GRE Word List

ANODYNE

drug that relieves pain or trouble; ΑψΕλΑ¦; opiate; ADJ. Ex. anodyne statement

The meaning of the word anodyne is drug that relieves pain or trouble; ΑψΕλΑ¦; opiate; ADJ. Ex. anodyne statement.

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WordMeaning
verbosewordy; N. verbosity
plauditpraise; enthusiastic approval; round(succession or series) of applause; ADJ. plauditory; CF. applaud
promptcause; urge; provoke; provide a cue (for an actor); ADJ: done without delay; done at the right time; punctual; on time; N: reminder or cue
gerontologystudy of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
responsivenessstate of reacting readily to appeals, orders, etc.; ADJ. responsive: readily reacting; Ex. responsive to treatment
infidelunbeliever (with respect to a particular religion)
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