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GRE Vocabulary: Level 2
arbitrator     Speak
 
(1)
n.  
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quality of being novel; newness; something new and unusual
a bowl-shaped opening at the top of a volcano
something of mixed origin or composition
an imaginary great circle on the surface of the earth passing through the north and south poles
someone chosen to judge and decide the disputed issue;  one having the power to make authoritative decisions
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beneficial     Speak
 
(2)
a. or ad.  
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inattentive or unmindful; lacking all memory; forgetful
sheer, light, delicate, or tenuous
complex; elaborate; having many complexly arranged elements
present or potential but not evident or active; dormant; hidden
helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
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cobbler     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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lack of courage to face danger; extreme timidity; base fear of danger or hurt; lack of spirit
title or degree of nobility
one who mends or makes boots and shoes; deep-dish fruit pie with a thick top crust; an iced drink made of wine
dim or intermittent flicker or flash of light; faint glow; shimmer
light; brightness; fierce or angry stare
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culinary     Speak
 
(4)
a. or ad.  
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causing horror and repugnance; frightful and shocking
of or relating to or used in cooking; relating to a kitchen
not capable of being cured; beyond the power of skill or medicine to remedy
interested in making money; profit-oriented; hired for service in a foreign army
isolated; excluded; estranged; having become indifferent or hostile to one's peers or social group
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divulge     Speak
 
(5)
v.  
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crawl or creep on ground; remain prostrate
reveal; make known to the public
make amends, as for sin or fault; pay for; turn away from sin
trade goods or services without the exchange of money
defame; destroy confidence in; disbelieve
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entity     Speak
 
(6)
n.  
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the impression produced by pressure or printing; distinctive influence; impress firmly in the mind
the file of documents on a subject; a bundle of writings or documents relating to one matter or subject
enjoying yourself when you are not working; entertainment
act of gratifying, or pleasing, either the mind, the taste, or the appetite
real being; something that exists as a particular and discrete unit; fact of existence
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forte     Speak
 
(7)
n.  
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highly viscous or semisolid substance used on the skin as a cosmetic, emollient, or medicament; salve
particular skill; special talent
short, usually comic dramatic performance or work
a kind or category; band; ribbon
male goose; fool and simpleton; look or glance
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graphic     Speak
 
(8)
a. or ad.  
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not obligatory; left to choice; not compulsory or automatic
the subject in will or act to authority; willing to obey; submissive to restraint, control, or command
represented by graph; described in vivid detail; clearly outlined
very wicked; infamous by being extremely wicked
feeling about to vomit; causing uneasiness
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hefty     Speak
 
(9)
a. or ad.  
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generous; high-minded; chivalrous
of considerable weight; heavy; rugged and powerful
of or relating to or having vessels that conduct and circulate fluids
having supreme rank or power; self-governing; excellent; independent
enacted by statute; depending on the statute for its authority
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implore     Speak
 
(10)
v.  
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float in air ,especially by magical means
impose fine or tax; collect payment
beg for urgently; make an earnest appeal
advertize in strongly positive terms; praise excessively; show off
ruin; lay waste; destroy; make desolate
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jest     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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deed; action; act performed for amusement; joke
legal delay of payment; suspension of an ongoing or planned activity
temporary moderation of disease symptoms; cancellation of debt; lessening of intensity or degree
type or class; a kind of literary or artistic work
intense adverse criticism; artillery designed to shoot upward at airplanes; public-relations spokesperson
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mecca     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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something that encircles like a belt; zodiac, also, the equator; circumference
ship, particularly a heavy ship; the body of a ship or decked vessel of any kind; excessively muscled person
a place that is regarded as the center of an activity or interest; goal to which adherents of religious faith
belly, or that part of the body between the thorax and the pelvis
sheep; flesh of a sheep;  loose woman; prostitute
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overhaul     Speak
 
(13)
v.  
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bend the knee; fall or rest on the knees
organize opposition to authority; make revolution
display in order to impress others; swagger; walk with a lofty proud gait
examine or go over carefully for needed repairs; make extensive renovations or revisions on; renovate
trace again; go back over something, usually in an attempt of rediscovery
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pantry     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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length of time spent in a particular way; allotted amount; limitation or restriction
aircraft supported only by the dynamic action of air against its surfaces
unit of weight for precious stones; a measure of fineness of gold
apartment or closet in which bread and other provisions are kept
laziness; apathy and inactivity in the practice of virtue; any of several slow-moving arboreal mammals
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recount     Speak
 
(15)
v.  
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put out by legal process; expel; eject; oust
narrate or tell; count over again
keep back or from; withhold; restrain from proceeding; stay or stop; delay
cause to be uneasy; wear away
handle with skill;  exercise effectively; have power over; a rule or manage
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rite     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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established ceremony prescribed by a religion
slight hint or indication; slight understanding
the moist, sticky mixture, especially of mud and filth; earth, rocks, or clay excavated in mining
sacred or holy place; a private place where one is free from intrusion
connection; tie; core or center
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sedate     Speak
 
(17)
a. or ad.  
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fearful; frightful; extremely bad
composed, and dignified in character or manner
hesitant; not fully worked out or developed; experimental; not definite or positive
short-handed; clandestine; marked by deception
not sexual in nature; of or relating to the philosophical views of Plato and his successors
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spacious     Speak
 
(18)
a. or ad.  
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in coma; extremely sleepy; unconscious
insignificant; tiny; weak; of inferior size, strength
wide; generous or large in area or extent; sizable
gloomy; dismal; dark, colorless, or cheerless
extremely hungry; exhausted through want of food or drink
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swine     Speak
 
(19)
n.  
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wedding ceremony; social event at which the ceremony of marriage is performed
long deep cut; deep flesh wound; lively and fluent in discourse; talkative
any animal of the hog kind, especially one of the domestic species; pig
one who mends or makes boots and shoes; deep-dish fruit pie with a thick top crust; an iced drink made of wine
military expeditions undertaken by Christian powers; a series of actions tending toward a particular end
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trivia     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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female fox; a woman regarded as quarrelsome, shrewish, or malicious
someone to investigate and report on a case or to ensure fair play
the steering gear of a ship, especially a tiller or a wheel; position of leadership or control; director
insignificant or inessential matters; trifles
comfort or relieve in sorrow, misfortune, or distress
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