GRE Word List

DISTANT

separated in space : away

The meaning of the word distant is separated in space : away.

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WordMeaning
witticisma cleverly witty and often biting or ironic remark
murkycharacterized by a heavy dimness or obscurity caused by or like that caused by overhanging fog or smoke
potpourria mixture of flowers, herbs, and spices that is usually kept in a jar and used for scent
obliqueneither perpendicular nor parallel : inclined
functionaryone who serves in a certain function
nascentcoming or having recently come into existence
sundryincluding many things of different kinds : miscellaneous
trimto remove by or as if by cutting
precariousdependent on chance circumstances, unknown conditions, or uncertain developments
shrewany of a family (Soricidae) of small chiefly nocturnal insectivores related to the moles and distinguished by a long pointed snout, very small eyes, and short velvety fur