GRE Word List


acting rapidly or violently

The meaning of the word drastic is acting rapidly or violently.

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apparentopen to view : visible
neophytea new convert : proselyte
aversehaving an active feeling of repugnance, dislike, or distaste
pellucidadmitting maximum passage of light without diffusion or distortion
astigmatisma defect of an optical system (such as a lens) causing rays from a point to fail to meet in a focal point resulting in a blurred and imperfect image
insubordinationdisobedient to authority
semblanceoutward and often specious appearance or show : form
obliterateto remove utterly from recognition or memory
dooma law or ordinance especially in Anglo-Saxon England