Vocabulary Study Online By Level (VSOBL) is an all-in-one tool to prepare English exam vocabulary (US$2/Month). It has built-in vocabularies: 6000 IELTS words, 6000 TOEFL words, 5000 GRE words, and 3000 SAT words. You can load them by level with one click.
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.
2 Alternative GRE vocabularies:
We know one words list cannot cover all GRE test requirements. If you think the 5000 GRE Words doesn't match your circumstance, please try other lists on the website.
However, if you are serious about preparing for GRE, any smaller or easier lists shouldn't be an option unless you use them as a supplement. Here we recommend 2 large vocabularies, which are also useful for enhancing reading and writing words, especially for high score hunters.
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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.
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.
4 Manage Word Status:
To speed up your studying, you can manage words by marking them as New, Known, and Review status. There are two ways: Note page or Panel page to manage words' statuses. You can also save statuses to the cloud and sync back if your device has trouble or want to switch to other devices.
Word status works for all vocabularies on the website, including 5000 GRE Words. It is a handy flag to skip known words and focus on new and half-familiar words.
Words of Group 1: (Part of words, select list to view all.)
6 Demonstrate word list style:
cult n. religion or religious sect generally considered to be extremist or false; community of religious worship and ritual You do realize that being under the control of a cult is not a good condition. Show examples and contexts
curt a. having been shortened; effectively cut short; rudely brief or abrupt, as in speech or manner The grouchy shop assistant was curt with one of her customers, which resulted in a reprimand from her manager. Show examples and contexts
custody n. keeping or guarding; care, watch, inspection, for keeping, preservation, or security There were no arches left, and all the players, except the King, the Queen, and Alice, were in custody and under sentence of execution. Show examples and contexts
cynical a. skeptical of motives of others; selfishly calculating; negative or pessimistic I find it sad and cynical that this guy is essentially saying things will not be better by 2012. Show examples and contexts
darn v. mend, with interlacing stitches of yarn or thread by the needle; sew together with yarn or thread I don't want to darn your trousers. Show examples and contexts
debris n. remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up A full year after the earthquake in Mexico City, they were still carting away the debris. Show examples and contexts