GRE Word List


to raise trivial and frivolous objection

The meaning of the word cavil is to raise trivial and frivolous objection.

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wheedleto influence or entice by soft words or flattery
dauntlessincapable of being intimidated or subdued : fearless
indefatigableincapable of being fatigued : untiring
paritythe quality or state of being equal or equivalent
navigabledeep enough and wide enough to afford passage to ships
providencedivine guidance or care
consequentialof the nature of a secondary result : indirect
panaceaa remedy for all ills or difficulties : cure-all
repositorya place, room, or container where something is deposited or stored : depository