GRE Word List


effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation

The meaning of the word effectuate is effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation.

Random words

rapaciousvoracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
manifestopublic declaration of principles; statement of policy
consistencyabsence of contradictions; uniformity; degree of thickness or firmness; Ex. consistency of thick cream; CF. viscous
gougeovercharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
tauntderide or provoke; challenge in derision; N.
imperilput in danger
acousticsscience of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
forgecounterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
lancepierce with a lance; cut into; N: spearlike weapon
apparitionghost; phantom