GRE Word List

AUTOPSY

examination of a dead body; postmortem; V.

The meaning of the word autopsy is examination of a dead body; postmortem; V..

Random words

WordMeaning
drabdull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life
emancipateset free; liberate
opportunistindividual who sacrifices principles for expediency by taking advantage of circumstances; N. opportunism
quixoticidealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
loungestand, sit, or lie in a lazy, relaxed way
archaeologystudy of artifacts and relics of early mankind
cognitivehaving to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
languishlose animation or strength
mottobrief statement used to express a principle
venalcapable of being bribed; corrupt; CF. vernal