GRE Word List

CONTINGENT

dependent on or conditioned by something else

The meaning of the word contingent is dependent on or conditioned by something else.

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WordMeaning
personifyto conceive of or represent as a person or as having human qualities or powers
tenuoushaving little substance or strength : flimsy
ejaculationan act of ejaculating
meteoricof or relating to a meteor
engagedinvolved in activity : occupied
wispa small handful (as of hay or straw)
pendulouspoised without visible support
infractionthe act of infringing : violation
coupa sudden decisive exercise of force in politics and especially the violent overthrow or alteration of an existing government by a small group : coup d'รฉtat
juncturea point of time