GRE Word List
Achievement meaning | Achievement in a Sentence | Most common words in English #shorts
Achievement meaning | Achievement i...
The meaning of the word efficacy is power to produce desired effect; ADJ. efficacious: effectual.
|servitude||slavery; compulsory labor imposed as a punishment|
|adverse||going against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile|
|medium||element that is a creature's natural environment; nutrient setting in which microorganisms are cultivated; appropriate occupation or means of expression; channel of communication; compromise; middle position between extremes; intervening substance through which something else is transmitted|
|quagmire||bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself|
|esoteric||hard to understand; known only to the chosen few, esp. initiates; N. esoterica|
|insensible||unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible|
|trim||make neat or tidy by clipping; reduce by removing what is unnecessary; ornament; decorate (round the edges); Ex. trim the cost; Ex. jacket trimmed with fur; N. ADJ: tidy; in good order|
|serrated||having a sawtoothed edge; Ex. serrated leaf|