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 5000 GRE Vocabulary Words
1   Overview:
5000 GRE Vocabulary Words is a middle-level words list for test-takers to warm up known words and learn new words. In addition to normal definitions and explanations, the GRE voca also includes online practices, such as meaning matching and spelling. For those who prefer to enhance vocabulary offline or in an old-school way, it offers printable flashcards and PDF files.

If you want to have a better GRE score, you have to own a stronger vocabulary skill. It means that you will spend more time studying GRE words. Does this GRE voca meet your case? We divide the words into 4 levels; each level consists of 4 groups. Want to view them quickly? Watch them here.



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GRE Vocabulary PDF List
Some students like using PDF lists to learn and review words. We do offer a handy feature to make GRE PDF word lists for each group. Below are demos of Level 1's first group, including files with 9 non-English explanations.If you have a VIP account, you can print all groups' word list from the website; the details are in:

GRE Vocabulary Cards
Cards are useful tools for some students to study new words. We offer two buttons to make GRE one-side and two-side flashcards for each group. Below are one-side cards for Level 1's first group, including 9 non-English explanations.If you have a VIP account, you can print all groups' cards, either one-side or two-side, from the website; the details are in: Print Cards from Word List.

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Words of Group 1: (Part of words, select list to view all.)
abandon
abide
abnormal
absurd
abuse
access
accidental
accomplice
acquaintance
activate
acute
adamant
addiction
ado
adopt
adorable
adore
affected
affection
affirmative
agenda
aggressive
agitated
agony
agreement
airborne
alias
allegiance
allergic
allergy
alley
ally
altar
ambrosia
ambush
amendment
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catholic   Pronounce
a. broadly sympathetic; universal; related to Roman Catholic Church
He was extremely catholic in his taste and read everything he could find in the library.
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cavern   Pronounce
n. cave; large underground chamber, as in a cave
Four avenues opened out of the small cavern in which the great rock stood.
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celebrated   Pronounce
a. famous; well-known; having illustrious past
Thanks to their race to break Roger Maris's home-run record, Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire are two of America's most celebrated baseball players.
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cellar   Pronounce
n. room or rooms under a building, and usually below the surface of the ground
The New Zealand wineries are similar to the American wineries and welcome visitors to what they call the cellar door.
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cereal   Pronounce
n. grass such as wheat, oats, or corn, the starchy grains of which are used as a food
I have a bowl of cereal every morning.
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chaos   Pronounce
n. disorder; condition or place of great disorder or confusion; disorderly mass
Their job is to stop a repeat of the chaos that blighted the last election in 2002.
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7   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
adore  Speak
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v. bend, turn, or curve; curvature; flexure
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v. worship with profound reverence; pay divine honors to; regard with the utmost esteem and affection
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v. adjust or settle by making mutual concessions; endanger the interests or reputation of
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n. large basket, used for moving china or similar wares; box or case whose sides are of wooden slats with interspaces
affection  Speak
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n. an outlying farm building for storing grain or animal feed and housing farm animals
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a. free from ostentation or pretension; distinct; distinguishable
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n. fondness; tender feeling toward another; fondness
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n. object worn, especially around the neck, as a charm against evil or injury; charm
ambrosia  Speak
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a. free from ostentation or pretension; distinct; distinguishable
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v. dash or dart off; move or jump suddenly
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v. worship with profound reverence; pay divine honors to; regard with the utmost esteem and affection
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n. something with delicious flavor or fragrance; fruit dessert made of oranges and bananas with shredded coconut
appealing  Speak
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n. object worn, especially around the neck, as a charm against evil or injury; charm
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n. a widely known person
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a. belonging or relating to the body; bodily; noncommissioned officer, next below a sergeant
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a. attractive or interesting; charming
arrogance  Speak
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n. overbearing pride; haughtiness; manifest feeling of personal superiority in rank, power, or estimation
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n. large weapons, such as cannon and missile launchers operated by crews; army branch in use of large weapons
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n. beginning or first attempt; first appearance before the public
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n. amphibious rodent about two feet in length; fur of the beaver; tall hat, originally made from beaver fur
artillery  Speak
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v. prescribe; rule as a dictator
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n. beginning or first attempt; first appearance before the public
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n. any of various devices used to join, grip, support, or compress mechanical or structural parts
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n. large weapons, such as cannon and missile launchers operated by crews; army branch in use of large weapons
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8   Interactive spelling - Check your spelling skill online:
Read [Esc] v. acquire; take possession of for one's own use; set apart for specific use


Spelling Word: appropriate
Read [Esc] n. public sale of property to the highest bidder


Spelling Word: auction
Read [Esc] n. amphibious rodent about two feet in length; fur of the beaver; tall hat, originally made from [___] fur


Spelling Word: beaver
Read [Esc] n. something hazy and indistinct to the sight or mind; dim, confused appearance;  moral stain or blot


Spelling Word: blur
Read [Esc] n. device for increasing power or effectiveness; enthusiastic promoter, as of a sports team or school


Spelling Word: booster
Read [Esc] n. drink greedily or immoderately, especially alcoholic liquor


Spelling Word: booze
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