GRE Word List

CREDENCE

belief

The meaning of the word credence is belief.

Random words

WordMeaning
privationlack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive
rendezvousmeeting place; meeting at a set time or place; V.
equityfairness; justice; OP. inequity
occludeshut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
rostrumraised platform for speech-making; pulpit
ponderoushaving great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
adversegoing against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile
anticlimaxletdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting
ingraineddeeply established; firmly rooted; Ex. ingrained dirt/prejudice
unsullieduntarnished; CF. sully