GRE Word List

CRUX

a puzzling or difficult problem : an unsolved question

The meaning of the word crux is a puzzling or difficult problem : an unsolved question.

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WordMeaning
maniacalaffected with or suggestive of madness
enraptureto fill with delight
asepticpreventing infection
equivocateto use equivocal language especially with intent to deceive
generateto bring into existence: such as
repressto check by or as if by pressure : curb
paramourlover
punyslight or inferior in power, size, or importance : weak
paradoxone (such as a person, situation, or action) having seemingly contradictory qualities or phases
primpto dress, adorn, or arrange in a careful or finicky manner