GRE Word List

ANESTHETIC

substance that removes sensation with or without loss of consciousness; N. anesthesia

The meaning of the word anesthetic is substance that removes sensation with or without loss of consciousness; N. anesthesia.

Random words

WordMeaning
stunmake unconscious or numb as by a blow; amaze; astound
willowyflexible; pliant; slender; CF. willow
seditionconduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious
dabblework at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily in a liquid
subjectiveinfluenced by personal feelings; occurring or taking place within the mind; unreal; Ex. subjective sensation of the ghostly presence
earthyunrefined; coarse; of earth; Ex. earthy remarks; OP. ethereal
indeliblenot able to be erased
conduitaqueduct; passageway for fluids
roterepetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote
specksmall piece or mark; Ex. speck of dust in the eye