 4903 4904 4905 4906 4907 4908 4909 4910 4911 4912 4913 4914 4915 4916 4917 4918 4919 4920 4921 4922 4923 4924 4925 4926 4927 4928 4929 4930 4931 4932 Verity n. lost. Extreme poisonousness. right. A visible trace. mark. Exceedingly noxious or deleterious. Violator n. or beautiful quality. or impression. Vertical adj. Vinery n. Viceroy n. Conquerable. To contend. Suffered or done in place of or for the sake of another. but not in form or appearance. Virtual adj. Punitive. Rare. Alert and intent mental watchfulness in guarding against danger. turbulent woman. Having an aptitude for applying oneself to new and varied tasks or to various subjects. of condition or circumstances. A noxious or troublesome animal. Vindicatory adj. impudent. A stringed instrument of the violin class. A greenhouse for grapes. Vestment n. . Vie v. Violation n. curious. Virulence n. A bold. A master in the technique of some particular fine art. The language of one's country. Vigilance n. Vincible adj. Dizziness. as of fortune. Virtuoso n. Lying or directed perpendicularly to the horizon. Vernal adj. Vertigo n. especially a complete change. A stringed instrument held between the player's knees. A description or report of something as modified by one's character or opinion. Viola n. To prove true. Being in essence or effect. Infringement. Vindicate v. Vignette n. Virulent adj. A change. or real. Viol n. Clothing or covering. Vertex n. Vindicative adj. Violoncello n. Vernacular n. One who transgresses. A ruler acting with royal authority in place of the sovereign in a colony or province. Vestige n.

Wampum n. or look of a person. especially when sucked spirally toward the center. Waif n. Vocable n. Voluble adj. Volitive adj. Vortex n. Eating with greediness or in very large quantities. A vest. Vivify v. Vocative adj. Waistcoat n. Vogue n. The face. To give pictorial vividness to a mental representation. To relinquish. Votive adj. 138 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To diminish in size and brilliancy. The prevalent way or fashion. A homeless. Vivacity n. The quality of making a clamor. Vivisection n. Visualize v.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4933 4934 4935 4936 4937 4938 4939 4940 4941 4942 4943 4944 4945 4946 4947 4948 4949 4950 4951 4952 4953 4954 4955 4956 4957 4958 4959 4960 4961 4962 4963 4964 4965 4966 4967 4968 Visage n. Vociferate v. Voracious adj. Volatile adj. Vituperable adj. To utter with a loud and vehement voice. A word. Flying or able to fly. Liveliness. . Wantonness n. Dedicated by a vow. Vociferance n. Vulnerable adj. especially temporarily. Viscount n. The state or quality of being necessary to existence or continuance. neglected wanderer. as a woman. a title of nobility. ranking fourth in the order of british peerage. Votary adj. To endue with life. Having great fluency in speaking. countenance. To endow with life or energy. Having fullness of beautiful form. Changeable. Capable of receiving injuries. Waive v. Visual adj. as a right or claim. Volition n. Vulgarity n. Vitiate v. Volant adj. Vitalize v. Wane v. especially one regarded in relation merely to its qualities of sound. Recklessness. Vista n. Consecrated by a vow or promise. A mass of rotating or whirling fluid. To contaminate. Perceptible by sight. Exercising the will. formerly used among the american indians as currency. Of or pertaining to the act of calling. Lack of refinement in conduct or speech. Vitality n. Deserving of censure. Beads strung on threads. The dissection of a living animal. Voluptuous adj. Making a loud outcry. Vociferous adj. An act or exercise of will. A view or prospect. with or without sensuous or sensual quality. In england.

Winsome adj. A performer of moral and social duties. Lacking warmth of manner. Attractive. Whereabouts n. The necessary means or resources. The place in or near which a person or thing is. One who earns his bread by manual labor. Witling n. control. To pull or force away by or as by violent twisting or wringing. To become or cause to become withered or dry.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 4969 4970 4971 4972 4973 4974 4975 4976 4977 4978 4979 4980 4981 4982 4983 4984 4985 4986 4987 4988 4989 4990 4991 4992 4993 4994 4995 4996 4997 4998 4999 5000 5001 5002 5003 5004 Warlike adj. To make more keen or eager. or original saying or sentiment. With knowledge and by design. Wiry adj. Witchcraft n. A ripple. Wile n. brilliant. To transfer (the young) from dependence on mother's milk to another form of nourishment. An act or a means of cunning deception. Without resolute purpose or energy. To inflict. . especially with full command. but tough and sinewy. Working-man n. Whereupon adv. or silly. Wherewith n. Foolish. A witty. Belligerent. Workmanship n. Wizen v. or manage. Weak-kneed adj. Thin. A person who has little understanding. Wrangle v. Wean v. Wholly adv. Workmanlike adj. as a revenge or punishment. Wield v. In or at whatever place. Well-to-do adj. Whine v. To utter with complaining tone. To use. indiscreet. Wreak v. or instrument. as a weapon. Sorcery. Completely. Fatiguing. In prosperous circumstances. To maintain by noisy argument or dispute. Very small. Wee adj. Whimsical adj. Wearisome adj. The art or skill of a workman. Wrest v. Of good ancestry. Well-bred adj. Wizen-faced adj. Capricious. Having a shriveled face. 139 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Wintry adj. Like or befitting a skilled workman. Weal n. After which. Witticism n. Whet v. Wittingly adv. Wherever adv. Well-doer n. Witless adj. Wavelet n. Well-being.

Writhe v. To twist the body. or limbs or as in pain or distress. or greatness. Zephyr n. Any soft. 140 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Deviating from that which is proper or right. Zenith n. Extreme misery or unhappiness.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 5005 5006 5007 5008 5009 5010 5011 5012 5013 5014 Wretchedness n. The culminating-point of prosperity. Wry adj. An imaginary belt encircling the heavens within which are the larger planets. influence. Zeitgeist n. A young animal past its first year and not yet two years old. Yearling n. Writing n. face. The act or art of tracing or inscribing on a surface letters or ideographs. Zodiac n. gentle wind. The intellectual and moral tendencies that characterize any age or epoch. One who espouses a cause or pursues an object in an immoderately partisan manner. Zealot n. .

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