Gmat&NEWS vocabulary list #3 – 44 Words

obstinate

marked by tenacious unwillingness to yield

deterrent

something immaterial that interferes with action or progress

languid

lacking spirit or liveliness

erratic

liable to sudden unpredictable change

exorbitant

greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation

jubilant

full of high-spirited delight

onerous

burdensome or difficult to endure

stake

a strong wooden or metal post driven into the ground

wield

handle effectively

latter

the second of two or the second mentioned of two

invoke

request earnestly; ask for aid or protection

censorship

deleting parts of publications or theatrical performances

tad

a slight amount or degree of difference

brunt

the main part, especially of a force or shock

grievance

a complaint about a wrong that causes resentment

concise

expressing much in few words

negate

make ineffective by counterbalancing the effect of

sumptuous

rich and superior in quality

supersede

take the place or move into the position of

proficient

having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude

scrupulous

characterized by extreme care and great effort

divest

take away possessions from someone

impede

be a hindrance or obstacle to

ailment

an often persistent bodily disorder or disease

respiration

a single complete act of breathing in and out

abdominal

relating to or near the middle region of the body

termite

whitish soft-bodied ant-like social insect that feeds on wood

colossal

so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe

facilitate

make easier

expulsion

the act of forcing out someone or something

fermentation

breaking down an organic substance, as sugar into alcohol

elapse

pass by

predicate

involve as a necessary condition of consequence

veracious

habitually speaking the truth

unwonted

out of the ordinary

inclination

the act of bending forward

voluble

marked by a ready flow of speech

arduous

characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion

predicament

an unpleasant or difficult situation

plague

any large-scale calamity

intrinsic

belonging to a thing by its very nature

pronounce

speak or utter in a certain way

genus

taxonomic group containing one or more species

complement

something added to embellish or make perfect
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