GRE Word List

EMPATHY

ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy

The meaning of the word empathy is ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy.

Random words

WordMeaning
condoleexpress condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
titularof a title; in name only; nominal; having the title of an office without the obligations; Ex. titular head of the company
oafstupid awkward person; CF. elf
bunglemismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
conduitaqueduct; passageway for fluids
minionservile dependent; obsequious follower
dintmeans; effort; Ex. by dint of hard work
permissiveallowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
nourishmentsomething that nourishes; food
innovationchange; something newly introduced; introduction of something new; V. innovate: begin or introduce (something new); be creative; ADJ. innovative