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Flashcards in Cracking the GRE 5 Deck (15):
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List

Verb: to tilt or lean to one side

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Meet

Adj: fitting, proper

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Nice

Adj: fastidious, extremely precise

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Pied

Adj: multicolored

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Rail

Verb: to complain about bitterly

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Quail

Verb: to lose courage

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Qualify

Verb: to limit

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Tender

Verb: to proffer or offer

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Wag

Noun: a wit, a joker

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Abjure

Verb: to renounce or reject, to recant

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Adumbrate

Verb: to foreshadow or intimate

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Anathema

Noun: a solemn or ecclesiastical curse, a loathed thing or person

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Anodyne

Noun/Adj.: soothing, something that soothes

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Apostate

Noun: one who abandons long-held religious or political convictions.

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Apotheosis

Noun: deification, glorification of someone or something