GRE Word list

Free GRE wordlist practice test

GRE practice test

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The sentence completion type of questions and the verbal section in general depends greatly on having a good vocabulary. We have pooled together some words which have appeared frequently on the GRE.

The list has been compiled by looking primarily at two types of words

a. Frequently appearing on the GRE

b. Diffcult but important words- Most people find these more difficult than other words.

Smart GRE word list

The test engine Remembers the words you get incorrect, and presents that word to you again, after a few questions, till you get that word's meaning correct. The repeated word, will get a fresh set of options as well.

 The test tries its best to ensure that you get better at the meaning of words you find difficult. And to ensure you don't memorize the correct option, the second time a word is presented, a fresh set of options is generated. The test engine might even decide to change a synonym question to an antonym question and vice versa.

GRE wordlist question types

The questions in the word list practice can be broadly classified into one of the following types...


You will have to choose the word that is closest in meaning to the word in question.


You will have to choose the word that is opposite to the meaning of word in question.


Irrespective of whether you get wordlist question correct or not, you will be shown the explanation. You will be shown a list of synonyms and antonyms to the word in question. Please take some time to ensure you are familiar with all the words given in this list.