GRE Word List


not openly shown, engaged in, or avowed : veiled

The meaning of the word covert is not openly shown, engaged in, or avowed : veiled.

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compensatoryto be equivalent to : counterbalance
seedycontaining or full of seeds
leewayan allowable margin of freedom or variation : tolerance
noosea loop with a slipknot that binds closer the more it is drawn
orgysecret ceremonial rites held in honor of an ancient Greek or Roman deity and usually characterized by ecstatic singing and dancing
confidantone to whom secrets are entrusted
venturesomeinclined to court or incur risk or danger : daring
reprobatean unprincipled or depraved person : scoundrel
asteroidany of the small rocky celestial bodies found especially between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter
elusivetending to elude: such as