GRE Word List

ELASTIC

able to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material

The meaning of the word elastic is able to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material.

Random words

WordMeaning
patrimonyproperty inherited from a father
impassablenot able to be traveled or crossed
pedigreeancestry; lineage
synopticproviding a general overview; summary; N. synopsis
visevice; tool for holding work in place; clamping device
acmepeak; pinnacle; highest point
whetsharpen; stimulate; Ex. whet someone's appetite
manifoldmany in number or kind; numerous; varied
rabblemob; noisy crowd
palpabletangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder