GMAT RC77 – 94 Words

inflexibility

the quality of being rigid and rigorously severe

adjoin

lie adjacent to another or share a boundary

expel

eliminate

forbid

command against

femininity

the trait of behaving in ways considered typical for women

gratification

the act or an instance of satisfying

diminish

decrease in size, extent, or range

ad

a public promotion of some product or service

bass

the lowest part of the musical range

boost

increase

basin

a bowl-shaped vessel used for holding food or liquids

bonnie

very pleasing to the eye

expedite

process fast and efficiently

dog

a canine domesticated by man since prehistoric times

Eros

god of love; son of Aphrodite; identified with Roman Cupid

illusionist

someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience

causative

producing an effect

distinguishable

capable of being perceived as different or distinct

basement

the lowermost portion of a structure below ground level

gradient

a graded change in the magnitude of something

dummy

a figure representing the human form

expedient

appropriate to a purpose

accident

an unfortunate mishap

catch

take hold of so as to seize or stop the motion of

accelerate

move faster

cope

come to terms with

blend

mix together different elements

discomfort

the state of being tense and feeling pain

improvise

manage in a makeshift way; do with whatever is at hand

fission

reproduction of a unicellular organism by cell division

institute

set up or lay the groundwork for

generational

of or relating to a generation

conjecture

believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds

barely

in a sparse or scanty way

drill

a tool for making holes in hard materials

dispense

administer or bestow, as in small portions

consuming

very intense

goody

something considered choice to eat

banker

a financier who owns or is an executive in a bank

such

of so extreme a degree or extent

equitable

fair to all parties as dictated by reason and conscience

conglomerate

collect or gather

deploy

place troops or weapons in battle formation

modern

ahead of the times

confession

an admission of misdeeds or faults

comfortable

providing or experiencing physical well-being or relief

band

an unofficial association of people or groups

counter

a calculator recording the number of times something happens

ball

an object with a spherical shape

famine

a severe shortage of food resulting in starvation and death

confer

present

anatomical

of or relating to the branch of morphology that studies the structure of organisms

ballet

a theatrical performance of a story by trained dancers

cyclic

marked by repeated series of events

Eyre

a shallow salt lake in south central Australia about 35 feet below sea level; the largest lake in the country and the lowest point on the continent

embrace

squeeze tightly in your arms, usually with fondness

balance

harmonious arrangement or relation of parts within a whole

improper

not suitable or right or appropriate

cogent

powerfully persuasive

constituent

one of the individual parts making up a composite entity

deconstructionist

of or concerned with the philosophical theory of literature known as deconstructionism

amiable

diffusing warmth and friendliness

amenable

disposed or willing to comply

cosmos

everything that exists anywhere

ambition

a strong drive for success

indie

not affiliated with a major recording company

complexity

the quality of being intricate and compounded

fragmentation

the separation of something into pieces or particles

bug

general term for any insect or similar creeping or crawling invertebrate

coffee

a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans

dell

a small wooded hollow

designate

design or destine

exceeding

far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree

backing

the act of providing approval and support

disapprove

consider something to be bad, wrong, or inappropriate

contraband

distributed or sold illicitly

allusion

passing reference or indirect mention

hazardous

involving risk or danger

elevate

raise from a lower to a higher position

decompose

break down

clarify

make clear by removing impurities or solids, as by heating

combination

the act of bringing things together to form a new whole

hybrid

a composite of mixed origin

excavator

a workman who excavates for foundations of buildings or for quarrying

equal

having the same quantity, value, or measure as another

hospitable

disposed to treat guests and strangers with generosity

Aztec

a member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in Mexico that was overthrown by Cortes in 1519

herring

a commercially important fish that is often eaten as food

Hawthorne

United States writer of novels and short stories mostly on moral themes (1804-1864)

curiosity

a state in which you want to learn more about something

axis

a straight line through a body or figure

father

a male parent

catastrophe

a sudden violent change in the earth’s surface

childbirth

the parturition process in human beings
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