GRE Word List


the direct opposite

The meaning of the word antithesis is the direct opposite.

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geriatricsa branch of medicine that deals with the problems and diseases of old age and the medical care and treatment of aging people
creeda brief authoritative formula of religious belief
relishcharacteristic flavor
homespunspun or made at home
friskto search (a person) for something (such as a concealed weapon) by running the hand rapidly over the clothing and through the pockets
prateto talk long and idly : chatter
peruseto examine or consider with attention and in detail : study
distraitapprehensively divided or withdrawn in attention : distracted
militiaa part of the organized armed forces of a country liable to call only in emergency
cuisinemanner of preparing food : style of cooking