GRE Word List

DISCRETION

individual choice or judgment

The meaning of the word discretion is individual choice or judgment.

Random words

WordMeaning
imprudentnot prudent : lacking discretion, wisdom, or good judgment
abortiveprematurely born
academicof, relating to, or associated with an academy or school especially of higher learning
bleakexposed and barren and often windswept
offhandwithout premeditation or preparation : extempore
speechlessunable to speak : dumb
viseany of various tools with two jaws for holding work that close usually by a screw, lever, or cam
vociferousmarked by or given to vehement insistent outcry
slinkto go or move stealthily or furtively (as in fear or shame) : steal
puckerto become wrinkled or constricted