GRE Word List


basically different; impossible to compare; unrelated

The meaning of the word disparate is basically different; impossible to compare; unrelated.

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analogysimilarity; parallelism; comparing two similar things
beneficiaryperson entitled to benefits or proceeds of an insurance policy or will
virtuosohighly skilled artist (esp. in music); Ex. piano virtuoso
rickety(of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D
motiftheme; recurrent thematic element in a musical or literary work; single or repeated pattern; figure
untenable(of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
maximproverb; truth pithily stated
intermittentperiodic; on and off; stopping and starting at intervals
insubordinationdisobedience; rebelliousness; ADJ. insubordinate
dowdyuntidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman