GRE Word List

CONCOMITANT

that which accompanies; Ex. Deafnes is a frequent concommitant of old age; ADJ: existing or happening together with something else

The meaning of the word concomitant is that which accompanies; Ex. Deafnes is a frequent concommitant of old age; ADJ: existing or happening together with something else.

Random words

WordMeaning
acute(of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
controvertoppose with arguments; attempt to refute; contradict; ADJ. controversial; N. controversy
catechismbook for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize
arboretumplace where different trees and shrubs are studied and exhibited
illusionmisleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
inducepersuade; lead to do something; bring about; N. inducement
loomappear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
wrestobtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
mutilatemaim; injure lastingly; deprive of a limb or an essential part
tantrumfit of bad temper; fit of petulance; caprice; Ex. The child went into tantrums.