GRE Word List

CONVICTION

judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief

The meaning of the word conviction is judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief.

Random words

WordMeaning
illusivedeceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
cachehiding place; V.
hordecrowd; swarm
rammale sheep; V. strike or drive against with a heavy impact
acidulousslightly sour (in taste or manner); sharp; caustic
seedyrun-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
suppliantentreating; beseeching; N.
obsequiousslavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
subsidesink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate
upshotoutcome; final result