GRE Word List

DEFAULT

failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V.

The meaning of the word default is failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V..

Random words

WordMeaning
imprudentlacking caution; not prudent; injudicious
fiatcommand; arbitrary order; Ex. presidential fiat; CF. let it be done
profounddeep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
loutclumsy person; ADJ. loutish; CF. from countrysides ?
fundamentalbasic; primary; essential
putrefymake or become putrid; N. putrefaction
regimentmilitary unit; V: subject to strict order; Ex. regimented society
natationswimming
ruddyreddish; (of the face) reddish and healthy-looking
propitiateappease; conciliate; make peaceful; ADJ. propitiatory