GRE Word List

APEX

tip; summit; climax; highest point

The meaning of the word apex is tip; summit; climax; highest point.

Random words

WordMeaning
veneraterevere; treat with great respect
mausoleummonumental tomb; large stately tomb; CF. Mausolos
unwieldyawkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
prosaiclacking in imagination; dull and unimaginative; matter-of-fact(concerned with facts, not imagination or feelings); factual; CF. prose
roilmake liquids murky by stirring up sediment; disturb
writhetwist in coils; contort in pain
incoherentunintelligible; muddled; unable to express one's thoughts in an orderly manner; illogical; lacking cohesion; not coherent
ostensibleapparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
consortassociate with; keep company; N: husband or wife (or a ruler)
swervedeviate; turn aside sharply from a straight course; Ex. swerve from the principle; Ex. The car swerved to the right.