GRE Word List

EMINENT

exhibiting eminence especially in standing above others in some quality or position : prominent

The meaning of the word eminent is exhibiting eminence especially in standing above others in some quality or position : prominent.

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WordMeaning
buccaneerany of the freebooters preying on Spanish ships and settlements especially in 17th century West Indies
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alluvialrelating to, composed of, or found in alluvium
convoketo call together to a meeting
pendingduring
defameto harm the reputation of by communicating false statements about : to harm the reputation of by libel (see libel
attenuateto lessen the amount, force, magnitude, or value of : weaken
cloyingdisgusting or distasteful by reason of excess
resignrelegate
simplisticexcessively simple or simplified : treating a problem or subject with false simplicity by omitting or ignoring complicating factors or details