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High Frequency GRE Words

HigherEduBlog High Frequency GRE Words – 3

Here’s the third list of High Frequency GRE Words from HigherEduBlog Team. If you haven’t checked High Frequency GRE Words -1  & High Frequency GRE Words – 2 , then check it out. Many more lists of High Frequency GRE words to come.

High Frequency GRE Words

1. Banality: dullness
Sentence: His expression of greatness was not just a mere banality

2. Immolation: sacrifice for sacred reasons
Sentence: When republics encounter setbacks those in power are marked by immolation

3. Animus: active dislike, hatred
Sentence:  His feeling was not a dislike; there was a deep violent animus in his heart.

4. Bastion: fortification , fertility
Sentence:  They are stroming the bastions of democracy.

5. Leviathan: something that is huge
Sentence: His eyes got struck to the huge manuscript and it seemed impossible that a publisher can be found to publish this levithan

6. Welter: a confused mass, Turmoil(state of confusion)
Sentence: Deeply involved in the welter of casual news about welfare, the morale of struggling people was not understood.

7. Magnitude: greatness of something Continue reading

High Frequency GRE Words

HigherEduBlog High Frequency GRE Words – 2

Finally here’s the Second list of High Frequency GRE Words from HigherEduBlog Team. After some thorough analysis of GRE by the HigherEuBlog Team, we finally come across with High Frequency GRE Words – 2. If you haven’t checked the first part of High Frequency GRE Words then check it out. Many more lists of High Frequency GRE words to come.

High Frequency GRE Words

1. Paragon: A perfect example of something
Sentence: She was a paragon of wifely virtues

2. Vindication: Discharge from a punishment, exculpate
Sentence: His long trial ended in vindication

3. Gusto: Enjoyment, enthusiasm
Sentence: The youth tackled the job with a great gusto

4. Accolade : an award/honour
Sentence: She received an accolade for her good deeds.

5. Veracity: truthfulness
Sentence: you can always trust the veracity of his demands

6. Profundity: depth
Sentence: we are forced to respect the profundities of his thoughts

7. Exuberance: enthusiasm
Sentence: Part of her charm is the exuberance in her spirits

8. Éclat: slenderness
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High Frequency GRE Words

HigherEduBlog High Frequency GRE Words – 1

Almost every GRE test taker is having problem with the GRE words. We recently got many mails regarding the High Frequency GRE words as many of the students can’t mug up those 4000 words. The readers insisted us to suggest them the High Frequency GRE words and rightly so we decided to help all the GRE test takers with the High Frequency GRE words. So here’s the 1st list of High Frequency GRE Words from HigherEduBlog Team. Many more lists of High Frequency GRE words to come.

High Frequency GRE Words

1. Derision: To insult someone by making fun, laugh out loudly at someone.
Sentence: There was a look of derision on the face of the head waiter.

2. Harridan: short tempered scolding women
Synonyms: Virago, termagant
Sentence: That old harridan aunt of yours has been talking melodrama.

3. Debauchery: excessive indulgence in physical activities, immoral activities
Sentence: why do you yourselves bray before them in their dance of debauchery?

4. Intransigent:  Unwillingness to compromise
Synonyms : contumacy, stubborn, adamant.
Sentence: Intransigence and rebellion are characteristics of those people.

5. Invective: A speech full of Abusive words, To attack with words
Sentence: Victor Hugo excoriated Napoleon with magnificent invective.

6. Austerity: Severe Simplicity, Sternness
Sentence: We can Smile now at the austerity of scotch Calvinists.

7. Voracity: to eat excessively , Greedy
Sentence: Our tax bill is sufficient to meet the voracity of an extravagant administration.

8. Wastrel: A person who spends too much, a spendthrift
Sentence: Generally children of rich personalities are Wastrel.

9. Ingrate : ungreatfull person
Sentence: Aaron Burr was a traitor and an ingrate.
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