GRE Word List

ACTUARY

someone who advises insurance companies

The meaning of the word actuary is someone who advises insurance companies.

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WordMeaning
renegadedeserter; traitor; ADJ.
forebearsancestors
abrasiverubbing away; tending to grind down
reclusehermit; loner; ADJ. reclusive
recurrentoccurring again and again
selectivecareful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
optimistperson who looks on the bright side; N. optimism
stricturesevere and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction
apologistone who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
accessibleeasy to approach; obtainable