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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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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.

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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:
cult   Pronounce
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.
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curt   Pronounce
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.
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custody   Pronounce
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.
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cynical   Pronounce
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.
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darn   Pronounce
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.
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debris   Pronounce
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.
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7   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
abandon  Speak
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lacking restraint or control; feeling of extreme emotional intensity; unbounded enthusiasm
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approach; entry; entrance
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raised structure on which sacrifices are offered or incense burned to a deity
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promise or pledge; certainty; self-confidence; freedom from doubt
adore  Speak
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worship with profound reverence; pay divine honors to; regard with the utmost esteem and affection
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medicine to counteract a poison or disease; an agent that relieves or counteracts
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building or house, especially as the great hall, church, or temple; anything shaped like a cupola
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act of sending off something; the property of being prompt and efficient; message usually sent in haste
altar  Speak
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consider; think about carefully; weigh
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building or house, especially as the great hall, church, or temple; anything shaped like a cupola
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raised structure on which sacrifices are offered or incense burned to a deity
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clients of professional person; the body of customers or patrons
antidote  Speak
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loyalty to a nation, sovereign, or cause; fidelity to any person or thing; devotion
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medicine to counteract a poison or disease; an agent that relieves or counteracts
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be moist or glutinous; stick or adhere; produce or cause to clang
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the occasion for excessive eating or drinking; complete failure; sculpture of the head and shoulders of a person
canyon  Speak
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made sure; exhibiting confidence or authority; indubitable
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narrow chasm with cliff walls, cut into the earth by running water; a gorge
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something that confines or contracts; restraint; hindrance
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one required to make answer in an action or suit
clam  Speak
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building or house, especially as the great hall, church, or temple; anything shaped like a cupola
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acquire; take possession of for one's own use; set apart for specific use
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one required to make answer in an action or suit
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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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n. assumed name; another name; a name that has been assumed temporarily


Spelling Word: alias
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n. a violent attack; an onslaught


Spelling Word: assault
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n. a contest between antagonists; contest or fight; a period of time spent in a particular way, as in illness


Spelling Word: bout
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n. small waterfall; sudden downpour


Spelling Word: cascade
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n. beverage made from juice pressed from apples


Spelling Word: cider
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a. awkward; showing lack of skill or aptitude


Spelling Word: clumsy
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