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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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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.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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6   Demonstrate word list style:
carve   Pronounce
v. make something by cutting into especially wood or stone; sculpt
I realize the Senate schedule will be very busy this year, but I hope that I may work with you to carve out just a small amount of time to consider this important issue.
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category   Pronounce
n. group; class; a collection of things sharing a common attribute
Remember, all cars are priced, booked, and controlled by car category, not by car maker or model.
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cavalry   Pronounce
n. part of military force which serves on horseback
The cavalry is behind the rows following the center, which is filled with men and materiel.  
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cavity   Pronounce
n. hole; cavern; hollow area within the body
What is a cavity in a tooth? Why do they drill it?
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celebrity   Pronounce
n. a widely known person
He was a baseball celebrity.
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cemetery   Pronounce
n. place or ground set apart for the burial of the dead; graveyard
A vehicle for conveying a coffin is to a church or cemetery.
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7   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
altar  Speak
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part of military force which serves on horseback
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raised structure on which sacrifices are offered or incense burned to a deity
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overpowering; drivingly forceful; urgently requiring attention
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good form; style; elegance under being fashionable
appealing  Speak
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endure; put up with; bear; tolerate
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attractive or interesting; charming
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act in advance of; deal with ahead of time; predict
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a rack to hold meat for cooking over hot charcoal usually out of doors
archer  Speak
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lie close or snug; crouch; nestle; embrace closely
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not counterfeit or copied; valid; trustworthy
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bowman, one skilled in the use of the bow and arrow
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good form; style; elegance under being fashionable
authentic  Speak
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man who affects extreme elegance in clothes and manners; something very good or agreeable
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medicine to counteract a poison or disease; an agent that relieves or counteracts
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move off; move or stir slightly; alter a position or attitude
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not counterfeit or copied; valid; trustworthy
barbecue  Speak
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beginning or first attempt; first appearance before the public
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a rack to hold meat for cooking over hot charcoal usually out of doors
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sharp projection from fishhook; openly cutting remark
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extremely bad; terrible; dreadful
beacon  Speak
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disorder; turmoil; mental or emotional unbalance or disorder
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signal fire to notify of the approach of an enemy, or to give any notice, commonly of warning
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the sensation of sorrow excited by the distress or misfortunes of another; pity; commiseration
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be moist or glutinous; stick or adhere; produce or cause to clang
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8   Interactive spelling - Check your spelling skill online:
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v. accept; take on; raise; take into one's family


Spelling Word: adopt
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n. raised structure on which sacrifices are offered or incense burned to a deity


Spelling Word: altar
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n. story or room directly below the roof of a building, especially a house;


Spelling Word: attic
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n. an outlying farm building for storing grain or animal feed and housing farm animals


Spelling Word: barn
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n. something hazy and indistinct to the sight or mind; dim, confused appearance;  moral stain or blot


Spelling Word: blur
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v. fold or collapse; bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat


Spelling Word: buckle
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