General Words for GRE and GMAT Advanced #2 – 20 Words

aboveboard

without concealment or deception; honest

goad

stab or urge on as if with a pointed stick

factitious

not produced by natural forces; artificial or fake

convivial

occupied with or fond of the pleasures of good company

vaunt

show off

apposite

being of striking appropriateness and pertinence

fastidious

giving careful attention to detail

ignoble

dishonorable in character or purpose

moot

of no legal significance, as having been previously decided

lionize

assign great social importance to

promulgate

state or announce

aesthete

one who professes great sensitivity to the beauty of art

desiccated

thoroughly dried out

implacable

incapable of being appeased or pacified

quip

a witty saying

bridle

headgear for a horse

Zeitgeist

the spirit of the time

circumscribe

draw a geometric figure around another figure

behoove

be appropriate or necessary

unconscionable

greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation
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