Beyond Measure!

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Advanced Words Needed for the GRE - Beyond Measure!

Here you will learn some English words about measurement and size, such as "copious", "modest", "slight", etc. that are needed for the GRE exam.

Advanced Words Needed for the GRE
aggregateadjective

formed of separate units gathered into a mass or whole

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appreciableadjective

large or important enough to be measured or noticed

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chronologicaladjective

described or arranged in an order according to which a series of events happened

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commensurateadjective

corresponding in size or degree or extent

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copiousadjective

affording an abundant supply

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coterminousadjective

being of equal extent or scope or duration

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diminutiveadjective

very small

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ephemeraladjective

lasting a very short time

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fleetingadjective

lasting for a markedly brief time

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flushadjective

having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value

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modestadjective

relatively moderate, limited, or small

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pervasiveadjective

spreading or spread throughout

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prodigiousadjective

far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree

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profoundadjective

of the greatest intensity; complete

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profuseadjective

produced or growing in extreme abundance

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rarefiedadjective

having low density

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repleteadjective

(followed by `with') deeply filled or permeated

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rifeadjective

excessively abundant

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scantadjective

less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so

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slightadjective

small in degree or amount

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celeritynoun

a rate that is rapid

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exiguitynoun

the quality of being meager

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gradationnoun

the act of arranging in grades

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modicumnoun

a small or moderate or token amount

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paucitynoun

an insufficient quantity or number

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raftnoun

(often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent

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slewnoun

(often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent

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surfeitnoun

*** an overabundant supply

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to divergeverb

move or draw apart

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to enumerateverb

specify individually

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to soundverb

to use a sounding line in order to measure the depth of something, particularly a body of water

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