GRE Word List

DEFAULT

failure to do something required by duty or law : neglect

The meaning of the word default is failure to do something required by duty or law : neglect.

Random words

WordMeaning
paraphrasea restatement of a text, passage, or work giving the meaning in another form
jaunta usually short journey or excursion undertaken especially for pleasure
subsequentfollowing in time, order, or place
respitea period of temporary delay
exultto be extremely joyful : rejoice
writsomething written : writing
dowdynot neat or becoming in appearance : shabby
defameto harm the reputation of by communicating false statements about : to harm the reputation of by libel (see libel
ecologista branch of science concerned with the interrelationship of organisms and their environments
assiduousshowing great care, attention, and effort : marked by careful unremitting attention or persistent application