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Greek List 8

CHROM COLOR ETHNO RACE or CULTURE GAMY MARRIAGE GNO KNOW HELIO SUN -ISM BELIEF PATH/PATHO…

Greek & Latin Roots

[image]anthropo human being [image]aster, astro star [image]baro pressure [image]biblio, bibli book [image]bio life [image]chrom color…

GRE

zany comic; crazy; N: clown; comical person (given to outlandish behavior) zeal eager enthusiasm (to…

GRE

abjure to renounce or reject solemnly; to recant; to avoid adumbrate to foreshadow vaguely or…

GRE

alloy to commingle; to debase by mixing with something inferior appropriate to take for one’s…

GRE

   EXTEMPORANEOUS    Improvised    PERFIDY    Breaking an agreement    PREDILECTION    Disposition that favors something.    PERSPICACIOUS     Acutely perceptive    PREVARICATE    Avoiding…

GRE

   ACERBIC    (adj.) Having a sour or bitter taste; sharp; biting.    AGGRANDIZE        (v.) To increase in…

GRE

   ACUMEN    (n.) Keen, accurate judgement or insight.    ADULTERATE    (v.) To reduce purity by combining with…

GRE

   ABATE    (v.) To lessen in intensity or degree.    ACCOLADE    (n.) An expression of praise.    ADULATION…

GRE

   ABSCOND     (v.)  To depart clandestinely; to steal off and hide.    ABERRANT    (adj.) Deviating from the…

GRE Words (3 and 4)

maladroit unskillful; awkward; tactless carnal earthly; not spiritual; merely human  carnal desire, the carnal world aerate…

GRE Vocabulary (Set 4)

cloying indulging to excess coffer a strongbox, safe, or large chest for money cognate related,…

GRE Vocabulary (Set 3)

munificent 1. very liberal in giving or bestowing; lavish2. characterized by great liberality or generosity…

GRE Vocabs

acerbic having a sour or bitter taste or character; sharp; biting aggrandize to increase in…

GRE Vocab

Aberrant “I feel homosexuality is an aberrant, unnatural, and sinful lifestyle, and we now know it…

GRE Vocab

soporific dolt sleep-inducing block head ant: alert, awake, energized, lively, exciting, exhilarating, inciteful, inspiring, stimulating   paramour…

GRE Verbal Flashcards

abjure to reject; abandon formally abscond to leave secretly acidulous   sour in taste or manner….