GRE Word List

ABSOLUTE

complete; totally unlimited; having complete power; certain; not relative; Ex. absolute honesty/ruler; CF. absolutism

The meaning of the word absolute is complete; totally unlimited; having complete power; certain; not relative; Ex. absolute honesty/ruler; CF. absolutism.

Random words

WordMeaning
maudlineffusively sentimental
saboteurone who commits sabotage; destroyer of property; N. sabotage: destruction of property (usually carried out secretly)
hemsurround tightly so that movement is impossible; Ex. hem in; N.
suppressput an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
proverbadage; someone or something well known for notoriety; ADJ. proverbial: of a proverb; widely known; ADV. proverbially
insubstantiallacking substance; insignificant; frail; immaterial
perspicacious(of someone) having insight; penetrating; astute
annexattach; add to a large thing; take possession of; incorporate (territory) into a larger existing political unit (by force); N: building added to a large one
reciprocalmutual; given and received in return; exchangeable; interacting; Ex. reciprocal trade agreement
franticwild; distraught as from fear or worry; Ex. frantic with fear