GRE Word List


to find out or learn with certainty

The meaning of the word ascertain is to find out or learn with certainty.

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waxa substance that is secreted by bees and is used by them for constructing the honeycomb, that is a dull yellow solid plastic when warm, and that is composed primarily of a mixture of esters, hydrocarbons, and fatty acids : beeswax
allureto entice by charm or attraction
integrityfirm adherence to a code of especially moral or artistic values : incorruptibility
efficacythe power to produce an effect
magnitudegreat size or extent
tessellatedhaving a checkered appearance
vilemorally despicable or abhorrent
encumberweigh down
covertnot openly shown, engaged in, or avowed : veiled
devoteean ardent follower, supporter, or enthusiast (as of a religion, art form, or sport)