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


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Question 1
context
A
adj. not native; strange
B
adj. penitent
C
n. writings preceding and following the passage quoted
D
n. remainder; balance
Question 2
contiguous
A
v. wallow
B
n. plot outline; screenplay
C
adj. adjacent to; touching upon
D
adj. combative; disposed to fight
Question 3
continence
A
n. accidental transposition of sounds in successive words
B
n. self-restraint; sexual chastity
C
adj. ugly
D
adj. suitable to debate or courts of law
Question 4
contingent
A
adj. conditional
B
n. seasonings; spices
C
adj. elastic; having the power of springing back
D
v. shrink back; flinch
Question 5
contortions
A
n. twistings; distortions
B
adj. prankish; gay
C
adj. quarrelsome
D
adj. pertaining to farewell
Question 6
contraband
A
n. disease communicator
B
n. crevice
C
adj. mischievous; humorous
D
n. illegal trade; smuggling
Question 7
contravene
A
v. emphasize
B
v. contradict; oppose: infringe on or transgress
C
n. meeting
D
adj. lower
Question 8
contrite
A
adj. living at the same time as; contemporary
B
adj. penitent
C
v. examine in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order
D
n. writings preceding and following the passage quoted
Question 9
contrived
A
adj. forced; artificial
B
n. three-pronged spear
C
adj. imposing; impressive
D
v. link as in a chain
Question 10
controvert
A
adj. extremely poisonous
B
v. oppose with arguments; contradict
C
n. controlling force
D
v. reject; mock
Question 11
contumacious
A
v. recover
B
adj. fleeting; vanishing
C
adj. disobedient; resisting authority
D
n. society ruled by the wealthy
Question 12
contusion
A
v. very carefully
B
n. mythical figure; half man and half horse
C
adj. displaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness
D
n. bruise
Question 13
conundrum
A
n. riddle; difficult problem
B
n. distance around something; circumference
C
adj. unrestrained; excessive
D
adj. too particular; fussy
Question 14
convene
A
adj. mutually destructive
B
v. assemble
C
adj. occurring at the same time
D
v. worsen; embitter
Question 15
convention
A
n. social or moral custom; established practice
B
adj. slavish; cringing
C
adj. wasteful; reckless with money
D
adj. suffering from a disease; destroyed
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