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Build Your Vocabulary w/ GRE Buddy

GRE Buddy enables you to master the essential vocabulary required for standardized tests like the SAT & GRE.

  • Version: 1.0 beta
  • Size: 238KB
  • Category: Reference
  • Price: Free

This solid reference app features 5,000 different words in a flashcard-format presentation. It is a learning tool great for tests like the GRE, SAT, LSAT, GMAT, MCAT, ACT, TOEFL, and IELTS. Simply flip through the words to test yourself, then click on the flashcard to reveal the definition. For challenging words that you’d like to come back to later, star them and they will be saved. To access your starred words (as well as sort the database of words by beginning letter), tap the drop-down menu at the top left of the app.


  • Flashcard based presentation
  • 5,000 unique words
  • Simple, minimalist UI

Areas for improvement:

  • Add a bookmark to save your spot in the list of flashcards
  • Option to randomize words displayed (not just alphabetical order)

Conclusion: If you’re studying for any admissions type test that involves vocabulary, this app is a must. And even if you’re not, it’s a great learning tool to have in your pocket.

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