GRE Vocab Words
shame or humiliation
a tax on salt in France before the French Revolution
Wealthy, Rich, Prosperous
Infamous, famous or well known, typically for some bad quality or deed
separatist, clan, free thinker, atheist
Sectarianism is a form of prejudice, discrimination, or hatred
a quick, clever reply to an insult or criticism
capturing one's complete attention as if by magic.
"a mesmerizing stare"
truthful and straightforward; unposed
- (of a disease or condition) regularly found among particular people or in a certain area."complacency is endemic in industry today"
- (of a plant or animal) native and restricted to a certain place."a marsupial endemic to northeastern Australia"
a person who is new to a subject, skill, or belief
- a new convert to a religion.
(of an animal) feeding on plants.
"many of the animals intentionally introduced to new habitats have been herbivorous mammals"
severely damaged; devastated.
"he hopes to visit his ravaged homeland"
(of a person) disfigured by age or illness.
"the sad tales and ravaged faces of the cancer victims"
a disease or ailment.
"an incurable malady"
the state of being a lunatic; insanity
deception; a trick
a person with remarkable talent, and talent, which means a special ability to do something well
the quality of being new, original, or unusual.
small and inexpensive toy or ornament.
use or reproduce (another's work) for profit without permission, usually in contravention of patent or copyright."he sold pirated tapes of Hollywood blockbusters"
rob or plunder (a ship)
improvement of a person morally or intellectually