GRE Word List

CUMULATIVE

increasing by successive additions

The meaning of the word cumulative is increasing by successive additions.

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WordMeaning
potentateruler
effronteryshameless boldness : insolence
misconductmismanagement especially of governmental or military responsibilities
demoniacpossessed or influenced by a demon
resuscitateto revive from apparent death or from unconsciousness
counterpartone of two corresponding copies of a legal instrument : duplicate
volatilecharacterized by or subject to rapid or unexpected change
impetusa driving force : impulse
peerone that is of equal standing with another : equal
precursorone that precedes and indicates the approach of another