GRE High Frequency Words

October 8, 2012
Barron's GRE 17th Edition High Freq Words

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Friday November 23rd 2012, 4:54 PM
Comment by: om P.
Thanks. these words are helpful and will help me in the SATs
Thursday January 17th 2013, 6:26 AM
Comment by: prithvi K.
Thanq so much........ hope it ll b helpfull to increase my scores
Thursday January 17th 2013, 3:06 PM
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Saturday February 16th 2013, 8:04 AM
Comment by: Abhishek K.
a wonderful list
Wednesday March 13th 2013, 2:52 AM
Comment by: T.Bladel (IA)
I plan on taking GRE this year. I love this list so far.
Friday April 5th 2013, 2:09 PM
Comment by: Susanna P. (PA)
Thanks for doing the work to put this list together. A good place to start in studying for the GREs, especially for finding words that you think you know but don't!
Friday April 12th 2013, 8:20 AM
Comment by: Gajendra (India)
hey.. great work man. It will be wonderful if you could expand the list..
Tuesday May 7th 2013, 3:02 AM
Comment by: Anachronistic (India)
Great conglomeration.
Wednesday May 8th 2013, 3:41 PM
Comment by: Heathyr S.
Oh wow... I didn't know other people could see my lists! I'm glad you're all finding it helpful - I'm using these for my own studies, and most of the words are compiled from The Princeton Review, some from Barron's, and some I have encountered on various practice tests. It seems that I am no longer able to edit this list, as the "Edit" tab has been replaced by a "Comments" tab. However, now that I know others are using them, I will put more in the descriptions from now on. Lol.
Saturday May 11th 2013, 8:00 AM
Comment by: chere (United Kingdom)
Thank you...its very helpful.
Sunday June 23rd 2013, 12:03 AM
Comment by: po M. (NY)
thanks a lot, I love it.
Tuesday July 2nd 2013, 6:52 AM
Comment by: gangadhar P. (India)
Sunday July 7th 2013, 9:14 AM
Comment by: pawan335 (India)
hey bro.. awesome work
Monday July 15th 2013, 6:11 PM
Comment by: vocabchamp (India)
Thanks a lot for this list..!
Wednesday July 17th 2013, 5:00 AM
Comment by: Madhulika M. (India)
This is great! My very first list on vocabulary.com and Im loving the way your algorithms work towards helping us memorise words :)
Sunday July 21st 2013, 8:57 AM
Comment by: Glitchminion (Singapore)
Tuesday July 30th 2013, 10:02 PM
Comment by: The Learner (India)
Yeah but other GRE lists should be included like the ones ith more difficult words.
Sunday August 4th 2013, 1:06 AM
Comment by: Sushant M. (India)
thanks for list and really appreciate your effort.....
Sunday August 4th 2013, 3:43 PM
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Friday August 30th 2013, 9:01 PM
Comment by: Naveen T. (India)
It was very useful. Thanks for everything...
Friday September 6th 2013, 7:15 PM
Comment by: Gaurav Raj (India)
Thanks man! great work.
Saturday September 7th 2013, 10:25 PM
Comment by: Lorimer D.
Thank you
Tuesday September 10th 2013, 4:51 PM
Comment by: jay C.
Thanks for sharing this list.
Friday September 13th 2013, 3:15 PM
Comment by: Tirzah I. (WA)
Most of these words are not too challenging for an adult native English speaker. Still the list is a useful refresher and I've personally discovered that while I may be able to use these words in conversation, my spelling is terrible!
Tuesday September 24th 2013, 2:08 PM
Comment by: Nikhita V.
Thanks a lot for this list!
Monday September 30th 2013, 1:23 AM
Comment by: Mehwish K. (Pakistan)
Great list.But have few drawbacks,majority of the correct options are placed at the A.This gives a tendency to challenge taking student to choose option A.Otherwise it is great.
Tuesday October 1st 2013, 2:42 PM
Comment by: chaitanya (India)
I was so gratitude for your hard work for this like of explanation in GRE words.....Thanks a lot
Tuesday October 1st 2013, 2:47 PM
Comment by: chaitanya (India)
I could not find the word in VOCABULARY site.............
the word is


am i correct gemial..
Monday October 21st 2013, 11:09 PM
Comment by: Vinodini R.
Its so generous of you to share you hard work in making this list...It surely helps me in securing good score..Thanks a lot :)
Friday November 1st 2013, 12:17 PM
Comment by: Jamil F. (Bangladesh)
Saturday November 23rd 2013, 11:13 AM
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Saturday November 23rd 2013, 11:13 AM
Comment by: Tara (KY)
Love it, great list!!!!!!!!!
Monday November 25th 2013, 10:22 PM
Comment by: Ilyas K.
thank you for sharing.
Tuesday January 21st, 5:18 PM
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Wednesday January 22nd, 6:01 PM
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Wednesday January 22nd, 6:16 PM
Comment by: minecraft guy (Australia)
Saturday February 15th, 10:56 PM
Comment by: bright J.
Thanks, the vocabulary list is fantastic, but is there any vocabulary list caontaing important news vocabulary?
Saturday February 22nd, 12:37 PM
Comment by: Nahid R. (Bangladesh)
Thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!!
The list is really good!!
Sunday February 23rd, 4:13 AM
Comment by: hua T. (IL)
Tuesday March 4th, 2:27 AM
Comment by: Ankit G. (India)
A child's play!!
Check out the GRE KILL LIST. It's tough and much more relevant.
Tuesday March 4th, 2:30 AM
Comment by: Ankit G. (India)
Friday March 21st, 8:05 PM
Comment by: Ms. Reinhardt (IA)
I think Silvabalan T. has taken the GRE, gotten into a great PhD program and has forgotten all about us. :-( Regardless, thank you!
Tuesday April 22nd, 10:16 AM
Comment by: Dhruv S. (India)
Thanks.. thought of compiling the same but fortunately found this.. saved a lot of time. :)
Wednesday April 23rd, 6:04 AM
Comment by: Abdallah I. (Norway)
Awesome word list.its very helpful and am gaining confidence as i practice for the GRE
Tuesday May 6th, 10:47 AM
Comment by: Adithya V. (India)
Thank u so much. So much helpful. Learning has become effortless.
Monday May 26th, 2:25 PM
Comment by: Khaled S. (Algeria)
Thank you gays it is amazing work
Monday June 2nd, 1:45 AM
Comment by: Danish D. (India)
Very helpful for GRE. Contains all high frequency words.
Tuesday June 3rd, 5:28 AM
Comment by: Sukriti S.
Good list. Thank you.
Monday June 30th, 4:43 AM
Comment by: Probiotics A. (Bangladesh)
It's really useful
Tuesday July 1st, 4:46 PM
Comment by: Bhala (India)
Thanks a lot for the list :)
Wednesday July 30th, 8:52 PM
Comment by: Lindsay H. (AL)
Very helpful. Thank you!
Sunday August 3rd, 5:29 AM
Comment by: Liz (Philippines)
Oh, I must learn these words! Thank you, too, for sharing this! ^o^
Friday August 8th, 6:35 AM
Comment by: kanishkanamdeo (India)
very helpful, thank you!
Friday August 15th, 5:19 PM
Comment by: Mahbub A Hira (Bangladesh)
Thanks for sharing. Helping me a lot...:)
Monday August 25th, 11:11 PM
Comment by: Fiona L. (Canada)
Thank you! This list is very helpful.

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