GRE Word List

DISTRACT

take (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted

The meaning of the word distract is take (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted.

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WordMeaning
actuarialcalculating; pertaining to insurance statistics
estimable(of a person) worthy of esteem; admirable; deserving esteem; possible to estimate
sleeperone that achieves unexpected success; something originally of little value or importance that in time becomes very valuable
imponderableweightless; that cannot undergo precise evaluation; CF. pound
forsakedesert; abandon; renounce
invalidone incapacitated(disabled) by a chronic illness; ADJ: incapacitated by illness; not valid; null; V: allow to leave (a military force) because of ill-health
coalitionpartnership; league; union of separate political parties
haranguelong, passionate, and vehement speech; V.
plummetfall sharply; fall straight down; Ex. Stock prices plummeted.
unregeneratemaking no attempt to change one's bad practices