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GRE Vocabulary: Level 1
abide     Speak
 
(1)
v.  
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chew with force and noise; crush, grind or tread noisily
load or burden; put harness onto animal's back to ride
make use of, sometimes unjustly
endure; put up with; bear; tolerate
wander on foot; ramble idly or leisurely
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blur     Speak
 
(2)
n.  
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a small piece or bit; fragment; fragment; leftover bits of food; remnant
one who makes great sacrifices or suffers from furthering belief or principle; one who endures great suffering
something hazy and indistinct to the sight or mind; dim, confused appearance;  moral stain or blot
the weapon that is thrown or projected;  rocket carrying instruments or warhead
the adhesive tape used in dressing wounds; a hardened surface as on a wall or ceiling
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bully     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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place in which to lie or rest, especially, the bed or couch of a wild beast; burying place
noisy, blustering fellow; one who is threatening and quarrelsome; insolent, tyrannical fellow
compulsive, often unreasonable idea or emotion
overbearing pride; haughtiness; manifest feeling of personal superiority in rank, power, or estimation
items of business at a meeting; list or program of things to be done or considered
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compliment     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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praise; commendation; say something to someone that expresses praise
sovereignty; rule; dominance or widespread influence
tricky or dangerous situation; dilemma; troublesome
person or animal that is partially disabled or unable to use a limb or limb
psychological disorder by delusions; extreme, irrational distrust of others
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discretion     Speak
 
(5)
n.  
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wide and general destruction; devastation; waste
knowing how to avoid embarrassment or distress; the trait of judging wisely and objectively
elaborate exhibition devised for the entertainment; show, spectacle, or display
the instance that does not conform to a rule
short, suggestive expression of a guiding principle; maxim
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drove     Speak
 
(6)
n.  
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vehement or urgent desire; longing for; consuming desire; yearning
a crowd of people in motion; a number of oxen, sheep
a small tree in Prunus persica widely cultivated in temperate regions, having pink flowers and edible fruit
small, short, sharp-pointed nail, usually having a broad, flat head
indignation; a deep sense of injury; strong displeasure
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fugitive     Speak
 
(7)
a. or ad.  
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of no force or weight; not valid; weak; void; null
lasting only a short time; fleeting; elusive
destructive; highly critical; causing or capable of causing complete destruction
unhappy or irritable, particularly applied to babies and children or adults who are acting childishly
related in fable; devised; invented; not real
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guarded     Speak
 
(8)
a. or ad.  
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protected; defended; watched over; supervised
very noticeable or certain; distinct; strongly marked
skeptical of motives of others; selfishly calculating; negative or pessimistic
infectious; of or relating to communicable diseases
interchangeable; comparable; equal, as in value, force, or meaning
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humility     Speak
 
(9)
n.  
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religion or religious sect generally considered to be extremist or false; community of religious worship and ritual
quality or condition of being humble; a low estimate of one's self; self-abasement
wide and general destruction; devastation; waste
emotional wound or shock having long-lasting effects; serious injury to the body
the liquid that is produced naturally in the mouth
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integrity     Speak
 
(10)
n.  
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the target of a hunt; animal hunted or caught for food
sudden stroke; sudden appropriation of leadership or power; a takeover
trees usually having narrow leaves
quality or condition of being whole or undivided; completeness
great number; person entertaining guests
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mansion     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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quality or condition of being humble; a low estimate of one's self; self-abasement
elevation; room or space under a roof and above the ceiling of the uppermost story; floor placed above another
dwelling-house of the better class; a large or stately residence
shaking or agitation; shock; injury to an organ, especially the brain, produced by a violent blow
keeper; guardian; watchman; an officer who keeps or guards
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obsession     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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argument or fight; trouble; bother
act of getting the point in a game or sport;  facts about an actual situation
shallow notch, cut, or indentation on an edge or a surface; an exact point or critical moment
compulsive, often unreasonable idea or emotion
a hand tool for driving screws
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ordeal     Speak
 
(13)
n.  
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delicate decorative fabric woven in an open web of symmetrical patterns; rope; cord that is drawn through eyelets
large weapons, such as cannon and missile launchers operated by crews; army branch in use of large weapons
landing-place; platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles; provides access to ships
severe trial; a form of trial to determine guilt or innocence; a difficult or painful experience
dance in two-four time by graceful posturing, frequent pointing positions, and a great variety of steps
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prescription     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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paved outside area, adjoining a house, used for dining or recreation
stem, or body, of a tree; main stem, without the branches; the body of animal apart from the head and limbs
written instructions from a doctor; written order; an act of establishing official rules, laws, or directions
quality that makes something laughable or amusing; funniness
a loose sleeveless coat worn over outer garments; cloak as a symbol of authority; covering; envelope
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reconcile     Speak
 
(15)
v.  
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crouch or curl up; mass; heap;  crowd or draw together
lay eggs; produce offspring in large numbers
correct inconsistencies; become friendly after a quarrel; become compatible or consistent
remove from; pull back; break from gathering; retreat; depart
exchange; put in the place of another
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sane     Speak
 
(16)
a. or ad.  
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being in a healthy condition; acting rationally; mentally sound
fit or deserving to be despised; contemptible; mean; vile; worthless
stocky; short and thick; low and broad
like a brute; savage; cruel; inhuman; merciless
intended to attract notice and impress others; making unjustified claims; overly ambitious
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slit     Speak
 
(17)
n.  
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epidemic disease with a high death rate; annoyance
inexperienced recruit, especially in the police or armed forces; novice; amateur
foolish or stupid person; unlearned, ignorant, or simple person
long, straight, narrow cut or opening; slot; pocket
small fragment or piece,  especially a small piece of bread or other food; broken or cut off
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static     Speak
 
(18)
a. or ad.  
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extremely hard; inflexible; stubbornly unyielding
having no motion; being at rest; fixed; stationary
of no force or weight; not valid; weak; void; null
careful; restrained; calculated; deliberate; regular in rhythm and number
in a state of nature; wild; untamed; uncultivated; inhuman; brutal; not civilized; lacking polish; rude
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tempo     Speak
 
(19)
n.  
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foolish or stupid person; unlearned, ignorant, or simple person
keeping or guarding; care, watch, inspection, for keeping, preservation, or security
forceful, often vindictive anger; fury; just punishment of an offense or crime
container for liquids, having a handle and a lip or spout for pouring; a player who throws the ball to the batter
beat or speed of music; rate or rhythm of activity; pace
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vengeance     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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swamp; bog; low lying wetland with grassy vegetation
the punishment inflicted in return for an injury or an offense; retribution
tricky or dangerous situation; dilemma; troublesome
a piece of metal, or other hard material, bent into a curve or at an angle for catching, holding, or sustaining anything
small cut; V-shaped or U-shaped indentation carved or scratched into a surface
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