GRE Word List


quote; commend; Ex. cited for bravery in an official record

The meaning of the word cite is quote; commend; Ex. cited for bravery in an official record.

Random words

premiseassumption; postulate; proposition upon which an argument is based
abetassist usually in doing something wrong; encourage
sanguineoptimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red
compellingoverpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
feinttrick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.
beneficialhelpful; useful; advantageous
obstinatestubborn; hard to control or treat; Ex. obstinate cough; N. obstinacy
succumbyield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness
intermittentperiodic; on and off; stopping and starting at intervals
migratorywandering; V. migrate: move from one region and settle in another; move periodically from one region to another