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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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Dissect v. To sow or scatter abroad. Thesis. or pleading. . Dissipate v. Dissimilar adj. Dissipation n. To deprive of peace or tranquillity. To hide by pretending something different. Distemper n. A breaking up of a union of persons. especially of real estate. To liquefy or soften. To disperse or disappear. Dishonorable or disgraceful. Dissension n. Dissatisfy v. To divide. Disrupt v. Disputation n. Dissever v. Dissentious adj. Verbal controversy. Dissolution n. To put out of the proper or accustomed place. The act or operation of cutting in pieces. 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. Disyllable n. Different. Disrepute n. counsel. Dissection n. Contentious. as seed is sown. Dissentient n. To displease. To change the purpose or alter the plans of by persuasion. A disease or malady. An ill turn. 39 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Dissonance n. Displace v. To debar. Harsh or disagreeable in sound. Disquiet v. Dissolve v. Dissemble v. One who disagrees. Distend v. To stretch out or expand in every direction. Disrobe v. specifically of a plant or an animal. Dissolute adj. Discord. Disseminate v. or pleading. To burst or break asunder. That which is bestowed on or appointed to one from a higher power. Disreputable adj. The state of being dispersed or scattered. as by heat or moisture. To deprive of actual occupancy. A bad name or character. Lewd. Dissuasion n. To take no notice of. Disqualify v. To cut apart or to pieces. Dissonant adj. Dissertation n. The act of changing the purpose of or altering the plans of through persuasion. A word of two syllables. Dispossess v. Disservice n. Dissent n. Disregard v. Angry or violent difference of opinion. Dissuade v. Disagreement.

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

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

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

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

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

The branch of zoology that treats of insects. To entrap. .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. A complete thing. Pl. 45 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. To render ineffective or inoperative. Tolerable. Enrage v. Ennoble v. Engross v. especially with the right to vote. Energetic adj. Enormous adj. To endow with a privilege. or complications. The internal parts of an animal. hardship. To keep sacred. To interweave. Enervate v. Enfeeble v. To involve in difficulties. Enmity n. as with a trench or ditch and wall. To fortify or protect. The act of entering. Enlighten v. Enthrall v. To delight extravagantly or intensely. Enlist v. Enshrine v. Enigma n. A riddle. Endurance n. Full of zeal and fervor. confusion. To invest with sovereign power. Entreaty n. To enter voluntarily the military service by formal enrollment. Engender v. Entangle v. necessitate. To command. Entomology n. To debilitate. Entwine v. To involve. Engrave v. Entail v. Enrapture v. Enthusiastic adj. Gigantic. Hatred. To dignify. Enthuse v. Entirety n. Enormity n. Enjoin v. To cause to see clearly. distress. Entree n. An earnest request. To occupy completely. To bring or hold under any overmastering influence. Enhance v. Entrails n. To infuriate. To intensify. Enthrone v. The ability to suffer pain. Immensity. or stress of any kind without succumbing. To set on fire. To yield to or display intense and rapturous feeling. Enfranchise v. Enkindle v. Ensnare v. To produce. Working vigorously. To cut or carve in or upon some surface. Entrench v.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Implicate v. Destitute of animal life. The state or quality of being unfit. To signify. Silly. Capable of being inferred. Impudence n. or accusations. or demand. Impugn v. To harass with persistent demands or entreaties. To show or prove to be involved in or concerned implicit adj. Impulsive adj. Imply v. Not appropriate. To attribute. To assail with arguments. or intellectual. Improvident adj. 64 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. or inappropriate. Inadequate adj. Inadvisable adj. Inadvertent adj. Destitute of or lacking in power. Not plausible. Impregnate v. Impure adj. request. Inanimate adj. Implied. That can not be taken by assault. Imprudent adj. Freedom from punishment. Impromptu n. Impracticable adj. Impropriety n. Accidental. . Insolent disrespect.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. Unadvisable. Impliable adj. Difficult of approach. Anything done or said on the impulse of the moment. Impetus. moral. physical. insinuations. Insufficient. Unpremeditated. as testimony. Importune v. Heedless. Inert. Urgent in character. or allowed. Impotent adj. considered. Not to be approved. Tainted. To make indigent or poor. Not feasible. To do anything extemporaneously or offhand. Inane adj. Impulsion n. Inaccessible adj. Importunate adj. Improper adj. The act or practice of bringing from one country into another. Impunity n. suitable. Impolitic adj. or becoming. unseemly. Inaccurate adj. To make pregnant. Impute v. Inadmissible adj. Impregnable adj. Not exactly according to the facts. Inexpedient. Inactive adj. Lacking foresight or thrift. Impoverish v. Improvise v. Importation n.

Discordant. Incident n. Incapacity n. or compelled. Incoercible adj. Incipient. Matchless. Incipient adj. Awkward or slow. That which begins. Inchmeal adv. Incite v. Without intention. Beginning. Incinerate v. Incisor n. Incandescent adj. Inapt adj. Beginning. speech. Incapacitate v. The state of being white or glowing with heat. Incipience n. The beginning. Incoherence n. Incendiary n. Incandescence n. or qualification. Not having the abilities desired or necessary for any purpose. or details. Incentive n. Inchoative n. Incomparable adj. . Inchoate adj. Incapable of being forced. Incidence n. constrained. Inceptive adj. That can not be heard. etc. Inborn adj. White or glowing with heat. elements. General lack of capacity or fitness. A happening in general. competency. understand. Incoherent adj. Incidentally adv. A front or cutting tooth. Inarticulate adj. Incompatible adj. or serves as an incentive or stimulus. 65 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. as of parts or ideas in thought. That can not be burned. Inbred adj. Initial. Unceasing.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. Want of connection. Incitement n. That which moves the mind or inflames the passions. Not to be understood. Implanted by nature. Piecemeal. Not logically coordinated. Incompetence n. Chemical or person who starts a fire-literally or figuratively. Want of power to apprehend. or agreement. Inaudible adj. and manage. To deprive of power. To reduce to ashes. Inception n. Speechless. To rouse to a particular action. Incessant adj. That which moves to action. or expresses beginning. Incombustible adj. To imprison. Innate. Incompetent adj. as to parts. capacity. especially one of little importance. Casual occurrence. Incarcerate v.

Inconvenient adj. Indefinitely adv. Vague. destroyed.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. place. Incompressible adj. Indigestion n. 66 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Indigence n. Poverty. Indigenous adj. Indelible adj. Incomprehensible adj. Indicant adj. Poor. Indiscriminate adj. Small in quantity or importance. Indiscernible adj. Indigestible adj. Inconsistent adj. Not separable into parts. Necessary or requisite for the purpose. Indescribable adj. or adjunct necessary or required. Indict v. Indispensable adj. Lacking wise judgment. Inconsequential adj. To find and declare chargeable with crime. Incongruous adj. Indefensible adj. Not understandable. Laziness. effaced. Incomprehensible. That which points out. That can not be destroyed. That can not be blotted out. part. Valueless. Native. Unmerited contemptuous conduct or treatment. Indivisible adj. Inconsiderable adj. Contradictory. Interfering with comfort or progress. Unconquerable. Indiscreet adj. or occasion. . Changeable. Untenable. Resisting all attempts to reduce volume by pressure. Indomitable adj. Difficulty or failure in the alimentary canal in changing food into absorptive nutriment. Not perceptible. Indistinct adj. Indestructible adj. Indolent adj. In a vague or uncertain way. That can not be turned aside. Inconceivable adj. Indisputable. or removed. Indignant adj. Indivertible adj. Lacking some element. Habitually inactive or idle. Indignity n. Having such anger and scorn as is aroused by meanness or wickedness. That can not be described. One who or that which points out. Promiscuous. Indigent adj. Indicator n. Unsuitable for the time. Not digestible. Inconstant adj. Incontrovertible adj. or difficult to digest. Indolence n.

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

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. Inherence n. Inkling n. Having the power to sway the will of another. To trespass upon. as in contrivance or arrangement. Inmost adj. Cleverness in contriving. or pouring in. or cleverness. Savage. To instill. The act of imbuing. Inherent adj. introduce. Influential adj. swelling. . Intrinsic. Inject v. and pain. Infrequent adj. Inimical adj. To set or implant deeply and firmly. 68 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Ingenuity n. A hint. Inland adj. Inglorious adj. Shameful. Innuendo n. To introduce. Inhospitable adj. Ingredient n. or open in character or quality. Injunction n. or originating. The state of being permanently existing in something. Innovate v. Deepest within. Ingenuous adj. Evincing skill. Influence n. by injection. Inhuman adj. To hold back or in. frank. Infringe v. To perform the first act or rite. Influx n. as a fluid. combining. Ingraft v. Insensibility to kindness. Component. Inlet n. Remote from the sea. Harmless. To place in the earth. Inhume v. That can not be altered or varied. or inculcate. Ability to sway the will of another. Not disposed to entertain strangers gratuitously. Candid. as principles or qualities. Infuse v. Gross wrong or injustice. Initiate v. A small body of water leading into a larger. Ingenious adj. Adverse. To introduce or strive to introduce new things. Innocuous adj. Mandate. Inflexible adj. Infusion. Inhibit v. To win confidence or good graces for oneself. Iniquity n. Ingratiate v. Infrequence n. Infusion n. Rareness. Ingratitude n. Uncommon. originality. Insinuation. A morbid process in some part of the body characterized by heat. as a dead body.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Liturgy n. Indicating place. To abominate. Livelihood n. Lodgment n. A small insect parasitic on and sucking the blood of mammals. Loiterer n. Logician n. Locomotion n. or living on a shore. Littoral adj. Livid adj. Lowly adv. Lithotype n. A non-coherent mixture of sand and clay. A print made by printing from stone. Of. Litigate v. Loot v. Lough n. Laughable. Loathe v. Quarrelsome. Lovable adj. A somewhat continuous unstratified metal. The science of correct thinking. Means of subsistence. Locative adj. Solitude. An expert reasoner. A lake or loch.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. pertaining to. A ritual. A party to a lawsuit. Rudely. Black-and-blue. Logical adj. Loath adj. 78 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Loam n. or the place where or wherein an action occurs. Talkative. as contused flesh. Louse n. . Loquacious adj. The act of furnishing with temporary quarters.bearing vein. Highly profitable. A lake. Unusually prolonged life. Lucrative adj. To plunder. Loneliness n. A little lord. Averse. To cause to become the subject-matter of a suit at law. One who consumes time idly. Capable of or characterized by clear reasoning. The act or power of moving from one place to another. Mentally sound. Longevity n. Lordling n. Nimble. Lithograph n. One of the heavenly bodies as a source of light. In engraving. Lucid adj. Amiable. Litigious adj. Ludicrous adj. Litigant n. Loch n. an etched stone surface for printing. Luminary n. Despondent. Low-spirited adj. Lode n. Logic n.

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

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

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

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

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

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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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The science of organic functions. Gradually. The property of emitting light. as a mountain-peak. Philologist n. Not easily roused to feeling or action. Pertaining to the combined action of light and electricity. The physical structure or organization of a person. 100 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. A specialist in the science that treats of the phenomena associated with matter and energy. Philosophize v. A graphic character symbolizing an articulate sound. To seek ultimate causes and principles. . Of small value. Photometry n. or causes that furnish the rational explanation of anything. The art of measuring the intensity of light. Pinchers n. The science that treats of the phenomena associated with matter and energy. Pinnacle n. Phlegmatic adj. Phonic adj. Piece n. Physique n. An instrument having two lever-handles and two jaws working on a pivot. as in war. The science of human vocal sounds. Pertaining to the nature of sound. Photometer n. Phonogram n. Physiography n. Philogynist n. Philology n. Physiocracy n. Philately n. Physiognomy n. Philharmonic adj. Physiology n. The external appearance merely. Open robbery. The study of language in connection with history and literature. An instrument having two jaws working on a pivot. A loose or separated part. Pioneer n. Physics n. Pillory n. Photoelectric adj. Any instrument for measuring the intensity of light or comparing the intensity of two lights. Phonetic adj. Phonology n. Piccolo n. Philosophy n. Philanthropist n. Fond of music. Pillage n. One who is fond of women. An expert in linguistics. One who endeavors to help his fellow men. Phosphorescence n. Pincers n. Picayune adj. A high or topmost point. Philanthropy n. One among the first to explore a country. A small flute. Representing articulate sounds or speech. Physicist n. 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.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. Active humanitarianism. Benevolent. Piecemeal adv. The study and collection of stamps. Description of nature. laws. The doctrine that land and its products are the only true wealth. The general principles.

Expressing past time or action prior to some other past time or action. Pittance n. A written or spoken statement that is flat. Poetaster n. Plebeian adj. One who gives a pledge. An argument to obtain some desired action. Wretched. Plagiarism n. Plenipotentiary n. Abundance. Any small portion or meager allowance. Platitude n. Affording gratification. Seeming likely to be true. . Plasticity n. Agreeable. Piteous adj. Entire. Plural adj. Pleasant adj. Pitiful adj. Playwright n. An expression of applause. Plummet n. Poesy n. Pitiless adj. Pledgeor n. Religious. An inferior poet. Plenitude n. The property of some substances through which the form of the mass can readily be changed. A weight suspended by a line to test the verticality of something. Pitiable adj. Compassionate. Pertaining to or consisting of air or gas. The stealing of passages from the writings of another and publishing them as one's own.5000 MASTER GRE WORD LIST 3601 3602 3603 3604 3605 3606 3607 3608 3609 3610 3611 3612 3613 3614 3615 3616 3617 3618 3619 3620 3621 3622 3623 3624 3625 3626 3627 3628 3629 3630 3631 3632 3633 3634 3635 3636 Pious adj. Contemptible. Pleasurable adj. To bring from a state of angry or hostile feeling to one of patience or friendliness. Hard-hearted. Pluperfect adj. A piece of lead for making soundings. The person to whom anything is pledged. 101 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Playful adj. A polar projection of the heavens on a chart. Plurality n. A maker of plays for the stage. Containing or consisting of more than one. Plea n. Plaudit n. To excite a slight degree of anger in. or commonplace. Plenary adj. Frolicsome. Placate v. though open to doubt. Abundant. Plenteous adj. Plausible adj. A wealthy class in a political community who control the government by means of their money. Plutocracy n. dull. Pneumatic adj. A majority. Planisphere n. Serene. Placid adj. A person fully empowered to transact any business. Pledgee n. Plumb n. Common. Pique v. adjusting walls to the vertical. Poetry.

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

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

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

Priory n. Thwarting. Presentient adj. or display. Prepossession n. Utterly ridiculous or absurd. Presage v. That which may be logically assumed to be true until disproved. Belonging to the first ages. Prevaricate v. To use ambiguous or evasive language for the purpose of deceiving or diverting attention. Primitive adj. First. A general truth or proposition. Conservation. Primer n. Most important. Pretext n. Prevalent adj. Presentiment n. Principle n. Priggish adj. Semblance. Having superior rank or precedence. To exceed in influence or power. Prerogative adj. A fictitious reason or motive. Foreknowing. 105 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Frequency. Preservation n. Foreboding. Presumptuous adj. Perceiving or feeling beforehand. Pretentious adj. Prescript adj. Primitive. Prescribed as a rule or model. Preternatural adj. Presentment n. Prickle v. Prescient adj. Principality n. Pretension n.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. Preposterous adj. Of wide extent or frequent occurrence. A bold or presumptuous assertion. . Prevalence n. Prescience n. Stiffly proper. Extraordinary. Prescriptible adj. To foretell. A preconceived liking. The territory of a reigning prince. Pristine adj. conceit. sharp points. An authoritative direction. Assuming too much. An elementary reading-book for children. Prim adj. Primeval adj. Prima adj. To puncture slightly with fine. Knowledge of events before they take place. Pertaining to the beginning or early times. Prescription n. Principal adj. Derived from authoritative direction. Presumption n. Marked by pretense. Conceited. Prevention n. A monastic house.

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

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

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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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

An excessive amount. Direction and management. Suggestible adj. Superannuate v. Toleration. Superheat v. Capable of being suppressed. Superfluous adj. To prevent from being disclosed or punished. Suppress v. 126 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. That part of anything that is in excess of what is needed. Knowing and understanding only the ordinary and the obvious. Supplicate v. Supplicant n. Supine adj. Summary n. Supercilious adj. Lying on the back. Rich and costly.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. To add in addition to what has been added. Superadd v. Supplant v. . One who asks humbly and earnestly. Suppression n. Superintend v. To become deteriorated or incapacitated by long service. Being more than is needed. To cease to resist. Conjecture. Suffuse v. Superintendent n. Sumptuously elegant. An ample or adequate supply. Superabundance n. Caused miraculously or by the immediate exercise of divine power. Supplementary adj. Exhibiting haughty and careless contempt. To beg. Sumptuous adj. To take the place of. One who has the charge and direction of. Superfluous. To cover or fill the surface of. Supposition n. Stimulating to thought or reflection. Sufferance n. Sufficiency n. Supernumerary adj. To have the charge and direction of. That which is of the highest possible excellence or eminence. Superintendence n. The right or privilege of voting. Superfluity n. Superficial adj. Supernatural adj. Suppressible adj. Supple adj. Suffrage n. To displace. That can be suggested. especially of some work or movement. Supramundane adj. Suggestive adj. Supernatural. A forcible putting or keeping down. Superb adj. especially of some work or movement. Easily bent. Superlative n. An abstract. Supersede v. To heat to excess. Being an addition to.

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

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

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

Tolerance n. Transatlantic adj. To do business. Tincture n. Tipsy adj. of some principle used in medicine. Toleration n. An impediment. Calmness. Tortuous adj. Untiring. Transalpine adj. Titanic adj. Moderately good. 130 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Transcend v. Transact v. Trajectory n. Tranquilize v. Tortious adj. Befuddled with drinks. Laborious. One controlled by an appetite or a passion. Tolerable adj. Torrid 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. as distinguished from intensity and pitch. Tilth n. Tiresome adj. Apathy. Easily led or controlled. Forbearance in judging of the acts or opinions of others. Indulgent. Torpor n. To surpass. Trammel n. Wrongful. Tranquility n. A distinguishing feature or quality. Tinge n. Toilsome adj. To passively permit or put up with. A solution. The art of representing on a map the physical features of any locality or region with accuracy. Torturous adj. Topography n. Transcendent adj. Tirade n. To soothe. . Situated beyond or on the other side of the atlantic. Tireless adj. usually alcoholic. Of vast size or strength. A faint trace of color. A public street or road. The path described by a projectile moving under given forces. Marked by extreme suffering. A spirit of charitable leniency. Wearisome. Tolerate v. Tranquil adj. Cultivation. Timorous adj. Tolerant adj. Trait n. Excessively hot. Thrall n. Lacking courage. Situated on the other side of the alps. Abounding in irregular bends or turns. Tractable adj. Surpassing. Harangue. Timbre n. Calm.

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

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

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

Moved or managed with difficulty. More than sufficient. Abominable. A condition of perfect agreement and accord. Undervalue v. Being the only one of its kind. Consisting of a single cell. Monovalency. To subvert in an underhand way. Unicellular adj. Undermine v. Unisonant adj. Unitarian adj. Underrate v. To issue or be party to the issue of a policy of insurance. Unseasonable. Unlawful adj. Showing inexperience. Unspeakable adj. To underestimate.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. Of less than the customary size. Underhanded adj. . Unconstrained. Underworld n. Unwieldy adj. Unify v. Unlimited adj. Unguent n. Underlie v. To fail to put strongly enough. Clumsy. Not essential under the circumstances. Unutterable adj. Unnatural adj. Pertaining to a religious body that rejects the doctrine of the trinity. Univalence n. Undue adj. Illegal. Any ointment or lubricant for local application. Unnecessary adj. To cause to be one. 134 SELF-TRUST IS THE FIRST SECRET OF SUCCESS. Foolish. Unyoke v. Hades. Unison n. Clandestinely carried on. Ungainly adj. Unfavorable adj. Untimely adj. Inexpressible. Unique adj. Unsettle v. Resembling waves. Understate v. Being in a condition of perfect agreement and accord. Underwrite v. To undervalue. Causing annoyance or hindrance. Untoward adj. as a case. To separate. Undulate v. To put into confusion. Unwise adj. Undulous adj. A subordinate. To be the ground or support of. Unsophisticated adj. To move like a wave or in waves. Adverse. Artificial. Underling n. as from great size or awkward shape.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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