GRE Word List


lack of agreement or harmony (as between persons, things, or ideas)

The meaning of the word discord is lack of agreement or harmony (as between persons, things, or ideas).

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indigencea level of poverty in which real hardship and deprivation are suffered and comforts of life are wholly lacking
quietudea quiet state : repose
palliddeficient in color : wan
loquaciousfull of excessive talk : wordy
seduceto persuade to disobedience or disloyalty
vertebrateany of a subphylum (Vertebrata) of chordates that comprises animals (such as mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fishes) typically having a bony or cartilaginous spinal column which replaces the notochord, a distinct head containing a brain which arises as an enlarged part of the nerve cord, and an internal usually bony skeleton and that includes some primitive forms (such as lampreys) in which the spinal column is absent and the notochord persists throughout life
buffooneryfoolish or playful behavior or practice
vestigea trace, mark, or visible sign left by something (such as an ancient city or a condition or practice) vanished or lost
censurea judgment involving condemnation
propitiateto gain or regain the favor or goodwill of : appease