GRE Word List

ATYPICAL

not normal; not typical

The meaning of the word atypical is not normal; not typical.

Random words

WordMeaning
suppressput an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
proprietyfitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary
abbreviateshorten
lineagedescent; ancestry
countenanceapprove; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
kneadmix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
incubatehatch; warm (eggs) with the body to promote hatching; maintain at optimal environment conditions for development; be holding in one's body an infection which is going to develop into a disease; N. incubation; CF. incubation:disease
floridruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose
accretiongrowth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete
deflectturn aside; turn away from a straight course