GRE Word List

CONVENTION

agreement

The meaning of the word convention is agreement.

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WordMeaning
tanto make (skin) tan especially by exposure to the sun
epigrama concise poem dealing pointedly and often satirically with a single thought or event and often ending with an ingenious turn of thought
intriguethe practice of engaging in secret schemes
abeyancea state of temporary inactivity : suspension
behooveto be necessary, proper, or advantageous for
shirkto go stealthily : sneak
obstreperousmarked by unruly or aggressive noisiness : clamorous
inductiveof, relating to, or employing mathematical or logical induction
respirationthe movement of air or dissolved gases into and out of the lungs
fellskin