GRE Word List

CONCEDE

admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal

The meaning of the word concede is admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal.

Random words

WordMeaning
invalidateweaken; destroy; make invalid; nullify
spatsquabble; minor dispute; minor quarrel
imminentimpending; near at hand
dynamicenergetic; vigorously active
embezzlementtaking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)
manifoldmany in number or kind; numerous; varied
machiavelliancrafty; double-dealing; of the political doctrine of Machiavelli, which holds that craft and deceit are justified in pursuing political power
askewcrookedly; slanted; at an angle
exhilaratinginvigorating and refreshing; cheering; V. exhilarate: make cheerful and excited; Ex. exhilarated by the ride in the sports car
dictumauthoritative and weighty statement (made by a judge in court); saying; maxim; CF. obiter dictum: incidental, nonbinding remark (something said in passing)