GRE Word List


adequate; (of punishment) severe and well deserved

The meaning of the word condign is adequate; (of punishment) severe and well deserved.

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cedeyield (title or territory) to (esp. after losing a war); surrender formally; N. cession
elysianrelating to paradise; blissful
egressexit; opening for going out; act of going out; OP. ingress
domineerrule over tyrannically
collagework of art put together from fragments
conduitaqueduct; passageway for fluids
fluctuatewaver; shift; rise and fall as if in waves; change or vary irregularly
extirpateroot up; uproot; destroy completely
prosperbecome successful (esp. financially); thrive; grow well; Ex. children prospering under his care
imprudentlacking caution; not prudent; injudicious