GRE Word List



The meaning of the word contrive is devise.

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secularof or relating to the worldly or temporal
disengageto release from something that engages or involves
resortone that affords aid or refuge : resource
euphemismthe substitution of an agreeable or inoffensive expression for one that may offend or suggest something unpleasant
innovationa new idea, method, or device : novelty
sustenancemeans of support, maintenance, or subsistence : living
ascribeto refer to a supposed cause, source, or author : to say or think that (something) is caused by, comes from, or is associated with a particular person or thing
depictto represent by or as if by a picture