gmat classified 3 – 499 Words

clan

group of people related by blood or marriage

ancestor

someone from whom you are descended

forebear

a person from whom you are descended

fraternal

like or characteristic of or befitting a brother

kinship

relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption

lineage

the kinship relation between an individual and progenitors

marital

of or relating to the state of marriage

maternal

characteristic of a mother

matrilineal

based on or tracing descent through the female line

paternal

characteristic of a father

paternity

the state of being a father

patriarchal

of a social organization with the male as the head

patrilineal

based on or tracing descent through the male line

spouse

a person’s partner in marriage

cargo

goods carried by a large vehicle

freight

goods carried by a large vehicle

importation

the commercial activity of buying goods from another country

dwelling

housing that someone is living in

habitat

the type of environment in which an organism normally lives

habitation

the act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place

haven

a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo

locale

the scene of any event or action

refinery

an industrial plant for purifying a crude substance

reservoir

lake used to store water for community use

roller coaster

elevated railway in an amusement park

sanctuary

a consecrated place where sacred objects are kept

sewage

waste matter carried away in drains

sewer

a conduit that carries away waste water or surface water

hockey

a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of six skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents’ goal with angled sticks

jog

give a slight push to

jolt

move or cause to move with a sudden jerky motion

outdistance

go far ahead of

outfield

the area of a baseball playing field beyond the lines connecting the bases

plummet

drop sharply

slowdown

the act of slowing down or falling behind

soar

rise rapidly

spiral

something wound in a continuous series of loops

stride

walk with long steps

traverse

travel across or pass over

insight

clear or deep perception of a situation

intention

an anticipated outcome that guides your planned actions

orientation

the act of determining one’s position

parental

relating to or characteristic of or befitting a parent

receptive

able to absorb liquid (not repellent)

retentive

having the capacity to hold something

sentiment

a personal belief or judgment

standpoint

a mental position from which things are viewed

prestige

a high standing achieved through success or influence

residue

matter that remains after something has been removed

sediment

matter that has been deposited by some natural process

vestige

an indication that something has been present

wreckage

the remaining parts of something that has been destroyed

logistics

supplying an operation with labor and materials as needed

nutrition

the organic process of nourishing or being nourished

paleontologist

a specialist in fossil organisms and related remains

parapsychology

phenomena that appear to contradict physical laws and suggest the possibility of causation by mental processes

pathology

the branch of medical science that studies diseases

pharmacology

the science or study of drugs: their preparation and properties and uses and effects

physiology

the science dealing with the functioning of organisms

pseudoscience

an activity resembling science but based on fallacious assumptions

socioeconomic

involving social as well as economic factors

sociology

the study and classification of human societies

wholesale

the selling of goods to merchants

culminate

end, especially to reach a final or climactic stage

peak

a V shape

pinnacle

a slender upright spire at the top of a buttress of tower

vertigo

a reeling sensation; a feeling that you are about to fall

auction

the public sale of something to the highest bidder

bargain

an agreement between parties fixing obligations of each

bid

propose a payment

humid

containing or characterized by a great deal of water vapor

inclement

severe, of weather

meteorologist

a specialist who studies processes in the earth’s atmosphere that cause weather conditions

paleoclimatology

the study of the climate of past ages

precipitate

bring about abruptly

smog

air pollution by a mixture of smoke and fog

stratosphere

atmospheric layer between the troposphere and the mesosphere

amber

a hard yellowish to brownish translucent fossil resin

hail

precipitation of ice pellets

atmosphere

the envelope of gases surrounding any celestial body

aurora

bands of light caused by charged solar particles

avalanche

a slide of large masses of snow, ice and mud down a mountain

blast

a sudden very loud noise

crater

a bowl-shaped geological formation at the top of a volcano

deluge

a heavy rain

ecological succession

(ecology) the gradual and orderly process of change in an ecosystem brought about by the progressive replacement of one community by another until a stable climax is established

ecology

the environment as it relates to living organisms

glacier

a slowly moving mass of ice

granite

plutonic igneous rock having visibly crystalline texture

hurricane

a severe tropical cyclone usually with heavy rains and winds

commonplace

completely ordinary and unremarkable

orthodox

adhering to what is commonly accepted

routine

an unvarying or habitual method or procedure

abnormal

not typical or usual or regular

anomalous

deviating from the general or common order or type

exotic

characteristic of another place or part of the world

extraterrestrial

originating, located, or occurring outside Earth

heretical

departing from accepted beliefs or standards

infrequent

not occurring regularly or at short intervals

inverse

turned backward in order or nature or effect

lopsided

having one side lower or smaller or lighter than the other

miracle

a marvelous event brought about by a divine being

montage

sticking together pieces of paper or photographs to form art

novelty

originality by virtue of being refreshingly new

paranormal

not in accordance with or able to be explained by science

unconventional

not conforming to standards

unpredictable

unknown in advance

unrealistic

not realistic

untenable

incapable of being defended or justified

slip

move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner

accidental

happening by chance or unexpectedly or unintentionally

arbitrary

based on or subject to individual discretion or preference

contingent

determined by conditions or circumstances that follow

haphazard

dependent upon or characterized by chance

unbridled

not restrained or controlled

accurate

characterized by perfect conformity to fact or truth

literal

limited to the explicit meaning of a word or text

sophisticated

having worldly knowledge and refinement

adversary

someone who offers opposition

adverse

in an opposing direction

antagonism

an actively expressed feeling of dislike and hostility

antithesis

exact opposite

foe

an armed adversary

hostile

characterized by enmity or ill will

exclusionary rule

a rule that provides that otherwise admissible evidence cannot be used in a criminal trial if it was the result of illegal police conduct

ambiguous

having more than one possible meaning

blur

confuse or make unclear

equivocal

open to two or more interpretations

loom

a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile

obscure

not clearly understood or expressed

potential

existing in possibility

vague

lacking clarity or distinctness

appreciable

enough to be estimated or measured

clarify

make clear by removing impurities or solids, as by heating

explicit

precisely and clearly expressed or readily observable

expressly

with specific intentions

manifestation

a clear appearance

patent

a document granting an inventor sole rights to an invention

pronounced

strongly marked; easily noticeable

remarkable

unusual or striking

specific

stated explicitly or in detail

balance

harmonious arrangement or relation of parts within a whole

bias

a partiality preventing objective consideration of an issue

equilibrium

a stable situation in which forces cancel one another

marginalize

relegate to a lower or outer edge, as of groups of people

marginalize

relegate to a lower or outer edge, as of groups of people

stabilize

support and make steadfast

tendency

an inclination to do something

tilt

lean over; tip

awkward

lacking grace or skill in manner or movement or performance

bizarre

conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual

erratic

liable to sudden unpredictable change

coincide

happen simultaneously

consensus

agreement in the judgment reached by a group as a whole

consistent

the same throughout in structure or composition

intermingle

mix or become mixed

nexus

the means of connection between things linked in series

consensus

agreement in the judgment reached by a group as a whole

consistent

the same throughout in structure or composition

nexus

the means of connection between things linked in series

proportionate

being in due magnitude or extent

symmetry

balance among the parts of something

systematic

characterized by order and planning

tally

the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order

unification

the act of making or becoming a single entity

unison

the state of corresponding exactly

liken

consider or describe as similar or equal

collide

crash together with violent impact

convenient

suited to your comfort or purpose or needs

expedient

appropriate to a purpose

inconvenience

the quality of not being useful

demure

shy or modest, often in a playful or provocative way

severe

unsparing and uncompromising in discipline or judgment

stringent

demanding strict attention to rules and procedures

dilemma

state of uncertainty in a choice between unfavorable options

famine

a severe shortage of food resulting in starvation and death

impoverish

make poor

indigent

poor enough to need help from others

irreconcilable

impossible to bring into accord

quandary

state of uncertainty in a choice between unfavorable options

destabilize

make unsturdy, insecure, or less able to function smoothly

disorder

a condition in which things are not in their expected places

disrupt

make a break in

disruptive

characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination

disturbance

activity that is a malfunction, intrusion, or interruption

havoc

violent and needless disturbance

miscellaneous

having many aspects

problematic

making great mental demands

specious

plausible but false

turbulent

characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination

turmoil

a violent disturbance

dissonant

harmonically unresolved

harmonize

bring into accord

incompatible

not in harmonious or agreeable combination

reconcile

come to terms

solidarity

a union of interests or purposes among members of a group

sympathetic

expressing compassion or friendly fellow feelings

prospect

the possibility of future success

endanger

pose a threat to

hazardous

involving risk or danger

imperil

pose a threat to; present a danger to

jeopardize

pose a threat to; present a danger to

menace

something that is a source of danger

precarious

not secure; beset with difficulties

venture

an undertaking with an uncertain outcome

exterminate

kill on a large scale

extinct

no longer in existence

extinction

the state of being no longer in existence

extinguish

put out, as of fires, flames, or lights

mortality

the quality or state of being subject to death

obituary

a notice of someone’s death

perish

pass from physical life

inappropriate

not suitable for a particular occasion or use

inept

generally incompetent and ineffectual

maladaptive

showing faulty adaptation

acute

ending in a sharp point

cogent

powerfully persuasive

intense

possessing a distinctive feature to a heightened degree

vehement

marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions

untainted

(of reputation) free from blemishes

vacancy

an empty area or space

vanish

become invisible or unnoticeable

beatific

resembling or befitting an angel or saint

euphoria

a feeling of great elation

well-being

a contented state of being happy and healthy and prosperous

aftermath

the consequences of an event

calamity

an event resulting in great loss and misfortune

casualty

someone injured or killed in an accident

catastrophe

a sudden violent change in the earth’s surface

doomed

people who are destined to die soon

agitate

move or cause to move back and forth

infest

occupy in large numbers or live on a host

obsess

be preoccupied with something

ailment

an often persistent bodily disorder or disease

allergic

characterized by a physical reaction to a food or substance

amnesia

partial or total loss of memory

arthritis

inflammation of a joint or joints

asthma

respiratory disorder characterized by wheezing

convulsion

violent uncontrollable contractions of muscles

cramp

a painful and involuntary muscular contraction

diabetes

a disease characterized by high glucose levels in the blood

encephalitis

inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus

epidemic

a widespread outbreak of an infectious disease

hypertension

a disorder in which blood pressure remains abnormally high

obesity

the condition of being excessively overweight

sunburn

redness of the skin caused by exposure to the rays of the sun

trauma

an emotional wound or shock having long-lasting effects

aversion

a feeling of intense dislike

nuisance

anything that disturbs, endangers life, or is offensive

repellent

serving or tending to cause aversion

blemish

a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something

contaminate

make impure

effluent

water mixed with waste matter

landfill

an area where waste is disposed of by burying it underground

notorious

known widely and usually unfavorably

odor

any property detected by the sense of smell

smear

smudge or soil by smudging

stench

a distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant

melancholy

a constitutional tendency to be gloomy and depressed

depress

push down

dismal

causing dejection

frustrate

hinder or prevent, as an effort, plan, or desire

formidable

extremely impressive in strength or excellence

grim

harshly uninviting or formidable in manner or appearance

horrendous

causing fear or dread or terror

nightmare

a terrifying or deeply upsetting dream

stun

make senseless or dizzy by or as if by a blow

superstition

an irrational belief arising from ignorance or fear

vindictive

disposed to seek revenge or intended for revenge

stinging

(of speech) harsh or hurtful in tone or character

terrify

frighten greatly

indignation

a feeling of righteous anger

inflammatory

arousing to action or rebellion

infuriate

make furious

irate

feeling or showing extreme anger

provocative

serving or tending to excite or stimulate

rage

a feeling of intense anger

resent

feel bitter or indignant about

exhaust

wear out completely

fatigue

temporary loss of strength and energy from hard work

deplore

express strong disapproval of

embarrass

cause to feel self-conscious

thwart

hinder or prevent, as an effort, plan, or desire

torture

infliction of suffering to punish or obtain information

tyrannical

characteristic of an absolute ruler or absolute rule

wasteful

tending to squander

abundant

present in great quantity

adequate

having the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task

affluent

having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value

aggregate

a sum total of many heterogeneous things taken together

altitude

elevation above sea level or above the earth’s surface

ample

more than enough in size or scope or capacity

cumulative

increasing by successive addition

deficient

inadequate in amount or degree

entirety

the state of being total and complete

enumerate

specify individually

exodus

a journey by a group to escape from a hostile environment

fecundity

the state of being fertile or capable of producing offspring

fertile

capable of reproducing

frequency

the number of occurrences within a given time period

fruitful

productive or conducive to producing in abundance

gauge

an instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity

multitude

a large indefinite number

opulent

rich and superior in quality

prolific

intellectually productive

quantitative

expressible as an amount that can be measured

segment

one of several parts that fit with others to make a whole

solely

without any others being included or involved

solo

any activity that is performed alone without assistance

sprinkle

scatter with liquid; wet lightly

substantial

real; having a material or factual existence

sufficient

of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement

proportion

relation with respect to comparative quantity or magnitude

accessory

a supplementary component that improves capability

ancillary

furnishing added support

auxiliary

furnishing added support

derivative

a compound obtained from another compound

inherent

existing as an essential constituent or characteristic

innate

present at birth but not necessarily hereditary

intrinsic

belonging to a thing by its very nature

possessive

serving to express or indicate the act of having

subordinate

an assistant subject to the authority or control of another

adjacent

having a common boundary or edge

adjoin

lie adjacent to another or share a boundary

contiguous

having a common boundary or edge

analogous

similar or equivalent in some respects

antecedent

a preceding occurrence or cause or event

antedate

be earlier in time; go back further

applicable

having relevance

approximate

not quite exact or correct

bilateral

having two sides or parts

binary

of or pertaining to a number system having 2 as its base

comparable

able to be described as similar

comparative

relating to or based on or involving comparison

compatible

able to exist and perform in harmonious combination

complement

something added to embellish or make perfect

complementary

acting as a part that completes another part

concurrent

occurring or operating at the same time

coordinate

of equal importance, rank, or degree

correlate

bear a reciprocal or mutual relation

dichotomy

a classification into two opposed parts or subclasses

disparate

fundamentally different or distinct in quality or kind

distinct

constituting a separate entity or part

distinguish

mark as different

diverse

distinctly dissimilar or unlike

diversify

vary in order to spread risk or to expand

egalitarian

favoring social equality

equalize

make equal, uniform, corresponding, or matching

equidistant

the same distance apart at every point

equilateral

having all sides of the same length

equivalent

being essentially equal to something

heterogeneity

the quality of being diverse and not comparable in kind

homogeneous

all of the same or similar kind or nature

horizontal

parallel to or in the plane of the horizon or a base line

identical

being the exact same one

integral

existing as an essential constituent or characteristic

irrelevant

having no bearing on or connection with the subject at issue

linkage

the act of connecting things

mutual

common to or shared by two or more parties

parallel

being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting

pertain

be relevant to

relevant

having a bearing on or connection with the subject at issue

resemble

be similar or bear a likeness to

similarity

the quality of being alike

affinity

a natural attraction or feeling of kinship

antiquated

so extremely old as seeming to belong to an earlier period

antique

made in or typical of earlier times and valued for its age

bygone

well in the past; former

cliche

a trite or obvious remark

conventional

following accepted customs and proprieties

hoary

having gray or white hair as with age

stale

lacking freshness, palatability, or showing deterioration

stereotype

a conventional or formulaic conception or image

incipient

only partly in existence; imperfectly formed

novice

someone new to a field or activity

pristine

immaculately clean and unused

arcane

requiring secret or mysterious knowledge

mysterious

beyond ordinary understanding

mystic

beyond ordinary understanding

cue

a reminder for some action or speech

furtive

secret and sly or sordid

informant

a person who supplies facts or knowledge

prowl

move about in or as if in a predatory manner

secretary

an assistant who handles correspondence and clerical work

suggestive

tending to imply

authentic

not counterfeit or copied

factual

existing in reality

genuine

not fake or counterfeit

batch

a collection of things or persons to be handled together

bout

a contest or fight

bunch

a grouping of a number of similar things

cluster

a grouping of a number of similar things

calorie

unit of heat raising 1 gram of water by 1 degree centigrade

centimeter

a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter

pint

a United States liquid unit equal to 16 fluid ounces

ration

a fixed portion that is allotted

slice

a thin flat piece cut off of some object

beneficial

promoting or enhancing well-being

edge

a line determining the limits of an area

vantage

place or situation affording some benefit

necessitate

require as useful, just, or proper

chronic

long-lasting or characterized by long suffering

coherent

marked by an orderly and consistent relation of parts

constant

uninterrupted in time and indefinitely long continuing

continuation

the act of continuing an activity without interruption

continuous

moving in time or space without interruption

durability

permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force

duration

the period of time during which something continues

eternal

continuing forever or indefinitely

longevity

the property of having lived for a considerable time

perennial

lasting an indefinitely long time

periodic

happening or recurring at regular intervals

permanent

continuing or enduring without marked change in status

perpetuate

cause to continue or prevail

persistent

stubbornly unyielding

progressive

favoring or promoting modern or innovative ideas

successive

following in order without gaps

sustain

lengthen or extend in duration or space

lease

a contract granting use or occupation of property

incoherent

without logical or meaningful connection

inconsistent

displaying a lack of regularity

intermittent

stopping and starting at irregular intervals

temporary

not permanent; not lasting

brevity

the attribute of being short or fleeting

compact

closely and firmly united or packed together

sketchy

giving only major points; lacking completeness

superficial

of, affecting, or being on or near the surface

succinct

briefly giving the gist of something

complex

complicated in structure

complexity

the quality of being intricate and compounded

convoluted

highly complex or intricate

inexplicable

incapable of being explained or accounted for

inextricable

incapable of being disentangled or untied

intricate

having many complexly arranged elements; elaborate

profound

situated at or extending to great depth

complex

complicated in structure

complexity

the quality of being intricate and compounded

convoluted

highly complex or intricate

inexplicable

incapable of being explained or accounted for

inextricable

incapable of being disentangled or untied

intricate

having many complexly arranged elements; elaborate

profound

situated at or extending to great depth

consequence

a phenomenon that is caused by some previous phenomenon

crucial

of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis

dominant

most frequent or common

elite

a group or class of persons enjoying superior status

essential

basic and fundamental

fatal

bringing death

fatality

the quality of being able to cause death

momentous

of very great significance

paramount

having superior power and influence

pivotal

being of crucial importance

primary

of first rank or importance or value

signify

denote or connote

substantive

having a firm basis in reality and therefore important

elementary

of or being the essential or basic part

inconsequential

lacking worth or importance

marginal

at or constituting a border or edge

minuscule

very small

negligible

so small as to be meaningless; insignificant

nuance

a subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude

peripheral

on or near an edge or constituting an outer boundary

periphery

the outside boundary or surface of something

trivial

(informal) small and of little importance

unobtrusive

not undesirably noticeable

configuration

an arrangement of parts or elements

contour

a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height

exterior

situated in the outdoors or outside of a building

ostensible

appearing as such but not necessarily so

profile

an outline of something, especially a face from the side

crinkle

make wrinkles or creases on a smooth surface

cumbersome

difficult to handle or use because of size or weight

unwieldy

difficult to use or handle because of size or weight

underweight

being very thin

hitherto

up to this point; until the present time

ensue

take place or happen afterward or as a result

eventual

expected to follow in the indefinite future

posthumous

occurring or coming into existence after a person’s death

postpone

hold back to a later time

subsequent

following in time or order

ultimate

furthest or highest in degree or order; utmost or extreme

simultaneously

at the same instant

synchronize

happen at the same time

sequence

a following of one thing after another in time

imminent

close in time; about to occur

instantaneous

occurring with no delay

precaution

a measure taken in advance to ward off impending danger

precede

be earlier in time

predate

be earlier in time; go back further

predecessor

one who precedes you in time

preliminary

preceding or in preparation for something more important

primitive

characteristic of an earlier ancestral type

primordial

having existed from the beginning

proactive

causing something to happen rather than waiting to respond

prompt

according to schedule or without delay

unprecedented

novel; having no earlier occurrence

dense

having high compaction or concentration

intimate

marked by close acquaintance, association, or familiarity

replete

filled to satisfaction with food or drink
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