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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exposurethe fact or condition of being exposed: such as
prohibitivetending to prohibit or restrain
discernibleable to be perceived by a sense (such as sight or smell) or by the mind : capable of being discerned
fawningseeking or used to seek approval or favor by means of flattery
reinstateto place again (as in possession or in a former position)
eccentricitythe quality or state of being eccentric
tableta flat slab or plaque suited for or bearing an inscription
pretendto give a false appearance of being, possessing, or performing
subpoenaa writ commanding a person designated in it to appear in court under a penalty for failure
rancidhaving an unpleasant smell or taste usually from chemical change or decomposition