GRE Word List


opposite; ADJ.

The meaning of the word converse is opposite; ADJ..

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gistessence; main point; substance
serendipitygift for finding valuable things by accident; accidental good fortune or luck; CF. The Three Princes of Serendip
nurturenourish; feed; educate; rear; care for while it is growing or developing; foster; cultivate; N: something that nourishes; rearing
gruesomegrisly; horrible
prominentprotruding(sticking out); conspicuous; notable; eminent
restraintmoderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction
eccentricityoddity; idiosyncrasy
gallowsframework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
carrionrotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
solicitentreat; request earnestly; seek to obtain; Ex. solicit votes; CF. solicitor: one who solicits; chief law officer