GRE Word List


father; become the father of; produce; give rise to

The meaning of the word beget is father; become the father of; produce; give rise to.

Random words

eventualhappening at last as a result; Ex. eventual victory
condimentsseasonings; spices
derivativeunoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
flukeunlikely occurrence; stroke of fortune; accidental stroke of good luck; ADJ. fluky
orificemouthlike opening; small opening (esp. to a cavern or passage of the body); CF. mouth
curbchain or strap used with a bit to restrain a horse; something that checks; V: check; restrain
transgressionviolation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
despottyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
knottyintricate; difficult; tangled; CF. knot