GRE Word List

ASTEROID

small planet

The meaning of the word asteroid is small planet.

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WordMeaning
armadafleet of warships
somaticpertaining to the body; bodily; physical
zanycomic; crazy; N: clown; comical person (given to outlandish behavior)
cohesiontendency to keep together
relapsereturn to a former state (esp. after improvement); N.
prodigiousenormous; marvelous; extraordinary; Ex. prodigious amount/memory
pivotalof a pivot; central; critical; crucial
significantexpressing a meaning; important; Ex. significant smile; N. significance: importance; meaning; V. signify: denote; mean; signal; make known; matter; be significant
overthrowtopple; N.
knackspecial talent; art