GRE Word List


opponent; enemy

The meaning of the word adversary is opponent; enemy.

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ratiocinationreasoning; act of drawing conclusions from premises; V. ratiocinate: reason logically
supinelying on back; passive; inactive; Ex. The defeated pugilist lay supine; Ex. supine acceptance of the decision
shrewscolding woman; very small mouselike animal
degeneratebecome worse in quality; deteriorate; ADJ: having become worse; Ex. a degenerate species; N: depraved or corrupt person
panoramicdenoting an unobstructed and comprehensive view; N. panorama: unbroken view of a wide area
creepmove with body close to the ground; move stealthily or slowly; N.
shysterlawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner
lucideasily understood; clear; intelligible; N. lucidity