GRE Word List


standing by itself : separate

The meaning of the word detached is standing by itself : separate.

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proselytizeto induce someone to convert to one's faith
firebranda piece of burning wood
premisea proposition antecedently supposed or proved as a basis of argument or inference
scuffleto struggle at close quarters with disorder and confusion
stumpthe basal portion of a bodily part remaining after the rest is removed
cunningdexterous or crafty in the use of special resources (such as skill or knowledge) or in attaining an end
pusillanimouslacking courage and resolution : marked by contemptible timidity
refuteto prove wrong by argument or evidence : show to be false or erroneous
itinerarythe route of a journey or tour or the proposed outline of one
accompliceone associated with another especially in wrongdoing