GRE Word List

COGNITIVE

having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing

The meaning of the word cognitive is having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing.

Random words

WordMeaning
eclipsedarken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
balefulevil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
ornateexcessively or elaborately decorated
resurgerise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
opportunetimely; well-chosen
dwindleshrink; reduce gradually
acquittaldeliverance from a charge; V. acquit: free from a charge or accusation; discharge from a duty; conduct (oneself) in a specified manner
premonitoryserving to warn
hereafterlife after death
sluggardlazy person