GRE Wordlist Vocabulary : Starting Alphabet ‘C’ (Multiple Choice Questions)


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Question 1
clandestine
A
n. swimming
B
adj. secret
C
v. delay; dawdle
D
v. occupy fully
Question 2
clangor
A
n. lethargy; sluggishness
B
n. conciseness
C
n. business person; contractor
D
n. Loud; resounding noise
Question 3
clapper
A
adj. restrained; self-controlled
B
n. striker (tongue) of a bell
C
adj. unreal; grotesque
D
adj. slightly obscure
Question 4
clarion
A
n. A bad-tempered or surly person
B
adj. stingy; mean
C
adj. thin; slight
D
n. Shrill; trumpetlike sound
Question 5
claustrophobia
A
adj. immature; shallow
B
n. fear of being locked in
C
n. casual and offhand; arrogant
D
n. generosity
Question 6
clavicle
A
adj. coming from the side
B
n. mass of material sticking together
C
n. collarbone
D
adj. enormous; marvelous
Question 7
cleave
A
adj. cheating; deceitful
B
v. turn into a god; idolize
C
v. split asunder
D
n. adherence to established rules or procedures
Question 8
cleft
A
adj. Sticky; gluey
B
adj. very bad
C
n. split
D
adj. separated; alienated
Question 9
clemency
A
n. longing; urge
B
n. disposition to be lenient; mildness as of the weather
C
n. idle person; male bee
D
adj. giving off an odor
Question 10
cliche
A
n. phrase culled in meaning by repetition
B
n. act of dissecting living animals
C
adj. widespread; affecting the majority of people
D
n. formal essay
Question 11
clientele
A
n. officeholder
B
adj. deserving high respect
C
n. body of customers
D
n. revenging agent
Question 12
climactic
A
v. confuse; upset
B
v. maim
C
n. the smallest particle (one or more atoms) of a substance that has all the properties of that substance
D
adj. relating to the highest point
Question 13
clime
A
n. drawback; debts
B
adj. vague; hazy
C
n. region; climate
D
adj. unable to compromise about points of doctrine; dogmatic
Question 14
clique
A
v. violate; desecrate
B
n. social outcast
C
n. A small group of people with shared interests
D
n. poem or song expressing lamentation
Question 15
cloister
A
n. monastery or convent
B
n. calmness; peace
C
n. inhabitant of
D
n. belief on slight evidence
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