GRE Word List

DEMOGRAPHIC

related to population balance; N. demography: statistical study of human population

The meaning of the word demographic is related to population balance; N. demography: statistical study of human population.

Random words

WordMeaning
referendumdirect vote by all the people
natalconnected with birth; CF. prenatal; CF. postnatal
metemeasure; distribute; administer; Ex. mete out justice/punishment
decryexpress strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films
reckoncount; calculate; regard as; think; suppose
delvedig; search deeply; investigate
aloofapart; not open in one's relationship with other people; reserved; ADV.
incorporealwithout a material body; insubstantial
dinghysmall boat (often ship's boat)
tenderoffer formally; extend; Ex. tender one's resignation/the exact fare; N: formal offer; money; Ex. legal tender; ADJ: young and vulnerable; sensitive to the touch; sore; soft; delicate; Ex. child of tender years; Ex. tender wound