GRE Word List


the uppermost point : vertex

The meaning of the word apex is the uppermost point : vertex.

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distractto draw or direct (something, such as someone's attention) to a different object or in different directions at the same time
avidcharacterized by enthusiasm and vigorous pursuit : very eager and enthusiastic
convertto bring over from one belief, view, or party to another
sharda piece or fragment of a brittle substance
inamorataa woman with whom one is in love or has intimate relations
nepotismfavoritism (as in appointment to a job) based on kinship
contemptthe act of despising : the state of mind of one who despises : disdain
fashionthe prevailing style (as in dress) during a particular time
outragean act of violence or brutality