GRE Word List

DYNAMO

generator for producing electricity; energetic person

The meaning of the word dynamo is generator for producing electricity; energetic person.

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WordMeaning
obviatemake unnecessary; get rid of; Ex. obviate the need
liabilitydrawback; handicap; debts; obligation; responsibility; condition of being liable; ADJ. liable: likely; responsible (for paying)
aversionfirm dislike
patriciannoble; aristocratic; N: person of high rank; aristocrat; CF. member of the governing classes in ancient Rome; CF. plebian
reverenddeserving reverence; N: priest
sobrietymoderation (especially regarding indulgence in alcohol); seriousness
precedentpreceding (in time, rank, etc.)
simpersmirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
gavelhammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
urbanesuave; refined in manner; elegant