GRE Word List


to correct usually by textual alterations

The meaning of the word emend is to correct usually by textual alterations.

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reprimanda severe or formal reproof
derisionthe use of ridicule or scorn to show contempt
moleculethe smallest particle of a substance that retains all the properties (see property
labilereadily or continually undergoing chemical, physical, or biological change or breakdown : unstable
credentialwarranting credit or confidence
parablea usually short fictitious story that illustrates a moral attitude or a religious principle
libertinea freethinker especially in religious matters
calamitya disastrous event marked by great loss and lasting distress and suffering
serendipitythe faculty or phenomenon of finding valuable or agreeable things not sought for