GRE Word List

ANALOGY

a comparison of two otherwise unlike things based on resemblance of a particular aspect

The meaning of the word analogy is a comparison of two otherwise unlike things based on resemblance of a particular aspect.

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WordMeaning
bouillona clear seasoned soup made usually from lean beef
epitheta characterizing word or phrase accompanying or occurring in place of the name of a person or thing
quaintpleasingly or strikingly old-fashioned or unfamiliar
crossa structure consisting of an upright with a transverse beam used especially by the ancient Romans for execution
whittlea large knife
annalsa record of events arranged in yearly sequence
megalomaniaa mania (see mania
maxima general truth, fundamental principle, or rule of conduct
parasitean organism living in, on, or with another organism in order to obtain nutrients, grow, or multiply often in a state that directly or indirectly harms the host (see host
irateroused to ire