GRE, TOEFL, IELTS vocabulary exercises and tests

Advanced words in this activity sets are chosen from very advanced list of English Vocabulary, which is especially tested in GRE, TOEFL, IELTS and similar exams.

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group 6 vocabulary

Tedious – in a sentence

Definition of Tedious Tedious Meaning:[adj] using or containing too many words; [adj] so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness;   Synonym of Tedious: (another word):#boring, deadening, dull, ho-hum, irksome, long-winded, prolix, slow, tiresome, uninteresting, verbose, wearisome Antonym of Read More …

Repudiate – in a sentence

Definition of Repudiate Repudiate Meaning:[v] refuse to acknowledge, ratify, or recognize as valid; [v]cast off or disown; [v] reject as untrue, unfounded, or unjust;   Synonym of Repudiate: (another word): #renounce Antonym of Repudiate: (opposite word): #acknowledge, admit, allow, avow, concede, confirm, Read More …

Plethora – in a sentence

Definition of Plethora Plethora Meaning:[n] extreme excess Synonym of Plethora: (another word): #abundance, cornucopia, feast, plenitude, plentitude, plenty Antonym of Plethora: (opposite word):#deficiency, inadequacy, use Plethora in a sentence Other Interesting Vocabulary to learn:

Obfuscate – in a sentence

Definition of Obfuscate Obfuscate Meaning:[v] make obscure or unclear Synonym of Obfuscate: (another word):#becloud, befog, blur, cloud, fog, muddy, confuse Antonym of Obfuscate: (opposite word): #clarify, clear up, elucidate use Obfuscate in a sentence Other Interesting Vocabulary to learn:

Lachrymose – in a sentence

Definition of Lachrymose Lachrymose Meaning:[adj] showing sorrow and crying easily Synonym of Lachrymose: (another word): #dolorous, sorrowful, tearful, weeping Antonym of Lachrymose: (opposite word): # happy, jocose, jovial, lighthearted use Lachrymose in a sentence Other Interesting Vocabulary to learn:

Haughtiness – in a sentence

Definition of Haughtiness Haughtiness: [n] overbearing pride evidenced by a superior manner toward inferiors   Synonym of Haughtiness: (another word):#arrogance, highhandedness, lordliness Antonym of Haughtiness: (opposite word):#humility, modesty, unassumingness, unpretentiousness use Haughtiness in a sentence Other Interesting Vocabulary to learn:

Enshroud – in a sentence

Definition of Enshroud Enshroud:[v ]cover, hide in a way that makes seeing or understanding difficult Synonym of Enshroud: (another word): #cover, hide, shroud,bury, camouflage, Antonym of Enshroud: (opposite word):  #disclose, display, divulge, expose, reveal, show, use Enshroud in a sentence Other Interesting Read More …

Credulous – in a sentence

Definition of Credulous Credulous:[adj] disposed to believe on little evidence; ready to believe [adj] showing a lack of judgment or experience; Synonym of Credulous: (another word):  #credible, overcredulous, unquestioning Antonym of Credulous: (opposite word): #incredulous use Credulous in a sentence Other Interesting Read More …

Blighted – in a sentence

Definition of Blighted Blighted:[adj] damaged; destroyed; ruined by a disease that affects plants Synonym of Blighted: (another word): #destroyed, spoilt Antonym of Blighted: (opposite word): #reconditioned, recovered, redeemed use Blighted in a sentence Other Interesting Vocabulary to learn:

Abstain – in a sentence

Definition of Abstain Abstain:[v] choose to refrain [v] refrain from,go without; withdraw   Synonym of Abstain: (another word):  #desist, refrain Antonym of Abstain: (opposite word): #submit, have, ingest, take, take in use Abstain in a sentence Other Interesting Vocabulary to learn:

Newly added words

Abrogate – in a sentence

Definition of Abrogate Abrogate:[v] revoke formally,cancel; deny; to abolish; to do away with Synonym of Abrogate: (another word): #abolish, annul, avoid, cancel, disannul, dissolve, Antonym of Abrogate: (opposite word): #legislate; establish, found, institute; formalize, legalize, use Abrogate in a sentence Other Interesting Read More …

Tawdry – in a sentence

Definition of Tawdry Tawdry:[adj] cheap and shoddy;cheap and poor in appearance or quality [adj] tastelessly showy; Synonym of Tawdry: (another word): # brassy, cheap, cheapjack, flash, flashy, garish, gaudy, gimcrack, in poor taste(p), inferior, loud, meretricious, shoddy, tacky, tasteless, tatty, trashy Read More …

Reprieve – in a sentence

Definition of Reprieve Reprieve:[n] the act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment [n] a warrant granting postponement (usually to postpone the execution of the death sentence) [n] an interruption in the intensity or amount of something [n] a (temporary) relief Read More …

Plausible – in a sentence

Definition of Plausible Plausible:[adj] appearing to merit belief or acceptance; [adj]within the realm of credibility; [adj] likely but not certain to be or become true or real; [adj] apparently reasonable and valid Synonym of Plausible: (another word): arguable, believable, convincing, credible, Read More …

Obdurate – in a sentence

Definition of Obdurate Obdurate:[adj] showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings; [adj] stubbornly persistent in wrongdoing, obstinate, stubborn Synonym of Obdurate: (another word): #cussed, flinty, hardhearted, heartless, obstinate, stony, unregenerate, unregenerated, unrepentant Antonym of Obdurate: (opposite word): #acquiescent, agreeable, amenable, use Obdurate in Read More …

Laceration – in a sentence

Definition of Laceration Laceration:[n] a deep cut, the act of lacerating [n] a torn ragged wound Synonym of Laceration: (another word): incision, gash, rent, rip# Antonym of Laceration: (opposite word): no antonym use Laceration in a sentence Other Interesting Vocabulary to learn: Read More …

Hasten – in a sentence

Definition of Hasten Hasten:[v] act or move at high speed; [v] of bodily processes such as fever, illness, etc. [v] speed up the progress of; facilitate; Synonym of Hasten: (another word):  # hurry, induce, look sharp, pelt along, race, rush, rush Read More …

Ensconce – in a sentence

Definition of Ensconce Ensconce:[v] establish firmly in a position [v]:hide something Synonym of Ensconce: (another word): #install, lodge, nestle, perch, roost, settle Antonym of Ensconce: (opposite word): #display, exhibit# use Ensconce in a sentence Other Interesting Vocabulary to learn:

Creditable – in a sentence

Definition of Creditable Creditable:[adj] praiseworthy, worthy of often limited commendation; [adj] worthy of being accepted as true or reasonable   Synonym of Creditable: (another word): #applaudable, commendable, admirable Antonym of Creditable: (opposite word): # censurable, discreditable, illaudable, use Creditable in a sentence Read More …

Blatant – in a sentence

Definition of Blatant Blatant:[adj] conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry; [adj] completely obvious; without any attempt at concealment Synonym of Blatant: (another word): #blazing, clamant, clamorous, conspicuous, noisy, open, strident, unconcealed Antonym of Blatant: (opposite word): # concealed, hidden, invisible# use Read More …