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 5000 GRE Words
1   Overview:
5000 GRE 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 list also includes online practices, such as meaning matching and spelling. For those who prefer to enhance vocabulary offline or in an old-school way, the vocabulary 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 List 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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acute   Pronounce
a. quickly perceptive; keen; having a sharp point or tip; extremely sharp or severe
Her early writing was grounded in acute observation of the natural world.
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addiction   Pronounce
n. the compulsive physiological and psychological need for a substance; being abnormally dependent on something
No matter what form we find it in, addiction is not fun; drugs, alcohol, overeating, overworking, smoking or sex.
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adopt   Pronounce
v. accept; take on; raise; take into one's family
In a late-night session, the United States, which has blocked most recent efforts to adopt resolutions on the Middle East, put forward its own proposal.
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adore   Pronounce
v. worship with profound reverence; pay divine honors to; regard with the utmost esteem and affection
All the girls in our school adore the handsome mathematics teacher who happens to be a bachelor.
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affection   Pronounce
n. fondness; tender feeling toward another; fondness
I happen to think that the physical expression of love and affection is just about the best thing we humans do.
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agenda   Pronounce
n. items of business at a meeting; list or program of things to be done or considered
His agenda is certainly different from the President's and the administration's, but we will seek additional opportunities to work together with him.
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7   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
accomplice  Speak
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n. partner in crime; associate in wrongdoing
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n. some stars seen from the Earth as a group and often having a name
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v. relieve of a burden or of contents; unload; pour forth or release; complete or carry out; give off
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v. blame; denounce; express strong disapproval of
adopt  Speak
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v. blame; denounce; express strong disapproval of
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n. sleeping place partitioned off from a large dormitory; small compartment, as for work or study
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v. accept; take on; raise; take into one's family
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n. confederate; partner; collaborator
alley  Speak
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n. overbearing pride; haughtiness; manifest feeling of personal superiority in rank, power, or estimation
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n. some stars seen from the Earth as a group and often having a name
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n. small fragment or piece,  especially a small piece of bread or other food; broken or cut off
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n. a narrow passage, especially a walk or passage in a garden or park, bordered by rows of trees or bushes
arrogance  Speak
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v. ask with earnestness or importunity; ask with submission or humility; beg
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n. a violent attack; an onslaught
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n. overbearing pride; haughtiness; manifest feeling of personal superiority in rank, power, or estimation
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n. a narrow passage, especially a walk or passage in a garden or park, bordered by rows of trees or bushes
artillery  Speak
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n. a narrow passage, especially a walk or passage in a garden or park, bordered by rows of trees or bushes
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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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ad. against the affirmative side; in opposition; on the negative side
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n. partner in crime; associate in wrongdoing
bald  Speak
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n. breaking of contract or duty; breaking of waves or surf; fissure or gap
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a. hairless; lacking a natural or usual covering
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n. guard to protect or defend person; lifeguard
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n. lawyer; one who is appointed by another to act in his place or stead; proxy
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8   Interactive spelling - Check your spelling skill online:
Read [Esc] n. lacking restraint or control; feeling of extreme emotional intensity; unbounded enthusiasm


Spelling Word: abandon
Read [Esc] a. unusual; not typical; not normal


Spelling Word: abnormal
Read [Esc] n. bowman, one skilled in the use of the bow and arrow


Spelling Word: archer
Read [Esc] n. back and sides of a pig salted and smoked


Spelling Word: bacon
Read [Esc] n. extortion of money or value from a person by threat of exposing a criminal act or discreditable information


Spelling Word: blackmail
Read [Esc] n. quality of being brutal; inhumanity; savageness; pitilessness


Spelling Word: brutality
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