GRE Word List

CEREBRAL

pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum

The meaning of the word cerebral is pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum.

Random words

WordMeaning
infinitesimalvery small
pathologicalpertaining to disease; N. pathology: study of disease
ebb(of the tide) recede; lessen; diminish; N. OP. flow: rise of tide
shedsmall roofed structure for storage and shelter; V: pour forth; lose by natural process; repel without allowing penetration; radiate; cast; Ex. shed tears/light/water/skin/leaves
omniscientall-knowing
worldlyengrossed in matters of this earth; not spiritual; of the material world
snufflesniffle; sniff repeatedly (in order to keep liquid from running out of the nose)
quarrydig into (to get stone); N: mine; รคผฎภๅ
takeoffburlesque; act of leaving the ground
purportintention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general