GRE Word List

EMPIRICAL

originating in or based on observation or experience

The meaning of the word empirical is originating in or based on observation or experience.

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WordMeaning
pompositypompous demeanor, speech, or behavior
discreditto refuse to accept as true or accurate : disbelieve
grimfierce in disposition or action : savage
ferreta domesticated usually albino, brownish, or silver-gray animal (Mustela putorius furo) that is descended from the European polecat
sallowany of several Old World broad-leaved willows (such as Salix caprea) including important sources of charcoal and tanbark
capriciousgoverned or characterized by caprice : impulsive
irrepressibleimpossible to repress, restrain, or control
subalternparticular with reference to a related universal proposition
expatriatebanish
communalof or relating to one or more communes